Healthcare Marketers, It’s Time to Transform

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In healthcare, extraordinary technology and innovative strategies exist side-by-side with last century’s tools, systems, and out-of-date status quo. This old world / new world dichotomy makes healthcare operations difficult and confusing. And it’s the same with healthcare marketing. The promise and payoff of modern marketing often…

Nicci Shaw

How to Maximize Productivity on Your Marketing Team

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Why your organization isn’t producing more As Paul Meyer, a pioneer of the self-improvement industry, once said, “Productivity is never an accident. It is always the result of a commitment to excellence, intelligent planning, and focused effort.” Many organizations struggle with the idea of productivity….

SiriusDecisions: The New Demand Unit Waterfall

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Consider this a B2B marketing nerd alert. We’re about to talk – excitedly, I might add – about funnels, revenue stages, buyer groups, engagement, conversion rates, and a whole bunch of other things that will be an indecipherable snooze-fest to anyone other than dyed-in-the-wool B2B...
Kelsey Franklin

Why “Fulfillment Emails” Are a Best Practice

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Congratulations—you’ve carefully crafted an email that’s attracted engagement from your target audience…Now what? Oftentimes, in the business of writing for marketing, life can seem to revolve around a single email. Sure, in the age of modern marketing and marketing automation, the email itself is a…

Lizzie Catalano

5 Excuses Keeping You From Writing Blogs

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Getting people in your company to write blogs can be tough—heck, even sitting down and having all the motivation in the world to write one yourself can sometimes end in repeatedly banging your head on your keyboard, wondering why you ever decided to try in...
Nikki Flores

Writing Content That Converts: It’s Not Just About the Subject Line Anymore

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True or False? 50 characters, including spaces and punctuation, is all you the room you get to convince someone to open your email. The answer is “kind of true.” Allow me to explain… It is true that 50 characters, including spaces and punctuation, is the...
Nikki Flores

How to Write Content That Is Readable – and Prove It

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When I was a little girl and a budding writer-in-the-making, my sixth grade class had a rare opportunity to interview one of my favorite authors over the phone. I distinctly remember fidgeting with my notebook and wiping the sweat off of my palms right before…

LinkedIn Acquires Fliptop: Is the predictive marketing shoe beginning to drop?

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LinkedIn recently announced that it acquired Fliptop, in what appears to be an asset-oriented acquisition. Here’s the announcement if you didn’t see it yet, and here’s Fliptop’s Founder and CEO, Doug Camplejohn, announcing their acquisition. Congrats to both companies. I think this is an important milestone for Fliptop, obviously, but…