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Definition 5 C's of Marketing Strategy. Description.

The 5 C's of Marketing Strategy provides a quick checklist on some important things to consider when crafting a marketing strategy:

  1. Customer Needs. What needs from which clients do we seek to satisfy? Compare: Customer Satisfaction Model

  2. Company Skills. What special competences do we possess to meet those needs? Compare: Core Competence  |  SWOT Analysis

  3. Competition. Who competes with us in meeting those needs? Compare: Competitive Advantage

  4. Collaborators. Who should we enlist to help us and how do we motivate them? Compare: Strategic Alliance

  5. Context. What cultural, technological and legal factors limit what is possible?  Compare: PEST Analysis

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  5 C's in Developing Countries: Add Corruption as 6th C?
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The Importance of Noncustomers

Even the biggest enterprises (other than a government monopoly) has many more noncustomers than it has customers". Peter Drucker in "Management Challe...
Usage (application): Market Research, Customer Strategy, Innovation Strategy, Customer Survey Pitfalls

Interview Philip Kotler About Ethical and Societal Aspects of Marketing

Philip Kottler comments on Peter Drucker's and his own views on the role and purpose of marketing in business and management.
Topics includes are...
Usage (application): Ethical Marketing, Marketing Ethics, Purpose of Business, Purpose of Marketing, Social Marketing

The Importance of a Long Term Focus on the Customer

Ohmae explains the importance of the fundamental belief that all actions of a company need to be good for all concerned, especially the customer.
Usage (application): Interview Ohmae on the Need for a Long-term Customer Focus

Speech of Trout on the Importance of Marketing

Jack Trout refers to Druckerís advice: "Because the purpose of a business is to create a customer, the business enterprise has two, and only these two...
Usage (application): Trout on the Value of Marketing, Background of Trout


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Compare with: 7 P's Extended Marketing Mix  |  SOSTAC  |  Customer Relationship Management

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