What will marketing departments look like in 2020?

Jeff Hilimire

Last week I was in a brainstorming session with a bunch of marketing people a lot smarter than I am ( I’m not kidding ), and we were brainstorming on what marketing departments will look like in 2020. Random marketing 2020 quoraThe discussion was great and we came up with a lot of interesting directions to explore. Before I share some of the things we landed on, how do you think marketing departments will change over the next eight years?

What marketing departments will look like in 2020

Jeff Hilimire

I asked this question on Quora earlier this week: What will marketing departments look like in 2020? The qualities that marketing departments will need to have in 2020 that these guys identified are (in random order). - I think the “aha&# for me when considering this question is that by 2020 “digital&# will be about 30 years old. Special thanks to @dberkowitz ( his quora ), @drewhawkins ( his quora ) and @viajerosonico ( his quora ) for answering the question.

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Partially due to the economy, but also due to longer, healthier lives and changes in job tenure, 62% of working Boomers are now expected to stay in the labor force, with real power and influence, for at least nine more years, to 2020.

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One Million by One Million is a global initiative that aims to nurture a million entrepreneurs reach a million dollars each in annual revenue and beyond by 2020, thereby creating a trillion dollars in global GDP and ten million jobs. Premium member Ajit Narayen, Engineer and Founder at Invention Labs in Chennai, India, was named one of the world’s top 35 innovators by MIT Tech Review for 2011 and was named Innovator of the Year India several months back.

Strategy Roundtable For Entrepreneurs: How Do You Catalyze A Region's Entrepreneurship?

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Go with the Flow

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Their goal is to do so - through a quintessentially modern, public/private, profit/non-profit business plan - by the year 2020. Saturday night, I had the distinct pleasure of attending Jamie Wheal’s and Steven Kotler’s “ Flow Salon ” at the Summit Series’ awesome home in Malibu, California. The evening was memorable - to say the least - on many levels.

Strategy Roundtable For Entrepreneurs: 1M/1M Partners With Indian Angel Network

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Nimesh has pitched before, during the roundtable on March 10, 2011 , and came back with additional competitive analysis on his OpenTable-like restaurant reservation system. On April 16, I was in Mumbai doing a live 1M/1M event with TiE Mumbai and Indian Angel Network (IAN).

1M/1M Strategy Roundtable For Entrepreneurs: Making Money From Blogs

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Strategy Roundtable For Entrepreneurs - Silicon Valley: The Next Renaissance

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PDT on the following dates: Thursday, June 16, 2011: Register Here. Thursday, June 23, 2011: Register Here. Thursday, June 30, 2011: Register Here. Thursday, July 21, 2011: Register Here. Thursday, July 28, 2011: Register Here.

Obsolete by 2020

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Strategy Roundtable For Entrepreneurs: Continued International Participation

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The site has 11 million page views a month, and Jeu expects 2011 revenues to be about $250k. PDT on the following dates: Thursday, June 23, 2011: Register Here Thursday, June 30, 2011: Register Here Thursday, July 21, 2011: Register Here.

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Strategy Roundtable For Entrepreneurs: Microsoft's $100K India Startup Challenge Grant

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Strategy Roundtable For Entrepreneurs: 2 Really Cool Companies

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Strategy Roundtable For Entrepreneurs: Twitter, LinkedIn - Why Not Affiliates?

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Strategy Roundtable For Entrepreneurs: Free is Not a Business Model

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Strategy Roundtable For Entrepreneurs: Three Open Opportunities For 2012

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Strategy Roundtable For Entrepreneurs: From Poland to Argentina

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Strategy Roundtable For Entrepreneurs Dedicated To Steve Jobs, Reinforcing Mission To Restructure Capitalism

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She writes the blog Sramana Mitra On Strategy and is author of the Entrepreneur Journeys book series and Vision India 2020. "Here's to the crazy ones, the misfits, the rebels, the troublemakers, the round pegs in the square holes. the ones who see things differently.

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Strategy Roundtable For Entrepreneurs: Investors And Incubators Need To Look At Pre-Incubation

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Strategy Roundtable For Entrepreneurs: High-Octane Energy In Pune

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Strategy Roundtable For Entrepreneurs: How Do You Bootstrap Freemium Ventures?

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Boardman 2020 Gets Board Executives Together In Finland

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Strategy Roundtable For Entrepreneurs: Exciting Companies Lined Up For Microsoft Startup Grant Finals

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The Economist reported in a recent article : “…the global market for cloud services could grow from $41 billion last year to $241 billion by 2020.”

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