Better ways to work

Symptoms of B2B selling sickness

Trust between Sales and Marketing is at an all time low – and sellers are taking marketing into their own hands. Here’s how to get the relationship back…

Why an ABM foundation makes your whole marketing strategy work harder

Most ABM campaigns are too narrow. Not in their focus, but in their ambition.  Let me explain. If you have an ABM strategy, I’d bet my last stinkin’…

How to get the most out of SME interviews

Speaking to subject matter experts is one of the toughest parts of being a B2B marketer. My (unsubstantiated) theory is that it really comes down to a deep…

The B2B generative AI design shootout: Part 3

Generative AI is having its moment in the sun — and it’s casting a menacing shadow over the creative industries while it does it. Generative AI may…

05. 10. 2023

Killed by the buzz: Why we’re losing words to the buzz effect (and what to do about it)

Here’s a question for you: What do buzzwords and That One Guy You Hate™ have in common? You guessed it. They both sneak into every conversation and…

Webflow is making us better digital designers

We’d like to tell you about a tool that we (the Design team at Velocity) have recently started experimenting with to create web content.  Actually,…

Why I hate the ‘Cover the Logo’ test

The ‘cover the logo’ test kills great ideas—because people don’t get how brands work.

Why marketing still needs soul: Jason Miller on punk over predictability

Jason Miller on Punk over Predictability

10 content marketing performance metrics you probably aren’t using but definitely should be

Most content marketers aren’t good at measurement beyond simple analytics report. It’s time to change that.

The Relationship Between Content Marketing and SEO? It’s Complicated.

There’s a lot written about content marketing and SEO. But very little from the content side. We need to do more (in every way).

WFH #10: This 2020 thing isn’t great for creativity, is it?

Fun is an essential part of making good creative. And this year isn’t exactly fun. Here’s how I’m dealing with that.