In this six-step guide, we aim to help you solve your data challenges to prepare for advanced analytics, cognitive computing, machine learning and the resulting benefits of AI. We’ll show you how to get your data house in order, scale beyond the proof of concept stage, and develop an agile approach to data management. By continually repeating the steps in this guide, you’ll sharpen your data and shape it into a truly transformational business asset. You’ll be able to overcome some of the most common business problems, and work toward making positive changes:
• Improve customer satisfaction
• Reduce equipment outages
• Increase marketing campaign ROI
• Minimize fraud loss
• Improve employee retention
• Increase accuracy for financial forecasts
This whitepaper first looks at the fundamental requirements that a BI solution should deliver to your company. Next, this whitepaper covers the 11 Key Questions that you should be asking of a future BI technology partner. When the BI provider can answer Yes to all of these questions, you have BI that is capable of fulfilling your analytical and reporting needs .
Birst’s Salesforce Reporting and Analytics helps sales managers analyze all of the critical salesforce.com data to uncover insightful pipeline information. Combining sales data with marketing, financial and operational data to obtain a comprehensive view of the pipeline is where Birst excels.
Discover seven indications that you need advanced analytics for your CRM application and why they matter. Learn about common CRM data analysis pain points and how advanced CRM analytics can solve them.
Covering 23 vendors and 5 market segments, the 2013 Wisdom of Crowds Business Intelligence Market Study helps readers understand the current market landscape including the perceptions and plans of organizations adopting BI solutions, the latest user trends and technology.
This BI guide has 10 real-life business scenarios that will elicit your business intelligence requirements in plain English. Key stakeholders and executive sponsors will get an easy-to-digest view of business intelligence requirements without getting into the details.
Published By: Smartling
Published Date: Jul 17, 2014
Using Smartling’s translation management platform, Hotel Tonight, a popular mobile travel app that provides an easy way to book same-day hotel stays, was able to grow its business internationally. In this case study, you’ll learn about how Hotel Tonight was able to quickly expand into key tourism markets including Mexico, France, Germany, Italy, Spain, Austria, and Belgium, to help them towards their goal of becoming the world’s most-loved hotel book app.
Published By: Marketo
Published Date: Aug 10, 2017
So why is a MarTech stack so critical
to success? At its base, a strategic
MarTech stack is how you can efficiently
and effectively stay connected to your
buyers. And that is critical when you
consider that businesses are competing
on customer experience. In fact, a
Harvard Business Review study, “Designing
a Marketing Organization for the Digital
Age,” described marketing technology
as essential to creating agile and
fluid structures and driving customer
engagement. Teams that use marketing
technology understand that by doing so,
they can gain better insights into the
unique relationships and connections
with their customers and prospects.
Each season, the Movable Ink team looks back at recent campaigns and honors five brands for creating engaging agile email marketing experiences that stood out in the inbox. Download the Spring 2014 edition of The Inkredible Five to see standout emails from brands like Lilly Pulitzer, The Wall Street Journal, and 7 For All Mankind.
Published By: EverString
Published Date: Jun 27, 2018
B2B marketing team needs to be agile. Many aspects of marketing are constantly in motion: your competitors, your customers, your product, even your own sales team and MarTech stack.
You need to be actively exploring tools and technologies that help you spot new opportunities, and help you define and act on those changes to your customer base.
Published By: Workfront
Published Date: Jan 22, 2015
Use this guide to make your transition to Agile marketing as smooth and as simple as possible
Agile is a big transition. Before you dive in, it’s important to take some initial steps to increase the likelihood of a smooth and successful transition.
This guide helps marketing teams take the right steps needed to adopt an Agile marketing process. Read this guide and:
• Get familiar with Agile terminology
• Learn 6 steps to transition to Agile
• Learn how to determine team member’s availability
Stop living in the past and start living in Agile. Download the guide today!
We would focus on a project at a time, and that did not allow us to be adaptable or flexible to handle new initiatives. When an urgent project came along, the team would either stop what it was doing to do the new project or try to work on both simultaneously with the same resources. These shifts were stressful and sapped productivity. But the short, iterative work
The 2015 Waying Real-Time Marketing Report: Making Real-Time Moments Matter is a first-of-its-kind research study aiming to provide the marketing industry with a quantitative baseline for real-time marketing strategy, execution and trends as currently practiced by major brands. In surveying 200 marketing professionals, Director level and above, who are currently practicing real-time marketing at companies with $100 million in revenue or more, the study drives home the understanding that effective real-time marketing cannot consist of a string of sporadic actions. Instead it requires a carefully planned strategy with the resources to discover the right trends, audiences, and content and target them with meaningful marketing experiences at the time.
Published By: Godfrey
Published Date: Oct 24, 2008
Direct marketing has always played a role in B2B marketing programs. But new technologies and audience dynamics are inspiring fresh ways to use strategic, actively-managed and highly-agile database marketing to bring new results. Being successful simply requires a different way of thinking.
Great creative and marketing teams are made up of smart, agile and motivated people who are tech savvy and innovative. People who never stop learning, take risks and deliver incredible work. Our 2018 Salary Guide provides the most accurate data you need to recruit, retain and pay these talented professionals.
We hope this year’s Salary Guide will give you an
edge as you align your business with the right creative and marketing talent.