Sales/Marketing

Rocket Mortgage, 3M Golf Tourneys Test CEOs’ Marketing Strategies

Both Quicken Loans founder and chief Dan Gilbert and 3M Company CEO Michael Roman have a lot invested in new golf tournaments that are...

How Your Brand Can Drive Business Transformation

In this age of disruption, it’s too easy for many businesses to see themselves as if they are at a disadvantage–the phrase “legacy company” has almost come to imply “not that relevant.” Nothing could be further from the truth.

History Lessons: Past Business Advice That Remains Relevant

What do Blockbuster, IKEA and Henry Ford have in common? They all offer varying degrees of business advice from the past that is still relevant to CEOs.

Creating A Successful Sales And Marketing Partnership

Building a sales and marketing revenue partnership involves many elements. Here are three steps to get you started, no matter the health of your current relationship or partnership.

Sephora Needs a Day of Celebrity Training

Sephora's incident with the Grammy-nominated singer SZA is an example of companies needing to be aware of a digital danger zone from which they cannot escape unharmed.

The Media, Greedy Lawyers And A Lesson In Brand Assassination

Like Reebok learned the hard way, LaCroix is understanding proactive brand management is an absolute must in 2019. If your company hasn’t figured it out, you have to be prepared to do more than build a brand, you need to defend it.

It’s Time For CEOs To Start Walking In Their Customers’ Shoes

CEOs can't risk losing the trust and loyalty of their customer base over small inconveniences or bad customer experiences. More than ever, CEOs need to prioritize client retention strategies over client acquisition.

The Thing Soledad O’Brien Learned After Starting Her Own Company

Jeff Cunningham got a chance to speak with TV personality and business leader Soledad O'Brien about what it’s like being a CEO, negotiator, and still occasionally, a mother of four.

How Compelling Brand Stories Attract Game-Changing Leaders

To enhance your existing marketplace reputation, build your brand story over time through consistent internal and external communication. Here are three ways to start building an exciting, authentic brand story.

New Kraft Heinz CEO May Have To Rely On Used Playbook

Miguel Patricio, former CMO of AB InBev, has been tabbed to succeed Bernardo Hees as chief of Kraft Heinz. Will his strategy revive the CPG giant?
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CEO Confidence Plunges In August Amid Growing Trade Worries And Slowdown Fears

CEO confidence in future business conditions fell 6% in August from July, according to Chief Executive’s most recent polling. At 6.2 out of 10 on our 1-10 scale, confidence is at its lowest level since October 2016.
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