Navigating the Digital Disruption to Your Sales Channel Strategy

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If you are reading this article and you work in the B2B space, you have most likely been inundated with buzzwords surrounding Digital and how it is disrupting your industry: Digital strategy, digital transformation, eCommerce, big data, IoT, AI, and.

The Right Sales Channels for the Omni-Channel Era

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Joining us for today’s show is John Kedzierski, a Corporate Vice President of Marketing who knows a thing or two about going to market with the right channels. Today’s topic is focused on selecting the right sales channels by using. Podcast Product Strategy channel optimization channels omni-channel experience Sales Channels selecting channels

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How to Minimize Risk and Conflict in Your Sales Channels

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Channel conflict occurs when companies try to reach end customers through multiple routes forcing components of the sales ecosystem to compete against each other rather than working together. It is inherently wasteful and can be lethal to customer experience, sales.

Cover the Market Completely with Indirect Sales Channels

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Promoting Customer Success with Diverse Learning Channels

Speaker: Chrissy Irvine, VP Customer Success, SmashFly, and Hannah Leary, Customer Success Operations Specialist, SmashFly

Whether it’s standing in line at the grocery store or in their Customer Education program, it’s no secret that today’s customers often seek out self-service options. Tune in to learn how (and when) to blend on-demand and instructor-led training, and discover why customer success and scaled education programs go hand-in-hand.

How to Drive New Product Offerings Through Channel Partners

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Maximizing Throughput in the Indirect Sales Channel

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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. Razberi Technologies offers a reliable, secure, and network-friendly.

How to Transition Channel Partners to Cloud Solutions

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Joining us for today’s show is Steve Blum, an executive sales leader who knows how to Make the Number with channel partners. I’ve known Steve for a long time and he’s always been on the leading edge of channel management. Sales Strategy Video Channel Approach channel optimization Channel Strategy Sales Channels select channel partners

A Channel Strategy to Out-punch Your Weight Class

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How to Enable a New Sales Channel

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Building Your Customer Education Brand: Using Customer Champions to Drive Widespread Program Adoption

Speaker: Natasha Husein, Product Marketing Manager, Clever

When you’re building a Customer Education program, your efforts will largely focus on content creation and strategy. In the midst of that development, it’s easy to overlook another core component of your program: marketing. In this webinar, Natasha Husein, Product Marketing Manager at classroom learning technology company, Clever, will present her strategy for branding Clever Academy, and creating customer champions that drive widespread program adoption across its broad user base.

How to Recruit and Sign New Channel Partners

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Gain Volume Through Reach with the Right Indirect Channels

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Keeping close to channel partners

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Author: Paul Nolan As with everything else in 2020, many B2B companies’ relationships with channel partners, which are critical to their success, have been disrupted. Instead, the client sent high-end quarterly gifts to top-performing channel partners to make sure they felt valued.

10 Reasons Why Channel Partnerships Fail (and What to Do About It)

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4 Competencies of a Successful Sales Team

Speaker: Collin Stewart, Co-Founder & Co-CEO, Predictable Revenue

As you scale your SaaS business, you want to be armed with all the necessary tools to ensure optimal growth, which ultimately stems from how effective your sales team is. After identifying that you have a great product that the market needs, the next step is to determine if you have the proper messaging, if you are using the correct channels, and if you have the most effective tactics in place. Join Co-Founder and Co-CEO of Predictable Revenue Collin Stewart to learn how to use this formula to fast-track your startups’ growth journey.

How to Transform Your Indirect Sales Channel

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Cover the Market Completely with Direct and Indirect Sales Channels

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Today’s show will demonstrate how to cover the market completely with both direct and indirect sales channels. Sales Strategy Video Channel Approach channel optimization Channel Strategy Sales Channels select channel partnersTo follow along, download our 10th annual workbook, How to Make Your Number in 2017. Flip to the sales strategy section of the PDF and review the.

How to Transition from Direct Sales to Indirect Channels

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Joining us for today’s show is Ralph Hawkins, a Senior Vice President of Sales who knows a thing or two about transitioning from direct sales to indirect sales channels. Today’s topic is focused on selecting the right sales channels and. Podcast Sales Strategy channel optimization channel partners channels omni-channel experience partner selection partners Sales Channels selecting channels transition

Building Your Channel Program Through the Lens of the Partner

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5 Steps to Video for Demand Gen Success

Speaker: Kaitlin Bowes, Senior Demand Generation Manager at Brightcove

How do you build video campaigns that actively build pipeline, increase your marketing ROI, and make you look like a demand-gen genius? We’ve boiled it down to five key steps. Tune into our webinar on June 26th to find out what we’ve learned through years of building pipeline with video.

Who Should Choose the Channel for Your New Go-to-Market?

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Close Gaps in Market Coverage with Indirect Sales Channels

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How to Cover the Market with Direct and Indirect Sales Channels

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Are You Growing Your Channel Partners through Symbiotic Relationships?

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When designed & executed correctly, channel partners provide your business an incredible amount of leverage. Correctly managed channel partners can help you expand into. As a sales leader, you are always looking for the most optimal route to your customers.

How to Use Video Throughout the Buyer's Journey

Speaker: Zach Basner, Director of Video Training and Strategy, IMPACT

Forrester Research Group reports that on average 70% of a buyer’s purchasing decision is made before engaging with a sales team. That’s staggering; and it means that we must educate and provide the best answers for our prospects at every stage of their journey. So the question is: will you choose to be an educator in your industry?

How to Transition Channel Partners from Selling Perpetual Licenses to SaaS

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Today’s topic is focused on how to transition channel partners from perpetual license to cloud-based offerings. Our guest is Steve Blum, an executive sales leader who knows how to Make the Number with channel partners. What’s unique about today’s guest.

How to Know If Your Indirect Channel Is Performing Well

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Managing partners can feel like Dark Magic; juggling partners at different levels of performance. Dark Magic, that is, because it is not always obvious who are the good and who are the bad partners. One partner could be crushing their.

How to Get More Revenue from Channel Partners

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4 Best Practices to Keep Your Channel Partner Marriage Happy

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How COVID-19 is Impacting B2B Marketing Plans

Speaker: Tom Pick, Chief Digital Marketing Consultant, Webbiquity

B2B Marketing Zone and Tom Pick, a well-known B2B Marketing expert, recently conducted a survey of over 450 senior B2B marketing professionals about the impact of COVID-19 on their B2B marketing plans. The results were not surprising in some areas, but were very surprising in others. Don’t miss this webinar, where Tom will share findings from the survey, from additional market input, and from the audience. By registering, you will get access to the full survey report.

Dave Kurlan's 23 Steps to Improved Channel Sales

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Dave Kurlan channel salesWhen you purchase a car, do you consider yourself a customer of the dealer you bought or leased it from, the auto maker, or both?

How to Enable a New Sales Channel

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In other words, they sell via multiple sales channels. These sales channels can be internal. Point being, sales channels can take many shapes and sizes. And sales channels will be different dependent on the organization. But, what do you do when you stand up a new channel? How do you ensure the success of that channel? Sales Operations Strategy Channel Strategy Sales Enablement Director of Sales Enablement

Winning Business through Channel Selling

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The post Winning Business through Channel Selling appeared first on Sandler Training. Blog Posts Sales Process sales channels sales process sales successIn the complex world of enterprise accounts, team selling is the name of the game. When it comes to winning, selling to, growing, and serving major accounts, team selling needs to be much more than just a tag line. It needs to be the way you do business.

How Marketing Can Drive Revenue Through an Optimized Channel Partner Program

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Here’s a channel marketing problem that every revenue-focused marketing leader should have a plan to solve: A sustainable (read: profitable) channel sales strategy must require each partner to sign up for and then meet a revenue target. This is because your.

29-minutes of Straight-up Advice on Sales Coverage and Sales Channels

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Data-Driven Outbound as an Acquisition Channel

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Do I Have the Right Sales Coverage and Channels?

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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 CoverageSBI recently interviewed Drew Forret, the Chief Operating and Financial Officer at CARPROOF. The sister company of CARFAX, CARPROOF is the leading provider of vehicle.

Why Your Sales Enablement Plan Needs to Match Your Sales Channel

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Is Your Sales Channel Team Running Plays for Yesterday’s Buyers?

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Today’s show is focused on choosing the right channels to go to market. Product Strategy Sales Strategy Video channel optimization channel sales Go-To-Market Sales Channels sales leader selecting channel partners vice president of sales vp salesBusiness to business buyers are rapidly changing as their preferences to engage their vendors are evolving. Buyer preferences for 1-to-1 interactions are changing. Major shifts to eCommerce and SaaS.