The year so far seems to have brought with it an air of quiet confidence. The latest Bellwether report, released in January, predicts that in 2014 the UK will return to pre-recession confidence, as marketers raised their budgets for a fifth quarter in a row during the final three months of 2013.
It’s hard to miss all the advertising activity around the Super Bowl: the lead up, the event and the analysis and while it’s interesting to see which brands ‘won’, it’s just as interesting to consider why.
Embedding a culture of effectiveness within the company has meant breaking false beliefs around the efficacy of different media and re-educating brand managers.
At the end of every week I look at the key stories, offering my view on what they mean for you and the industry. From measuring the effectiveness of purpose to marketing marketing in B2B, it’s been a busy week. Here is my take.
People tend to love or hate brand purpose, but is its real value somewhere in the middle? Top marketers and researchers weigh in.
Marketing Week reveals the top 10 marketers in financial services, part of our Top 100 Most Effective Marketers, sponsored by Salesforce.