100 Most Prospected-to Companies of 2018

DiscoverOrg Sales

You might recognize the most-prospected-to companies of 2018, according to DiscoverOrg’s database, as household names – but that’s not why savvy sales and marketing professionals have been pitching to them. Louise C– serves as Senior Director, Hospitality Marketing.

Artificial Larry versus Amplified Leadership – 4 ‘Must Have’ Competencies To Stay In The Game

Bernadette McClelland

‘Adelaide-based artificial intelligence software vendor Complexica secured a software deployment contract with pharmaceutical company Pfizer Australia’ and launched the artificial intelligence engine, Larry, the Digital Analyst.

Is Your Customer at the Center of Sales Onboarding?

Sales Benchmark Index

Ingrid Inward – She Struggles Selling Software. Ingrid was a successful pharmaceutical rep. She was eager to train for her new role selling software solutions. At the start, the buyer is “Not in the Market.”

Performance Platforms

Sales and Marketing Management

With those numbers in mind, if you are a sales manager, HR director, marketing manager or other executive charged with increasing employee engagement or driving customer loyalty, what tools do you think make sense to use as your starting point? Software is eating the world,” stated Marc Andreessen in a 2011 Wall Street Journal article. If software was eating the world then, it is devouring it now without stopping to chew.

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MBO Examples to Kickstart Your Sales Team Engagement


To help, we’ve created MBO examples to get you going in the right direction and help you visualize how goals and objectives might differ by industry and role (Note: the same should apply for compensation and commission plans ), whether it’s in sales, marketing, or manufacturing.

Can AI Deliver the 'Glengarry' Leads?

Sales and Marketing Management

Despite the fact that most contemporary sales teams use CRMs, marketing automation systems, lead scoring tools, and any number of related solutions, they still consume an inordinate amount of their time on manual, inefficient and unproductive tasks. Martin worked as a field rep with Pfizer Pharmaceuticals before making the transition to enterprise software sales, business consulting, and launching two start-ups in healthcare.

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X-Factor Compensation Leaders: How to Be Incredible at Incentive Planning (Allergen)


Allergan is a leading pharmaceutical company headquartered in Dublin, Ireland. Creating a compensation plan that recognizes and drives the correct behavior from your sales team [and] understanding the market and customer needs is ongoing.

Sales middle managers – what motivates them the most?

Sales Training Connection

The importance of middle managers can be especially significant in industries and fields that value innovation, like computer games, software, consulting, biotech and marketing, according to Mollick. Sales Middle Managers.

Email Open Rates By Industry: See How You Stack Up

Hubspot Sales

Here are some interesting findings from the data: Out of the 29 industries, Marketing and Advertising companies have the lowest email open rates. Software: 28%. Marketing and Advertising: 25%. What is the average email open rate for computer software companies?

How to Become a Medical Sales Rep (Even If You Have No Experience)

Hubspot Sales

pharmaceuticals. Some medical sales positions (such as medical coding sales) also incorporate skills like billing and marketing. Some of the necessary skills include: passion for sales and marketing. How to become a medical sales rep. Choose a specialization.

Three Hot Industries For Ambitious Sales Pros


Current market forecasts indicate that the global healthcare industry will be worth 2 trillion dollars this year alone. Within the healthcare industry, sales professionals can seek rewarding positions in pharmaceuticals, equipment sales, and insurance. In other industrialized nations, like Australia, there’s already a booming market for healthcare training, including a surge in enrollments in TAFE nursing courses.

52 Sales Management Tips – the Sales Manager’s Success Guide

Smart Selling Tools

As a sales and marketing expert myself, I know the importance of “the fundamentals” and look for good sources that reinforce them. As a VP of sales and marketing for major corporations like Biovail Pharmaceuticals Inc.

Dogfooding: is it part of your CRM selection process?

Jonathan Farrington

The VP had done his research: internally to the key stake holders, the sales agents, managers, IT department, marketing and HR; and externally to the insurance industry and even outside his industry.

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