Dont bunt. Aim out of thepark.
Aim for the company ofimmortals. David Ogilvy
Make your team feelrespected, empowered andgenuinely excited about the
companys mission. Tim Westergren
"Marketing First.Rand Fishkin
You cant beeverything toeveryone but
you can besomething to
You have brilliance inyou, your contributionis valuable, and the artyou create is precious.
Only you can do, andyou must. Seth Godin
A year from now,
you'll wish you hadstarted today Karen Lamb
what you do,they buy
why you doit.
Build it, and they will come only works inthe movies. Social Media is a build it,
nurture it, engage them and they may comeand stay.
Were all learning here;the best listeners willend up the smartest.Josh Bernoff
Chase thevision, notthe money;the moneywill end upfollowing
you. Tony HsiehArtMapInc.com
If you build ityoumay still need GoogleAdWords.
Leverage thestrength that youhave: that no oneelse can be you. Todd Wheatland
Going viral is not an outcome; its ahappening. Sometimes it happens;
sometimes it doesnt.
Just remember, fans are vanity andsales are sanity. Lori Taylor
No growth hack, brilliantmarketing idea, or sales teamcan save you long-term if youdont have a sufficiently goodproduct.
Be undeniably good. Nomarketing effort or social mediabuzzword can be a substitute forthat.
If thingsare not
failing, youare not
innovatingenough. Elon Musk
If youre co-founder orCEO, you have to do allkinds of tasks you mightnot want to do If youdont do your chores, thecompany wont succeedNo task is too menial.
In a crowdedmarketplace,
fitting in is afailure. In a busy
marketplace, notstanding out is the
same as beinginvisible.
Remember to listen.
Proactive listening is by farthe most underused onlinemarketing tactic. Jason Falls
Remember that theres aperson on the other side, whohas a life full of commitments,stresses, activities anddeadlines.They are not thinkingabout your brand 24/7, despitethe fact that wed love them to.So we have to insert ourselvesinto the conversation and addvalue to their livestheircomplete lives not just the partthat affects the brand." Jim Joseph
The best way to builda brand is to payattention to customerneeds, create betterexperiences, and thenlet the customer sayhow great thoseexperiences are.
The only way towin is to learn
faster thananyone else.
The best way to predict the future isto create it. Peter Drucker
Good marketers see consumersas complete human beings withall the dimensions real peoplehave. Jonah SachsArtMapInc.com
not amoron; she
Instead of usingtechnology to automateprocesses, think aboutusing technology toenhance humaninteraction. Tony ZambitoArtMapInc.com
If you get bored withsocial media,its because you
are trying to getmore value than
Fast Company Staff
Nothing begets creativity
Marketing is nolonger about the
stuff that youmake but about
the stories youtell.