Have No Fear: Why Sales Teams SHOULD Be On Social Media

Sales Intelligence View

facebook Inbound Marketing jigsaw linkedin Microsoft Dynamics netsuite oracle oracle crm on demand Sales Sales Data sales productivity Salesforce salesforce.com social intelligence social media social selling twitter Web 2.0Social media has become a defacto marketing tool for any organization, but it’s incredible how scared sales managers and teams still are of letting their sales reps join the sales 2.0 party.

Gamification of the Sales Process

Sales Intelligence View

facebook gamification jigsaw linkedin Microsoft Dynamics netsuite oracle rainmaker Sales Sales Data Sales Intelligence sales process sales productivity salesforce.com Social CRM social media SugarCRM twitter unlocked winnerWhat is Gamification?

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Why Cold Calling is the Bottom of the Barrel

Sales Intelligence View

insideview jigsaw linkedin Microsoft Dynamics netsuite oracle oracle crm on demand Sales sales productivity salesforce.com social intelligence social media social selling twitter Web 2.0Regardless of what level in a sales group you fall into, cold calling is a cloud hovering over your head. If you’re the VP of Sales, you’re getting these calls several times a week. If you are the Account Manager then you have a set number of calls to make or a list of companies [.].

Buying B2B Email Marketing Lists: Challenges and Recommendations

Digital B2B Marketing

Your Turn Will inbound marketing erode list buying, or will companies like Data.com (formerly JigSaw, now part of SalesForce.com) integrate data purchases into B2B sales and marketing operations and make them a key part of day-to-day activity? Buying email marketing lists.

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Inside Sales Experts Converge in San Francisco with the AA-ISP

Sales Intelligence View

field sales inside sales jigsaw lead generation linkedin Microsoft Dynamics netsuite Sales Sales Data sales leader sales productivity sales prospecting salesforce.com social intelligenceIf you are an Inside Sales professional or a sales leader, you should already know about the AA-ISP Inside Sales Leadership Summit 2011.

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Eloqua Experience 2010

LeadSloth

Eloqua is also taking a lesson from Salesforce.com’s playbook by making it easier to extend Eloqua with 3rd party applications. The new Eloqua Cloud Connector product integrates 3rd party applications like JigSaw and Webex in the Program Builder.

ActiveConversion Review - SMB Lead Management

LeadSloth

It integrates with Jigsaw to show company details like revenue, and available contacts for a specific company: contacts can be bought for $1 each directly at Jigsaw. Salesforce.com integration. Website sessions are added to the salesforce.com Lead record.

Most Exciting Marketing Technologies to Adopt in 2017

Leadspace

DMP becomes mainstream, and not just for ad buying. Why did Oracle, Adobe, Salesforce.com, Neustar, Neilsen all pay top dollar the last few years to acquire leading DMP technology companies? Hello, all, and here’s to a promising 2017! As most of you know, I had a big change in 2016.

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B2B data decay and list rental – buyer beware!

Biznology

In 2009, we updated our original 2002 study on B2B Data Decay that has been cited by Dun & Bradstreet, Zoom, Jigsaw (now part of Salesforce.com) and others. Overview: There are four primary elements of a B2B targeted marketing campaign: Targeting, segmentation and list selection.

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Social Enterprise is now a reality – Welcome to Dreamforce 2012

Modern B2B Marketing

Here is one example- creating social customer profiles: Social contacts allow you to access social profiles like Linkedin, Twitter, and Facebook, deeply integrated into salesforce.com. Really big news to the Marketing and Sales set includes Jigsaw becoming data.com !

Register Now: Must-Attend Marketing Sessions at Dreamforce

Modern B2B Marketing

Jigsaw is just as much a marketer’s tool as it is a sales tool, but marketers often don’t know how to leverage it to make their jobs easier. B2B Marketing Salesforce.com b2b marketing content marketing dreamforce event marketing video marketing

Selling Predictions for 2011

Sales Intelligence View

facebook insideview jigsaw linkedin Microsoft Dynamics netsuite Sales Sales Data salesforce.com Social CRM social intelligence social media social selling twitterThere are many predictions being made about whats going to happen in 2011. Social Media Today has posted the B2B Marketing Predictions of 2011, Social Media B2B has even given their predictions on B2B Social Media in 2011. There is even a prediction on the End of B2B Sales & Marketing as We Know It. [.]. Sales 2.0

Social Selling for Sales People [Webinar]

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facebook Inbound Marketing jigsaw linkedin Microsoft Dynamics paul greenberg Sales sales productivity salesforce.com Social CRM social media social selling socialprise After some initial development and even some exclusive sneak peaks to the content for feedback, InsideView is ready to start rolling out a series of webinars and content focused on teaching sales people how to use social media to drive sales. If you lead a sales team or are a sales person that wants to [.].

There Will Be No Sleeping at Dreamforce

Sales Intelligence View

facebook Inbound Marketing insideview jigsaw linkedin marketing Sales sales productivity Salesforce salesforce.com social selling Besides all of the great keynotes by Marc Benioff, Bill Clinton and the music by Stevie Wonder, people come to Dreamforce to party. Sure we all want to learn more, meet new people and hang out with people we haven’t seen since the last event so why not hang out with them at a party [.]. Sales Intelligence Social Selling B2B CRM customer 2.0

25 Social Selling Articles to Start the Week

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Sales Intelligence Social Media Tips Uncategorized Sales marketing insideview salesforce.com Microsoft Dynamics Enterprise 2.0 CRM Salesforce Social CRM salesview jigsaw crm 2.0 What better way to kick off November by having a reading list o the best social selling articles fro the past week. Here are the posts I thought would be the most interesting to you. Thanks to all of you that sent in requests for new blog’s I should follow after last weeks top 20 [.].

It’s Time to Fire Your Sales Team!

Sales Intelligence View

facebook Inbound Marketing jigsaw linkedin Microsoft Dynamics netsuite News oracle oracle crm on demand Salesforce salesforce.com social selling twitter Web 2.0If you are in a leadership position for a sales team you should pay attention. Are you overseeing a team of sales dinosaurs? You should fire all of them and hire people that are tuned into sales 2.0. I know that sounds like a bold statement but I’m saying this with your company’s best interests [.]. Prospecting Sales Sales 2.0

Dreamforce 2011: Marc Benioff on the Birth of the Social Enterprise #DF11

Modern Marketing

But each year, the biggest draw is talks salesforce.com CEO and cloud computing forerunner Marc Benioff gives. It gives a glimpse into the products and features salesforce.com will unveil throughout the week. That meant the end of the Jigsaw brand, which Salesforce.com bought last year.

5 things you need to know from Dreamforce 2010

Modern B2B Marketing

It was available to everyone who had a salesforce.com license and $15 more per person per month for everyone else in the organization that wanted to join in. Jigsaw is salesforce’s attempt to help us with these issues. And Salesforce.com knows it.”.

Highlights from the 2010 Dreamforce Keynote: The Cloud Computing Event of the Year

Modern B2B Marketing

Marc Benioff, in all his grandeur, hit the stage loud and proud sharing the success over the past year ranging from improvements to the service cloud to the mass adoption of Chatter to the acquisition of Jigsaw. Salesforce.com consumes 90% less energy than traditional software.

Marketo Sales Insight Expands Salesforce Access to Marketing Data

Customer Experience Matrix

Marketo today officially launched “Sales Insight”, an application that makes prospect activity history directly available to sales people from within Salesforce.com. This can be integrated with Demandbase and Jigsaw to download the names of contacts at those firms. Marketo is a Force.com application that works only with Salesforce.com, while Eloqua works with several CRM products. An average Salesforce.com seat is around $100 per month these days.

What I learned at Dreamforce 2011

ViewPoint

Every Salesforce.com org comes with 4,000 Chatter FREE licenses which provides a cost effective way for every business to improve their communication efforts. Data Dump Data.com is a single source for complete and actionable business data from Dun & Bradstreet (D&B) and Jigsaw.

ActiveConversion Product Review: Demand Gen Intelligence

Smashmouth Marketing

They are partners with Google, Jigsaw, VerticalResponse, and Salesforce.com. Contacts of the prospect company can be instantly researched in Jigsaw.

Top 32 B2B Marketing Posts and Hot Topics of Social Media Forecast

B2B Marketing Zone Posts

How will the Salesforce/Jigsaw acquisition change the B2B industry? Buzz Marketing for Technology , April 6, 2010 When you think of lead nurturing platforms you typically think of firms like Eloqua, Marketo, Aprimo, LeadLife, Market2Lead, Silverpop, even Salesforce.com is getting into the lead nurturing space. Best of B2B Marketing. April 2010. Great stuff this month in the world of B2B Marketing. The following are the top items from featured sources based on social signals.

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Real World Social Selling

Sales Intelligence View

Social Selling Sales insideview salesforce.com CRM Salesforce Social CRM jigsaw Sales Intelligence twitter facebook linkedin B2B sales productivity social selling b2b sales One of the things that sets InsideView for Sales apart from other applications out there is that we can run specific searches for executive contacts with social media profiles. This is a letter from one of our customers that gives an explanation of this functionality and how he uses it.

14 Things You Probably Don’t Know About Dreamforce

Modern B2B Marketing

If you want to attend the largest party at Dreamforce (think huge) you’ll need to register for this one sponsored by Marketo, Hoovers, Jigsaw, Pedowitz Group and more! Tags: B2B Marketing Salesforce.com Tips b2b marketing conference dreamforce.com marketing conference sales conference Dreamforce is less than a month away- and everyone is starting to get pretty excited.

Active Conversion Offers Strong Lead Management and Leaves Out the Rest

Customer Experience Matrix

Yet some other features are fairly advanced: Active Conversion can identify anonymous Web site visitors through reverse IP lookup, find contact names for those companies in JigSaw , and either send the data to Salesforce.com or let sales people access it withing Active Conversion itself. ActiveConversion assumes that other attributes will be stored in the external email system or Salesforce.com, and any selections using those attributes will be done in those systems.

NetProspex Product Review: Powerhouse for Lead Lists

Smashmouth Marketing

As a result, we've got licenses with Jigsaw , OneSource and NetProspex , and we use LinkedIn and other contact discovery services. Users can search on meta-data of specific attributes at companies such as what software system their organization is using, for instance Salesforce.com, NetSuite or Oracle. As many of you would expect, Green Leads consumes prospect lists at a rate that far exceeds most outbound marketing efforts.

Demand Generation Vendors Offer Few Social Media Applications

Customer Experience Matrix

It lets marketers or sales people specify companies and individuals to monitor, and then scans media including social networks (LinkedIn, Facebook), public forums (blogs, wikis, Diggs, Twitter), paid sources (D&B, Zoom, Jigsaw,) and Web pages for information about those entities. Many other vendors let a user automatically jump to the LinkedIn or Jigsaw profiles of the prospect they are reviewing. Summary: marketing vendors offer several types of social media applications.

Demand Gen's State of The Union Address - If Obama Were a Marketing/Sales Exec

Smashmouth Marketing

Use the numerous online data sources at your disposal (Jigsaw, Netprospex, Google, LinkedIn, Inbound Lists!). Last night I heard a few sound bites in Obama's State of the Union Address that brought to mind what I hear from sales and marketing folks daily.

Alsa Marketing Adds Multi-Language Capabilities to Low-Cost Marketing Automation

Customer Experience Matrix

These include support for multivariate tests on landing pages (but not emails); automated posting of Jigsaw and social media data into lead profiles; fractional revenue attribution; and SugarCRM synchronization. Users can import lists, compose and send emails, build landing pages, execute multi-step event-triggered campaigns, monitor Web behaviors, score leads, exchange data with SugarCRM or (soon) Salesforce.com , and run reports.

LeadForce1 Adds Mind Reading to Marketing Automation

Customer Experience Matrix

The company’s product touches the standard marketing automation bases: outbound email, landing pages and forms, lead nurturing, scoring and integration with Salesforce.com. Related capabilities include reverse IP lookup of the company of anonymous visitors, connections to Jigsaw to provide contact names of those companies, and the aforementioned telephone lead qualification. Summary: LeadForce1 infers Web visitors' intent and sales stage from the contents they read.

Act-On Software Stresses Ease of Use

Customer Experience Matrix

Act-On can also push or pull data to Salesforce.com on a list-by-list basis, which gives users more control than moving all records at once. Summary : Act-On Software’s revised system offers a reasonable mix of features in an easy-to-use interface.

Lessons for Sales and Marketing from Cloudforce San Jose

Modern B2B Marketing

Yesterday, over 1,000 people came together in San Jose (plus 10K more on a live video feed) for the launch of Chatter at a Salesforce.com Cloudforce event. The Salesforce.com product team was paying attention to that change.

LoopFuse Offers No-Frills Demand Generation

Customer Experience Matrix

The report shows both known and anonymous visitors and lets users connect directly with external databases including Hoovers , Jigsaw and Zoominfo to look up additional information. Because its sales process depends heavily on free trials, the company has developed a self-service wizard that guides users through the process of connecting to Salesforce.com , including an automated check for whether LoopFuse has been granted access permissions in the client’s Salesforce.com installation.

2010 Will Bring New Features to Demand Generation Systems

Customer Experience Matrix

It's just a matter of time before CRM vendors (yes, I mean Salesforce.com ) and Web content management vendors decide to compete seriously for marketing automation business. Many demand generation systems already make it easy to look up data about prospects from sources like Hoovers or JigSaw and to infer the location and company of anonymous visitors from their IP address.

Marketing Automation System Trends: What We Found in the Raab Guide

Customer Experience Matrix

This contrasts with traditional demand generation pricing on database size and/or activity volume, but is the way sales automation systems like Salesforce.com are usually sold. At least three vendors added or enhanced features to use IP address to identify the company of anonymous Web visitors, and/or to look up prospect names and other data about those companies in directories such as Jigsaw and Hoovers.

DemandBase Creeps Up the Value Chain

Customer Experience Matrix

That is, they take business data from several including sources Hoovers, D&B , LexisNexis , AccuData , BusinessWatch Network , Jigsaw ) and merge it into one big contact list that people can use for outbound promotions or to enhance their own files. It can also import a client’s list of target accounts from Salesforce.com and issuing alerts when those companies visit. I had a nice little chat with DemandBase two weeks ago.

The B2B Marketing Party of the Year: The Marketing Cloud Party at Dreamforce 2009

Modern B2B Marketing

They include: Jigsaw, Hoovers, Pivotlink, On24, Demandbase, and Marketo. And all will be available to answer any questions you have about The Marketing Cloud and marketing with salesforce.com without pushing any heavy sales pitches. Details: Brought to you buy a slew of great sponsors- Marketo, Jigsaw, On24, Pivotlink, Hoovers, Demandbase- All you have to do to attend is register at The Marketing Cloud website. .

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Getting More Out of Each Click with "Post-Click Marketing"

WebMarketCentral

Contact names are available free through LinkedIn or on a pay-or-play basis from Jigsaw. It's also fully integrated with Salesforce.com. The service is integrated with Salesforce.com and is used by a blue chip customer base including RR Donnelly, Praxair and AMD.

Demandbase: A New Twist In The Lead Management Automation Market

delicious b2bmarketing

I would also put another group — one more focused on helping marketing align with, support, and enable sales: firms like BrightMarket, einsof, Longwood Software, and Salesforce.com with their Saleforce Content offering, to name a few. Starting to see providers team up with data aggregators (Jigsaw’s name comes up here) to provide new sources of business contacts. We generate, score and manage leads to sales completion and integration with Salesforce.com.