Measuring Channel Marketing ROI is Easier With the Right Tools

Sales and Marketing Management

The answer lies in adopting three key actions when assessing the ROI of your marketing efforts. The answer lies in adopting three key actions when assessing the ROI of your marketing efforts. Issue Date: 2016-02-29. Author: Mike Reilly.

8 Things Your Channel Can Learn From American History

Allbound

The same pattern of growth and decline that was experienced by Americans throughout the years, can be expected to take hold of any sector of your business, including the channel. Here are eight key factors your channel can learn from American History: 1.

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Why Doesn’t Anyone Care About ROI in the Channel?

Allbound

I was speaking with a Chief Revenue Officer of a mid-market, mar-tech, SaaS company who was earning about $15 million in Annual Recurring Revenue (ARR) and surprisingly enough, despite having the word “Revenue” in his title, he was shockingly disinterested in measuring the ROI from his channel team.

Hit Your Channel Sales Goals with ROI Selling

The ROI Guy

As a result, many companies are looking to channel partners as a more efficient revenue source. A survey reveals that the majority of B2B firms are now generating 60% of their revenue through indirect channels (The 2112 Group).

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.

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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Using a Podcast to Measure ROI In 3 Ways

Sales and Marketing Management

As demand for ROI continues, many are retooling their content strategies to prove a return. With 17% of marketers planning to adopt podcasting into their efforts, podcasts are a rising marketing channel for companies today. Thus answering the ROI question more effectively. .

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Getting to Street Price, the Hardest Task in Pricing

Sales Benchmark Index

When you sell entirely through indirect channels you are blind to the street price and how your products or service is valued by the end customer. You’re Blind and You Have a Problem.

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Should CMOs Invest in a User Conference?

Sales Benchmark Index

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

How a Marketing Leader Overcomes Common Outbound Obstacles

Sales Benchmark Index

One of the biggest challenges among Marketing Leaders is being able to reach an audience who wants to be engaged successfully. Additionally, trying to remain or gain new customers is a costly investment. Eric Quanstrom, CMO at Cience, joins us in.

Marketing Operations – The Key to Driving Greater Revenue

Sales Benchmark Index

Channels are exploding. Marketing leaders are expecting data driven insights and greater ROI from. Data is everywhere. Technology is changing. Executives require more detailed reporting. Intuition and experience are no longer enough. You are living in the “show me” era.

3 Reasons for a Multi-channel Advertising Approach

Leading Results Rambings

Have others been preaching to you about adopting new marketing and advertising channels? Everyone says they know which is best for you and to focus all your attention on one channel. Here are 3 reasons to explore a multi-channel advertising approach.

Live Webcast: Hit Your Channel Sales Goals with ROI Selling

The ROI Guy

Thursday, February 9, 2017 11a ET Featuring: Tom Pisello, Alinean CEO / Founder and Dave Stachura, Alinean VP, Customer Success In an effort to reduce costs and boost sales, you enter 2017 under the gun to deliver even more business growth from your Channel Partners. The challenge: Your buyers have changed, no longer responding to the same old channel rep pitch. Alinean business case Business Value Consulting Channel Partners Dave Stachura Pisello ROI Selling Value Selling

How To Boost Channel Sales & Clean Up Your Partner Pipeline

Allbound

The best, most successful channel partnerships are built on a strong foundation that consist of establishing a business plan, educating, and training on the product or service, and ensuring a clear vision and mutual understanding of goals—from day one. What Is Channel Sales?

What Does Successful Channel Partner Onboarding and Enablement Look Like?

Allbound

The best, most successful channel partnerships are built on a strong foundation that consist of establishing a business plan, educating, and training on the product or service, and ensuring a clear vision and mutual understanding of goals—from day one. What Is Channel Sales?

4 Steps to Measure the ROI of Informal Learning

Allego

Imagine the ROI if you could capture this knowledge. The Challenge of Measuring the ROI of Informal Learning. Your sales reps also gain knowledge through informal channels. 4 Steps to Measuring ROI. It is also crucial to capturing a true informal learning ROI.

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Social media ROI sucks! (Or, you can prove anything if you send out a survey)

Pointclear

Social media marketing is now precariously ensconced as a more-or-less mainstream marketing channel. Companies try to dutifully engage with customers and prospects on all the main social channels, plus as many of the secondary ones as possible.

Increasing Channel Partner Engagement by Creating a Better Partner Program Experience

Allbound

In a previous Allbound Podcast , Diane Krakora , Principal at PartnerPath , discussed partner profitability, structuring a channel program, and three things that partners care about. As she claims, many SaaS companies share a similar challenge: They're fast-growing, and because of their successful—and obviously attractive—product, many companies have a strong value proposition for why a channel partner should work with them. This helps create a specific ROI for your partners.

Frank Cespedes: How to Build and Manage Your Multi-Channel Marketing

Cience

Why has a multi-channel approach become more important? Buying is now a continuous and dynamic process in most industries, not a linear funnel ; it’s an on-going motion picture, not a selfie or snapshot in one channel. Multi-channel selling is required here and in most industries.

Increasing Channel Partner Engagement by Creating a Better Partner Program Experience

Allbound

In a previous Allbound Podcast , Diane Krakora , Principal at PartnerPath , discussed partner profitability, structuring a channel program, and three things that partners care about. As she claims, many SaaS companies share a similar challenge: They’re fast-growing, and because of their successful—and obviously attractive—product, many companies have a strong value proposition for why a channel partner should work with them. This helps create a specific ROI for your partners.

Sales Tips: Tread Carefully with ROI Calculators

Customer Centric Selling

Sales Tips: Tread Carefully with ROI Calculators. By Gary Walker, EVP of Channel Sales & Operations, CustomerCentric Selling® - The Sales Training Company. However, I have some concerns about existing "ROI tools" and how they are used by salespeople in the sales process.

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How B2B Marketing Leaders Can Transform Click Data into ROI Insights

Sales Benchmark Index

Multi-Channel Tracking: Definition: The ability to track multiple sources and campaigns attributed to converting a lead. The ability to see how every marketing ‘touch’ attributed to help convert a lead helps prove the effectiveness of channel mix.

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5 Signs You’re Not Tracking Marketing ROI Effectively

Zoominfo

Enter ROI. Measuring marketing ROI is no longer optional—and while most marketers understand this, it’s a lot easier said than done. Continue reading to learn how to identify and fix ROI tracking problems so you can better prove that your marketing efforts are paying off.

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The Importance of Getting ROI Selling Right

The ROI Guy

If you think your clients are more ROI focused, and that your ability to deliver financial justification can assure greater success, new research proves you right. In fact, the demand for ROI calculations has increased more than 50% over the past five years.

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Why the “Channel Stack” is a Terrifyingly Outdated Idea

Allbound

Why the “Channel Stack” is a Terrifyingly Outdated Idea. “If That statement from Anthony Kennada, an Allbound board member, comes from an article of his on ChiefMarketer.com, and it brought me right back to the exact reason we founded Allbound: to disrupt an industry – the channel – that has been seemingly left behind despite massive innovation and new technologies being introduced in every other segment of sales and marketing over the past few decades. But, why not the Channel?

Why ROI / TCO Spreadsheets Don’t Work

The ROI Guy

Many organizations like yours have developed spreadsheet-based ROI / TCO tools to help financially justify solutions to frugal buyers. Often these spreadsheets are developed by a field subject matter expert, out of necessity based on one or more client requests, and then shared or distributed to value / sales specialists, reps and channel partners to use in engagements, and even share with customers. Adoption – How difficult are your ROI / TCO spreadsheets to use?

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5 Proven Tactics That Will Boost Your Email Marketing ROI

MarketJoy

Every marketer wants to increase their conversions from this channel, and that’s why they keep trying new tweaks, tips, and tactics to squeeze a lot more ROI from this channel. The post 5 Proven Tactics That Will Boost Your Email Marketing ROI appeared first on MarketJoy.

How to Measure Content Marketing Success for Your Channel Partners

Allbound

Marketing is all about building brand awareness and customer engagement in order to turn leads into customers, and channel marketing is all about achieving cost efficiency while reaching end users through your channel partners.

Alinean Launches Free ROI Calculators for Sales, Marketing & IT

The ROI Guy

We wanted you to know about the launch of free return on investment (ROI) calculators for our ValueStory™ App. These free ROI calculators help business executives benchmark their current spending and management practices, and understand how various initiatives might improve performance.

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How Top CMOs Determine Where to Spend

Sales Benchmark Index

As a leading CMO, you’ve integrated digital channels into your marketing channel spend to align with how your personas or buyers want to get information. You’ve started measuring the effectiveness of these now institutionalized channels through ROI (Return on Investment).

The Five Pillars to Business Value / ROI Selling Success

The ROI Guy

A business value / ROI sales tool can be a fantastic foundation to business value selling success, but to elevate to greatness, you need more. Your business value / ROI sales tools should be simple, easy and fun to use, all while providing credible analyses and results.

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6 Steps to Improve ROI of your Mortgage Email Marketing

Velocify

In fact, it might surprise you that email marketing, when done right, has the highest ROI for your marketing dollar. For every $1 spent, the average ROI is $38 and is far superior to paid search, social, radio, and TV, according to Venturebeat.com’s “State of Marketing Technology.”

Why Spreadsheets Don't Work for ROI / TCO Tools

The ROI Guy

Often these spreadsheets are developed by a field subject matter expert, out of necessity based on one or more client requests, and then shared / distributed to other sales professionals and channel partners for use.

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Mission Impossible: Making Hard Choices as a First-time CMO (Part 2)

DiscoverOrg Sales

Some quick wins: Simple A/B testing in channels you’re already using regularly to optimize low-hanging fruit. Get attribution in place to learn which channels have the best conversion rates. Fear isn’t a luxury the CMO can afford. Neither is hesitation.

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Does Alinean recommend registration up-front in order to access ROI / TCO calculators / sales tools?

The ROI Guy

For on-line self-service ROI / TCO Calculator Tools, it is recommended that you let the user quickly answer the questions and see a high level summary of results first without registration, but make registration a requirement in order to get the full analysis report and advice.

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5 Ways to Get Greater ROI out of your Sales Kickoff

Performance Sales and Training

If you want to get greater ROI out of your Sales Kickoff, you need to make sure your sales team receives, retains and applies more of these valuable selling tactics. 5 Ways to Get Greater ROI out of your Sales Kickoff: Sales Kickoff. Channeling nerves.

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Tom Pisello: The ROI Guy: VMware launches Realized ROI toolkit.

The ROI Guy

Tom Pisello: The ROI Guy This blog is dedicated to the strategies and tools used by solution providers to better prove and improve the value of B2B solutions to frugal buyers - using diagnostic assessments, interactive white papers, ROI calculators and TCO comparisons.

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