The development of content to support your marketing efforts can seem a huge challenge. In this blog post I’ve outlined a couple of ideas for the development of content that can come about from the simplest of ideas.
A couple of weeks ago, a customer told me she had passed on our details to a previous colleague and good friend. This friend is head of marketing at an organisation and is looking to understand how Marketing Automation can help them achieve their business goals.
Since 1999 I’ve worked with customers around CRM platforms and Marketing Automation platforms. When integrated, it’s a match made in “data heaven”. However, there are some traps and considerations to take into account along the way. In this blog post, I want to try and save you some time and set you up for success.
It’s often cited as one of the major frustrations for marketers – to much data! We’ve gone from very little, to being overwhelmed in the space of 5 or so years. Here’s some tips for Modern Marketers.
We all have skills and expertise that can be used to support one or more of the many not-for-profit organisations in our community. Over the past few years, my partner and I have supported two such organisations helping them with the development of a CRM and a digital marketing plan to enhance their online presence. This blog post explores how we’ve done this.
The Christmas season brings a risk of inappropriate social media posts, at the end of the day you’re the one that’s in control – hopefully. However, posting to Social Media properties using your company account can bring a whole world of pain. Read further to discover how an understanding of the law, may help motivate you to be a little more careful this holiday season.
On a previous visit, about five months ago, we developed a campaign to target those members whose membership had lapsed but for less than 90 days. They refer to this as the “grace” period where they still offer services to the member even though their membership has lapsed.
The campaign was designed to get their lapsed members to renew. We developed a Segment within Eloqua to identify members whose membership has lapsed, but not for greater than 90 days.
Part of the challenge of finding the right person is seeing in that person, the ability to grow into the role you have available.
For me this had to be someone who could engage easily with people, was keen to learn the technology – in this case Oracle Eloqua Marketing Cloud.
Starting any new job brings its’ own set of challenges. For me, this meant brushing up on my Eloqua knowledge.
I’d used Eloqua 9 previously when I was at Ernst & Young. Since then, Eloqua had released Eloqua 10, a completely new platform with a radical new HTML 5 interface.
The highlight for me personally has been the interaction with some amazing marketers, helping them get more from Eloqua and working to ensure it helps them deliver a superior CX (Customer Experience) while supporting the Sales team with better qualified leads.