Having completed my MBA at Duke just over three years ago, it takes A LOT to motivate me to enroll in a formal course ' let alone a university course. In January, however, I found such motivation from Gary Katz in the form of his course entitled Marketing Operations 2.0: From 2011 Tactical Discipline to 20/20 Strategic Vision. The official description of the course reads:
"Marketing Operations 2.0 (MO 2.0) helps corporations get more out of marketing and marketers have more fulfilling careers. This focused course brings an operational discipline and change management approach to the marketing function. It will literally transform how you are viewed internally and how you see yourself. MO 2.0 enables marketing organizations to leverage strategy, guidance, process, metrics and technology so that they can run Marketing as a profit/value center and a fully accountable business."
Sound amazing? It truly is! Gary's course relates to the challenges those of us in Marketing functions face each day based on the