Lucia Novara

A Dash of Creative and a Pinch of MarTech Makes For One Very Successful Interactive Holiday Email

Ah, the agency holiday card kickoff. The directive is always the same, “We want something totally off-the-wall, Big Concept, with bleeding edge tech, that will blow away our clients, and make X Competitor scratch their eyes out with envy. AdWeek should be begging us to...
Nicci Shaw

How to Maximize Productivity on Your Marketing Team

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….

Lucia Novara

A Plea for Value in B2B Content

Let’s start this off with a movie trailer voiceover: “In a world drowning in data, one millennial is taking a stand against meaningless content. No capabilities slides in webinar’s clothing. No infographics without info. No mercy!” I’d watch it. B2B marketing is facing both a…

Theo Romeo

The ROI of Interactive Content: A conversation with Ion co-founder Anna Talerico

I had a reunion of sorts a couple weeks ago with some old friends. And while we were all asking one another how we’d been for the last 10 years and what we did for a living, I started to notice a trending follow-up question….

What Is Predictive Marketing? Tell me in plain language!

You’ve probably been hearing the phrases “predictive marketing” and “predictive analytics” being used more and more. What the heck is predictive marketing, really? We’re going to break predictive marketing down in plain language, right now! What is predictive marketing? Predictive marketing simply means using data science…

What Makes A Truly Great Agency-Client Partnership? Q&A with Taylor Roddy

ID Interview Series: Q&A with Taylor Roddy   These days, Taylor Roddy is the Marketing and Communications Manager for Connect for Health Colorado, Colorado’s state-run health insurance exchange. I met her about 3 years ago when she was working for Kaiser Permanente in Colorado. She…

Jim Ruberto

Dreamforce Keynotes Dominated by Product Announcements and Launches

Dreamforce is a big conference. San Francisco’s Moscone Center was the hub, but this event sprawled into many surrounding hotels and event centers, and transformed a block of Howard St into an artificial turf-covered outdoor conference arena for four days, complete with fine dining, live music, ping…