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Don’t Underestimate Industrial Marketing’s Contribution to Sales

Industrial Marketing Today

The more I talk to manufacturers and industrial companies, the more I’m convinced that RFQs and sales conversations are all that matter to them. I get it that industrial marketing must be held accountable and I firmly believe that it should make a direct contribution to growing sales and revenues. However, ignoring industrial marketing’s role in creating sales opportunities is a fallacy in my opinion. See Manufacturers Need Lead Management to Close the RFQ Gap ).

Latest B2B Marketing Trends From SiriusDecisions Summit 09

Anything Goes Marketing

At some point I would like to come back to each category and focus on them specifically but for now, here is some organized Twitter talk for y’all – enjoy it: Sales and Marketing Alignment jblock : Only 32% of sales and marketing orgs work together to define programs for existing customers. Lead Nurturing jblock : @tjaros : If you get one deal out of a reconstituted leads program, it's worth the effort.

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B2B Lead Generation: The Best of PowerViews

Pointclear

Over the past few months I have had the pleasure of interviewing nineteen influential B2B sales and marketing leaders to discuss their views in areas like traditional and new media strategies, current and future trends, B2B lead generation, and sales lead management. Each interview is only about 25 – 30 minutes and all are available on our blog and YouTube channel. Brian Carroll, MECLABS, talked about BANT and the Value of Warm Leads.

B2B Lead Generation Blog: Google Makes Web Analytics Free but will it help your lead generation?

B2B Lead Generation

B2B Lead Generation Blog About Free Resources Get FREE Updates Instantly Get A FREE Chapter from my book. FREE E-Book 8 Critical success factors for lead generation Just tell us where to send your FREE updates Subscribe in a reader Podcast Feed Subscribe via iTunes Recognition Thanks for Reading! Critical Success Factor #9 Effectiveness 8 Critical Success Factors for Lead Generation 2.0 Research shows that the number one priority for B2B websites is lead generation.

ClickInsights: How can B2B marketers use content effectively for demand generation?

Ambal's Amusings

Brian Carroll's blog B2B Lead Generation Blog. Mac McIntosh's Sales Lead Insights: A B2B marketing Blog. B2B Lead Generation Benchmark Study 2009. Sales Lead Expert’s Learning Center. Her company Marketing Interactions helps companies with complex sales and quantify marketing effectiveness by using interactive e-marketing strategies driven by compelling content. Blog Start with a Lead Twitter BrianJCarroll.

Numeric Scoring: The Key To Lead Management Success

delicious b2bmarketing

Home Forrester Research « We’re renaming the blog | Main | New networks in the news » April 16, 2008 Numeric Scoring: The Key To Lead Management Success [Posted by Laura Ramos ] Recently I saw a preview of Eloqua’s spring release and it got me thinking about the role lead scoring plays in determining campaign effectiveness. And this is where I think the marketing rubber hits the sales road. They work to understand what optimum scores are for each category of lead type.