decision journey

Finding the wedding guest dress jumpsuit: Part 2 If you haven’t already, you should head over to part 1 for a funny (and somewhat informative) start to the story…but long story short:  I left myself a week to get a wedding guest dress, there was lots of panic, and making the difficult decision of which brand to buy from – all through the scope of the consumer decision journey. After coming up with my initial

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As a marketer, you often consider the decision journey taken by your customers to reach you - determining what led them to need your products or services, how they found you, why they chose you and all the bits in between.   The Consumer Decision Journey   Court et al, 2019 Whilst we are putting ourselves in the shoes of others, have you ever stopped to analyse your own consumer decision journey? For me, that

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IT’S CHRISTMAS – as everyone keeps telling me, whether it be my colleagues, the radio or market full of people just outside our offices. Let us not forget that the Christmas adverts have arrived and the battle of the brands that occurs every December has begun.  The Christmas ads seem to start earlier each year and signal to begin your shopping or risk rush buying your presents on Christmas eve at the nearest garage .

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Will GDPR assist the revival of direct mail? By now you are probably sick of hearing about the new General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) which came into effect on May 25th, 2018 – but how will reigning in the use of personal data impact the way we can directly market to consumers? GDPR sets out to unify data protection laws across Europe and give individuals better control of their personal data, as well as imposing

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The transition from university to full-time work Whilst studying at University you can slip into some strange habits - eating cheese toasties at 2am, pulling an all-nighter in the library, napping at all times of the day and believing its perfectly acceptable to pop to the corner shop in your pyjamas. But before you know it, the three years of discovering your independence are over and relief washes over you that the gruelling dissertation that haunted

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