Customer-Segmentation

10 Stats That Demonstrate the Power of Segmentation

There are very few things in business that lower risks while increasing returns. Segmentation is one of those “free lunches,” and that’s why we are such firm believers in incorporating segmentation into your strategy. Segmentation can help you better target your audience with appropriate marketing messaging, design new products that address the needs of specific …

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Free Lunch: The Power of Segmentation | The Sterling Woods Group

Free Lunch: The Power of Segmentation

I remember a business school professor proclaiming, “diversification is the only free lunch.” He meant that diversification is the only technique in finance that simultaneously lowers risk and increases returns (click here if you don’t believe me). I’d argue that there’s another free lunch in the business world: segmentation. Segmentation allows companies to simultaneously lower …

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Customer-Centric Innovation Case Studies | Sterling Woods Group

The Key to Innovation Is to Make It Customer-Centric [3 Case Studies]

Innovation in content companies is hard. While there are many factors that prevent publishers from pursuing content evolution and product development, a major roadblock is that they simply lose sight of what matters most: the needs of their customers. In fact, a study by Harvard Business School showed that in the US, 85% of new …

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Research These 4 Things Before You Monetize Your Content | The Sterling Woods Group

Research These 4 Things Before You Monetize Your Content

This Spring, I’ll be publishing a new book entitled A Member Is Worth a Thousand Visitors: A Proven Method For Making More Money Online.  The book is anchored by a discussion of the five forces of online revenue growth through memberships. My team and I identified these forces over the past two and a half years …

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