Allocadia White Papers & Research

Forrester's Strategic Budget Allocation
COVID-19 has made it more important for marketers to strategically align their budgets with ongoing plans to sustain business impact. However, past budget decisions can make it challenging to execute on new plans that drive your strategy forward. Forrester has created a 6-Phase Strategic Budget Allocation Framework identifying the key...
The 4 Actions of High-Growth Marketing Teams
2021 Planning, Budgeting and Measurement Benchmark Results For the last twenty years, marketing’s been on a crusade to measure revenue impact. But over the last year, the playing field changed.  Marketing teams in high-growth companies shifted their focus from revenue accountability to operational efficiency, or ‘back office’ part of their...
State of Spend - 2020 Marketing Investment Benchmarking Report
COVID and the ensuing market-turbulence put marketing teams under a microscope to explain exactly where they were spending and how it was driving business impact. Faced with the upheaval of all we’ve previously known, marketers need a new set of benchmarks to guide their investment strategy.  We analyzed real-time adjustments...
Annual Marketing Planning Is Not Dead
Annual marketing planning is an exciting time when marketing organizations chart their course for the year with the mindset of no goal is impossible and ready to overcome any challenge. Or not. In reality, marketing planning at enterprise organizations is rarely straightforward. Planning is long, there are many moving parts,...
Your Marketing Performance Management Maturity Playbook
60% of marketers are missing the right tools to demonstrate the quantitative impact of marketing spend. Don’t be one of them. It’s one thing to say you want to improve and it’s another to put the work in and become a best in class marketer. Drive growth for your organization...
The Marketing Leader’s Guide to Data Strategy
87% percent of marketers say their top marketing goal for the next year is using data more successfully. We wrote this paper to show you how and provide a path forward. Sam Melnick, Vice President of Marketing Insights & Growth, Allocadia Marketing is hard. Of course it is also fun,...
MPM Maturity Benchmarking Report
Original research benchmarking how companies run the business of marketing We surveyed over 200 marketers to determine the industry’s maturity level around Marketing Performance and what the best marketers in the world are doing differently. Here, we present the key findings of this research, including: How the best companies manage...