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Creating Internal Buy-In for a Marketing Plan

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Tristan DaviesTristan Davies
Director of Communications
Commonwealth School

This podcast interview is more than nine minutes long.

  • At 0:49, Davies talks about some of the obstacles practitioners have to overcome when pitching an institutional marketing plan.
  • At 2:33, he discusses what constituencies should be involved when formulating and fine-tuning a plan.
  • At 5:10, Davies shares how practitioners can help presidents, deans, professors, alumni and students understand that a marketing or branding campaign advances the goals of the institution.
  • At 6:28, he talks about what practitioners should do to continue to grow support for their campaign after it has been formally adopted and implemented.

Davies moderates the College and University Editors community, a group for both CASE members and nonmembers who produce and write for magazines at educational institutions


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