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Attracting the Right Customers to Your Trade Show

By Elton Mayfield / April 26, 2018 / 0 Comments

  Whether your business is to sell cleaning products or dog treats trade shows can be an effective way to introduce your product to distributors that can help your products gain popularity and bring about success. But just acquiring space in a convention center is not enough to make sure that the right people are…

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Marketing for the Relationship Economy

By Renae Gonner / February 22, 2018 / 0 Comments

  The consumer experience continues to define success in branding and marketing. You add the most amount of value to your brand when you position your business as a friend looking to help. It is the job of the relationship marketer to create the important engagements that will create long-term alignments. Here are a few…

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Creating a Better B2B Sales Team

By Renae Gonner / February 20, 2018 / 0 Comments

  There are plenty of new technologies to employ within your current marketing infrastructure. What good are they without a great sales team? This is especially true of the B2B marketplace – no one cares about your beautiful networks if you can’t tell people what your company is about. You need a better sales team than…

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Separating Media Usage Fact from Fiction

By Renae Gonner / June 8, 2016 / 0 Comments

New Media Usage Surveys Provide Insights into the State of Marketing   With all the marketing-related tips, tricks, and think pieces floating around the internet, it can be difficult to separate fact from fiction. Whether it’s in the realm of B2B, B2C, content marketing, or any other subset of marketing, you’re bound to find a few…

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When Selling Building Products, Opt for Simple

By Elton Mayfield / April 21, 2016 / 0 Comments

Lessons Learned from the 2016 ISC West Show   As building products marketers, are we overcomplicating things? Do we consult with people down the channel—including customers and even our own sales teams—to make sure we are delivering the best information in ways that are easy to consume? Most importantly, who can we look to for…

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Lessons From The Builders' Show

By Renae Gonner / February 18, 2016 / 0 Comments

An Open Letter To Trade Show Exhibitors Dear Friends, According to the Convention Industry Council, trade shows added more than $280 billion to the U.S. economy in 2012, drawing more than 225 million participants. That’s a staggering set of figures and it underscores the importance these shows play. As marketers, we all know exhibiting at…

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10 Trade Show Tips That Speak for Themselves

By Elton Mayfield / December 22, 2015 / 0 Comments

Be in the Know Before the Show   When you’ve been in the building products industry for long enough, you learn some valuable lessons about attending a trade show and making the most of your time there. That’s how I know that every year, January marks more than just the start of the new year—it’s…

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What Comes After Sales Enablement?

By Elton Mayfield / October 29, 2015 / 0 Comments

Take B2B Marketing to the Next Step with In-Person Meetings As building products marketers, it’s amazing to think of the amount of time and energy we spend planning out the perfect marketing tools and strategies. Sales enablement is one such tool that is becoming increasingly prevalent and effective. Done right, sales enablement can provide your…

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B2B Marketers: It’s Okay to Be an Enabler. (Sometimes.)

By Elton Mayfield / October 15, 2015 / 0 Comments

New Findings Prove the Effectiveness of Sales Enablement   I’m an enabler. No, not the kind you’re thinking—a different kind of enabler. I’m referring, of course, to one of my favorite topics: sales enablement. I’m an enabler in that anyone who knows me knows that I talk about this topic a lot because I have…

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Building Products Marketers Need Sales to Survive

By Renae Gonner / September 15, 2015 / 0 Comments

Sales and Strategy Go Hand In Hand   What if I told you that all the effort you put into marketing your building products was absolutely useless? What if I told you that no matter how great the creative, how brilliant the strategy, and how alluring the incentive, your approach was doomed to fail? Because…

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