New Data and Skills
|The rapid change in marketing can best be seen in the plethora of new types of data and new analytic approaches to gain insights. There is also a sense that the old methods aren’t working as well, and that some of the traditional indicators and metrics are less effective. Marketers need new approaches that enable firms to gain insights from multiple approaches, to synthesize, to bring together disparate methods to drive action.|
5 Things I Know About Marketing – Gerald Zaltman, Harvard Business SchoolDec 08, 2016
"Marketing is a world populated by major blank spaces. The willingness and skill to imagine what is missing is what generates big insights," says Gerald Zaltman. "This is how visionaries lead. They see data not as goal lines but as springboards for thinking and planning."
Marketing Analytics for Data-Rich EnvironmentsDec 07, 2016
Webinar featuring Michel Wedel and P.K. Kannan, University of Maryland
Based on their November 2016 article in Journal of Marketing, Michel Wedel and P.K. Kannan (University of Maryland) will provide a historical review and critical examination of marketing analytics methods.
Demonstrating the Value of MarketingOct 25, 2016
Webinar featuring Dominique Hanssens, University of California, Los Angeles and Koen Pauwels, Ozyegin University
In this webinar, Dominique Hanssens (University of California, Los Angeles) and Koen Pauwels (Ozyegin University) will discuss the consequences of this ambiguity for firms, and will examine how marketers can employ data analytics to improve marketing decision making at different levels of the organization.
“Big Search” Data Yields Competitive MapsOct 24, 2016
New approach enables visualization of complex market structures (from Marketing Science).
New Tool to Predict Consumer SpendingOct 24, 2016
Method allows more accurate prediction of wallet size and share when competitive data are unavailable (from International Journal of Research in Marketing).
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