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  • Report Digital Rewrites The Rules Of Business

    The Vision Report In The Digital Business Playbook
    February 25, 2020 | Nigel Fenwick, Ted Schadler

    Digital technology dramatically improves the economics and capabilities of every business. Using hardware, software, algorithms, and the internet, it's 10 times cheaper and faster to engage...

  • Report Five New Perspectives On Marketing Process

    Beginner Level: Process Practices For The Marketing Innovation Playbook
    February 10, 2020 | Lori Wizdo, Jessica Liu

    Defined, documented, and repeatable marketing processes correlate with revenue growth. But most marketing teams don't have that level of process rigor. For various reasons — organizational...

  • Report The CMO's Guide To CES 2020

    Once A Tech Show, CES Is Now About Experience
    February 4, 2020 | Dipanjan Chatterjee

    CES is as much about brands and customer experience as it is about technology. Read this report to lock in on the most important CMO lessons from this year's event.

  • Report Computer Vision Makes Contextual Marketing More Powerful

    CMOs Should Prepare For The New Marketing Opportunities That AI Vision Technologies Create
    February 4, 2020 | Thomas Husson

    AI-powered computer vision provides access to a visually rich array of customer insights, creates new customer experiences, and drives emotional engagement. This report helps CMOs understand and...

  • Report The State Of Marketing Innovation Maturity, 2020

    Benchmarks: The Marketing Innovation Playbook
    February 4, 2020 | Mary Pilecki

    Using data from the Forrester Analytics Global Business Technographics® Marketing Survey, 2019, this report provides CMOs with a benchmark of the marketing innovation maturity of firms around the...

  • Report Dial Up Consumers' Emotional Energy To Drive Innovation Adoption

    Forrester's Consumer Energy Index In Singapore
    January 2, 2020 | Anjali Lai, Xiaofeng Wang

    Empowered consumers look unstoppable: They latch onto new experiences faster than innovators can generate them. Nearly half of online adults in Singapore are Progressive Pioneers, the most...

  • Report The Future Of Marketing Insights

    Advanced Level: Insights Practices For Marketing Innovation
    December 24, 2019 | Tina Moffett

    Customer-obsessed companies use data and insights to alter business and marketing decisions. CMOs are taking this a step further by embracing data, knowledge, and organizational trends to elevate...

  • Report Seven Steps To Kick Off A Customer-Obsessed Insights Program

    Beginner Level: Insights Practices For Marketing Innovation
    December 17, 2019 | Srividya Sridharan, Allison Snow

    There's only one way to win in the age of the customer, and that's by being customer obsessed. To successfully pivot from product, growth, shareholder, and other obsessions, firms need to become...

  • Report The Employee Experience Bill Of Rights In The Era Of AI And Automation

    Guaranteeing Rights For Employees Ensures Relative Calm For Companies
    December 5, 2019 | J. P. Gownder, Samuel Stern

    The threat of automation and the consequent uncertainty of their long-term relevance have employees on edge. Rightfully so, as most companies haven't taken the necessary steps to reassure their...

  • Report Brands Must Embrace Gender Evolution

    December 3, 2019 | Dipanjan Chatterjee, Nick Monroe

    Today, a majority of consumers reject what they perceive as outdated cultural constructs of gender. And where consumers go, so do brands. As society navigates the complex cultural space that is...

  • Report Embrace Innovative Marketing

    Executive Overview Of The Marketing Innovation Playbook
    November 26, 2019 | Melissa Parrish

    Marketing has come a long way, but it is not yet customer obsessed. True marketing innovation focuses on evolving from staid and traditional marketing approaches toward a new worldview that...

  • Report Fix Your Culture Gaps To Speed Up Digital Transformation

    Beginner Level: Culture Practices For Digital Business
    November 25, 2019 | Alyson Clarke

    Culture is one of the biggest barriers to digital transformation. Many firms put it in the "too hard" basket, focusing on all the other aspects of digital transformation until they can't ignore it...

  • Report Gauge Your Marketing Innovation Maturity

    The Assessment Report In The Marketing Innovation Playbook
    November 22, 2019 | Caroline Robertson, Brigitte Majewski

    To convert your marketing function into one that leads through innovation, you need to know where to start the transformation. This report guides CMOs through Forrester's marketing innovation...

  • Report Regularly Rejuvenate Your Marketing Talent

    Advanced Level: Talent Practices For Marketing Innovation
    November 11, 2019 | Shar VanBoskirk, Brigitte Majewski

    When creating customer-obsessed marketing talent, there is no finale. Rather, advanced marketers make sure their thoughtfully developed talent mix and organizational structure doesn't create...

  • Report Four Steps To Establish An Innovative Marketing Function

    The Strategy Report In The Marketing Innovation Playbook
    October 28, 2019 | Keith Johnston

    True marketing innovation focuses on evolving from staid, traditional marketing approaches to a new worldview that prioritizes solving customer problems over promoting product. To do this, you must...

  • Report Accelerate Your Culture Practices For Digital Transformation

    Intermediate Level: Culture Practices For Digital Business

    Strong digital culture underpins successful digital transformations. Once the foundations are in place, digital leaders must accelerate change and entrench digital skills, processes, and technology...

  • Report Apply Cultural Patterns From Leading Digital Innovators

    Advanced Level: Culture Practices For Digital Business

    Cultural alignment is a huge enabler of change — when done well, it greases the skids; when poorly executed, it can stop transformation dead in its tracks. Digitally innovative firms are...

  • Report Marketing Insights Are The Engine For Customer Obsession

    Intermediate Level: Insights Practices For Marketing Innovation
    September 13, 2019 | Mary Pilecki

    Many marketing organizations have established an insights practice to leverage marketing and customer data for insights that will help their decision making. Once "insights" has become a common...

  • Report CMO-CIO Collaboration: Resolving The Paradox

    The Relationship Destined To Maximize Your Business
    August 20, 2019 | Thomas Husson

    Growing customer expectations and the accelerating pace of innovation force CMOs to work closely with their CIO counterparts. While relying on external cloud vendors and investing in shadow IT...

  • Report Launch Your Marketing Talent Transformation

    Beginner Level: Talent Practices For Marketing Innovation
    August 20, 2019 | Shar VanBoskirk, Brigitte Majewski

    The right people are critical to successfully creating an innovative mindset, processes, and insights within your marketing organization. This report, part of the marketing innovation playbook,...

  • Report Marketing's Business Imperative: Prioritize Innovation

    Introducing Forrester's Marketing Innovation Scorecard
    July 30, 2019 | Thomas Husson

    Tech-led innovation is the future of business and the brand experience. Yet despite a plethora of new technologies at marketers' fingertips and an ever-growing array of platforms, marketing...

  • Report Ignite Customer-Centric Thinking Companywide

    Advanced Level: Mindset Practices For Marketing Innovation
    July 26, 2019 | Laura Ramos, Jim Nail

    Customer-obsessed thinking must expand rapidly beyond marketing to ensure that consistent and impactful customer experiences separate your company from the competition. Advanced CMOs will promote...

  • Report Agile Methodology Embeds Customer Obsession In Marketing

    Intermediate Level: Process Practices For The Marketing Innovation Playbook
    July 1, 2019 | Ryan Skinner

    Once you've established customer-obsessed processes, you're ready to advance them using Agile methodologies. The forces that drove Agile into developer communities have hit marketers just as hard....

  • Report Stop Improving Your Marketing Processes: Start Disrupting

    Advanced Level: Process Practices For The Marketing Innovation Playbook
    June 20, 2019 | Jessica Liu, Lori Wizdo

    Changing markets, shifting competitive conditions, and rapidly evolving customer demands inevitably create a point at which continually improving your existing customer engagement processes fails...

  • Report The Cost Of Losing Creativity

    The ROI Model For Agency Creativity
    June 17, 2019 | Jay Pattisall

    The CMO's go-to playbook for growth has run its course. Customer experiences are stagnant; digital sameness has taken hold; tech spend is skyrocketing; and cost reductions have cut to the quick....