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By: WebEx     Published Date: Apr 02, 2009
Sales organizations are always looking for ways to boost the performance of their sales teams by making them more effective in the sales process. Recent advances in Internet infrastructure technology and maturity of technologies supporting collaboration over the Internet have resulted in new methods for sales organizations to interact with their customers, collaborate with sales team members, and develop better visibility into their sales pipeline. Today, sales organizations are increasingly embracing real-time Web collaboration tools or Web Meetings to complement their sales processes because these tools can greatly enhance sales productivity and reduce costs.
Tags : webex, web collaboration, collaborative strategies, crm, sales force automation, sales cycles, sales processes, web meetings
     WebEx
By: WebEx     Published Date: Apr 02, 2009
This report represents the summary findings of our thirteenth annual survey of challenges impacting sales performance today. We identify and analyze these challenges, and examine how organizations are leveraging people, processes, technology, and knowledge to address these issues successfully. In addition, beginning in the Executive Summary and continuing throughout the report, we raise questions about troubling trends and offer a new model for overcoming the problematic issues related to the field of sales.
Tags : webex, sales performance optimization, crm, sales force demographics, sell cycle analysis, detailed performance assessment, change analysis, sales knowledge management
     WebEx
By: WebEx.     Published Date: Apr 03, 2009
Sales organizations are always looking for ways to boost the performance of their sales teams by making them more effective in the sales process. Recent advances in Internet infrastructure technology and maturity of technologies supporting collaboration over the Internet have resulted in new methods for sales organizations to interact with their customers, collaborate with sales team members, and develop better visibility into their sales pipeline. Today, sales organizations are increasingly embracing real-time Web collaboration tools or Web Meetings to complement their sales processes because these tools can greatly enhance sales productivity and reduce costs.
Tags : webex, web collaboration, collaborative strategies, crm, sales force automation, sales cycles, sales processes, web meetings
     WebEx.
By: WebEx.     Published Date: Apr 03, 2009
This report represents the summary findings of our thirteenth annual survey of challenges impacting sales performance today. We identify and analyze these challenges, and examine how organizations are leveraging people, processes, technology, and knowledge to address these issues successfully. In addition, beginning in the Executive Summary and continuing throughout the report, we raise questions about troubling trends and offer a new model for overcoming the problematic issues related to the field of sales.
Tags : webex, sales performance optimization, crm, sales force demographics, sell cycle analysis, detailed performance assessment, change analysis, sales knowledge management
     WebEx.
By: MoreVisibility     Published Date: Dec 19, 2017
The Internet has vastly changed the B2B sales process. Whereas potential buyers used to reach out to businesses early on in the process, many now come to a buying decision on their own – aided by the plethora of free content available online. Businesses that succeed in this new world will have a hand in creating the content that helps buyers make decisions. This requires strategy, resources and an ongoing commitment toward creating the content that anticipates and answers your buyers’ questions. Do that, and you have a greater chance of influencing their decisions, and inspiring their loyalty. In this report, we outline the steps for creating a holistic B2B web content strategy, from performing research to creating content that drives traffic and cultivates leads.
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By: EchoSign     Published Date: Jul 23, 2010
The merger of contract management processes with sales processes will become a top priority for CEOs and CFOs as the ability to get contracts signed, tracked and filed becomes a critical component in driving revenues. According to a recent study by Aberdeen Group: "Within the next two years, the percentage of a company?s revenue that is dictated by contracts will increase from 56% to 68%." From renewals to projections and compliance, the ability to close the contract in the shortest timeframe possible and readily access the executed contracts across the enterprise will become the leading performance indicator of a company?s long term success.
Tags : echosign, contract management, sales, crm, ceo, cfo, kpi, bottleneck
     EchoSign
By: Silverpop     Published Date: Feb 04, 2013
A scoring model that helps both quickly identify who is ready to buy and when can make all the difference when it comes to nurture campaigns and ultimately, ROI.
Tags : data, scoring, leads, prospects, sales, customers, sales process, email marketing
     Silverpop
By: Silverpop     Published Date: Feb 04, 2013
Companies are collecting a ton of information about buyers and their behaviors, but too many aren’t using it effectively, and driving revenue.
Tags : data, scoring, leads, prospects, sales, customers, sales process, email marketing
     Silverpop
By: DocuSign     Published Date: May 29, 2014
2014 sales success will be dictated by increasing efficiency and effectiveness of our sales teams. And important to note is how reps are currently spending time. We see that closing, processing and fulfilling orders takes about 50% of the time to get to yes in the first place. Read this whitepaper and explore advances in CRM 2.0 technology to optimize this aspect of selling.
Tags : docusign, cso, sales success, crm technology, esignatures
     DocuSign
By: ClearSlide, Inc     Published Date: Oct 01, 2013
To explore how effectively sales organizations are dealing with change, CSO Insights conducted a Sales Engagement Optimization (SEO) study, gathering input from 354 firms. Download this paper to learn more.
Tags : b2b sales, buyers journey, sales strategies, sales-engagement, engagement strategies, prospecting solutions, sales process, sales
     ClearSlide, Inc
By: ClearSlide, Inc     Published Date: Nov 06, 2013
This Clearslide-commissioned profile of US enterprise sales leaders evaluates the current adoption trends surrounding sales engagement platforms as well as the challenges that sales leaders and sellers face, based on Forrester's own market data and a custom study of the same audience.
Tags : sales engagement plafform, customer engagement, shorten sales cycles, sales enablement software, sales analytics, clearslide, customer management software, sales prospect tracking
     ClearSlide, Inc
By: ClearSlide, Inc     Published Date: Jan 28, 2015
As the landscape of modern sales evolves based on global trends, sales people are finding themselves stretched to do more, sell on the go, and make quota faster. Today, sales leaders need to increase productivity and reduce friction in the sales process in order to hit their quotas. This white paper orchestrates the five steps necessary to improve your sales pipeline and forecast.
Tags : b2b sales, buyers journey, sales strategies, sales-engagement, engagement strategies, prospecting solutions, customer experience/engagement, marketing research
     ClearSlide, Inc
By: ClearSlide, Inc     Published Date: Jan 28, 2015
What is sales engagement, and why should sales leaders care? ClearSlide partnered with CSO Insights and asked 354 firms to define and determine how sales engagement drives ROI.
Tags : b2b sales, buyers journey, sales strategies, sales-engagement, engagement strategies, prospecting solutions, sales process, customer experience/engagement
     ClearSlide, Inc
By: SocialChorus     Published Date: Feb 10, 2015
Today’s modern buyer has unlimited access to information and connections right at their fingertips, at all times, through social media. According DemandGen, 77% of buyers won’t even speak with sales until they have performed their own research online. Sales teams that are succeeding in this new era are reaching these buyers earlier in the process through social selling. This guide will give you what you need to get your sales team ready to master social selling — in just 2 minutes a day.
Tags : social selling, social media, best practices, social selling platform, modern buyer, emerging marketing, business intelligence, market research
     SocialChorus
By: Oracle     Published Date: Nov 14, 2013
Sales people spend more time out of the office than in. When they are out of the office, they need information at their fingertips. And in today’s more mobile, more collaborative, and more data-rich business world, the needs of corporate sales forces are radically changing.
Tags : sales, mobility, technology, sales process, relationship management, collaboration, business analytics
     Oracle
By: Oracle     Published Date: Nov 27, 2013
Sales people spend more time out of the office than in. When they are out of the office, they need information at their fingertips. And in today’s more mobile, more collaborative, and more data-rich business world, the needs of corporate sales forces are radically changing.
Tags : sales, mobility, technology, sales process, relationship management, collaboration, business analytics
     Oracle
By: Oracle     Published Date: Jan 16, 2014
Research and analysis shows that 57 percent of B2B buying steps are completed before a buyer even connects with a salesperson. The role that the sales organization plays in B2B buying cycles has become even more critical. Consistency is necessary through every customer touch point and forms the basis for great customer experiences. In this executive strategy brief, we will explore customer experiences throughout the selling process, how sales must adapt in the age of the customer, and ways to improve sales performance that will positively impact the customer experience.
Tags : b2b, sales, customer service, customer experience, business to business, integrated communications, business analytics, business integration
     Oracle
By: Oracle     Published Date: Jan 16, 2014
Research and analysis shows that 57 percent of B2B buying steps are completed before a buyer even connects with a salesperson. The role that the sales organization plays in B2B buying cycles has become even more critical. Consistency is necessary through every customer touch point and forms the basis for great customer experiences. In this executive strategy brief, we will explore customer experiences throughout the selling process, how sales must adapt in the age of the customer, and ways to improve sales performance that will positively impact the customer experience.
Tags : b2b, sales, customer service, customer experience, business to business, integrated communications, business analytics, business integration
     Oracle
By: Oracle     Published Date: Jan 16, 2014
Research and analysis shows that 57 percent of B2B buying steps are completed before a buyer even connects with a salesperson. The role that the sales organization plays in B2B buying cycles has become even more critical. Consistency is necessary through every customer touch point and forms the basis for great customer experiences. In this executive strategy brief, we will explore customer experiences throughout the selling process, how sales must adapt in the age of the customer, and ways to improve sales performance that will positively impact the customer experience.
Tags : b2b, sales, customer service, customer experience, business to business, integrated communications, business analytics, business integration
     Oracle
By: Dell Software     Published Date: Nov 17, 2014
In the race to establish and maintain strong customer relationships, line-of-business executives are increasingly turning to cloud-based, software-as-a-service (SaaS) applications like Salesforce. That’s because these applications offer greater functionality and scalability than on-premises applications. An enterprise-grade, Integration platform as a Service (iPaaS) application can provide a unified approach and toolset to support today’s disparate, hybrid IT landscape, and offer benefits for companies of all sizes. Read this guidebook to learn how to build better customer relationships by connecting the data the data that runs your business, and automating business processes that can benefit from Salesforce application integration.
Tags : integration, customer relationships, cloud-based software, functionality, scalability, data
     Dell Software
By: Marketo     Published Date: Mar 13, 2014
In order for enterprise companies to be successful in today’s economy, sales and marketing teams must be aligned. Both departments must come together to develop strategies, processes and best practices to pave the foundation for collaboration. Understanding what marketing will provide and what to expect from sales is the first step. Use this playbook to begin your aligned lead generation efforts today.
Tags : marketo, sales, marketing, collaboration, sales tactics, lead generation, revenue success, team integration
     Marketo
By: Adobe     Published Date: Mar 16, 2016
The close is the most critical step of every sale, but long, drawn-out processes can cause deals to fall through. Top-performing sales teams use e-signatures to close deals quick and speed time to revenue. Find out how they do it — and how your team can, too — in the CSO Insights report, Optimizing the Quote-to-Close Process.
Tags : quote-to-close, sales, sales process, productivity, sales performance, optimization
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By: Adobe     Published Date: Mar 16, 2016
While most business is digital, and business-to-business and business-to-consumer transactions – and the work that supports them -- are almost entirely digitized, most organizations still rely on paper for the “last foot” of the process – the sign-off. Continued reliance on paper-based signature is fraught with risks, including impeding productivity, reducing visibility, hampering compliance, and diminishing the customer experience. Electronic signatures (e-signatures), which are easily implemented from the cloud, help speed up the sales process by reducing errors and bottlenecks, while also ensuring greater security and mobility. Read this Forbes Insights piece to learn: • How an easy implementation of e-signatures can improve productivity and reduce busywork for your sales team • How improve customer experiences and ease of business with e-signatures increases the likelihood of renewal and retention • How e-signatures easily integrate into your existing sales tools, for seamless pr
Tags : sales performance, e-signatures, b2b, b2c
     Adobe
By: Mintigo     Published Date: Nov 20, 2017
What is ABM and why is it so cool? Rarely do new trends catch the attention of marketers with the velocity and intensity of Account Based Marketing (ABM). So what is ABM and how should marketing and sales executives strategically evaluate an ABM program for their organization? The definition of ABM is: The systematic process to use data and intelligence to discover, identify, segment, target, engage and win business.
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By: SAP     Published Date: Mar 28, 2011
Learn how SAP Business Communications Management and SAP Customer Relationship Management provide the technology foundation for communication-enabled business processes that result in simplified interactions across marketing, sales, and service processes.
Tags : sap bcm, sap crm, cebp
     SAP
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