More by Sherry Lamoreaux

Sherry is the editor of Act-On's Marketing Action blog. She also writes and edits eBooks, white papers, case studies, and miscellanea. She is an award-winning creative writer.

Labor Day – the End of Summer

Editor’s Note: This post is a summer rerun.  We are taking the day off, and think you should too. Put down that smart phone, and go for a walk. Play Frisbee. Blow up a balloon. Take the kids to the

Sales and Marketing Alignment: the Essentials

It’s a legendary conundrum: Sales and marketing cooperation is hampered by a lack of communication and agreement. Often the two teams are much like Mars and Venus, with different objectives and different styles – not to mention different ways of

CASL Compliance: Q & A About Canada’s Anti-Spam Law

Recently David Fowler, Act-On’s Chief Deliverability and Privacy Officer, delivered a webinar about the impact of Canada’s Anti-Spam Legislation (CASL), which went into effect July 1, 2014. During the Q&A session, webinar attendees asked great questions about the details of

Persona: More Than A Movie

“Persona” is a term that’s gotten very popular in marketing in the last few years. In ancient Latin, the word meant “mask.” It may have evolved from the Etruscan personare (“to sound through”), which referring to the theatrical wooden mask