B2B Marketing Leaders

Develop a Customer-Obsessed Strategy for Growth

Today’s B2B marketing leaders operate in a vastly different environment compared with just a few years ago. Heightened buyer expectations require new approaches and a truly buyer-first orientation. Meanwhile, the pressure to prove marketing’s value and revenue impact has intensified. Success in this climate requires bold, unwavering vision — and the agility to course-correct as conditions change.

Challenges You Face

Developing a sound, long-term marketing strategy that aligns with corporate growth goals and translates them into actionable plans is no small feat — particularly in today’s rapidly changing environment. We know you face many new dynamics, and we help you tackle challenges along the way, including:

  • Communicating value to executives and positioning marketing as a strategic partner.
  • Gaining alignment and cooperation across marketing, product, and sales.
  • Addressing brand awareness and perception issues.
  • Establishing greater resiliency and adaptability across the marketing organization.

Hear Forrester Analyst Craig Moore’s best-practice tip for how to develop your annual marketing and investment plan.


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Set Your Strategy

Marketing Strategy CompassMany CMOs and marketing leaders struggle to formulate a clear, coherent marketing strategy that aligns to the overall business strategy. The Forrester Marketing Strategy Compass helps you create this strategy and cascade it throughout the marketing function.

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