The First of its Kind: Sales Intelligence for Legal & Compliance

The new Legal & Compliance dataset brings fresh sales and marketing intelligence to this untapped industry that can’t be found anywhere else. - a steep advantage for those selling legal technology and legal services.
January 18, 2018
DiscoverOrg
3 min read

7 Ways to Get More Women in the Sales Profession (and Keep Them)

While the issue may seem complicated, the outcome is simple: (1) Companies who recognize the importance of diversity and promote it actively are the inevitable winners in this equation. (2) Those who are unwilling to take an active stance on gender equality will suffer economic consequences.
December 12, 2017
Latest News
7 min read

Inside Scoop: Learning from Equifax - How Sales Can Act on (and Anticipate) a Data Breach

With the right information in-hand, savvy sales and marketing pros might have seen it coming. Even now, we can find insights to better sell security products in a more timely and helpful way - both in response to Equifax, and in preparation for the next inevitable data security breach.
October 26, 2017
Latest News
7 min read

The Inside Scoop: Chipotle’s Big Burrito Breach - Malware with a Side of Chips

Too bad that rodents and food poisoning aren’t even the greatest threats facing Chipotle’s customers. Thousands of unsuspecting diners recently received a free side of cyber terror, thanks to point-of-sale malware. DiscoverOrg’s Scoops alert users to the story, which spans three years
September 6, 2017
Latest News
4 min read

10 Years of Competition: The Story and Future of RainKing and DiscoverOrg

The first time I heard of RainKing, I was in my law school apartment and stumbled upon their website. I was 23 years old, under $130,000 of college and law school debt - and I had just launched DiscoverOrg: a company with no brand recognition, no financing, no real experience behind it. But RainKing was a REAL company.
August 29, 2017
Industry News
5 min read

Selling to Startups and Small Business: A Cautionary Tale

There are only 1.5 million companies in the U.S. with more than 100 employees - far fewer than most people think. So if your CRM has 1 million or more accounts, you have a bad data problem. Our client’s sales reps had been making 5 out of 6 calls to companies that were literally impossible to sell to. Talk about hunting for needles in a haystack!
June 1, 2017
DiscoverOrg
4 min read

How Data is Democratizing Growth and Driving Disruption: 15 Lessons from High-Growth Leaders

Rapid growth is a natural expectation for tech start-ups at a time when data is widely available to all businesses, from startup to blue chip. But the availability of data isn't a universal promise of success.
May 17, 2017
Customer Success
4 min read

The Hiring Process’s Impact on Business Growth

In an ongoing interview series by Crain’s, executives, entrepreneurs and business leaders are asked about mistakes that have shaped their business philosophy.
August 3, 2016
Interviews
2 min read

Sales, Big Data, Partnerships & Integration: A Conversation with Henry Schuck of DiscoverOrg and Mark Godley of HG Data

Predictive analytics is great, but the key missing piece is having the data to do something with it.
April 5, 2016
Best Practices
4 min read