Innovation

CUA kicks off its own startup partnership efforts

Member-owned financial services provider, CUA, has become the latest corporate to seek innovation through startup partnerships, launching its first hackathon to find new products and solutions for customers.

Leadership

4 ways Indeed tackles marketing talent

Effective talent management in one country is challenging enough for any modern marketer, but add 60 different countries and 29 languages, and it becomes no mean feat.

Digital Marketing

Six do’s and don’ts of leveraging innovative ideas in marketing

“There’s a lot of hype around innovation and a lot of talk about ideas, but what does it all really mean?” Speaking at CeBIT’s 2016 Digital Marketing conference in Sydney, innovation consultancy Edge Labs’ CEO Simon Spencer discussed how ideas don’t have any value until they’re executed in the right way.

Leadership

Report: Innovation hype is triggering market skepticism

Innovation might the buzzword echoing across corporate hallways today, but a new piece of research on Australia’s top 100 companies shows deep scepticism from shareholders around the benefits of innovation activities on the bottom line.

Digital Marketing

​What innovation really means in customer experience

A recent Forrester study found two-thirds of customer experience professionals believe innovation is a key method of achieving business growth. During a panel session at the Forrester CX Marketing event in Sydney, several CX leaders explored how innovation is now playing an integral part in their daily roles and activities.

Leadership

How Mattel is getting back to its creation brand roots

It’s a story all too many established brands face: How to retain relevancy and purpose when the competitive landscape, digital disruption and customer expectations move well beyond anything they’ve seen before. And it’s this challenge toy giant, Mattel, has been working to overcome through a brand and corporate transformation.

Digital Marketing

​How News Corp reinvented its innovation culture

From the humble newspaper to the latest in digital media channels, News Corp’s innovation journey has moved leaps and bounds in order to survive in today’s increasingly disrupted multi media landscape.

Leadership

5 ways Australian Unity is driving innovation

There are plenty of reasons why Australian health insurance provider, Australian Unity, decided to launch a formal innovation program, its GM of retail health fund, Natalie Vogel, says.

Leadership

Aus Post: Digital a new way of innovating

Digital transformation for Australia Post is less about the next set of products and services coming through, and more about creating an organisation that can adapt and create new business models quickly.

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Cannes Part 1: Why brands must put human interactions at the heart of their business

As a Media Juror at this year’s Cannes Lions, I was fortunate enough to attend the world’s most influential festival of creativity and listen to thought-leading marketers from around the globe.

Nickie Scriven

CEO, Zenith

4 creative skills that will be useful forever

In recent times, the clarion call from futurists, economists, marketers, educators and leaders the world over is one of slight panic, “The world is changing and you’re not ready for it!” And of course, they make a very good point.

Kieran Flanagan and Dan Gregory

Speakers, trainers, co-authors

Why defining brand strategy is vital to capitalising on quick wins

Big brands were once protected from small brands by high barriers to entry. Big brands had the resources to employ big agencies, to crack big ideas and to invest in big campaigns. They had the luxury of time to debate strategies and work on long-term innovation pipelines. Retailers used to partner with big brands.

Troy McKinnna

Co-founder, Agents of Spring, Calm & Stormy

Being an investor who has an understanding of the finance industry, I would question the validity of this article, judging by the impairm...

Rowan

How a customer-led digital transformation has helped this CMO generate $6m in incremental business

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An interesting update considering that today is the easiest way it has ever been to measure contribution to the business as well as the h...

Frederic

State of the CMO 2019: Tenure shortens, pressure is on as marketers strive to demonstrate impact

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Tony Ahn

Salesforce announces customer data platform

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Well written Vanessa!! Agreed with your view that human experience is marketing's next frontier. Those businesses who are focused on the ...

Clyde Griffith

Forget customer experience, human experience is marketing's next frontier

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Great tips for tops skills need to develop and stay competitive

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The top skills needed to stay competitive in a rapidly changing workforce

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