Outbound Sales: Marketing or Evil?

I sent Joe this post knowing it would fire him up http://t.co/Wsl38GQRO7 , it worked! He gives Mr.Fishkin a piece of his mind. Sorry Rand.

Hot Takes

ISIS Terrorist takes a selfie post it online and 22 hours later the building gets bombed– https://www.yahoo.com/tech/s/moron-terrorist-takes-selfie-front-isis-headquarters-air-104558006.html

US PayPal users face marketing robot cold calls — “PayPal is changing its terms and conditions to state users must accept automated marketing calls, emails and text messages.”  http://www.bbc.com/news/technology-33009774

“The eBay-owned company told the BBC that it “would honour any customers’ requests to decline marketing outreach”.

But no such opt-out is included in the terms and conditions.

 

About the author

Dave Snyder

Dave began his career online as a well respected Internet Marketing Consultant. He has spoken around the world on the topics of search marketing and social media, and has consulted for some of the worlds largest companies on the topics. He has also been an educator and writer in past careers.

Dave’s passion shifted from a purely marketing focus as he worked with more and more entrepreneurs to build profitable companies, to the creation, construction, and management of startups. This passion was the inspiration behind SteelCast.