Organization is Biggest Obstacle to Marketing Effectiveness: Korn Ferry Survey

Finally, Korn Ferry reports that CMOs feel analytics and personalization are the functions they most need to improve, but organizational alignment is the biggest obstacle to being effective. Another conundrum: 52% say they can’t connect marketing activities to company performance but 45% say their bonus is driven by financial results. For all the talk about customer experience, just 13% say customer satisfaction is the most important factor in their bonus and only 12% cite brand health.