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5 Ways to Get Smart With Your Marketing in 2020

By Sarah Holland on Tue, Jun 23, 2020

According to McKinsey, marketing’s holy grail is digital personalization at scale because “personalization can reduce acquisition costs by as much as 50%, lift revenues by 5-15%, and increase the efficiency of marketing spend by 10-30%.”

Topics: Business Insights Inbound Marketing Marketing Mix Email Marketing Digital Advertising
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Some of Our Favorite Booths at Photonics West 2020

By Nate Fuller on Tue, Feb 11, 2020

Another year at Photonics West, the leading event for photonics and laser companies, is in the books! With over 5,000 presentations and 1,300 exhibiting companies, the consensus so far is that traffic was down and quality was up. After months preparing client booths, websites, collateral pieces, and campaigns, we're excited to share a few favorites!


Topics: Optics Marketing Mix Marketing Strategy Trade Show Strategy
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Defining Your Marketing Mix and Spend Based on Your Company’s Growth Stage | Webinar Recap

By Matthew O'Donnell on Tue, Jun 25, 2019

Whether you are in a start-up or second stage growth, taking your current size into consideration is important in evaluating and prioritizing marketing tactics and spend. In a recent webinar, Launch Team’s President Michele Nichols discussed the many approaches to developing your marketing mix and how companies in the technology space can help find leads and connect with potential customers. She also elaborated on:

  • Specific types of tactics that are working for customers
  • How to identify what tactics are advantageous and what are outdated.
Topics: Inbound Marketing Marketing Mix Marketing Strategy Marketing Metrics
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What Does a Changing Customer Base Mean for Your Marketing Tactics?

By Michele Nichols on Thu, Sep 13, 2018

For the first time in over 100 years, there are four generations in the workforce. Differences in communication styles among these groups can have real implications for your marketing.

Topics: Marketing Mix Marketing Strategy Email Marketing
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5 Questions to Consider When Planning Your Marketing Budget

By Michele Nichols on Thu, Jul 20, 2017

There's a lot more to budget planning than deciding how much to spend where. For some, it's setting a right-sized investment in marketing to match their growth goals. For others, it's optimizing their marketing budgets by shifting resources to what's working best todaynamely, online channels. This shift involves a broadened focus on bringing in leads through websites, targeted social media, regular blogging, opt-in email subscribers, etc.

Topics: Inbound Marketing Marketing Mix Marketing Strategy
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Social Media Strategy: Why You Shouldn't Just Talk About Your Company

By Aimee Schenck on Tue, Aug 30, 2016

 

You know that guy at the party who is having a one-way conversation? Here's how to avoid being that guy.

Topics: Marketing Mix Social Media Client Relations