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The main benefit of investing in a CRM (Customer Relationship Management) system is that it is likely to lead to increased sales and profits. It provides a framework for accumulating data about customers at every stage in the sales process from prospect to purchaser to...

We often get asked, “What is customer segmentation….?” alongside the follow-up question, “… and why do we need it?”. Well, the key to successful marketing lies in understanding who your customers are and what makes them tick. It sounds obvious, but it is worth stating that...

Marketing automation is vital for any business. If you’re considering growth and expansion, as most organisations are, you need a marketing plan that helps you to grow your bottom line. So, it is imperative to create marketing strategies to attract potential customers. To attract new...

So, you are ready to invest some of your hard-earned savings on marketing, and you are looking for immediate results – such as sales leads, web traffic, and customer engagement. You want to target specific audience groups and you need to be able to measure...

Need some tips for finding the right marketing agency? It’s important to take your time and consider your options carefully when you wish to enlist the services of a digital marketing agency. Make the wrong decision and it could have disastrous consequences for your business,...

In our article at the start of the year predicting marketing trends we expected to see during 2018, we made a brief mention of the growing use of artificial intelligence in marketing 2018 and commercial applications for both sales and marketing purposes and their solutions....

There are very few businesses that don’t have a sales function. The generation of leads is an absolute must for a healthy sales pipeline, and they must be of sufficient quality and quantity to meet the financial goals of the business plan and to deliver...

It is already hard to imagine a world without online digital marketing. How companies engage with their customers has fundamentally changed since the advent of the internet. Instead of advertisements and messaging aimed at mass audiences with a rather generic target market demographic, nowadays marketing...

Every company has a brand – the company itself is a brand, and it is the brand that has value on the balance sheet – it is the difference accounted for by the term “goodwill” between what a business is worth and what someone is...

As mentioned in one of our previous blog posts (describing some of the major trends to be expected in 2018), eight out of ten marketers believe having a content marketing strategy is key to the constituent of marketing success, yet only three out of ten within...