HubSpot’s annual INBOUND conference (and Partner Day at INBOUND) is something that we at adWhite look forward to every year. We usually attend the entire week from start to finish, but sometimes life gets in the way, and that’s exactly what it did to me this year. When I couldn’t secure childcare for the entire week of the conference, we decided that I would make a quick trip to Boston to experience Partner Day and Day 1 of INBOUND, before heading back home to my family (shout out to Taylor - World’s Best Boss - for understanding).
At every birthday party, every family get-together, every holiday dinner we’re all asked the same question over and over again; there are so many people who just want to know, what do you do? As an Inbound Marketer at a HubSpot Platinum Certified Partner Agency I have fumbled over that question more than once. Sure, people know what traditional (outbound) marketing and advertising is, but most people don’t understand what INBOUND marketing is … or HubSpot.
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