Planning is top-down driven, with the financial teams and corporate boards often the people setting goals, said Alisa Groocock, vice-president, principal analyst, at the global market research company, Forrester.
“They focus on setting team goals going by the product line with no connection to account and sales coverage,” she told the audience at the Forrester’s virtual B2B Summit APAC.
Groocock and her co-panellist Conrad Mills, principal analyst of Forrester, were at a session entitled, “Determining the marketing approach mix: A data-driven tool”.
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