Published By: LiveHive
Published Date: Feb 16, 2016
Recent studies have shown that the lack of integration between sales and marketing systems can cause the biggest gap between top sales performers and under-achievers. Yet less than 1 out of 10 B2B companies report good alignment between sales and marketing organizations, according to Sirius Decisions.
Download the white paper “How Top Performing Companies Drive Sales and Marketing Alignment” to learn more about how content personalization, analytics, and process automation can help you build a stronger relationship between sales and marketing.
Ad Age, BtoB, and Act-On deliver the results of research into the factors of successful lead-generation strategies and tactics, with findings and recommendations most pertinent to the SMB marketer and sales director.
New customer acquisition is the lifeblood of many businesses, but it can be costly. Comprehensive lead management strategies have been developed to maximize lead value and bring order and efficiency to the top of the marketing funnel. Such strategies emphasize quality, precision, and the increased probability of conversion. When well-executed, lead management strategies can produce significant savings, reduce time spent in the funnel, and bring sales and marketing into closer concert.
With over 1 billion active users and counting, it’s no secret that Instagram has rapidly become a major tool for businesses looking to drive tangible sales. From simple advertising options to shoppable post features, it’s now a platform that can help you find and meet your customers—right at their fingertips. But how can you start reaping the benefits for your business?
In our new guide The E-commerce Guide to Marketing on Instagram, you’ll find the latest tactics around building awareness, growing your community, and reaching users at every stage of the buyer journey.
Designed with marketers in mind, this practical guide also covers:
Working with AdRoll to get the most out of the platform
The Dos and Don’ts of advertising on Instagram
Insightful case studies
Actionable tips on everything from branding your profile to creating Instagram ads
So, if you’re ready to harness the power of Instagram to take your business to new heights, download our handy guide today.
Published By: Salesboom
Published Date: Aug 21, 2009
Choosing an on-demand Customer Relationship Management (CRM) vendor can be a daunting task, especially for the price conscious consumer who lacks the budget for intensive research. This white paper will arm SMBs with the right questions to ask when evaluating on-demand or hosted CRM vendors.
This white paper describes Online Insight's vision for the next generation in sales and marketing, driven not by guesstimates about a customer based on ancient demographics and historical purchases, but by up-to-the second needs and preferences measured real-time in a first-hand "collaborative customer conversation."
Published By: Campaigner
Published Date: Jan 08, 2007
Email marketing is by far the best way to attract interest in, build desire for, and generate sales of your products and services. Without a well-managed opt-in email list, you can say goodbye to your email marketing investment. This white paper provides powerful tactics to help you grow bigger, better and more relevant opt-in lists - and turn your Web browsers into buyers.
Published By: Marketo
Published Date: Nov 04, 2011
We often hear, "How is Marketing Automation different from email marketing?" In this white paper, you'll learn the difference between email marketing and marketing automation, how each support complex buying processes, and whether email marketing or marketing automation are the right tools to use. Download this white paper to learn about: Email marketing for complex buying processes, how email in marketing automation supports complex buying processes, when to use email marketing or when to upgrade to marketing automation, and marketing automation beyond email marketing.
Published By: Marketo
Published Date: Jul 30, 2013
Today's fastest growing companies are using repeatable marketing and sales 2.0 techniques to grow revenue predictably and reliably. Download this white paper and learn why companies that implement a marketing automation system to support their marketing and sales efforts are better equippedto manage lead flow and process leads more efficiently.
Published By: Godfrey
Published Date: Oct 24, 2008
Godfrey’s Channel Strategy Audit is intended as a guide to assist you in providing the information we need to generate a distribution channel strategy analysis. This audit is organized into several parts, starting with a cursory survey of your business environment, and then concentrating on the key issues that can result in strengthening or reshaping your distribution channel strategy. Although our face-to-face meeting time may be limited, we hope this audit will allow you to provide more thoughtful and detailed information, so that our deliverable to you has significant value.
Learn how leveraging a defined, repeatable sales process enables both sales and marketing organizations to drive consistent, and therefore more predictable, behavior and results. If your organization has a defined sales process, you can track your ability to successfully execute that process.
Online Marketing Pioneer Larry Chase Offers His Best on Getting a White Paper to the Right B2B Prospects - and Getting Them to Read It.
White papers have been one of the most popular and productive marketing tools for generating B2B sales leads. And Larry, publisher of Web Marketing Digest, has been developing white papers for over two decades now.
In this seminar, you'll learn how you can use the iPad to create and deliver stunning sales and marketing presentations, make business meetings even more productive and take advantage of business "dashboards" to stay better informed no matter where you're working from.
KnowledgeTree helps companies use and improve their best collateral. Sales teams get collateral that closes deals. Managers identify what's effective. And Marketing makes collateral that drives more sales.
Published By: Marketo
Published Date: Jun 08, 2017
As a marketer, you know how critical it is to understand how your marketing efforts contribute to the bottom line. There’s a lot that goes on behind-the-scenes to generate sales pipeline and ultimately revenue. And by becoming a data-driven marketer that’s in tune with the right metrics, you can demonstrate marketing’s contribution to both.
Metrics illustrate the impact that you and your team are driving in the organization, which is critical to ensure you have the budget and resources you need to deliver optimum business outcomes. Without metrics, it’s nearly impossible to measure the success of your activities and identify elements to optimize in future campaigns. And without them, there’s no way to determine your return on investment (ROI).
This Executive Summary is the second part of a two-content piece series to help B2B marketing and sales executives understand and optimize the telemarketing landscape as it exists today. We've heard that cold calling is dead, but is it really? Read Part Two and learn how the experts overcome appointment-setting challenges; read your peers' take on what's working in B2B engagement strategies, and get our handy checklist that can help you evaluate B2B lead generation experts for appointment setting, yours included.
DatacenterDynamics is a brand of DCD Group, a global B2B media and publishing company that develops products to help senior professionals in the world's most ICT dependent organizations make risk-based infrastructure and capacity decisions.
Our portfolio of live events, online and print publishing, business intelligence and professional development brands are centred on the complexities of technology convergence. Operating in 42 different countries, we have developed a unique global knowledge and networking platform, which is trusted by over 30,000 ICT, engineering and technology professionals.
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