It might seem like a stretch to associate college football with demand gen marketing, but both are on the hunt for greatness, and that it takes a group effort to achieve it. In general, demand gen marketing shares a lot of traits with college football, especially in that both require a team effort to defend themselves. Here we break down which position, or participant, of a football game each member of a marketing squad matches up with best.
Chances are you’ve heard the terms “thought leader” and “influencer” tossed around quite a bit in the marketing world. Often people use them loosely, though, meaning you may only have a vague idea of what they truly mean. There are certainly a lot of wannabes out there when it comes to both, so let’s examine these concepts and help you decipher how to utilize the best of them for your marketing strategy.