Get a Mentor or Go Home

Resolute entrepreneurs develop committed mentor relationships. We’ve had a tremendous couple of years evolving the mentor and advisor program at the Village. In 2017, the team and I will be … Read more

ABM Advice via ZenIQ

I answer “What is the most difficult thing in ABM?” with Mark Onge, ZenIQ (now acquired by 6sense) on ABM practices from my over 15 years of aligning and accelerating … Read more

Local Political Engagement Matters

Assignment from the altMBA on rapidly putting together a short persuasive PSA video.  Sharing why local engagement matters and how you can get involved, even with a busy schedule.   Local … Read more

Summer of Data Science Episode

Fireside chat with Amy Sharma, where we skillfully eat popcorn and seriously talk about using data science for marketing, sales and customer experiences. Goals, Skills, and Team structure. http://embed.vidyard.com/share/LtGqZjLe9Xh6YYP2mLdz3G

altMBA – A Self-Discovery Sprint

There is always on-going learning. However, every five years or so, I assemble any wisdom developed to date and try to make a leap.  Usually, these missions enhance the core of … Read more

#RunMarketing Like an Entrepreneur

Are you a marketing leader today? If so, then you are likely gaining the experience of a high-growth entrepreneur, next-generation C-level executive or CEO. At the recent MarTech Conference, hosted by Scott Brinker, I met the Allocadia folks who … Read more

8 Ways to Get the Most of MarTech 2016

I’m excited to attend my 3rd conference in as many years. It’s fast becoming a beast of an event.  However as overwhelming as our space can be, this conference has always had one theme: … Read more

Why MarTech is a Must Attend Event

Honored to share my thoughts about the conference and why executive professionals who are trying to get stuff done should attend and engage at the event.

What is Marketing Operations … Really.

Evolving Definition – Marketing Operations While the definition of marketing operations continues to evolve, the common basis revolves around optimizing marketing (and to some degree sales) performance. Like a CIO/COO … Read more

“The Advantage” in Marketing Operations

With dozens of clients and projects under successful completion over the last year, as a team, we’ve been reviewing  commonalities among many of those projects.   One of the most interesting discussions focused organizational “culture”.

To digress just a bit, David Cummings,  once referred to a book at a local start-up event called “The Advantage” by Patrick Lencioni which discusses organizational health.

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B2BCamp Revisited

It’s been only a few months, but B2BCamp is launching again in Boston.   For those new to the event, its an unconference for marketers and sales.  A few peers … Read more