Sales Strategies

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closed-loop sales communication is like a black hole

[5 IDEAS] How Data Fuels Closed-Loop Sales Communication

The manufacturing industry uses a concept, originating in Japan, called "kaizen": It refers to continually measuring and improving a process. As new ideas and processes are implemented, they, too, are measured; each iteration improves the product. Here's how that applies to sales:

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How to enliven cold leads with Patrick Purvis

[VIDEO] 3 B2B Sales Techniques to Close Cold Leads

Our B2B win rate on companies that we re-engage with and get the second opportunity with is much, much higher than our win rate on companies where we're going through our first opportunity with them.

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The secret weapon in this sales competition is DiscoverOrg

[VIDEO] A Not-so-Friendly Cold Call Competition

What’s a little friendly cold call competition? It was an ordinary Tuesday morning for two salesmen … except that Robert is feeling a little extra competitive with his cold call skills. “Smell that?” he asks. “It smells like sales.” In fact, it smells like selling five deals by happy hour. The gauntlet is thrown down. Dan

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A man opens cold email at the airport

How to Heat Up Cold Emails with Personalization

Since marketing judges success based on engagement, I used different language to create a marketing-specific, hyper-personalized value proposition. First, I referenced the locally famous “PDX carpet” background she used in her LinkedIn profile ...

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3 steps to create a value prop

[VIDEO] 4 Steps to Create a Winning Value Proposition

Value: You're defining it wrong. In these 4 steps, Justin Withers shows how to frame a winning value prop to address a real need. Convey value, close the sale.

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CIOs Selling Tips DiscoverOrg

Top 10 Do’s and Don’ts for Selling to CIOs

Imagine your inbox on an average Monday morning. Now quintuple it. Yeah, CIOs get a lot of email. One CIO said that over 50% of his inbox was communication from vendors! How can a great solution stand out when the inbox is standing-room only?

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[VIDEO] 3 Steps for an Effective Sales Demo

I often hear from account executives that they get stuck in a long, drawn out sells cycle with no commitment or no next steps from their prospects. From beginning of your demo, let's create an upfront contract.

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Competition in sales to get the account is fierce

Growth Begins with Data—and Your Competitors Already Know It

For those who prefer data-driven decisions, who don’t think “we’ve always done it this way” is a good answer to anything—this is your time. Armed with sales intelligence, no account is untouchable (and your competitors already know it).

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Account-Based-Everything-Brandon-Redlinger-Engagio

Adapting an ABM Approach for Account-Based EVERYTHING

Account-Based Marketing. Account-Based Sales Development. Account-Based Customer Success. What does it all really mean? Are these just buzzwords to describe what we’ve always been doing?

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Storytelling in Account-Based Marketing

[VIDEO] The Role of Story in Account-Based Marketing

Storytelling permeates our lives on multiple levels, but is often overlooked as a useful approach to account-based marketing. Great storytelling is essential and effective.

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