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5 lessons from building the KIIS brand

It’s been five years since the Australian Radio Network (ARN) launched KIIS 1065, a new-look station to house Sydney FM breakfast duo, The Kyle & Jackie O Show. And if there’s one thing chief marketing officer, Anthony Xydis, is quick to pinpoint as a lesson, it’s the importance of recognising where opportunity lies.

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5 values-led advertising campaigns by big brands

Consumers are increasingly demanding the brands they support contribute a positive impact on the society in which we all live, and stand for something. From HSBC to Schweppes, many big brands are leading the way to do just this successfully, or sometimes not so successfully, whilst also selling their wares.

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Laxton joins Ronson at Coles

Michael Laxton is joining the Coles marketing team as general manager of brand and media, starting next week, according to a statement from the supermarket giant.

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What Australia Day advertising says about brand purpose and cultural leadership

Is Australia Day too tainted a concept for brands to be associating with? How important is taking a stance on the nation’s increasingly controversial day of national celebration in light of the wider need and desire for brands to take a purpose-led approach? And should more of our iconic local brands be taking a position on Australian identity?

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How Katherine Raskob went from CMO to CEO

Digital transformation, self-regulatory frameworks, lobbying government, membership lifecycle management and state-to-national leadership collaboration – these are just some of the day-to-day priorities Katherine Raskob has faced in her first five months as chief of the Fundraising Institute of Australia (FIA).

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3 lessons in building commercial acumen from CMOs of fast-growth companies

Marketing leaders are under more pressure than ever to deliver results that can be clearly demonstrated as contributing to company growth. Yet with a remit that’s arguably more fluid and fast-moving than ever before, finding ways to deliver on those growing - and often hyperbolic - executive demands must also be supported by the right resources, strategy, data and team capability.

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IAB gets new chair

The Interactive Advertising Bureau of Australia (IAB) has confirmed Nine’s director of sales and publishing as its new chair.

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RT Health hires a new CMO

After a short sabbatical and a career in agencies, Adam Lee has become the first chief marketing and commercial officer at RT Health Fund.

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Report: Marketing skills gap just getting bigger

​Marketing is evolving at such a rapid rate the skills gap between marketers and what the role now needs is continuing to expand, according to the latest Hays Jobs Report.

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Gartner: Profitability will trump CX for marketers by 2022

Profitability is set to replace customer experience as the chief marketing officer’s number one strategy priority in the next three years as the state of data and technology matures and consumer behaviour shifts further, a new report claims.

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Boyle switches up AIA for BankVic

​Marketing and transformation lead, Deirdre Boyle, has been appointed chief product and marketing officer of BankVic, in a move to boost the product and strategic marketing capability of the organisation as it sharpens its focus on member experience.

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12 ways this CMO is securing the future of a fast-growth B2B brand

Here, the global CMO of CrowdStrike, Johanna Flower, outlines key ways she’s helped accelerate the company's rapid growth geographically and commercially, work that’s led to a market valuation of $3 billion and the vendor becoming a highly respected leader in the cybersecurity space.

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Why you can’t afford to fail at CX in 2019

In 1976 Apple launched. The business would go on to change the game, setting the bar for customer experience (CX). Seamless customer experience and intuitive designs gave customers exactly what they wanted, making other service experiences pale in comparison.

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​We have expected artificial intelligence (AI) will become part of our everyday lives for quite some time.

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