Published By: Seismic
Published Date: May 14, 2019
In today's competitive landscape, organizations are increasingly chasing more aggressive goals with greater pressure to win bigger deals. But only 1/3 of sales reps meet or exceed quota and only 10% are consistently high-performing.
What can organizations do to set their sales teams up for success? A sales enablement solution aligns people, processes and technology to empower sales reps and make them more effective in their day-to-day jobs.
In this guide you'll learn 7 signs that you and your team need to consider a sales enablement solution.
Published By: Seismic
Published Date: May 14, 2019
Sales enablement is quickly becoming one of the largest priorities for global, enterprise organizations. 37% of organizations consider sales enablement to be their top marketing priority over the next 12 months.*
The impact is clear. Organizations that have undertaken a sales enablement initiative have seen a 350% increase in content usage and 65% more revenue generated by new reps.
In this guide you'll learn everything you need to know about this emerging field including how organizations are using sales enablement to help supercharge their bottom line.
*Hubspot’s 2018 State of Inbound
Published By: Seismic
Published Date: May 24, 2019
Implementing a sales enablement strategy is one of the most effective ways you can transform your sales and marketing teams.
Organizations that have undertaken a sales enablement initiative have seen a 350% increase in content usage, 275% boost in conversions, and 65% more revenue generated by new reps.
In this webinar, we’ll share the 3 biggest mistakes companies make when implementing a sales enablement strategy to ensure you don’t fall victim to these pitfalls.
You'll walk away with the framework for implementing a sales enablement strategy that will enable you to:
? Increase Sales Productivity
? Improve Sales and Marketing Alignment
? Increase Efficiency of Content Management
? Unlock Deep Content Insights and Analytics
How many of your salespeople perform at their peak potential? Probably not enough. For decades, sales teams have depended on tools and practices that don’t maximize effectiveness and execution, because they don’t address key challenges at the heart of selling: getting reps trained and up to speed fast, keeping them aligned and ready to sell at all times, helping them work together to manage and complete deals efficiently. Learn how social business drives dramatic performance improvements for individual reps and sales organizations as a whole, as verified in a major new study by a top-three global consulting firm.
Birst’s Salesforce Reporting and Analytics helps sales managers analyze all of the critical salesforce.com data to uncover insightful pipeline information. Combining sales data with marketing, financial and operational data to obtain a comprehensive view of the pipeline is where Birst excels.
MicroStrategy, a global innovator of mobile solutions, recently surveyed 500 U.S. organizations on the use of tablet computers to support sales activities across a large, diverse group of industries. The survey results suggested many companies are facing significant hurdles to sales enablement related to the limitations of their internal sales systems, which are largely not equipped for enabling sales processes out of the office. Find out how innovative companies are enabling their sales reps to be 10X more effective with mobile sales enablement apps.
Global energy management giant based in France rolled out Box to 67,000 employees, enabled BYOD, and boosted productivity. Use Box for RFPs, vendor collaboration, executives, sales presentations. Cut server costs by 30%. Energy industry, large company, EMEA, global, sales LOB, BYOD, server replacement.
This paper examines three areas to compare Pega Sales Automation and Sales Cloud’s ability to deliver in a complex environment. The key areas that we will explore include:
-Anticipating sales rep and customer needs and delivering real-time actions and offers
-Connecting the end-to-end sales process, seamlessly and consistently
-Delivering long-term value by keeping up with changing market and sales needs
Like fine-tuning the sales process itself, managing your Pipeline requires you to closely inspect (and clearly define) each opportunity stage, carefully track the right sales metrics, and keep a close eye on the opportunities that your reps are working on.
If you want to improve your sales team's results, you need to start by asking the right questions. Download this new best-practices eBook to learn about the 12 key questions for data-driven Sales Managers. This informative guide will help you:
- Determine Key Metrics For Sales Management
- Improve Sales Team Productivity
- Closed-Won More Deals
Download a free copy of "12 Must-Ask Questions for Data-Driven Sales Managers" today.
How confident are you in the accuracy of your sales forecast? If the end of every quarter is a surprise and you're never sure if you'll hit your number, you probably need to change the way you forecast.
In our 35-criteria evaluation of data management
platforms (DMPs), we identified the 11 most
significant ones — The ADEX, Adform, Adobe,
KBM Group, Lotame, MediaMath, Neustar,
Nielsen, Oracle, Salesforce, and Turn — and
researched, analyzed, and scored them. This
report shows how each provider measures up
and helps B2C marketing professionals make the
In our 40-criteria evaluation of enterprise
marketing software suites (EMSS) providers, we
identified the nine most significant ones — Adobe,
Experian Marketing Services, IBM, Marketo,
Oracle, Salesforce, SAP, SAS, and Teradata
Marketing Applications — and researched,
analyzed, and scored them. This report shows
how each provider measures up and helps B2C
marketing professionals make the right choice.
In our 32-criteria evaluation of real-time interaction
management (RTIM) providers, we identified the
12 most significant ones — Adobe, Emarsys,
FICO, IBM, IgnitionOne, Infor, Pegasystems,
Pitney Bowes, Rocket Fuel, Salesforce, SAS,
and Teradata — and researched, analyzed,
and scored them. This report shows how each
provider measures up and helps B2C marketing
professionals make the right choice.
Published By: Docsend
Published Date: Apr 09, 2018
It’s no secret that content - from case studies to pitch decks - fuels the modern sales cycle. However, a vast majority of teams don't track prospect engagement with sales content, and if they do, it's unclear which metrics actually indicate success.
This report, From Strategy to Execution: 6 Sales Content Benchmarks Every Business Needs, reveals 6 key benchmarks for how, when, and where prospects engage with sales content.
In the report, you’ll find data-backed, actionable insights to help you:
• Identify which sales content drives the sales cycle forward
• Enable sellers to share the right content in their outreach
• Build a more efficient, higher velocity sales pipeline
Published By: Lucidchart
Published Date: May 16, 2019
The sales industry has changed dramatically. Because prospects are more informed and more people (6.8, on average) have to sign off on a single purchase, sales reps have may find it difficult to close deals on their own. Cue the deal review.
When executed correctly, deal reviews give sales reps that support they need—these meetings bring cross-functional teams together and leverage everyone’s experience and connections to move the account forward and shorten the sales cycle. When executed poorly, deal reviews reveal no new insights and waste time better spent on revenue-generating activities.
In this e-book, you’ll learn how to standardize your deal reviews so they are efficient and insightful every time. Apply these strategies to:
Quickly bring everyone up to speed on a deal’s status.
Ensure that sales reps consistently provide the right information.
Make sales reps more accountable for action items agreed upon in the deal review.
Leverage executive connections.
Published By: Worldpay
Published Date: Apr 29, 2015
In 2014, the UK saw online sales exceed £10bn per month. For small businesses, getting online is a great way to increase revenue.
However, there’s no escaping the fact that small e-retailers are most at risk of suffering a data breach and that breaches are increasing. It is your responsibility to keep the card payment data of your customers safe and a failure to secure your systems could be a costly mistake which leads to penalty fines, lost custom and bad publicity.
Worldpay is the leading payments provider in the UK and Europe. Whilst Worldpay has fewer businesses suffering data breaches, compared to our market size, we have a unique oversight on most UK card data breaches. We have compiled our insight and advice into this guide so all businesses, new or old, can ensure they are prepared.
Did you know that sales reps typically waste up to 16 hours per week on non-selling tasks?
If your sales team is spending too much time on non-selling tasks, logging sales activities to Salesforce, hunting for customer information and documents, or copy-pasting data between separate systems, they might resist the rise of mobile CRM solutions like Salesforce1.
However, it’s important to figure out how to enable these teams in the field, as 55% of salespeople will access sales applications exclusively through smartphones or tablets by the end of 2016. It’s not surprising that salespeople will increase their use of mobile apps 125% from 2015-2017.
In this whitepaper from Tact, you’ll learn 1) common challenges facing field sales teams, 2) a framework for thinking about mobile sales productivity, 3) essential characteristics for evaluating mobile sales solutions, and 4) key trends in mobile sales.
Picking up the phone is not only one of the best ways to connect with customers, it’s one of the best prospecting tools you can have in your arsenal. It’s the way to take the lead. and succeed. Product Features:
• Best practices to prepare for a call
• How to efficiently organize your sales team
• Tips on how to make a connection every time
• A list of external resources for further study
The typical strategy for meeting sales targets is to set aggressive individual rep quotas, rely on your top reps to achieve them, and then hope to get enough from the rest of your team to get over the top. Find out how to make a major shift in your sales approach for the better in order to both increase individual sales rep effectiveness and improve collaborative team selling.
New Gartner research positions salesforce.com in the Leaders Quadrant for Sales Force Automation. Download the 2013 Gartner Magic Quadrant Report and find out what Gartner analysts have to say about Salesforce.
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