Most companies have a love or hate relationship with marketing. It seems to be either a confusing and burdensome expense or a well-oiled, profit-boosting machine. But to get your marketing strategy well-oiled and performing consistently, you need a plan.
We can all understand the value in having a plan. But according to Content Marketing Institute, only 37 percent of B2C marketers have a documented marketing plan. And that’s an improvement over previous years. More and more marketers are learning that a plan can help them keep on track, accomplish more, and keep track of which strategies need improvement.
If you haven’t found the time to sit down and make a marketing plan, here are ten signs that you really need one: