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

I think if you're asking for more from your sales team, you also have to give them the tools to achieve it without killing themselves - or your retention problem is going to go from bad to worse.
September 12, 2018
Data Quality
6 min read

The Ideal Customer Profile: Why is “Fit Data” so Important?

All organizations, even global brands, are limited in some way: by size of their sales and marketing teams, by budget – and, of course, by the finite number of hours...
July 25, 2018
Contact Data
5 min read

Dirty Data Done Dirt Cheap

The problem is, sometimes things ARE too good to be true. It happens rarely, but just often enough that we think our turn is next, our number is sure to be next. And yet, businesses make risky investments every day in hopes of saving a few bucks. And when it fails to pay off, the cost of digging out of the hole usually far outweigh the more expensive option. That’s true of any investment, from cheap stocks, to cheap shoes, to cheap data.
April 12, 2018
Data Quality
6 min read

Sales Acceleration on Demand: Outreach & DiscoverOrg

“Sales acceleration” is a good buzzword, but all it really means is “sell more, faster” … without saying anything about “How?” There are a lot of sales acceleration tools out...
April 3, 2018
Data Quality
6 min read

Cold Email, Warm Leads: Where Does Good Data Come From?

Are emails in DiscoverOrg really over 3.5 times cleaner than the typical email address used by sales professionals? The short answer is “Yes!” DiscoverOrg pumps over $15 million into our proprietary data gathering and cleansing process every year, with the sole purpose of providing our customers with quality data.
February 20, 2018
Data Quality
5 min read

True Love or Bad Data? (Database Dating Advice for the Brokenhearted)

Dear DiscoverOrg, I’m ashamed to admit it, but my database is very small. I don’t use it very often because I know the information I’m looking for probably won’t be there. Everyone talks about “data integrity” and “data health” ... but I don’t even have enough data to worry about problems like that! Searching my database is not a satisfying experience. I don’t know how to grow my database. Is it too late for me?
February 9, 2018
Data Quality
5 min read

Data vs. Sales Intelligence: The Sales and Marketing Transformation You Need to Know About

Data and intelligence.   Too often, in an increasingly complex landscape of sales and marketing data providers, these terms are used interchangeably.   They are most certainly related – quality data sets...
August 16, 2017
Best Practices
4 min read

Q2 2017 Technology Pain & Spending Trends: Storage

With half of the year already behind us, many companies who purchased technologies in Q1 have been able to evaluate the return on those spends as well as better understand...
August 14, 2017
Contact Data
3 min read

Q2 2017 Technology Pain & Spending Trends: Enterprise Applications

With half of the year already behind us, many companies who purchased technologies in Q1 have been able to evaluate the return on those spends as well as better understand...
August 14, 2017
Contact Data
3 min read
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