Excerpt from Propel Growth re financial industry marketing tactics for today’s landscape-one that loves to exploit the hedge fund phrase “Alpha”.
Caveat: remains to be seen whether many of those capital markets Alpha-types are prepared to put themselves out there with the suggested approaches (e.g. blogs); after all, financial industry regulators zero in on all that are outspoken in an effort to catch them saying/writing something that runs afoul of the regs.
That said, what was said by Propel Growth actually pertains to any company that aspires to be recognized as a leader among peers in a competitive space. This blogger would argue the rules below will help you swim in blue oceans (just make sure you take out cruise insurance!)