It’s Memorial Day weekend. The official start of the summer. Cookouts. Beer. Flip flops. Relaxation. Beer. Getting the boat on the lake. The first camp-out. Beer.
We always forget, though, the true intent of this holiday weekend: honoring Americans who lost their lives serving their country. I’m guilty. "Long weekend" enters the mind too often when "life sacrifice" should.
But I am thankful for my freedoms. I get to write for a great company. Have a great family. A great group of kids to coach in Little League.
Marketers can be thankful, too. Sure, it’s a thankless job a lot of the time, but there is a lot to be thankful for as a marketer. We think so. Hence, here are five things we think marketers should be thankful for: