Your SlideShare is downloading. ×
How to build your marketing strategy
Upcoming SlideShare
Loading in...5

Thanks for flagging this SlideShare!

Oops! An error has occurred.


Saving this for later?

Get the SlideShare app to save on your phone or tablet. Read anywhere, anytime - even offline.

Text the download link to your phone

Standard text messaging rates apply

How to build your marketing strategy


Published on

Presentation by Andrew Humphries, Tech City Champion at the Creative Pioneers Challenge Can-Start Optimiser Workshops on 5th November 2012 at the IPA.

Presentation by Andrew Humphries, Tech City Champion at the Creative Pioneers Challenge Can-Start Optimiser Workshops on 5th November 2012 at the IPA.

1 Like
  • Be the first to comment

No Downloads
Total Views
On Slideshare
From Embeds
Number of Embeds
Embeds 0
No embeds

Report content
Flagged as inappropriate Flag as inappropriate
Flag as inappropriate

Select your reason for flagging this presentation as inappropriate.

No notes for slide


  • 1. Andrew HumphriesHow to build your marketingstrategy
  • 2. “Everything that can be invented hasbeen invented.” Charles Duell, Director US Patent office. 1899
  • 3. “The horsemen need not getalarmed that the motor car willinjure their business in ourcountry.” Eastern Chronicle, New Glasgow, 19 April 1907
  • 4. “No flying machine will ever fly fromNew York to Paris.” Orville Wright
  • 5. “Airplanes are interesting toys but ofno military value.” Marchal Ferdinand Foch, Professor of Strategy, Ecole Superieure de Guerre
  • 6. “This telephone has too manyshortcomings to be seriously consideredas a means of communication. The deviceis inherently of no value to us.” Western Union internal memo, 1876
  • 7. “The telephone will be used to informpeople that a telegram has beensent.” Alexander Graham Bell
  • 8. “It seems the only people using themachines were a small number ofprostitutes and gamblers who didntwant to deal with tellers face to face.” Luthur Simian, inventor of the ATM
  • 9. “I think there is a world market formaybe five computers.” Thomas Watson, chairman of IBM, 1943
  • 10. “There is no reason anyone wouldwant a computer in their home.”Ken Olson, president, chairman & founder of Digital Equipment Co, 1977
  • 11. “So we went to Atari and said, „Hey, weve gotthis amazing thing, even built with some of yourparts, and what do you think about funding us?Or well give it to you. We just want to do it.Pay our salary, well come work for you.‟ Andthey said, „No.‟ So then we went to Hewlett-Packard, and they said, „Hey, we dont needyou; you havent even got through college yet.‟” Apple Computer founder Steve Jobs on attempts to get Atari and HP interested in his and Steve Wozniaks personal computer.
  • 12. “Dont be afraid to go out ona limb. Thats where the fruitis.” H.Jackson Browne
  • 13. “People who say „It can‟t bedone…‟ should stop interruptingthose of us who are doing it.” Henry Ford
  • 14. “A ship in the harbour is safe,but that is not what ships arebuilt for.” Anonymous
  • 15. Sales Cycle Buying Cycle1. Suspect 1. Identify Need2. Prospect 2. Analyse Solutions3. Presentation 3. Gather Information4. Demonstration 4. Identify Budget5. Benefits / ROI 5. Determine Benefit6. Negotiation 6. Negotiation7. Contract 7. Contract 8. BUYER‟S REMORSE!