Marketing technologists are in demand

Marketing technology positions are in demand. A recent news release from The Creative Group provides information on upcoming hiring expectations for marketing and advertising executives. While the report doesn’t use the term “marketing technology” it does offer evidence that marketing technologists are growing in demand. There is a quote in the release from Donna Farrugia, Executive Director, “Hiring managers at Read More …

What are we really learning at conferences?

Are conferences worth our time? I spent the last two days at Digital Summit 2012 conference in the Atlanta area.  As today neared the closing session, I was reflecting on some notes I had taken and I thought “what am I really learning from all this?” Certainly it’s a question that attendees, presenters, sponsors, and booth marketers ask themselves at Read More …

Thought readings 6

Each week I capture, mark, and comment on blog posts and news articles around the internet. This is a short-list of three links that I think others will find valuable for their thought lives. In New Office Designs, Room to Roam and to Think by Lawrence W. Cheek from the New York Times. I find that changing scenery helps me Read More …

The empowered marketer – yesterday, today, and tomorrow

Technology and the Internet are changing the way consumers and marketers interact with each other. This is the second of a two part post about how consumers and marketers provide and consume information leading to purchases. The first post focused on the empowered consumer. In this post I’ll discuss the empowered marketer and how marketers can use technology that is Read More …