LinkedIn Sales Navigator Isn’t Just For Sales

Webbiquity

Marketing and sales are more connected (or at least, they should be aligned ) than ever. LinkedIn Sales Navigator can help. Yes, it’s typically thought of as a sales tool (it’s in the name, after all). But Sales Nav is powerful for B2B marketing, too.

7 Sales Demo Tips for Selling Software

DiscoverOrg

says Director of Sales Michael Veschio. A lot of companies struggle to get prospects to show up to sales demos. Effective salespeople are focused instead on solution sales : A thoughtful sales demo process that addresses issues specific to the customer.

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How Important Is Automation in B2B Sales?

Webbiquity

But automation is just as useful in the world of B2B sales. Here’s why, and four ways to apply automation to improve the sales process. More sophisticated personalization can drive increased sales, but has to be weighed against the cost and complexity of the software required.

How Video Marketing Strategies Can Elevate Sales Efforts

Webbiquity

Understanding sales means comprehending the roots of the profession as well as looking ahead to the future of sales strategies. While basic philosophies still stand the test of time, social media tools and video-based platforms have turned sales into a totally new ballgame.

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B2B Pocket Playbook: End-to-End Guide to Sales Enablement

Sales enablement is the strategic process of providing sales teams with the content, guidance, and mentorship needed to engage targeted buyers. It’s all about equipping sales professionals with the tools they need to put their best-selling foot forward. And if sales teams want to continuously sell better -- and faster -- their sales enablement process must have a game-winning strategy. It's time for you to start selling smarter - and hitting your sales number - with the best B2B database in the market. Get started today.

9 B2B Sales Closing Techniques You Can Use Today

DiscoverOrg

First things first: People buy from people first, product second , according to Director of Sales Steve Wernke. Here’s how to manage so much winning, with 9 tips from our top sales closers. so they know their team will be in good hands after the sale.

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How to Build a Successful Sales Team: VIDEO

DiscoverOrg

We spend an enormous amount of time trying to hire sales professionals that we think are “A” players. . Watch the video: How to avoid an unfocused, inefficient sales team. Specialize sales roles. Specializing roles in the sales department helps build specific skills.

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Drive more sales using interactive content for sales enablement

RockContent

Interactive content is an excellent resource to empower a company’s sales enablement department, resulting in higher revenues and better training sessions for sales teams. What are the challenges in implementing sales enablement processes?

The Savvy Sales Pro’s 5-Point Guide to Overcoming Objections

DiscoverOrg

We should relish objections,” says Steve Bryerton , DiscoverOrg’s VP of Sales. If you’re NOT getting objections, you’re probably not very close to a sale, because your pospect doesn’t have that uncomfortable feeling of taking a risk. So, how do you handle sales objections?

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Putting the Human Back in Sales Conversations

DiscoverOrg

This is second installment detailing DiscoverOrg’s TiLT Sales Development Challenge and it’s 10 core learning modules. Are you leaving money on the table by not empowering your sales development teams with the ability to connect with prospects?

The Best Sales Forecasting Models for Weathering Your Goals

Every sales forecasting model has a different strength and predictability method. It’s recommended to test out which one is best for your team. This way, you’ll be able to further enhance – and optimize – your newly-developed pipeline. Your future sales forecast? Sunny skies (and success) are just ahead!

Whiteboard Wednesday: 5 Steps to a Killer Sales Demo

DiscoverOrg

I’m Monica Stewart from Skaled : A modern sales-consulting firm that helps increase the efficiency and effectiveness of sales organizations through the use of sales technology. No sale. tive Sales Demo. Hey, everyone!

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How to Use Executive Leadership Changes to Time Sales Outreach

DiscoverOrg

At the time, it was one of the largest single sales in Salesforce history. Word in sales circles was, the relationship between Salesforce and State Farm had languished under the watch of a sales rep who, for years, couldn’t find a way in. “As

B2B Sales Content Strategy

Avitage

This is a sales content strategy guide for the perplexed. It is for people in marketing and sales who must collaborate to get these strategic assets right. For this article we are talking about sales content. The post B2B Sales Content Strategy appeared first on Avitage.

7 Quick Wins for Sales and Marketing Alignment

DiscoverOrg

We hear a lot about sales and marketing alignment: How important it is for B2B, and how so few of us are doing it right. SALES: Marketing leads are crap. MARKETING: Sales is lazy. SALES: They weren’t a good fit anyway. 7-quick-wins-sales-marketing-alignment.

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The 2019 Technographic Data Report for B2B Sales Organizations

In this report, ZoomInfo substantiates the assertion that technographic data is a vital resource for sales teams. In fact, the majority of respondents agree—with 72.3% reporting that technographic data is either somewhat important or very important to their organization. The reason for this is simple—sales teams value technographic data because it makes essential selling activities easier and more efficient.

[VIDEO] Real People, Real Sales Intelligence

DiscoverOrg

We could spend all day telling you what DiscoverOrg actually does and how our customers use it – but we thought it would be more interesting to show you – with real people, in our funny new video showing off how sales intelligence is done. DiscoverOrg for Sales Intelligence.

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Fast Track Your Sales with New Tools

DiscoverOrg

The idea of supercharging your sales is nothing new. Even if you’re the three-time Formula One World Champion Lewis Hamilton of Sales, you still need a top-performing vehicle, or in this case, a serious set of tools, to help you close. The Sales Dataset.

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Get Ready for the TilLT Sales Development Challenge

DiscoverOrg

Sales development is now the need-to-know skill set for growth and enterprise companies. How to Grow Your Sales Development Performance. Modern sales teams craft personas and use our business intelligence to increase engagement.

Five Sales Enablement Tactics B2B Marketers Need to Master

Webbiquity

Sales enablement significantly drives higher conversion rates and revenue. Nearly 75 percent of organizations using sales enablement tools say it greatly influenced sales growth over the past 12 months. Nurture Your Sales Team like Customers. Put Solutions Above Sales.

How to Overcome the Pain Points of Your CRM

When used effectively, a CRM can be the life blood of your sales team – keeping everyone organized, efficient, and at peak productivity. However, as a company, sales stack, and database grow, it becomes difficult to uphold structure and governance to keep a CRM up-to-date. The result? Less organization, more confusion, and fewer deals closed. Leveraging leading industry research from industry analysts, this eBook explores how your sales team can gain back valuable time.

What Is Sales Intelligence? An Interview With DiscoverOrg CEO, Henry Schuck

DiscoverOrg

The term “Sales Intelligence” is frequently thrown around in sales and marketing, but there’s a lot of confusion about what it actually refers to. What is sales intelligence? Q: What is sales intelligence? Get the ebook: The Power of Sales Intelligence.

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Stitching Intent Data into Your Sales Strategy

DiscoverOrg

?. Hey everyone, Jake Shaffren here, Director of Sales at DiscoverOrg. So the messaging should be tweaking and tweaking and tweaking the buyer’s opinion: Driving me HERE, through the sales cycle. Read the study: Which Data Points Predict More Sales?

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Improve Sales, Marketing, SEO and more with Sales Call Analysis

Act-On

In this Rethink Podcast interview, Amit Bendov, CEO of Gong, describes how to use sales call analysis to improve sales, marketing and more. Reports & Analytics analysis data analysis improve sales marketing analysis sales call analysis

1 Key SaaS Sales Metric to Fine-Tune Sales Productivity

InsightSquared

Sales is the Growth Engine. Sales is the engine driving SaaS company value. Top and bottom line performance are totally dependent on the sales organization and its performance. And sales expense is typically the largest expense item on a growth SaaS company’s income statement.

The Impact of Direct Dials on Sales Productivity

Leveraging the latest industry research, this eBook highlights the impact of direct dial phone numbers on sales productivity with the goal of empowering reps to have more conversations with prospects, and consequently, schedule more meetings, increase opportunities, and close more business - fast.

The B2B Value Sale is Actually Three Distinct Sales

Avitage

Companies trying to execute a B2B solution or value sale must overcome selling problems that start at the prospecting stage and persist to the end. Symptoms include too few quality additions to the sales pipeline, protracted and lengthening sales cycles, and low win rates.

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The B2B Value Sale is Actually Three Distinct Sales

Marketing Insider Group

Companies trying to execute a B2B solution or value sale must overcome selling problems that start at the prospecting stage and persist to the end. Symptoms include too few quality additions to the sales pipeline, protracted and lengthening sales cycles, and low win rates.

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Top 7 Sales Books for Sellers of SaaS – for Spring Break 2019

DiscoverOrg

We have mad respect for the classics – but we’ve updated the sales reading list for 2019. Outbound Sales, No Fluff – by Rex Biberston and Ryan Reisert. This alone may set this book apart from a lot of other sales dev books by some sales training professionals.).

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Sales Intelligence: What to Expect When You’re Prospecting

DiscoverOrg

But long, complicated sales cycles need more than just names and numbers. Marketing and sales intelligence data is dynamic, which is to say frequently and continuously refreshed. You’ve been in sales and marketing long enough to know it’s never quite that easy.

Effective B2B Marketing Content That Will Lead to Sales Growth

Effective marketing content leads to increased sales productivity, more revenue, greater marketing effectiveness and stronger alignment between marketing and sales

To Manage Sales You Must Manage Sales Leads

ViewPoint

“Why,” I was asked, “must you manage sales leads in order to manage sales? Sales lead management is a marketing function, isn’t it?”. It was with a slight hesitation that the sales manager added the second sentence about sales lead management being a marketing function.

Whiteboard Wednesday: 5 Steps to Overcome Sales Objections (Steve Bryerton)

DiscoverOrg

Remember that last sale that you made where you ran into an objection? Objections are something we hate hearing in sales – but if we’re honest with ourselves, we realize that in order to sell effectively, we have to hear objections during a sale cycle.

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2016’s Top 5 Sales Focused Blogs

DiscoverOrg

Sales is a crucible, burning away excuses and bad habits. Go back to the phones and meet sales goals by providing prospects with solutions. High CIO and CISO Turnover: What it Means for IT Sales. Gain sales knowledge with TED Talks. Looking for the science of sales?

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

DiscoverOrg

Welcome to another Whiteboard Wednesday, hosted by Steve Waters , DiscoverOrg’s Director of Sales. I want to talk about how to improve morale on the team over time by enabling them with great data and helping sales leaders invest in their team’s success.

Build a Successful and Results-Driven Sales Culture

Speaker: Gary Galvin, CEO, Galvin Technologies

Every business asks the same question: How can we increase revenue? Gary Galvin is here to answer that question. He will help you define metrics to drive success, empower your sales team, and create a culture driven by results and accountability; because when your team clearly understands what path they’re on and why they’re on it, they are that much more likely to achieve results.

Getting sales enablement right to increase results

B2B Lead Generation

Sales enablement is intended to help raise performance, but a lot of efforts have backfired due to departmental silos. For example, Corporate Visions recently surveyed 500 B2B marketers and sales professionals that 20% of organization content creators “just do what they think is best” with no overarching structure at all. And all the tools and technologies meant to help boost sales productivity are now are slowing things down.

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