marketing perceptions

Five ways to elevate your game as a marketer

Is marketing a science or an art? According to Adobe’s Jeff Allen, marketers need to make sure they have a foot firmly in both camps.

In a talk at Econsultancy’s JUMP New York conference this morning, Allen said that within any given organisation it’s likely that almost everyone will have an opinion on the marketing strategy.

So it’s up to marketers to convince their colleagues that they are the experts in what they do and can use data to prove it.

In order to change the perception of marketers as “colour pickers”, Allen highlighted five points that his audience should put on a checklist to make them more effective at proving their worth…