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The IIAR Tragic Quadrant 2018

Fashionably late but always on point and by popular request here’s the IIAR Tragic Quadrant 2018, a representation of how Analyst Relations Professionals (AR Pros) have rated analyst firms in the 2018 survey we ran for the Analyst and Firm of the Year 2018. For new readers here, the Tragic Quadrant is of course a […]

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The IIAR Tragic Quadrant for 2017

The Tragic Quadrant is compiled from data collected as part of the IIAR Analyst of the Year Survey, where, annually, we invite analyst relations professionals to rate individual industry analyst and the firms they work for.

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Constellation and the curse of the (not so) magic quadrant

At the beginning, the intent was pure. Industry analysts, more specifically the buy-side “prescribers” exist to help technology buyers (often referred to as end-users) select the best vendors and providers. They gather insights through public and private sources such as (semi-)private vendor briefings and conversations (inquiries) with their end-user subscribers. Some analysts take hundreds of briefings and inquiries […]

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Do you need to pay Gartner to be in the Magic Quadrant?

It’s been interesting reading some of the recent posts and comments on Linkedin about Gartner and its supposed lack of independence. I’ve been an AR professional for 15 years now and work for a variety of technology and telecoms companies (large and small). Some have Gartner contracts, some don’t. I have never seen or heard […]

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TGIF – analyst magic quadrant

Funny post here with a “Magic Quadrant” (albeit a 3×3 matrix rather than 2×2): (Humor) The Rosetta Stone of IT Industry Analysts | ZDNet Well worth a read if you have a minute. More seriously, the point is all about selecting analysts in function of the intended audience and desired results. IMHO, tiering should be […]

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[JOB POSTING] Global Industry Analyst Relations Leader / Qualtrics, remote

The Challenge The industry analyst relations team at Qualtrics is a critical and key component to our business. We are growing at a rapid rate and are looking for a Global Industry Analyst Relations Leader who will be responsible for working closely with Qualtrics executives and key industry analysts to communicate the Qualtrics value proposition […]

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[JOB POSTING] Analyst Relations Manager / AWS, UK

The role Amazon Web Services (AWS) is seeking an experienced, self-starting, highly intelligent, personable, and detail-oriented manager to join the EMEA analyst relations (AR) team to focus on the UKs and Nordic market. The successful candidate will have the unique opportunity to help drive creation and execution of core strategic AR programs for AWS in […]

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[GUEST POST] The 7 Ups of Building Credibility Through Analyst Relations

By Andrew Lochart (LinkedIn, @andrewlochart) and reposted from lochart.com with his permission. I’ve been leading B2B tech product marketing teams for more than 20 years and I’ve seen how easy it is to fall into what I call the “content trap”. We’re constantly creating new content to fuel our campaigns, to keep things fresh and […]

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[JOB POSTING] Director of Analyst Relations / AtoS, Irving, TX, USA

The objectives of this role are to drive and execute improved industry analyst awareness and perception of Atos North America (NA) in the IT Services Services marketplace, to engage NA leadership in developing enduring analyst relationships and to position analysts to be advocates for Atos in the industry.  The position reports to Senior Director, Atos […]

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[JOB POSTING] Senior Analyst Relations Manager / F5, Seattle, WA, USA

Come work at a place where innovation and teamwork come together to support the most exciting missions in the world! We are seeking an experienced Senior Analyst Relations Manager who will partner with the Director of Analyst Relations, where you will plan for, establish, nurture and oversee relationships with technology industry analysts to maintain and […]

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