Editor-In-Chief: Al Anderson
    Feature Editors: Erin Clinch, Faith Ragan
    Sponsored Content Editor: Tina Barni

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    The Shortlist

    Tips for Breaking Into the A/E/C Industry as a Marketer

    We took a look at demographic data from our 2018 Salary Survey as well as the past six years of new member profiles for The Shortlist to shed some light on breaking into A/E/C.

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    On Value Propositions

    In Mid-January, SMPS San Francisco convened a panel on value propositions, moderated by Traci Vogel, content manager at TEECOM. Panelist John J. Parman made some notes in preparation for the event, which he shared with the Shortlist.

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    October Client Roundtable Review

    A/E/C Industry Marketers gathered late last month at the Client Roundtable where SMPS attendees had the opportunity to pick the panelists’ brains on everything from Business Development practices to Branding and Design.

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    Conquer Your Fear: 4 Reasons to Be Excited about Video

    If you’ve never done video before, the whole thing can seem scary. Architectural photographer and videographer Emily Hagopian hears this a lot from her clients. Today she shares how to overcome the most common fears.

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    Boost Your Compensation Using the SMPS Salary Survey: An Interview with Ching Valdezco

    Thanks to the SMPS SFBAC 2018 Salary Survey, we now have the market data to support our negotiation goals, but some of us might still be asking how we can use the data successfully.

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    SFBAC's Business Leaders Forum

    As our careers in marketing and business development work their way up the ladder in the organization, there are often less and less opportunities to find others that you can openly share your challenges with.

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    Programs Kickoff For 2019: What’s your Preferred Learning Style?

    The Programs Committee is so close to wrapping up the program topics planned for the upcoming year (stay tuned!), with programs that will cover each of the six marketing domains of practice.

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    CRM Round-up: Ask the Users

    We spend hours trying to figure out a system that works for our industry and that our users will buy into. To help give a little insight into what other A/E/C marketers are using, we sent out a short survey...and the results are in!

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