Are SMART goals really dumb goals? – MAF267

This week let’s talk about whether SMART goals are really dumb goals.

And whether there’s a better alternative.

It’s just me and the mic and this is episode 267 of the Marketing and Finance Podcast.

Are SMART goals really dumb goals? MAF267

What you’ll hear about in this episode:

  • Why it’s important to have goals in your marketing strategy or plan
  • The traditional SMART model of setting goals
  • Some problems with SMARTs and what’s missing
  • Using questions as an alternative to acronyms
  • The question model:
    • What’s the goal?
    • Why is it specific?
    • How is it exciting?
    • What is the plan to achieve it?
    • Who will hold us accountable?

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Best return on £50k marketing spend – MAF265

This week let’s talk about marketing spend.

Specifically, if someone gave you £50k to spend on marketing, what would you do? And how would you get the best return on your investment?

It’s just me and the mic and this is episode 265 of the Marketing and Finance Podcast.

Best return on £50k marketing spend – MAF265

What you’ll hear about in this episode:

  • The curse of premature tactical response
  • Why so many marketers just look at tactics
  • Looking at your offer and your goals before deciding on communications activity
  • Questions to ask and information to collect to maximise return on investment

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Is it worth getting into Clubhouse? – MAF264

This week let’s talk about Clubhouse.

Is it worth getting involved in this new social media platform?

It’s just me and the mic and this is episode 264 of the Marketing and Finance Podcast.

Is it worth getting into Clubhouse? – MAF264

What you’ll hear about in this episode:

  • What is Clubhouse?
  • How to get an invitation
  • What does Clubhouse do and how does it work?
  • Pros and cons of Clubhouse
  • Should you be on Clubhouse?

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