- Course type: Self-paced
- Available Lessons: 30
- Average Lesson Length: 8 min
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Watch a preview:chapter 1 / lesson 1What Is Consumer Behavior in Marketing? - Factors, Model & Definition
Course SummaryThis course helps employees quickly understand the influences of consumer behavior in marketing. You can incorporate these bite-sized lessons and quizzes into upcoming training sessions, or you can have your employees review the course materials on their own time.
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About This Course
In this course, your staff will become well-versed in consumer behavior and its relation to marketing. As your employees work through the course's simple and engaging lessons, they'll understand the psychological components of consumer behavior, and they'll see why researching and assessing consumer behavior is a critical element of effective marketing. You can share the course with current marketing employees who want to better understand consumer behavior influences or non-marketing employees who want to develop a basic understanding of consumer behavior.
How It Works
Your employees can review these materials online using any computer or mobile device. This flexibility makes it easy to study consumer behavior at work, home or in any location.
Using the course is simple:
- Short lessons lay out the fundamentals of consumer behavior in marketing
- Multiple-choice quizzes help employees reinforce their knowledge of consumer behaviors and marketing research concepts
- Printable transcripts are available for offline reference
- A course dashboard makes it easy to quickly navigate to specific chapter topics
- A final course exam verifies that your employees understand consumer behavior influences
How It Helps
- Builds awareness: Your organization will become aware of the marketing benefits that arise from understanding consumer behavior
- Outlines consumer behavior research methods: Lessons explain a variety of marketing research and assessment methods surrounding consumer behavior
- Improves marketing efforts: Employees will be able to use their understanding of consumer behavior to adapt and optimize marketing strategies
After finishing the course, your staff should be able to:
- Assess marketing strategies related to consumer behavior
- Describe consumer behavior marketing research methods
- Conduct consumer behavior assessment
- Describe the major psychological aspects of consumer behavior
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