Let’s face it, you need some time off. Not only are you leaving money on the table by not taking vacations (which are, after all, part of your compensation) but, as your already humongous to-do list keeps getting longer, it’s harder to come up with fresh ideas, or the energy to execute them. What’s more, if you yearn to get away and haven’t felt able to, you may be headed for a nasty case of clinical depression. Next stop: Burnout City.
With continuing expansion plans in EMEA, global affiliate marketing consultancy Acceleration Partners has hired Stephanie Swan as EMEA operations director as a result of exceptional growth for the company. With over 13 years’ experience in affiliate marketing, Swan brings a wealth of experience to the team. Prior to joining Acceleration Partners, Swan was joint managing director at CAKE Marketing in Europe and had previously worked at Neo@Ogilvy.
Americans need more rest and vacation. The average full-time employee works 47 hours per week, and Americans work 7.8% more hours annually than they did in the 1970s. And 52% don’t use their annual allotment of vacation days. As a result, American workers are under heightened stress.
In March 2019, Acceleration Partners and Connected Path announced the launch of an industry-wide diversity initiative Turn the Talk. The launch was supported with a survey, asking respondents to comment on their thoughts towards public speaking, perceived barriers and how inclusive and freely available these opportunities are.
When Annie Auerbach secured a three-day week after the birth of her second daughter seven years ago, she was delighted. ‘Negotiating flexible working felt like a victory, but actually making it work was the hard part,’ says Annie, who worked for a global research agency at the time.
Here are the key takeaways from the PerformanceIN, Acceleration Partners and Connected Path webinar on encouraging diversity in public speaking at PI LIVE and bringing more diversity and talent to the performance marketing industry.
Acceleration Partners founder and CEO Bob Glazer describes the methodology behind performance-driven partnerships for large publishers, big retailers and brands.
It pays to keep workers offline. That’s the opinion of Bob Glazer, the founder and CEO of global marketing agency Acceleration Partners, who recently unveiled a new work perk: Employees who stay off workplace email and other online communication while on vacation can earn up to $750.
Acceleration Partners highlight three essential affiliate marketing strategies retailers should implement to reach the right consumers and maximise return on investment.
The affiliate space continues to become more innovative each year. As a result, clients are looking for ways to enhance their affiliate programs. This could include anything from cross-device tracking to multi-channel attribution. And one of the fastest-growing affiliate marketing trends is private or “in-house” programs that are powered by white-label network or technology solutions.