Entries by MarketBridge

Reduce Sales Rep Research to Boost Pipeline: Part 3

The digitally powered sales rep has never had more data and information on their prospects than they do today. With the social web, internet research, just-in-time financial data, buyer intent data, and other available sources, reps can profile their territory like never before. However, most reps lack the ability to navigate these data and the […]

3 Technologies Every Modern Sales Rep Needs: Part 2

Last week, we kicked off our series on the digitally enabled sales rep. Now, we’re discussing three key technologies sales reps must use in today’s selling environment. These technologies – predictive analytics, digital content, and social selling – are real game changers if used correctly. Predictive analytics This term is a major buzzword these days, […]

Has your Pipeline Caught up with the Transformation to the Cloud? Part 2

In our previous post we discussed the evolution of traditional technology providers into solution companies and the further shift to cloud/SaaS models. This change has massively affected companies’ go-to-market and emphasized the need for continual customer engagement. Sales cycles are becoming 12-month loops versus 3-4 year renewals. The move to an always-on selling model creates […]

Let’s Get Personal: How To Tailor Your Lead Nurturing Strategy

According to MarketingSherpa, 79% of marketing leads never convert into sales. Having an ineffective lead nurturing strategy contributes to this poor performance. Developing and building a relationship with your prospects doesn’t happen overnight, and you can’t expect to get the results you want by taking a cookie-cutter approach. With segmentation and targeted content you’ll discover […]