Smart marketers are up to speed with developments in technology. The smartest of all know that people are still people and relationship matter a lot especially in marketing. Customers have motives, emotions, needs and wants, and smart marketers stay close to them.
If you really want to be a top marketer you ve picked up the right book. Smart Marketing gives you everything you need to know to stay ahead of the field. At the end of it you will understand the five smartest things to know about marketing:
- You must have a plan
- Get close to your customers
- Do your homework
- Remember relationships
- Use the speed and reach of technology
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The Five Smartest things to Know about Marketing.
Part I Marketing and the Business.
1. The Past and Present of Marketing.
2. Marketing and Strategy.
3. Defining Marketing and Creating the Marketing Plan.
Part II The Fundamentals.
4. The Basics of Marketing.
5. Advertising, Selling and Fulfillment.
Part III The Defining Markets.
6. Industrial Marketing.
7. Consumer Marketing.
Part IV Trends that are Shaping Marketing.
8. Marketing and the 'Monster'.
9. The Globalization of Marketing.
10. Marketing Relationships.
11. The Future: Marketing in the New Economy.
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The Silence. He has written over 200 columns and features for publications as diverse as The American Management Association, Management Centre Europe and Executive Excellence. He is an interntionally recognised speaker and consultant and holds Bachelors and Masters degrees in Engineering.
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