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Ideas + insight
How to serve up a refreshing creative brief
Writing a good creative brief is a lot like mixing a good cocktail.
May 26, 2020
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Crunching The Numbers
Whose round is it? Using Arduino to create the T-Bot
Earnest Labs hails contactless charity donation CSR success
Putting the energy problem into our audience’s hands
Often the key to marketing and sales is triggering your audience to realise they have a problem with one hand, and offering them a solution to that very problem with the other.
Your buyers aren’t who you think they are
Do you really know who your buyers are? (Clue: it's not just the C-suite)
Clean the house before you invite people inside
You remember how, when you were a kid, Mum used to make you tidy up the Lego/He-man toys/collected novels of Dostoyevsky before people came round? Turns out, Mum was right. A messy, confusing and trap filled house is no place for a guest.
In defence of complexity
Why is complex different from complicated and why do we assume that simple is the antidote to both?
Where’s the trust gone?
Is there a breakdown of trust between brands and B2B buyers?
B2B Marketing Ignite 2018 sends marketers back to basics
This year’s B2B Ignite conference was packed full of brilliant insights and exceptional guest speakers.
B2B Marketing Ignite 2018: this time with feeling
As B2B marketers, we need to get better at understanding how we make business buyers feel.
We need to drop emotion from B2B marketing
Three years ago, I was fortunate enough to bag the headline spot at a conference entitled ‘Emotion in B2B’...
B2B marketing – 18 vital stats for those presenting at Ignite 2018
Occasionally, powerful mystic forces combine and collide to create world-changing events...
B2B Vital Stats 3: playing hard to get
Over the last decade, there have been some fundamental shifts in the way business people buy.