The Engagement Gap

Are your marketing objectives correct? In a world where B2B marketers espouse “full funnel marketing”, “revenue marketing” and “ABM engagement”, why is it that nearly 90% of them measure success based upon MQL’s? The disconnect is probably rooted in an executive team challenged to define the value of marketing but has dramatic impact to the direction of marketing attention and…

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ABM Tech Stack

Are buyers the key to your ABM tech stack?

Do you really know your buyers? For the billions of dollars spent on B2B marketing technology, isn’t it paradoxical that we’re moving further from our audiences? Sure, we deliver a LOT more messages but are we delivering value through hem? Do we even know what buyers need? The issue is that the modern pursuit of technology has blurred the reality…

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ABM Orchestration by the numbers

This weekend I found myself thinking more about ABM Orchestration and the intent of what I conceived back in Q4 2015. I guess this thought process was spurred through some of my work last week… I wrote a blog entry about the first event to celebrate ABM Orchestration – Orchestrate, Rise of the Marketing Power Couple, May 16th – and started preparing…

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Industry’s first event to celebrate Account Based Orchestration!

We invented ABM Orchestration, now we celebrate it! Two years ago I published the very first ABM Capabilities Framework. The first version was very crude but I wanted to get it out as soon as possible. It’s always a concern that a great idea doesn’t really pan out and EVERYONE has an opinion around ABM. Then, we published our first research report…

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