Back in April, I wrote a blog on why marketers need to get smart about AI, so it was with great interest that I recently tuned in to an interview by the HubSpot Academy with Paul Roetzer, founder and CEO of PR 20/20 and creator of the Marketing Artificial Intelligence Institute. You can watch the whole interview here, in which the emergence of this new technology and the impact it can have on digital marketing is discussed, but if you are short on time, here’s some of the key points, questions (and answers) about artificial intelligence that were raised.
By now you have probably heard lots of mentions of the upcoming GDPR legislation, but do you know what it will mean for your organisation? The fact of the matter is that, whether you are a multinational, an SME, a marketing department or an agency, you will need to not only put in place adequate measures that show you are compliant with data protection and data privacy, and data processing requirements such as consent and legitimate interest, but also document how you are compliant in these areas.
If you’re worried that you will never be president because you can’t fit your thoughts into less than 140 characters, you no longer need to worry! The world and his dog probably knows by now that Twitter has doubled its character limit to 280, giving people twice the elbow room to share their opinions (or insult other world leaders). But what does it mean for marketers? We take a look…
It’s always handy to check in on what’s going on in the world of digital marketing outside the walls of Get Focused Towers, so we are constantly on the lookout for new events coming up that can help us gain the insights we need to continue delivering a top-quality service to our clients and partners.
I recently visited a friend of mine, who is a plumber, and was surprised to find that the taps in his bathroom, and his kitchen, were leaking. We’ve known each other long enough that I didn’t have to beat around the bush in asking, so I put it to him that it seemed strange that someone in his line of work would have less than perfect plumbing. His response may come as no surprise to many of us. He was too busy tending to customers that he doesn’t have the time to look after his own fixtures and fittings. Sound familiar?