Why Customer Experience is the Hot New Thing in Marketing
FEBRUARY 11, 2016
Everywhere, companies compete based on product, technology, price. And even recently we’ve seen several new-ish terms that describe what a great customer experience aims to achieve. Companies aren’t embracing customer experience because it’s just a cute new marketing term.
Beanstalk Data Adds Service to the Marketing Automation Recipe
Customer Experience Matrix
OCTOBER 10, 2011
Thinking in those terms, Beanstalk Data is a tasty morsel. Leads enter a campaign by meeting conditions defined in a filter, which can be built within the system interface or written in SQL. Beanstalk sees its marketing services as a major point of differentiation.
Agency: Bottom-Line Boosters for Marketing Agencies to Adopt in the New Year
JANUARY 18, 2016
Search Engine Optimization (SEO) – Employing this technique helps ensure that the websites and content you’re responsible for are easy to find on search engines because you’re using relevant keywords and terms.
B2B Sales Cycle: 4 steps to avoid the wasteful ‘no decision’
B2B Lead Generation Blog
JUNE 17, 2012
But, if I’m a VP of Sales, I’ll be really peeved if you lose to ‘no decision,’ because you probably wasted my time as well as a lot of resources around the company in terms of getting help from manufacturing, customer support and finance — all to get to the point where nothing happened.”. If a sales professional says, ‘I submitted a proposal,’ and your customer says, ‘I got a price quote,’ that’s a sign of misaligned perceptions and selling-buying cycles,” says Dickie.
Demand-Gen Report Interview on Need for New Sales Enablement Tools
The ROI Guy
OCTOBER 5, 2011
Before sales is even invited to the table, the typical buyer has already used the Internet and social media to research and prioritize opportunities, investigate potential solutions, reviewed relevant case studies, quantify potential benefits, investigate prices and analyze competitive offerings. Third, continued and significant negative financial conditions have caused buyers to be more economic focused.
Building "Social Brand Value" in B2B
MARCH 25, 2011
Typically, buyers in the CPG industry try to put all vendors on the same “level playing field” so that they can select based on best price. It can differentiate itself from competitors by offering new product development services along with superior speed, quality, flexibility and delivery.
Can the social web play a role in customer retention?
grow - Practical Marketing Solutions
JUNE 23, 2010
Is there a way to attract and retain B2B customers without lowering your price? One strategy that uncovered potential points of differentiation was to ask customers what they hated about their job. Notice that all of these ideas go beyond the basics of price, quality and service.
Marketo Aims to Simplify Demand Generation
Customer Experience Matrix
JUNE 10, 2008
As I wrote last week , demand generation vendors have a hard time differentiating their systems from each other. Each action can be associated with a set of conditions that determine whether or not it is executed. One step can include multiple actions, each with its own conditions. The system can be told to execute only the first action whose execution conditions are met, which is one way to implement branching logic.