B2B

How to Create a Sales Territory Plan with a Buyer-Centric Approach

Understanding your Total Addressable Market (TAM) will help determine if a new region or vertical needs to be part of your sales territory plan. New General Data Protection Regulations (GDPR) is a great example of a location-bounded sea change. Market shifts like this present new growth segments for your sales team to target.

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A Primer on GDPR and Marketing Data Protection Best Practices

Assuming GDPR applies to you, in order to process personal data, you need a lawful basis to do so. There are six different lawful ways to process personal data under the GDPR: (a) consent of the data subject; (b) performance of a contract; (c) compliance with a legal obligation; (d) protection of vital interests; (e) performance of a task in the public interest; (f) “legitimate interests”.

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Maslow’s Hierarchy for Sales Development Teams

In the last year, we scaled our SDR team from 5 reps to over 20. As a result, I’ve spent most of the last year thinking about how to accomplish that (and do it well)...Here’s what I learned along the way.

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The Power of Sales Intelligence #2: Creating an Ideal Customer Profile

Marketers, what kind of leads did you earn with your last whitepaper or e-book? Were they the warm leads you needed? Were you lucky enough to reel in brand champions? Such success is rare.

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5 Mistakes Online Dating Can Teach Sales Prospecting

Prospecting is a lot like online dating, the mistakes online daters make provide great illustrations to help get more leads.

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B2B is Dead – Long Live B2P

B2P removes the barriers created by the B2B mentality by placing the emphasis back on what people really care about and the stories that drive us.

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Why is Everyone Talking About Integration? Introducing Enhancements to Our CRM Application – Salesforce® Edition

Remember when the “sales tech stack” was just a CRM? I do. It wasn’t long ago. Things have changed a lot in a decade. Today, the average organization has upwards of 20+ marketing and sales tools in their tech stack and many thousands more exist, all promising to boost ROI in their own way. But

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Which B2B buyers like salespeople

What do B2B Buyers Want (and Why Don’t They Like Salespeople)?

The study found an interesting correlation between the buyers’ perception of salespeople and their risk aversion: Those buyers in departments that do have a positive opinion of salespeople are more willing to take a chance.

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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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Bargain List Give Bad Data

Why That Bargain Contact List You Bought is a Sales Dead End

If a salesman wanted to sell you a bridge in Brooklyn, you’d recognize the racket almost immediately. Today, it’s a punchline, but once upon a time, people took the offer seriously:

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