A global marketing team is a crucial component of a company that is seeking to enhance their global footprint. Their role is to help figure out – region by region – what consumers want locally and nationally and what marketing mix is required in order to get them to buy. A great team knows that there is no “one size fits all” when approaching a global market and that the team must leverage its diverse knowledgebase and a pulse on current events locally and around the world.
In Lionbridge Marketing’s, “6 Core Roles of a Successful Global Marketing Team,” they describe the ideal global marketing firms and the assembly of professionals and capabilities that will make them successful.
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6 Core Roles of a Successful Global Marketing Team
by: Lionbridge Marketing
Executing a global marketing strategy (as opposed to a regional strategy) requires a bit more of everything: extra resources, more content, greater market knowledge, and additional languages, to name a few. To support this, you have to build your global marketing team accordingly.