Many B2B marketers like to think of their organizations as finely tuned vehicles that speed prospects toward the sale—and the organization toward the prospect. It’s a great aspiration. But what if your turbocharged machine is missing its transmission? No matter how hard you put the
Remember the famous tagline for Reese’s Peanut Butter Cups? “Two great tastes that taste great together.” Whether or not you happen to be a peanut butter-and-chocolate fan, content and demand-gen definitely go great together. But to drive qualified leads, you need to combine the two
If the future of tech is cloud, the future has arrived. Why are so many cloud providers struggling to grow revenue at the sensational scale everyone seems to expect? To find out, I recently attended the Amazon Web Services (AWS) Summit in San Francisco, where
You’ve implemented your shiny new marketing automation (Marketo, Pardot, HubSpot, or some similar tool). As part of the demand-gen effort, you’ve built personas for the purchasers and influencers involved in your buyer’s journey. You’ve created lead-generation campaigns and assets to capture and incubate leads.