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How do you get pass that low level gatekeeper and get an introduction to the real decision maker at the company?

Unriddled: New Data on Trust in Facebook, Product Announcements from Apple, and More Tech News You Need

Hubspot

Welcome one, welcome all to Wednesday -- the day that marks not just the week's halfway point, but another edition of "Unriddled": the HubSpot Marketing Blog's mid-week digest of the tech news you need to know. Recommended HubSpot News

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[VIDEO] Whiteboard Wednesday: Increase Retention in Sales – with Data (Steve Waters)

DiscoverOrg

In 2008, according to Hubspot, almost half the sales department stayed on the job at least 3 years. But you’ll have to call through the switchboard, so you’ll get a gatekeeper whose job is to make sure that you’re not going to waste that decision-maker’s time.

The 2 Things You Must Nail For Lead-Generating B2B Content

Marketing Insider Group

Salespeople used to be the information gatekeeper. This space was normally rented from a gatekeeper who could control access and exposure. Are you overwhelmed with the complexity of creating B2B marketing content that generates leads? A focus on two things can help it all fall in place.

The 2 Things You Must Nail For Lead-Generating B2B Content

The Forward Observer

Salespeople used to be the information gatekeeper. This space was normally rented from a gatekeeper who could control access and exposure. photo credit: HikingArtist.com via photopin cc // graphics credit: HubSpot, Corporate Executive Board, Content Marketing Institute

Tim Hughes on Social Transformation and Selling

FunnelCake

With cold calling, there are gatekeepers, spam filters and ad-blockers. There are no gatekeepers on social.". With cold calling, there are gatekeepers, spam filters and ad-blockers. There are no gatekeepers on social.

15 Smart Marketers Share Insights on the Future of the Industry

Hubspot

To do this, we need to set aggressive goals that directly impact sales growth, pick a metric to measure and prove performance, and then crush it. ". -- Jessica Meher, Head of Enterprise Marketing at HubSpot. Marketers, rejoice. You’ve made it through an intense Q4.

Marketing Lessons From Glenn Beck's Online-Only Show

Hubspot

He doesn’t have to deal with gatekeepers. Connect with HubSpot Recently, conservative TV-host Glenn Beck launched his own online video network, GBTV. Beck will be leaving Fox News at the end of June and starting his daily online program in September.

20 Clues Your Marketing Stinks, Straight From the Horse's Mouth

Hubspot

HubSpot Pet Peeve: People who stereotype marketers as people who plan parties and send out press releases. HubSpot Marketing Pet Peeve;when a link is tweeted with no description, esp. cc:// @ Hubspot. HubSpot Auto DM replies. HubSpot Broadcast emails starting with "Re:".

In Case of Emergency: How to Create & Launch a Content Marketing Campaign in 5 Hours

Hubspot

Or maybe, like HubSpot, you store your backup content deep under ground in a radiation-resistant inbound marketing bunker, right next to your stockpile of blog posts. Tools like the Google AdWords Keyword Planner and HubSpot's Keyword Tool can help.).

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25 TEDTalk Quotes to Inspire You

Hubspot

14) Eli Pariser: In a broadcast society, there were these gatekeepers, the editors, and they controlled the flows of information. Connect with HubSpot Have you ever attended live or viewed an online TEDTalk ?

The Inbound Approach to Turning More Leads Into Customers

Hubspot

Instead of salespeople acting as the gatekeepers to content and information about products and services, we make that content readily available on our websites for prospects to download and access on their own. Inbound isn’t all about marketing.

The Rockstar You Need to Hire to Manage Your Blog

Hubspot

Candidates who are drunk off the blogging Kool-Aid will be the best gatekeepers for your blog, and they'll be the ones who work tirelessly to make your blog even more amazing than it already is. Connect with HubSpot

3 Strategies to Get More Sales Referrals With LinkedIn

Hubspot

Now you have to get past the gatekeeper. Connect with HubSpot This is a guest blog post written by Patrick O'Malley, former VP of operations for Google's top competitor and a LinkedIn expert.

13 Sloppy Mistakes You're Making With Your Calls-to-Action

Hubspot

They're the gatekeepers of your landing pages, after all! In fact, HubSpot Social Media Scientist Dan Zarrella conducted some research to determine the ideal length of a press release headline to get people clicking, and found that the sweet spot was between 90 and 150 characters.

6 Deal-Busting Sales Mistakes That Are Easy to Avoid

Hubspot

HubSpot's Prospect Tracking : Learn how the lead has navigated your site and what they seem to be most interested in. In those instances, it behooves you to get in good with an employee at a different level of the organization -- the gatekeeper, so to speak.

16 Things People Really Hate About Your Email Marketing

Hubspot

After deliverability hurdles are crossed, the subject line is the gatekeeper of your email. HubSpot customer Zizinya Web Solutions does a good job of this, reestablishing their connection with the lead in the beginning of their email copy.

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The 45 Inbound Marketing Terms You Should Know [Glossary]

Hubspot

Here on the HubSpot blog, we’ve written glossary-themed posts that cover some of the core components of inbound marketing -- we''ve covered email marketing , website optimization , social media , and the list goes on.

The 9 Must-Have Components of Compelling Email Copy

Hubspot

The subject line is like the gatekeeper of your email -- no one gets to read your stellar email copy if they aren't interested enough to open your email in the first place. So take the beginning of the email to explain how you know each other, like HubSpot customer Zinzinya Web Solutions did in this email from its lead nurturing series.

6 Content Challenges Facing Enterprise Marketers (Plus Some Helpful Solutions)

Hubspot

At HubSpot , we reorganize our 60+ marketing team (or segments within the team) every six months or so in order to fix any communication breakdowns, support new priorities as our team grows, and continue more proactive cooperation among different groups.

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The Ultimate Dictionary of Marketing Terms You Should Know

Hubspot

Here on the HubSpot blog, we’ve written glossary-themed posts that cover some of the core components of inbound marketing. HubSpot has APIs that developers use to get information from our software into theirs. At HubSpot, we think COS is better than CMS.

What Your Traditional Marketing Education Didn't Teach You About Marketing Today

Hubspot

Marketers were taught to be focused as gatekeepers to what truly happened inside a business, and journalists relied on them.