4th December 2017
Grayling’s global head of strategic services, Jon Meakin introduces the agency’s annual trend forecast.
Studies consistently show that we are exposed to around 10,000 marketing messages a day. And even though it feels like I’ve been reading about how “consumers are becoming more sophisticated” for the last 20 years, it stands to reason that people must be becoming more discerning. I mean, how else would we absorb anything?
And of course, this paradigm makes it harder than ever for brands and corporations to land their messages. Frequency alone is not enough. Brands need to be innovative, brave. Embrace new techniques, new channels. Stay one step ahead, in order to get noticed.
Over the next week, some of Grayling’s brightest and best will explore the marketing, and communication trends that we believe will help brand and corporate communicators achieve the cut-through they crave in 2018. Here’s a snapshot of what to expect…
Can you think of any examples? Have we missed anything? We’d love to hear your views. Join the discussion on Twitter, using #6into18…..
14th December 2017
Chile and Peru find a voice
Max Cano of Grayling’s Chilean affiliate, Mazicorp, shares his thoughts on following his attendance at a communications industry conference in Brazil.I recently returned from Brazil, where my...Read More
14th December 2017
Loretta Ahmed, CEO Grayling Middle East and Africa, looks at how injecting fun into every aspect of brand communication can increase customer engagement. In 2018 smart marketers will drive purpose and...Read More
13th December 2017
Small is the New Big
As the pace of change gets faster, organizations of all sizes are embracing the start-up mentality. In the latest of our 2018 Trends predictions, Grayling’s San Francisco MD, Alan Dunton explains...Read More