Marketing: Re-Thinking Your Understanding and Re-Assessing Your Strategy – Extended Brief

The Aging Network is gaining remarkable attention. As the number of older adults increases, conversations are taking place in every corner of the nation. While policymakers and frontline program leadership are exploring ways to reach more seniors and adapt to a shifting demographic, the “market” is exploding with new competitors who offer innovative services tailored to the growing needs. At the same time, the media world has become complex, offering new marketing channels, creative methods, and a 24-7 cycle of personalized messages for every category of personal taste and interest. How do we communicate value, illustrate impact, and preserve relevance in a crowded market? Revisiting your thinking and your strategy surrounding “marketing” may shed light on the way forward.