Generations at Odds

What Do B2B Marketers Do Now? is an ongoing email. Join the mailing list to be the first to receive these weekly insights! Things are looking awful c-c-cold here lately. What better way to heat things up than some racy sales and marketing research? Seriously, though... we're almost at year-end. Time to spice things up [...]

2021-11-22T09:29:41-05:00November 22nd, 2021|Categories: Blog|Tags: , , , , , , |

Zeppelin Marketing Tactics for B2B

What Do B2B Marketers Do Now? is an ongoing email. Join the mailing list to be the first to receive these weekly insights! Fifty years ago today, Led Zeppelin IV was released. Yup – I know I already mentioned it last week... and the week before. But it's a pretty darn influential album on many [...]

Who are Your Sources for Advice?

What Do B2B Marketers Do Now? is an ongoing email. Join the mailing list to be the first to receive these weekly insights! Who advises you? Do you have an advisory board? Mentors? Colleagues that help you with your day-to-day decisions? What about in your personal life? I hope you get value out of our [...]

Lessons at Life’s Big Milestones

What Do B2B Marketers Do Now? is an ongoing email. Join the mailing list to be the first to receive these weekly insights! I celebrated a pretty big birthday last week. So I thought I'd share it in this email by saluting one of the coolest albums of all time along with one of the [...]

Communicate the Value – Not Just the Product

What Do B2B Marketers Do Now? is an ongoing email. Join the mailing list to be the first to receive these weekly insights! I heard a song by AC/DC the other day. Aside from the catchy beat and the heavy guitars, I actually thought a little about the lyrics. How many times do we get [...]

2021-10-18T09:04:09-04:00October 18th, 2021|Categories: Blog|Tags: , , , , , , |

Sales and Marketing End-of-Summer Activity

What Do B2B Marketers Do Now? is an ongoing email. Join the mailing list to be the first to receive these weekly insights! It's been cool and rainy the last few days and it really feels like summer is over, doesn't it? I feel like I really need to make a conscious effort to stay [...]

2021-09-27T09:33:05-04:00September 27th, 2021|Categories: Blog|Tags: , , , , , |

The Secret Joys of the Intentional Typo

At Virtual Causeway, we talk a lot about the importance of having both a human and digital touch for effective sales and marketing. And honestly, what’s more human than to err? One strategy we’ve talked about using, and that I want to share with you today, is the intentional typo. Letting a small error slip [...]

2021-09-24T17:14:14-04:00September 24th, 2021|Categories: Blog|Tags: , , |

You CAN’T Call any Day or Night – Best Calling Times for Sales Reps

What Do B2B Marketers Do Now? is an ongoing email. Join the mailing list to be the first to receive these weekly insights! Marketing is all about timing. The right message to the right audience at the right time. So – is sending a weekly email on a big public holiday a bad move? We'll see! [...]

2021-09-03T11:44:16-04:00September 6th, 2021|Categories: Blog|Tags: , , , , , , , |

You’ve Got 8 Seconds to Grab Their Attention

What Do B2B Marketers Do Now? is an ongoing email. Join the mailing list to be the first to receive these weekly insights! Well the cat's away... and this mouse has stepped in as guest writer for this week's email! I'm Marlene Keay, and I've worked with Rick at Virtual Causeway for 15 years managing [...]

2021-08-30T09:01:49-04:00August 30th, 2021|Categories: Blog|Tags: , , , , , |

Undo the Summer Slump

What Do B2B Marketers Do Now? is an ongoing email. Join the mailing list to be the first to receive these weekly insights! Slumps suck. We can get into them in any aspect of our lives – career, family, relationships, sports... I know I've had my fair share. These slumps can really make it tough [...]

Does Digital Audio Impact Your ICP?

What Do B2B Marketers Do Now? is an ongoing email. Join the mailing list to be the first to receive these weekly insights! A close friend of mine always tells me not to overthink things. Easier said than done, right? When we face pressure and stress from all angles, and we're just trying to get [...]

2021-07-19T09:34:27-04:00July 19th, 2021|Categories: Blog|Tags: , , , , |

Get Ready for the New B2B Revenue Waterfall!

What Do B2B Marketers Do Now? is an ongoing email. Join the mailing list to be the first to receive these weekly insights! As we approach summer, water becomes a big part of our lives. Pools, beaches, lakes, rivers – we all rush to the water where we can! What other things do you associate [...]

The Dangers of Faking Success

What Do B2B Marketers Do Now? is an ongoing email. Join the mailing list to be the first to receive these weekly insights! You may ask yourself, “Where has the year gone?” We’re already halfway through Q2 – and as we let the days go by, do you feel panic or excitement? Is it the [...]

2021-05-25T15:57:59-04:00May 17th, 2021|Categories: Blog|Tags: , , , , , |

Outsourcing – The Cover Band of Business?

What Do B2B Marketers Do Now? is an ongoing email. Join the mailing list to be the first to receive these weekly insights! There are some bands where I vividly remember the first time I heard their music. Something about the music had an impact on me. When I first heard the Red Hot Chili [...]

2021-05-25T15:59:18-04:00May 10th, 2021|Categories: Blog|Tags: , , , , , |

Marketing Investments in 2021

What Do B2B Marketers Do Now? is an ongoing email. Join the mailing list to be the first to receive these weekly insights! How is your 2021 stacking up? This time of year tends to be a time of growth and optimism, yet some industries continue to thrive while others continue to struggle. The past [...]

2021-05-25T16:00:19-04:00May 3rd, 2021|Categories: Blog|Tags: , , , , |

The Art of Letting People Think You Suck

What Do B2B Marketers Do Now? is an ongoing email. Join the mailing list to be the first to receive these weekly insights! We’ve passed a few annual milestones recently – spring’s arrival, the end of Q1, first 100 days, and of course: the one-year anniversary of COVID-19 officially being declared a pandemic. As I [...]

A Blog Post about Blogs Posts

What Do B2B Marketers Do Now? is an ongoing email. Join the mailing list to be the first to receive these weekly insights! Spring has arrived, the weather is warming, and we continue to look forward to safely enjoying warm-weather activities with friends! No matter where you are, and even if you are able to [...]

2021-05-25T16:06:38-04:00April 12th, 2021|Categories: Blog|Tags: , , , , , |

Cultivating Your Leads Garden

What Do B2B Marketers Do Now? is an ongoing email. Join the mailing list to be the first to receive these weekly insights! Spring is officially here! Maybe you're the same as me – the rain might get you down, but you know that warmer weather is on its way! Are your revenues growing as well [...]

2021-05-25T16:11:51-04:00March 29th, 2021|Categories: Blog|Tags: , , , , , |

The Cost of the Data Retrofit

What Do B2B Marketers Do Now? is an ongoing email. Join the mailing list to be the first to receive these weekly insights! My team threw down a challenge for me this week. They asked me to use as many song references as possible from our featured artist in this week's email without being too [...]

2021-05-22T09:39:09-04:00March 15th, 2021|Categories: Blog|Tags: , , , , |

Audience Growth and Trigger Cities

What Do B2B Marketers Do Now? is an ongoing email. Join the mailing list to be the first to receive these weekly insights! Ever feel like you're surrounded by predators, always fighting for every little win? The beginning of the year is a great time to swim without looking back and focus on what's ahead. [...]

2021-05-22T09:41:34-04:00February 22nd, 2021|Categories: Blog|Tags: , , , , |

Spanning the Chasm

What Do B2B Marketers Do Now? is an ongoing email. Join the mailing list to be the first to receive these weekly insights! What were you doing 40 years ago (if you were even alive)? It’s hard to believe (for me) that a few days ago marked the 40th anniversary of Rush’s Moving Pictures album. [...]

2021-05-22T09:47:10-04:00February 15th, 2021|Categories: Blog|Tags: , , , , , |

Human and Digital for Customer Experience

What Do B2B Marketers Do Now? is an ongoing email. Join the mailing list to be the first to receive these weekly insights! It was Groundhog Day last week. Many would argue that we’ve been reliving Groundhog Day since this pandemic hit! Regardless of the prediction of your favourite groundhog, I think we all need [...]

2021-05-22T09:52:09-04:00February 8th, 2021|Categories: Blog|Tags: , , , , |

Aligning Sales and Marketing

What Do B2B Marketers Do Now? is an ongoing email. Join the mailing list to be the first to receive these weekly insights! Monday mornings can be challenging at the best of times. Cranking this song by Lenny Kravitz is bound to get you moving and motivated for a brand new month! Listen with me [...]

Adapting to Shorter Attention Spans

What Do B2B Marketers Do Now? is an ongoing email. Join the mailing list to be the first to receive these weekly insights! Do you ever feel like you’re on a different planet? Walking through the Virtual Causeway offices lately, it feels like I'm walking on the moon – with everyone working from home, it’s [...]

2021-05-22T10:01:50-04:00January 18th, 2021|Categories: Blog|Tags: , , , |

Marketing Trend Predictions for 2021

What Do B2B Marketers Do Now? is an ongoing email. Join the mailing list to be the first to receive these weekly insights! We’re already two weeks into the first quarter of the new year! Sometimes we just need a good kick in the butt and some direction to perfection to get things rolling. Have [...]

2021-05-22T10:05:11-04:00January 11th, 2021|Categories: Blog|Tags: , , , |

Don’t Mix Up Your Leads and Deals

Leads vs. Deals – truly a B2B marketer's word jumble. I originally posted about this way back in 2015, but I find I am still having this conversation on a weekly basis with clients – so I think it’s timely and worth re-posting today! What do leads and deals have in common? Well... same letters, different [...]

2020-12-23T15:10:16-05:00December 31st, 2020|Categories: Blog|Tags: , , , , |

The Year’s Roundup – with a Soundtrack

What Do B2B Marketers Do Now? is an ongoing email. Join the mailing list to be the first to receive these weekly insights! Finally! The holidays are here – let's give a big cheer to the end of 2020! It's been a gruelling year of uncertainty, change, opportunity, and endless pivoting. The break is a [...]

2021-05-25T09:31:43-04:00December 28th, 2020|Categories: Blog|Tags: , , , |

Prepping Your Marketing Strategy for the New Year

What Do B2B Marketers Do Now? is an ongoing email. Join the mailing list to be the first to receive these weekly insights! How does it feel? 2020 has often felt like a complete unknown, like a rolling stone that keeps on rolling. Listen to this with me as we focus on finishing the year [...]

2021-05-22T10:15:05-04:00December 14th, 2020|Categories: Blog|Tags: , , , |

Lessons in B2B Growth

What Do B2B Marketers Do Now? is an ongoing email. Join the mailing list to be the first to receive these weekly insights! Congratulations, you've made it to December 2020! I hope your organization has weathered the storm and figured out how to make things happen. Otherwise, we could be in for a long December! [...]

2021-05-22T10:16:50-04:00December 7th, 2020|Categories: Blog|Tags: , , , |