Why the Smartest Companies Prioritize Marketing Operations

If you like revenue, you should be prioritizing marketing operations—aka MOPs.


So let’s talk about what MOPs includes: 


  • At its core, it’s about helping the company scale efficiently using data, people, and processes. 
  • Skills that a great marketing ops person has: 
    • Understanding people (and thus understanding the buyer’s journey)
      • What should (and more importantly, shouldn’t) be automated
      • What channels to be active on
    • Being able to look at the landscape of the business and its industry, what’s driving revenue, and how marketing plays a role in that environment. 

Marketing ops is a position that is typically hired too late in the process so in this episode, we’re breaking down how you can start prioritizing it before it’s too late. 

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Blythe Brumleve
Blythe Brumleve
Creative entrepreneur in freight. Founder of Digital Dispatch and host of Everything is Logistics. Co-Founder at Jax Podcasters Unite. Board member of Transportation Marketing and Sales Association. Freightwaves on-air personality. Annoying Jaguars fan.

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