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Drew Chambers

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Hubspot and Corus: Feedback Made Easy

Posted by Drew Chambers on Feb 12, 2020 11:28:43 AM

Corus is now an official Hubspot partner and part of the inbound community, and as a result, Hubspot users can take full advantage of all the free tools that Corus offers. Sending out surveys via your Hubspot CRM has never been easier.

Corus is now listed on the Hubspot Partner Directory, meaning you can quickly search for it through your favorite CRM system. Part of building an effective Flywheel is delighting customers, and utilizing that feedback to feed the momentum of your flywheel (inbound anyone? :) ) Corus makes gathering that delightful feedback from customers as easy as can be by offering our survey-building features FREE OF CHARGE. You create a survey (as complex as you want) and then distribute it via your Hubspot CRM. Here's a quick tutorial.

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Topics: surveying, Help, Walkthrough, use case, in the news

Meet our team: Director of Customer Success Jillian Dutson

Posted by Drew Chambers on Dec 4, 2019 8:15:00 AM

Our new Director of Customer Success on what it's like to manage the efficacy of Corus implementations with clients, run a farm, and of course, read Curious George.

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Topics: our team

Podcast: Data Decisions - Chris Schwalbach of AVL Growth Partners

Posted by Drew Chambers on Nov 8, 2019 8:00:00 AM

CEO of AVL Growth Partners Chris Schwalbach shares how his organization affects change within other companies through the power of data

Chris Schwalbach, or "Schwally" as his friends call him, joins our show in this episode. Chris shares his background as a CFO and how he came about creating the fractional CFO model in Colorado, with AVL Growth Partners. Chris's company often utilizes the Traction Model, pioneered in Traction by Gino Wickman, which instructs leaders to think about a variety of different metrics and insights when making corporate decisions. It's a natural fit for what we talk about on the podcast.

Chris's listening and reading recommendations:

What Got You Here Won't Get You There by Marshall Goldsmith

Bigger Pockets Podcast 

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Topics: podcast, data decisions

Data Decisions Podcast: Dan Kasper of Wishlist Rewards

Posted by Drew Chambers on Oct 8, 2019 7:35:53 AM

Dan Kasper, former Special Ops member and current CEO of Wishlist Rewards, joins the podcast!

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Topics: surveying, podcast, data decisions

Meet our Team: Head of Business Development Christine Lazauskas

Posted by Drew Chambers on Sep 24, 2019 8:24:53 AM

Meet our rockstar head of biz dev who loves traveling and kickboxing

What brought you to Corus?

I was Jason's sales rep at the first company I worked for in this industry 6 years ago. We stayed in touch over the years, and I became more interested in the vision Jason had for Corus and the direction he wanted to take the company the more we spoke. After deciding to depart from my last position, it was the right time and an easy choice to join Corus. It's been a natural fit for me.

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Topics: our team

Podcast: Mike Stevens of InsightPlatforms.com

Posted by Drew Chambers on Sep 17, 2019 7:21:04 AM

On the latest episode of Data Decisions with Corus we host Mike Stevens, a 20+ year veteran of the market research industry. Mike shares his insights about how teams can evolve with new technologies and skillsets, and what pitfalls he commonly sees people falling into.

Mike started InsightPlatforms.com as a way to easily share information about the myriad platforms that exist to help companies with market research. Additionally Mike works as a consultant to help companies implement various market research strategies.

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Topics: podcast, data decisions, business case

It's Almost 2020! The Corus 2019 End-of-Year Review Guide

Posted by Drew Chambers on Sep 10, 2019 9:36:00 AM

Holy *&^$ it’s almost the end of the year! This is the time to start digging into your budget line by line and asking the hard questions about your relationships with the software and vendors you’ve worked with this year.

Reviewing and planning your marketing budget is an obviously important part of Q4. We want to help make this process a little easier by diving into a review of items that you should think about as you prepare to make 2020 your best year ever.

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Topics: Insider, Help, business case, business challenges, best practices

Podcast: Data Decisions with Jason - Special Guest Patrick Stewart

Posted by Drew Chambers on Aug 22, 2019 9:02:00 AM

Patrick Stewart, friend of Corus and data science expert, joins the podcast to discuss his background and how one might start the process of building a data warehouse.

A little background on Patrick: He currently serves as Vice President of Data Science at Rocky Mountain Resources where he is responsible for building and maintaining the organization's data infrastructure, and leveraging internal and external data to improve profitability of all business units.  Prior to joining RMR, he was a Sr. Manager of Data Science for Nordstrom where he assembled and led multiple teams in the marketing and risk strategy divisions.  Prior to joining Nordstrom, he held leadership roles at Sports Authority where he used analytics to generate value for multiple departments, including marketing, pricing, merchandising, and operations.  Patrick began his professional career as an analyst in the telecom and banking industries. He received a B.S in Economics from Rochester Institute of Technology and an M.S. in Data Science from Northwestern University.

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Topics: Insider, podcast, data decisions

Data Decisions with Jason: Basketball and Business

Posted by Drew Chambers on Jul 15, 2019 9:04:00 AM

Corus CEO Jason Abromaitis dives into his background with basketball, both as a player and a coach, and how it applies to running a startup.

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Topics: podcast, business case, business challenges

VP Marketing Drew Chambers on the "Green Apple Podcast"

Posted by Drew Chambers on Jun 18, 2019 8:31:00 AM

Our head of marketing, Drew Chambers, sits down with John Garrett of the Green Apple podcast to discuss his passion for cycling and how that impacts his business mentality. A great listen, check it out here!

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Topics: in the news

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