By integrating marketing with the rest of your company to achieve business goals. A marketing plan is part of the implementation of a business model, which defines a company and its reasons to exist. The Benefits of a Marketing Plan.
A marketing plan is a road map for everyone in your company. Marketing and sales require the best…
Winners question even their own excuses to shed light on potential underlying problems that could threaten the outcome of a plan.
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The difference between “winner” and “loser” is a mindset, not defined partial results, because most successful ideas are preceded by some failed experiments. This involves some frustration. Lack of experience, for example, can…
I do it with creativity and cynicism. Marketers can get out of difficult times by either improving a situation to resemble what it is supposed to be or rethinking a situation to create new value.
Sometimes we change our reality by actively rearranging assets to make a statement. When we can’t change what’s outside, we can be have fun all the same. Being cynical helps.
Remember that “Beauty is in…
Product development means maximising profits by designing products and services to increase their market fit.
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Product Development helps companies to increase their profits.
Many large companies either have Research and Development departments or hire an external firm, to make certain that they achieve optimal product-market fit.
Insights are generated by…
What is key information to learn about my clients for market research?
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I read everywhere that I need to be sending out surveys and getting to know my clients better in order to improve my product, but what questions are important to ask? There are a lot of templates for buyer personas out there and can’t tell what information is…
Horizontal Integration increases market share and prices by building or acquiring other companies.
Companies that choose Horizontal Integration as a growth strategy are trying to control more of their target market, by adding brands and overwhelming their competitors with a higher share of voice.
Controlling more brands in the same industry allows companies to reach different buyer personas, who…
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Owning your supply chain to increase your bargaining power.
Vertical integration allows companies to control supplies and distribution, in order to maintain lower and predictable costs that will give a company an advantage over existing and potential competitors.
Companies need to decide how they will design and build the customer experience to make it advantageous to both parties.Vertical…
Perhaps those who focus on creating value, instead of deliverables.
It is often a courtesy to refer to a worker as a professional, regardless of his job. Professionals often need accreditations and work based on best practices.
We are less professional than a plumber.
I did go to college for my marketing degree, but I don’t need a license to execute ideas that I still don’t have. A “creative”…
By fixing someone else’s problems in exchange for profits.
A business model is an idea validated by facts and interpretation of data. Business models precede strategies and give management the basic tools to create one by organising all the elements that will conform its backbone.
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