March 28-30, 2017: Intelligent Content Conference — Las Vegas, NV

Matt Balogh & Buddy Scalera present, Three Things Your Content Engineer Wants to Know About Your Intelligent Content Buddy Scalera (content strategist) & Matt Balogh (content engineer) have worked together at an agency and now at a pharmaceutical manufacturer to manage complex digital workflows across multiple channels and content management systems. They’ll explain their strategy for creating, governing, publishing, and measuring multi-use content. Key takeaways: It all sounds easy, until you actually have to do it What was true last week may not be true tomorrow You can plan for…

March 28-30, 2017: Intelligent Content Conference — Las Vegas, NV

Buddy Scalera presents, Creating and Executing a Visual Content Strategy that Scales Even if you’re not a designer, you’ll eventually need to work with visual content. Learn how to plan a comprehensive visual content strategy that scales for your entire organization. Coordinate the design tactics and the content strategy so that governance is embraced as an efficiency.

Digital Health Marketer’s Guide to Prototypes

Overview To best introduce you to the concept and practicality of how you can use prototypes at every stage and discipline of your project we’re going to take it in stages.  I’ll start out with some core concepts to define prototypes and then I’m going reframe your thinking about when and why you should be using prototypes.  After that I’ll get into some specific implementation considerations.  And finally, I’ll sum it up with a couple of good tips for really making it happen. But first I’d like to give a…

EP 04: Digital Health Marketer’s Guide to Prototypes

To best introduce you to the concept and practicality of how you can use prototypes at every stage and discipline of your project we’re going to take it in stages.  I’ll start out with some core concepts to define prototypes and then I’m going reframe your thinking about when and why you should be using prototypes.  After that I’ll get into some specific implementation considerations.  And finally, I’ll sum it up with a couple of good tips for really making it happen. Download Episode.

RxDM Storycast Ep03: Bill Evans, IBM Watson Health

RxDM Storycast host Buddy Scalera speaks with Bill Evans, CMO of IBM Watson Health. Buddy & Bill discuss healthcare storytelling, emerging trends in marketing technology, and the evolving role of marketing agencies and clients. It’s a full-hour conversation about the IBM Watson Health technology and what it means to pharma manufacturers and healthcare researchers. Get the Bill Evans Interview on iTunes or listen on Stitcher. This video “Why the future of healthcare is cognitive – William Evans, IBM” is referenced in the conversation, so you may want to check it out:

Component Content Management Systems (CCMS) for Digital Health Marketers (part 2)

Note: this is part 2 of a 2 part series that covers Component Content Management Systems (CCMS) for digital health marketers.  Click the link if you have not yet read Part 1. Parts of a CCMS architecture. There are four major parts to a CCMS architecture at a very high level.  The features I just covered are just that, features of the architecture, but not the architecture itself.  If you think of the features as the job descriptions, you can think of this high-level architecture as the different departments in…

Component Content Management Systems (CCMS) for Digital Health Marketers (part 1)

Overview To best introduce you to the concept of component content or content reuse I’m going to take it in stages.  First, I’ll cover components.  After that I’ll get into some definitions and requirements for a good CCMS.  Next I’ll define the two extremes of content authoring as strongly and loosely structured, then I’ll get a little deeper into that. Finally, I’ll give you my thoughts on the CCMS landscape right now as it pertains to digital marketers in healthcare. Just to note, what I’m not going to do is…

RxDM Storycast Ep02: Dr. Jack West, oncologist, Cancer GRACE

RxDM Storycast host Buddy Scalera speaks with Howard (Jack) West, MD, Medical Director of the Thoracic Oncology Program at the Swedish Cancer Institute in Seattle, Washington. Dr. West is also the President & CEO, Global Resource for Advancing Cancer Education (GRACE) http://cancergrace.org and a TEDx speaker. Buddy & Dr. West discuss healthcare storytelling in cancer and what that means in the age of social media. Episode Links: http://cancergrace.org http://www.swedish.org/services/cancer-institute https://twitter.com/JackWestMD http://jackwestmd.com/ https://www.facebook.com/cancerGRACE/ https://twitter.com/cancerGRACE Download Episode.   Transcript of interview with Dr. Jack West, MD by Buddy Scalera. BUDDY: Hello, and…