Mastering modern marketing technology leadership over 2 intense days

MarTech Conference

We’re only 7 weeks away from the MarTech conference in San Francisco, May 9-11. This will be the biggest and best one yet, with 70+ sessions, 100+ speakers, 100+ exhibitors and sponsors, and 2,500+ marketing and marketing technology leaders gathering together to meet, learn, and be inspired by each other. If you’re working the intersection […]

THE HACKIES: DIY marketing data warehouse recipe

DIY marketing data warehouse

This article is a guest post by Alex Sirota of NewPath Consulting. It was entered into The Hackies essay contest for the upcoming MarTech conference. Like it? You can register your vote in the contest by sharing it on social media, especially LinkedIn, Facebook, and Twitter. Let’s use Amazon Web Services Relational Database Service (AWS […]

THE HACKIES: The case for a cloud-enabled business advisor

Cloud-based Data Sources

This article is a guest post by Alex Sirota of NewPath Consulting. It was entered into The Hackies essay contest for the upcoming MarTech conference. Like it? You can register your vote in the contest by sharing it on social media, especially LinkedIn, Facebook, and Twitter. In Out of the Crisis, page 121, Dr. Edward […]

The rise of the marketing data lake

The Marketing Data Lake

The following is a guest post by Doug Kessler, co-founder and creative director of the B2B marketing agency Velocity. They worked closely with Informatica, one of their clients, to produce educational content on marketing data lakes, including a book by Franz Aman and Anish Jariwala. It’s some of the best writing on the topic that […]

6 of 14 rules for marketing like a billion-dollar martech unicorn

Marketing Like a Martech Unicorn

The following is a guest post by Jeremy Epstein, CEO of Never Stop Marketing. He served as VP marketing at Sprinklr as the company grew from 30 people and a valuation of $20 million to 1,400 employees, valued at over $1.8 billion. The following is an excerpt of his new whitepaper, 14 Rules for Successful High-Growth […]

9 interview hacks for being the most memorable martech candidate

Being a Memorable Martech Candidate

This guest post by Erica Seidel is part of a regular column she writes, Ask the Martech Recruiter. Erica runs The Connective Good, a retained executive recruiting firm that helps companies land leaders in martech, marketing, digital strategy, analytics, and market research. Dear Erica, I am interviewing for a martech job this week and I […]

THE HACKIES: 5 tips and tricks for securing your marketing technology

Tips & Tricks for Securing Your Marketing Technology

This article is a guest post by Chris Spears of Arke Systems. It was entered into The Hackies essay contest for the upcoming MarTech conference. Like it? You can register your vote in the contest by sharing it on social media, especially LinkedIn, Facebook, and Twitter. Just like it was time for the CMO to […]

Why the false dichotomy between adtech and martech is dysfunctional

Adtech vs. Martech

Would you agree that advertising is one facet of marketing? Yes? Okay, then advertising technology (adtech) is naturally one facet of marketing technology (martech). If you like diagrams, you can visualize adtech as a small circle contained entirely within a larger circle of martech. Adtech is a subset of martech. But for years, people have […]

THE HACKIES: Conquering Middle Earth with marketing technology

Sales Executive: Protector of Middle Earth

This article is a guest post by Anthony Lombardo of Commvault. It was entered into The Hackies essay contest for the upcoming MarTech conference. Like it? You can register your vote in the contest by sharing it on social media, especially LinkedIn, Facebook, and Twitter. Since the dawn of time, there’s been a war over […]

THE HACKIES: Full-path ROI — aligning attribution models with the buyer’s journey

Attribution Models

This article is a guest post by Eric Ramos of BusinessOnline. It was entered into The Hackies essay contest for the upcoming MarTech conference. Like it? You can register your vote in the contest by sharing it on social media, especially LinkedIn, Facebook, and Twitter. As marketing technology becomes more and more complex, marketers are […]