Can Case Studies Help Your Business?

Fill the Funnel

Case studies often serve a different business building purpose than email. What Is a Case Study? According to a wiki definition, a case study is: 1. A cloud storage company may write a case study on moving document storage from local hard drives to the cloud.

Study: Think duplicate leads are all bad? Think again.

Velocify

New Leads360 study identifies several characteristics of duplicate leads that show a higher likelihood of conversion than average. A recent Leads360 study set out to answer that question and help marketing and sales professionals better understand the value of duplicate leads.

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How Studying Baseball Video is Identical to Coaching Salespeople

Understanding the Sales Force

We study the video together and when that isn't enough to fix the issue, we head outside and I pitch to him until he makes the necessary adjustments to get back on track. Image Copyright ColorCarnival.

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LinkedIn Study Women In Sales

Score More Sales

This week, LinkedIn shared some statistics in its study women in sales. The post LinkedIn Study Women In Sales appeared first on Score More Sales.

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All Data is Not Created Equal: Independent Case Study Proves Why Quality Beats Quantity

DiscoverOrg Sales

Join the webinar: All Data is NOT Created Equal : An Independent Case Study Comparing ZoomInfo and DiscoverOrg Email Accuracy. The DiscoverOrg vs. ZoomInfo case study. Case-study conclusion.

Study: Is Your Team Prepared for the Coming Wave of Sales Tech Innovation?

Velocify

The post Study: Is Your Team Prepared for the Coming Wave of Sales Tech Innovation? A wave of new sales technologies is providing businesses unprecedented choice in building out their ideal sales stack.

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The Stanford Study that just Might Help you Sell More

Smart Selling Tools

Newton was a Stanford University graduate student in psychology at that time when she conducted a study based on a simple game. The results of the study were astonishing.

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Sales Selection Experiment - a Must Read Case Study

Understanding the Sales Force

This case study is a great example f or those who think that Desire and Commitment are enough, for those who think that strong salespeople will succeed, even without Desire or Commitment, and for those who wonder how OMG''s Sales Candidate Assessments can be so predictive.

When to Walk Away From the Big Deal - Case Study

Sales Benchmark Index

There are a few key takeaways from the case study: A well defined sales process mapped to the buyer’s journey is crucial. Stefan Captijn with Genesys Labs approached SBI this week with a blog topic. This topic centered on the sales rep’s dilemma.

Stunning Study Reveals How to Increase Sales by 29-49%

Pointclear

Of course, Covey’s message is a good one for all of us, but especially true for salespeople as pointed out in “The Power of Prioritization Report” i published by Velocify (A Sales Optimization Study).

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Sales Excellence Studies Propagate Mediocrity

Understanding the Sales Force

Understanding the Sales Force by Dave Kurlan If you conduct a Google search for "sales excellence studies" , you'll find more than 20,000 results. I'm sure that some results point to surveys which were conducted by others, but either way, that's a lot of studies on sales excellence.

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[STUDY: PART 3] What Buyers Want from Salespeople

DiscoverOrg Sales

Martin on a comprehensive study of 270 business buyers to discover why people with purchasing power choose the vendors they do and what they are REALLY looking for when they engage in a sales process. Insights from this study include: Which elements do buyers want to see on vendor websites? This is Part 3 of the study “Why Didn’t They Buy?”. Or Download the entire study for free. Download the entire study for free. Download the entire study for free.

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An Independent Study of DiscoverOrg Contact Data Accuracy

HeavyHitter Sales

  I’ve had the privilege to consult with over one hundred and seventy-five technology companies as a sales trainer, sales enablement consultant, and win-loss study researcher.  It’s important to note that this was a completely independent study.

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New Leads Study Supports Quickness and Follow Up

Score More Sales

Their new study, The Ultimate Contact Strategy: How to Best Use Phone and Email for Contact and Conversion Success was just released this week. In the study, some key conclusions came from their analysis of data from 3.5

Inside Sales Power Tip 140 – Study Buyers

Score More Sales

This brings me to the question – Are you studying your buyers to even KNOW what they like and don’t like? The post Inside Sales Power Tip 140 – Study Buyers appeared first on Score More Sales.

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Case Study: How a Company Hurt its Business with a Change in the Comp Plan

Sales Benchmark Index

This is a story of how a bad comp plan can ruin a sales force. In 2011, P&O Cruise lines cut is commission rate from 12% to 5%. The CEO was upset with the rampant discounting used by his sales team. So he cut the commission rate in half. The sales force revolted and sales plummeted.

Why Evaluate Potential Sales Talent? - A Great New Case Study

Anthony Cole Training

The beauty of this case study is that Market Sense was able to isolate the relative effectiveness of individual findings, something that hasn’t been done since the mid-80''s! This kind of story doesn''t happen every day.

[STUDY] Bridging the Great B2B Vendor-Buyer Divide

DiscoverOrg Sales

Get the entire FREE study: 30 Ways to Get Inside the Mind of Your Target Buyer. Here’s how buyers in our study answered the question “When I don’t connect with a salesperson, it is because…”. “They’re too eager to befriend me” This response supports another interesting finding from the 230-person study : 66% of buyers prefer a friendly salesperson who has a proficient knowledge of their product. Get Part 1 of our 2-part study: Why Didn’t They Buy?

Study Says to Highlight 3 Features in a Sales Presentation

Understanding the Sales Force

The goal of this study was very cool indeed, but the study, despite being developed by two business professors from Georgetown and UCLA, was poorly designed. Understanding the Sales Force by Dave Kurlan A very interesting article caught my attention on Inc. Magazine''s website.

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Study Reveals Why B2B Salespeople Lose Deals

HeavyHitter Sales

Martin Articles That Might Interest You: Personality Study of 1,000 Top Salespeople What is Wrong With Your Sales Training Program The Six Real Reasons Why VPs of Sales are Fired Top Reasons Salespeople Lose Business.

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Five Ways To Get More Case Studies

The Center for Sales Strategy

A lmost everywhere I go I hear managers and salespeople say, “Yeah, case studies are very valuable. We need to get more case studies.” So why don’t more sales operations have more case studies? I can tell you what prevents most sales teams from having enough case studies: Case studies require some level of client participation. While most people agree taking time to gather information for case studies is important, it’s not urgent.

Seven Things You Need to Study to Boost Your Sales

The Sales Heretic

The top people in every profession got there by studying. Raw talent and intelligence will only take you so far. Whether you’re talking about doctors, athletes, lawyers, business leaders, artists, writers or teachers, the best are committed to continual learning.

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Benchmark Study: The State of Social Selling in Sales Force Enablement

SalesforLife

That’s one of the central findings from CSO Insights’ third annual, global Sales Enablement Optimization Study. Over the past year, software for sales force enablement has emerged from the margins to take center stage in the evolution of the sales function. A solid majority – 59.2 percent of companies surveyed – now report having a dedicated sales enablement platform. Social Selling Sales Enablement b2b sales

Case Study - Which Sales Approach is Really More Effective?

Understanding the Sales Force

Understanding the Sales Force by Dave Kurlan I haven''t been completely transparent in some of my recent articles. I have continued to urge readers how important it is to sell using a consultative, buyer-focused methodology and a formal, structured sales process. This helps to shorten the sales cycle, increase closing percentages and most importantly, differentiate, allowing you to sell value instead of price. Well, at least that''s what I have been writing. What have I really been doing?

100 Case Study Interview Questions [Updated for 2018]

Hubspot Sales

Case studies and testimonials are useful to have on hand. To build this library, you'll need case study interview questions that will surface valuable details and insights. How to Ask Your Customer for a Case Study. The Ultimate List of Case Study Interview Questions.

ITSMA Professional Services and Solutions 2013 Brand Tracking Study

Pointclear

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20.5 Attitude Gems For You To Read And Study | Jeffrey Gitomer.

Jeffrey Gitomer

Attitude Gems For You To Read And Study. Store. Online Training. See Jeffrey Live! Hire Jeffrey. Who is Jeffrey? Contact. Gitomer | November 15, 2011 | Leave a Comment. Tweet Share Here are 20.5

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Learn How We Discovered They Had the Wrong Salespeople

Understanding the Sales Force

Dave Kurlan sales force evaluation Sales Force inside sales sales effectiveness study new business OMG AssessmentWould you believe me if I told you that in a recent sales force evaluation, nearly 50% of the 300 inside salespeople were not in the right role?

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IBM Study Cites 4 Key Traits of the New Midmarket Sales Professional

Score More Sales

Employees, including sales professionals and sales leaders in midmarket companies will need to have four main traits to be competitive in the workforce according to the 2012 IBM Global CEO Study. “The 2012 IBM Global CEO Study, ‘Leading Through Connections’ is a result of.

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Gartner study- buyers rate sales conversations dead last, but there’s hope- share customer stories

Insight Demand

70% of these executive buyers, for example, felt that “customer stories and case studies are the best way that providers can communicate differentiation that I trust ( click ).”.

Infographic: How to use SMS to win love, leads, revenue

Velocify

As Valentine’s Day approaches, we thought we’d take a lighthearted twist on a recent text messaging study we conducted by comparing text messaging usage and etiquette in both business and love.

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A Case Study on Bridging the Sales and Marketing Gap

Sales and Marketing

Issue Date: 2014-07-23. Teaser: SnapRetail, a marketing automation solution provider for independent store owners, struggled with what many companies face – a sales and marketing disconnect.

Surprising Social Selling Secret Drives Sales Revenue

Understanding the Sales Force

If you''ve been reading my Blog, then you are probably aware of OMG''s big Sales Force Effectiveness Study that we''ve been working on for the past three months. One of the things we studied is the impact of Social Selling.

Top 5 Insights From Latest Sales Organization Studies

Understanding the Sales Force

Understanding the Sales Force by Dave Kurlan The folks over at IKO Systems were nice enough to send me a collection of infographics which they call 66 Crazy Sales Figures.

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11 Most Popular Psychology Studies of 2017

Hubspot Sales

What caught your eye in 2017: 6 signs of a narcissist, hairy chests and intelligence, the effects of alcohol on the brain, the type of people who cheat and more. ~ THE EBOOKS ~. Escape from low mood or depression with my " Activate ebook ".

Heavy Hitter Sales Blog: Personality Study of 1000 Top Salespeople.

HeavyHitter Sales

Personality Study of 1,000 Top Salespeople-Harvard Business Review. Listed below are links to weblogs that reference Personality Study of 1,000 Top Salespeople-Harvard Business Review : About. Heavy Hitter Sales Blog. Recent Posts. A Salespersons Most Important Competitive Weapon. Closing Techniques Using Sales Linguistics. Top 7 Critical Sales Trends for 2012. Why Year End Deals Dont Close: THE CESSPOOL! IT Sales Strategy: Software, SaaS & Hardware Sales.

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Salespeople Who Like CRM – Case Study 1

Score More Sales

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MUST READ - LANDMARK SALES ORGANIZATION STUDY

HeavyHitter Sales

Over the past two years, forty-six percent of study participants reported a shift from a field sales model to an inside sales model. More than twice as many study participants reported moving to an inside sales model.

Top 5 Insights From the Latest Studies on Sales Organizations

Understanding the Sales Force

Understanding the Sales Force by Dave Kurlan The folks over at I KO Systems were nice enough to send me a collection of infographics that they call 66 Crazy Sales Figures.

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The Must-Know Keys to Any Great Case Study Presentation

Marc Wayshak

The case study presentation is everything, while feature and benefits presentations are old-school. In this video, discover the must-know keys to any great case study presentation—so you can start to dominate the competition. Blog case study presentation