Marketer’s Analytics Challenges to Upgrading Customer Experiences [Survey]

Organizations have become overloaded with data and many lack the resources and tools to efficiently make use of it. There are some emerging technologies could ease the struggles businesses have with analytics. In an April 2018 survey of 500 analytics and business intelligence professionals worldwide conducted by MicroStrategy, 24% of respondents said that cloud computing is … Continue reading »

Most Important Skills for Marketing Success [Survey]

Digital marketing, including social media, is the skill that the greatest share of CMOs believe is most important to their marketing team’s success today, per results from a recent Spencer Stuart survey of 150 marketing leaders. Data analytics and insights, along with strategic thinking, round out the top-3 most important skills. Trouble is, they’re also … Continue reading »

Insights That Marketers and Agencies Want From Analytics [study]

On average, client-side marketers from around the world estimate that 43% of the analytics data they collect is useful for driving decision-making, while agencies similarly estimate that 40% is useful, per a recent study from Econsultancy and Lynchpin. The survey finds substantial year-over-year increases in the percentage of marketers and agencies reporting that analytics drive … Continue reading »