Why traditional personas are terrible (and how to make them better)

Marketers spend countless amounts of time and budget on quests to build the perfect buyer personas. Traditionally, buyer personas are created to understand more about the people buying your products, in order to make better decisions about content development, media strategy, and the holy grail – product development. Yet, marketers are frequently left scratching their heads when… Read More

Why your product is not “for everyone” (a marketer’s plea to define your audience)

The scene: Glass-windowed conference room at open-air tech office in SF, dog under the table, “micro-kitchen” snacks scattered around, and product manager adorned in company hoodie just finished her killer presentation on the next new game changing product. After the office applause settles, one brave soul dares to ask: “So, who is this for?” The product… Read More