Jim Joseph

Jim Joseph

Agency President, Author, Blogger, Professor

Jim Joseph is the chief integrated marketing officer and president of the Americas for New York-based communications agency Cohn & Wolfe, part of the media company WPP Group PLC. He is the award-winning author of The Experience Effect series, teaches marketing at New York University, and is on the board of directors for the number one branding school in the country, The VCU Brandcenter. Joseph's new book, Out and About Dad, chronicles his unique journey as a father during a unique time in our cultural evolution.

3 Ways to Soften the Blow of Work Interrupting Family Time
Parenting

3 Ways to Soften the Blow of Work Interrupting Family Time

The merging of work and family comes with the territory of being an entrepreneur and/or a small-business owner -- or really any kind of business professional.
Finding Balance to Fit the Roles of 'Dad' or 'Mom' Into the Day
Parenting

Finding Balance to Fit the Roles of 'Dad' or 'Mom' Into the Day

When people know you're 'on your own' they just assume that you have a flexible schedule. Not so much. Try these three tips.
The Striking Similarities Between Being a Parent and an Entrepreneur
Parenting

The Striking Similarities Between Being a Parent and an Entrepreneur

We all know both are hard, but what does it take to do both concurrently?
What's the Secret to Balancing Parenthood and Entrepreneurship?
Parenting

What's the Secret to Balancing Parenthood and Entrepreneurship?

The head of a marketing firm writes about managing his business while rushing to parent/teacher conferences.
3 Mega Marketing Lessons From 3 Companies With Strong Brands
Branding

3 Mega Marketing Lessons From 3 Companies With Strong Brands

While on the surface these big mega-brands may seem un-relatable, we really can learn a lot from their work and how they approach both their products and brands.
Here Is How to Boost Your Social-Media Following
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Here Is How to Boost Your Social-Media Following

It takes a matrix of methods and a continuous commitment to create, establish, build and maintain a social-media presence and following.
Measure the Success of a Marketing Campaign Through the Product and the Brand
Marketing

Measure the Success of a Marketing Campaign Through the Product and the Brand

Without a goal and measurement system in place at the beginning, you can't possibly ascertain success.
How to Do PR on the Cheap
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How to Do PR on the Cheap

The digital world has opened up a whole new world of marketing when you have a shoestring budget.
Forecasting Business Success Through the Lens of the Product and the Brand
forecasting

Forecasting Business Success Through the Lens of the Product and the Brand

While you can't predict the future, you should be sure you're including all the factors that will affect your company.
This One Tip Will Help People Pay Attention to Your Webinar
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This One Tip Will Help People Pay Attention to Your Webinar

When it comes to putting together content for a webinar, here is a piece of advice that should guide your thinking.
Test and Validate Your Business From Both a Product and Brand Perspective
Branding

Test and Validate Your Business From Both a Product and Brand Perspective

What is it that you want your product or service to do and how do you want your customers to engage with your brand?
The No. 1 Marketing Strategy Businesses Need to Be Using
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The No. 1 Marketing Strategy Businesses Need to Be Using

Really good marketing begins and ends with your customer.
To Stand Out From the Competition, You Need to Offer Distinct Emotional Benefits
Branding

To Stand Out From the Competition, You Need to Offer Distinct Emotional Benefits

Most products or services typically offer the same functional benefits. What separates one from the other, however, is the branding.
The Functional Benefits of Your Product Only Get You So Far
Competition

The Functional Benefits of Your Product Only Get You So Far

Sure, your product or service may be great, but it's not that different than what your competitor offers.
Set Your Prices So It's a Win, Win, Win
Pricing

Set Your Prices So It's a Win, Win, Win

Not only should you charge based on the product sold, but also on what your brand represents to customers.