Why the Term “Marketing-Qualified Lead” Creates Serious Confusion – Part 2
B2B Lead Generation
NOVEMBER 23, 2011
Tweet In my post earlier this week , I outlined the challenge presented by SiriusDecisions’ Demand Waterfall taxonomy, specifically with the phrase “Marketing-Qualified Leads” (MQLs). Another problematic phrase is “sales-accepted leads.”. Often, funnels leak the most during the handoff between sales and marketing. Invariably, marketing blames sales and sales blames marketing.