Maximizing Throughput in the Indirect Sales Channel

Sales Benchmark Index

Joining us on SBI TV is Joe Vitalone, Chief Sales and Marketing Officer at Razberi Technologies, and the top expert at developing and executing a sales strategy at scale through channel partners.

How to Enable a New Sales Channel

Sales Benchmark Index

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How to Get More Revenue from Channel Partners

Sales Benchmark Index

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How to Cover the Market with Direct and Indirect Sales Channels

Sales Benchmark Index

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Necessary Evil: B2B Digital Planning

Sales Benchmark Index

Look across your digital tactics and channels…do your buyers go there? Let’s first define Digital Planning (or Digital Marketing) – Leveraging digital channels to reach customers and.

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Do I Have the Right Sales Coverage and Channels?

Sales Benchmark Index

Today’s article is focused on sales coverage and sales channels as part of the corporate strategy. Article Corporate Strategy b2b marketing b2b sales ideal customer profile propensity to buy Sales Channels Sales Coverage

Leverage Your Channel Sales Partners to Grow Revenue, with Jay McBain, Episode #115

Vengreso

For the first time ever on the #SellingWithSocial podcast, my guest and I address how sales organizations can identify and build relationships with channel sales partners to drive sales. Jay leads Forrester’s research and advisory for global channels, alliances, and partnerships.

A Partner Strategy Without Sales Operations Alignment Is Destined for Trouble

Sales Benchmark Index

Are Your Sales Operations Chaotic? It is a story told time and time again. As a Sales Operations leader in your organization, every day feels like an uphill battle. You have KPI’s to hit and leadership is looking for results.

Direct Mobile Dials are Fueling B2B Communication Channels

Lead411

One way to alleviate this anxiety is to reach out via multiple channels to find the best way your prospect or customer prefers to communicate. There are downsides to email, including spam traps, and inbox overload, as the average American receives 121 emails a day (40 of which are B2B emails).

Direct Mobile Dials are Fueling B2B Communication Channels

Lead411

The post <h1>Direct Mobile Dials are Fueling B2B Communication Channels</h1> appeared first on Lead411. Time is always a key factor in sales.

Do You Have Enough Selling Heads to Make Your Number in 2018?

Sales Benchmark Index

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45 Top YouTube Channels for Marketing Professionals

Zoominfo

For this reason, we recently published comprehensive lists of helpful YouTube channels for recruiters and YouTube channels for sales professionals. Up first on today’s list is a channel called Social Triggers TV. Go browse their channel for inspiration and advice!

The Ultimate Guide to Channel Sales

Hubspot Sales

What is channel sales? In a channel sales model, a company sells through third partners -- affiliate partners (who get commission on each purchase), resellers, value-added providers (who typically bundle your product with their own), or another entity that doesn't work for it directly.

To Get B2B Leads, Pick Up the Damn Phone!

No More Cold Calling

Ten years later, his advice is even more relevant than it was back then—for college graduates starting their careers, and for salespeople looking to get B2B leads. They don’t fill your pipeline with qualified B2B leads. Your prospects aren’t just B2B leads—they’re people.

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Unlocking the Secrets of Revenue Attribution

Sales Benchmark Index

Joining us on is Sarah Kennedy Ellis, the Chief Marketing Officer for Marketo, the leading marketing automation software provider. Below is a timestamped summary of the show segments and the topics covered. If you’d prefer to listen to the podcast.

Creating Interlock Between Sales and Marketing

Sales Benchmark Index

Joining us on the SBI Podcast is Stephen Thomas, SVP of Global Sales for Armor Cloud Security. Armor is a hybrid cloud security service that integrates advanced analytics, global threat intelligence, and continuous response capabilities into a single platform that bolsters.

Resolving the Customer Success Tension

Sales Benchmark Index

Dave Moore is the SVP of Sales for Businessolver a leading provider of benefits administration, technology, and services. In a phrase, they help organizations manage their healthcare spend as it relates to employee benefits. Tune in to hear more from Dave on the.

Top 3 Sales Strategy Priorities of CEOs

Sales Benchmark Index

Our guest today is Rob Hornish, the President of Americas Sales for Polycom. Rob has 20 years of sales leadership experience in the high-tech industry sector, with a proven record of building, scaling and developing high performing teams. Rob and.

How to Implement and Utilize an ABM Program to Maximize Potential

Sales Benchmark Index

Sangram is one of the 21 B2B influencers to watch by the B2B News Network. Joining us on the SBI Podcast is Sangram Vajre, Chief Evangelist and Co-Founder of Terminus. And many in the audience know Sangram as the founder.

Top 10 Problems with Channel Sales - Don't be Held Hostage

Understanding the Sales Force

Understanding the Sales Force by Dave Kurlan When most sales bloggers write about selling, we almost always discuss direct B2B sales. Ignored in all of these articles are those clients and companies that sell through channels. Channel sales is quite different.

Will “Demo Automation” Work for Your B2B Sales Organization?

Smart Selling Tools

Channel Partners who are surrogate salespeople. As a Senior Director of Sales Consulting at Oracle, Tod and his team of Sales Engineers and Solution Consultants support the sales team in their division and are responsible for onsite and remote demos.

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Artificial Intelligence and the Future of B2B Sales

Sales and Marketing Management

So why drown your B2B sales team in administrative tasks better served by artificial intelligence? Nonetheless, hard data and insights that give clearer B2B sales directions are invaluable.

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5 Ways to Attract More Channel Partners

Allbound

If you’re running a channel sales operation, you know that attracting the right partners is crucial. Currently, 60 percent of channel partners report needing better systems and processes to ensure quality, which means you need to have a solid recruitment plan in place.

New Trends in Technology Enabling the Inside Sales Function

Sales Benchmark Index

The Growth of Inside Sales Has Left Large Cloud Providers Playing Catch Up.

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6 B2B Sales Trends for Amazing Success in 2019

Sales and Marketing Management

Also, data from channels such as chat, social media, phone, web and more must come together into a single view of the customer. More and more, reps are using social media platforms as a channel through which to start conversations and begin developing relationships with their prospects.

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The Ultimate List of YouTube Channels for Sales Professionals

Zoominfo

Not too long ago, we compiled a list of top-notch YouTube channels for HR and recruitment professionals. Now, on to the ultimate guide to the YouTube channels producing the best sales content today! If you’re in need of a sales reboot, check out the Criteria for Success YouTube channel.

3 Examples of Creative B2B Marketing Initiatives

Zoominfo

Three Incredible Examples of Creative B2B Marketing Initiatives. Although Philips is a notable electronics company, they also have two large B2B offerings—healthcare and lighting solutions. Most B2B companies are familiar with the benefits of content marketing. B2B Marketing

Four Letters Every B2B Marketer Should Know

Sales and Marketing Management

While it may be known for its popularity among celebrity influencers, it also is an important channel for brands that use it to advertise their products. But what does the introduction of this new tool mean for B2B marketers? What this means for B2B marketers.

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5 Must-Follow B2B Sales Influencers

Zoominfo

We also introduced you to some of our favorite B2B marketing influencers —including the socially-savvy Ann Handley, Joe Chernov, and Joe Pullizi, just to name a few. However, the B2B marketing world isn’t the only industry boasting some big names in the social sphere. B2B Sales

What Does It Mean To Be A Channel In An Omnichannel World?

Partners in Excellence

All the talk in B2C and B2B these days is “omnichannel.” We’re just seeing and starting to address the implications of omnichannel in the B2B world. Yet none of our go to market strategies–and none of the strategies of our channel partners account for this shift.

How Much Revenue Are You Losing by Ignoring Your Best Product Designers?

Sales Benchmark Index

B2B companies no longer have the luxury of a purely functional User Experience Design, narrowly focused on the product needs of a specific industry or department.

Missing the Obvious in B2B Marketing Actions

Increase Sales

Sometimes the simplest B2B marketing actions deliver the best results. Not having a phone number, email or even physical address turned off B2B buyers by 44% of those surveyed. Marketing B2B marketing B2B marketing actions marketing actions

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Empowering B2B Sellers Through Sales Technology

Sales and Marketing Management

A Forrester Consulting study commissioned by Mediafly reports that the B2B companies surveyed work with an average of 176 partner companies. Indirect channels contribute to 49 percent of total company revenue but are provided access to devices and software at 1.4 While 68 percent of B2B companies provide presentation templates to direct sellers, only 48 percent provide the same collateral to their indirect or partner sellers.

Should CMOs Invest in a User Conference?

Sales Benchmark Index

The time has come – your annual user conference is around the corner, teams are divided, and the all too familiar battle has begun. In one corner, teams shout opinions about the outlandish cost, lack of ROI, and better ways.

15+ Helpful YouTube Channels for HR and Recruiting Professionals

Zoominfo

Keep reading as we uncover the top 17 YouTube channels for HR and Recruiting personnel! The Recruiting Blogs YouTube Channel offers a comprehensive library of content including relevant news, tools, webinars, and conversations from the RecruitingDaily and RecruitingBlogs team.

Greatest Motivational B2B Sales Quotes

Anthony Iannarino

B2B sales are unique in that you are continually developing sales relationships and they typically have a longer lifespan because the process involved in closing a sale is longer and more involved. I like how this applies to B2B sales.

Future of B2B Sales

The Digital Sales Institute

Future of B2B Sales. B2B sales and the impact of social media, data, connectivity, and technology are bringing a step change in how companies sell. B2B sales are about to evolve like never before by embracing the advantages digital technology provides. Future of B2B sales.

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A B2C Buying Trend That Will Impact B2B

Sales Benchmark Index

Amazon, the king of B2C is invading B2B. The world’s #1 B2C e-commerce site is crossing over to B2B. Now AmazonSupply.com is focused on threatening traditional B2B distribution channels. Think it’s impossible for Amazon to make a robust B2B play?

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5 Bad Habits That Hurt B2B Marketing Productivity

Zoominfo

Ready to learn how to boost your B2B marketing productivity? Five surprising habits that impact your B2B marketing productivity: Lack of routine: This may seem like a no-brainer, but we’re going to include it anyway. B2B Marketing

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12 B2B Sales Questions to Close Deals Faster

Zoominfo

When it comes to B2B sales calls, the primary goal of the sales rep is to extract valuable information from the other person on the line. So keep reading as we provide you with our top 12 B2B sales questions to close deals faster. B2B purchase decisions have many moving parts.

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