Karen Tran

Principal Analyst

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High-Growth B2B Businesses Invest In Brand When Facing Economic Uncertainty

Karen Tran October 3, 2022
Whichever side of the recession debate you’re on, what’s clear is that there is economic uncertainty. On the heels of the “great resignation,” where people were leaving jobs in search of better pay, more flexibility, and increased job satisfaction, we’re now seeing hiring freezes at some companies. This doesn’t mean that every company will cut […]
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Can B2B CMOs Save The Planet, Too?

Karen Tran September 26, 2022
Companies' pledges to become more sustainable are encouraging — if they translate into action. Marketing leaders must work to ensure that messaging aligns with action and purpose.
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Oh, How I Love Thee — Brand Preference Measurement Goes Deeper Than Awareness

Karen Tran September 12, 2022
Before launching programs to improve brand health, you need to understand the sentiments and associations of your brand in the market and where your brand stands in terms of preference.
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B2B Summit North America: It’s Good To Be Back

Karen Tran May 10, 2022
Forrester’s B2B Summit North America drew thousands of marketing, sales, and product leaders for three days of data-driven learning and discussions that invigorated and inspired.