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B2B Communications Planning in the Digital Age

It’s September and, as a Marketing or Communications Manager for your enterprise, you’re probably about to sit down, roll up the proverbial sleeves and craft your 2015 plan. Trouble is, for every year we push further into the 21st century, the more complex the process becomes. IMC helps you evaluate every option. It can point you to the strategic “keepers” and eliminate probable “weepers.” IMC, in the sense of detailing media preference and message relevance, may reveal some “sleepers” that can add to success.

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