In today’s world, data is everywhere. It’s easier than ever to collect data, and there is an ever-expanding collection of platforms on which to record it. But gleaning insights and making business decisions off of data that is represented in rows and columns is archaic and inadvisable. That is why many business use dashboards to visualize their data in different ways, allowing decision-makers to spot trends and patterns more quickly and clearly than through simple spreadsheets. There is no business or industry that can’t benefit from visualizing their data, but Manufacturers are the one group that can’t survive without it. For manufacturers churning out hundreds of thousands of products per day, a 0.5% change in operations could potentially mean a savings or cost of thousands—or even millions—of dollars.
One of the most common and difficult to solve issues B2B marketers face is proving the outcome of their efforts. We are increasingly tasked with driving more than just leads and awareness. In fact, many of us are now responsible for delivering impact on business goals like sales pipeline and revenue. But fewer than 20% […]
As digital marketers, we know that content marketing is crucial for your business, and the pressure of measuring ROI with content is increasing. To successfully measure your content marketing program, it is important to first establish clear goals and corresponding metrics that you can tie back. Documenting your content marketing strategy is key to understanding […]
“I believe the most basic element the best manufacturers share is invention.” –@tkahlow #InventToSurvive #MAPI — BusinessOnline (@BOLOptimized) September 29, 2015 You are at risk. Product innovations, technological advancements, and groundbreaking R&D are no longer enough for manufacturers to survive in today’s Volatile, Uncertain, Complex & Ambiguous world. The digital landscape has seismically disrupted how […]
IN LAS VEGAS – It’s a sure bet that there are data geeks and marketing hipsters everywhere in Vegas for the three-day The National Center for Data-Driven Marketing (NCDM) conference presented by DMA from December 9 – December 11, 2013. The hot topic is Big Data and Thad Kahlow, CEO of BusinessOnline speaks about how to account for marketing ROI across all channels.
Live at eMetrics – San Francisco on Tuesday, April 16 BusinessOnline CEO Thad Kahlow will share how a tiny B2B marketing team with big goals amplified their inbound marketing efforts by leveraging Customer Intelligence (aka Big Data). Learn how this team unearthed customer insights, channels and content from first touch to last, through marketing automation to […]
What are the most powerful ways B2B lead generation marketers will be using big data in 2013? Some may say attribution – understanding which channels, content, and messaging is working best. Others may claim personalization and engagement scoring – delivering the right message to the right person at the right time. A few may argue […]