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How To Architect Your Actionable Marketing Dashboard

Your Marketing dashboard should serve as your vehicle for improving and proving Marketing’s contribution, impact and value.

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How to Make What You’re Counting in Marketing Count

There’s more to Marketing accountability than counting what Marketing does and the costs. Make sure what you’re counting matters to the business.

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Are There Magic Marketing Metrics in the Engagement Economy?

Perhaps you’ve heard that we are in now what is known as the Engagement Economy. Nearly a decade ago, The Institute for the Future, an independent, nonprofit strategic research group, explored what they referred to as the “Burgeoning Economy of Engagement.” The idea has continued to gain traction, and today the basic premise is that […]

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How to Report on the Value Marketing Generates

We suspect your CEO, CFO, COO, or president has a cadence for each function to report on performance. If this is the case, as the Marketing leader you provide some type of report to help your leadership team understand the value of Marketing. We have found, as a part of our dashboard review process, that […]

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Score Big with a Marketing Measurement Playbook

We most often hear about playbooks in reference to sports, but the concept is applicable in almost any industry. A playbook serves as a useful tool to outline a strategy for an activity. We’ve suggested and worked with many customers to help them develop playbooks for improving a variety of Marketing capabilities, including Marketing and Sales […]

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How to Make Marketing Indispensable

We often talk about the value of Marketing. To play a strategic, indispensable role Marketing needs to be valuable. Does it seem like I’m splitting hairs? These two words may seem similar but the meaning is not. The dictionary tells us that “value” is the degree to which something is useful or estimable. Something that […]

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How to Navigate the Winding Road of Accountability

The Marketing budget accounts for more than 10% of revenue in many companies today. As a result, CMOs are often under tremendous pressure to demonstrate their contribution and impact to the business. One proof point is the findings in our MPM Benchmark study Cook Up Your Best Marketing Performance, where 64% of the participants indicated that “the […]

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How to Organize a Stand-out Marketing Planning Session

If you’re like many of our customers, right now you are somewhere in the midst of your planning cycle, working with your partners in Sales, Finance, Product, and IT as you crystallize your Marketing plan. Here’s a bit of advice: Our experience has proven that a collaborative Marketing planning session is an essential step in this process. […]

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Marketing ROI Is a Trap! Here’s How to Avoid It

Given our focus on Marketing Performance Management and Measurement (MPM), we have a lot of conversations with our customers and prospects about Marketing ROI. However, though many of our customers are anticipating advice or information on the subject, they are often surprised when we spend a large part of the time explaining why this measurement […]

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What is the Expected ROI for Your Marketing Plan? And How to Do It

Today’s Marketing leadership is expected to be data-driven and measurement savvy. Your Marketing plan should immediately demonstrate both capabilities. In fact, calculating your Marketing plan ROI should be an integral part of your business processes. Determine your Marketing plan’s ROI by arming your team with data related to finding, keeping and growing the value of […]

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