The following picture is of a small homestay in Thekkady in Kerela. This homestay enjoys rave reviews on Trip Advisor. The owner is not an MBA and not even a graduate. He doesn't do any advertising. What he does is taking care of his customer so much so that he enjoys 91% 5-star reviews from… Continue reading How to be Ready for the World Beyond Advertising?
I attended the Cleveland Clinic Customer Experience Summit at the Hinduja Hospital yesterday in Mumbai. The format was interesting. They made their patient talk to the audience about the detailed patient experience at the hospital. The Cleveland Clinic is the leader of the patient experience in the world. Out of the many things, one of… Continue reading How Can Indian Healthcare Companies Expand Their Influence?
Inbound marketers can learn valuable lessons from the legendary author Dale Carnegie. In a time when we believe all marketers are liars, Dale Carnegie's wisdom of winning friends and influencing people can come handy. There is a valuable insight for inbound content marketers. The agenda of the marketers and content marketers could be the same, but the… Continue reading 9 lessons from Dale Carnegie for Inbound marketers
Digital Marketing is a huge opportunity. But how huge you can leverage is dependent on your digital strategy. Either you build a phenomenal brand or you just use it to generate leads. Google ad words, FB ad words, PPC, SEO, and various other similar means adopted by most of the companies indicate, they are missing… Continue reading Why is your Digital Marketing not effective?
“Storytelling is by far the most underrated skill when it comes to business.”Gary Vaynerchuk People are interested in stories not in an interruption in the stories. We go to movies to watch the story and advertisements are shown to us as an interruption. Most use this time to either go to washrooms or smoke rooms. At… Continue reading Advertisement out, storytelling in. Are you in sync?
“Content is King!” - Bill Gates Content Marketing is still an emerging way of marketing in India. Businesses are waking up to the new realities. Most of those who have started doing it, believe content marketing is about content creation and bombarding the content on social networks. They do it without the right purpose, the… Continue reading 17 Benefits of Content Marketing for Indian entrepreneurs