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Aussie mobile apps startup Appster appoints global CMO

Australian mobile apps and Web development startup, Appster, has appointed the former global CEO of the Mobile Marketing Association and Microsoft Bluetooth executive as its first global chief marketing officer.

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Marketing's time to embrace test-and-learn

There is a mantra in the technology startup community that says failure is actually a good thing. That people who try something and fail are actually better investments than those who try nothing, or who have never known failure. This same ethos is also starting to find favour within some marketing teams.

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Kellogg's CMO: Aim for sustainable growth

Gaining the c-suite’s trust and respect comes down to marketers delivering on what they promise and leading long-term growth, Kellogg’s marketing director for A/NZ, John Broome, claims.

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Time to restructure marketing teams

Marketing teams must undergo a restructure in the next five years to bring in the necessary operational, data and technology skills needed for future customer engagement.

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Data analytics: Are we there yet?

Remember what travel was like before GPS? You could usually manage if you were traveling along familiar roads, but go on a long trip and it could get exciting. Which exit were we looking for? Had we passed the red barn? Did the gas station attendant say to turn after three lights or four? And let's not forget the kids in the back seat asking, "When will we get there?" Okay, that part hasn't changed, although the good news is that they can usually see the GPS screen too and answer their own questions.

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4 CMOs share their advice on embracing failure

‘Failure’ is a term that is seemingly in vogue, but are marketing leaders truly embracing what it stands for? We asked 4 Aussie CMOs to share how failure fits in their team’s innovation and development mindset.

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The top marketing and CMO skills in demand in 2015

We all know marketing as a function has undergone substantial change in recent years, largely thanks to the rise of digital connectivity and the ever-demanding customer. So as organisations look to improve their customer game plan this year, what are the top skills in demand in 2015?

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Biennale of Sydney hunts for new CMO

The Biennale of Sydney is on the hunt for a new CMO following the departure of head of marketing and sponsorship, Ashley de Silva.

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Mondelez Australia MD: What partnering with startups has taught me as a brand leader

In December, Mondelez International revealed the results of its inaugural Mobile Futures program in Australia, partnering five key brands with local technology startups. We catch up with the company's MD for Australia and New Zealand, Amanda Banfield, to hear her views as a leader on how the program has impacted the rest of the business.

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Sport and sponsorship: The value of event sponsorship

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