Disruptive Marketing: What Growth Hackers, Data Punks, and Other Hybrid Thinkers Can Teach Us about Navigating the New Normal (Hardcover)
What Growth Hackers, Data Punks, and Other Hybrid Thinkers Can Teach Us about Navigating the New Normal
Amacom, 9780814437391, 256pp.
Publication Date: August 9, 2016
Selected by Oracle Marketing Cloud as a Top 15 Marketing Book for 2016 Are you still marketing like it's 2006? Now that 75 percent of screen time is spent on connected devices, digital strategies have moved front and center of most marketing plans. But what if that's not enough? What if most people ignore company messages? What if consumer engagement never goes further than the "like" button? A sobering reality is hitting marketers. Technology hasn't just reshaped mass media, it's altering behavior as well. And getting through to customers will take some radical rethinking. First step is to toss the linear plan. Next is to strip away conventions, open your mind, and join Disruptive Marketing on a provocative, fast-paced tour of our changing world . . . - Where selling is dead, but ongoing conversation thrives - Where consumers generate the best content about brands - Where people tune out noise and listen to feelings - Where curiosity leads the marketing team - Where growth depends on merging analytics with boundless creativity Packed with trends, predictions, interviews with big-think marketers, and stories from a career spent pushing boundaries, this book will propel you out of your comfort zone and into the disruptive mindset you need for future success.
About the Author
GEOFFREY COLON is a Communications Designer and Social Data Expert at Microsoft, and was previously Vice President of Digital Strategy at Ogilvy & Mather.