5 Ways to Keep Up With Data-Driven Sales

Posted on 09 August , 2018 by Limor Wainstein

You don’t need to be a number cruncher to understand that measuring and interpreting data can increase your profits. Just think about how basic data—like a prospect’s job title or behavior on your website—gives you direction. Now multiply that by 1,000 and you’ll get a better idea of how data can drive sales by identifying opportunities, streamlining processes, predicting the likelihood of a prospect converting and generally increasing your ROI in terms of your team’s effort and money spent on sales enablement tools.

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Digital Transformation of the Insurance Sales Process

Posted on 23 May , 2018 by Pedro Gonzalez

In the early 90s, I began my professional career as an insurance agent at MAPFRE. If at that time Marty McFly and Dr. Emmet L. Brown had lent me DeLorean so that I could take a quick peak into what the future held for the insurance sales process...I would have thought I was in dream land, it was magic or I was indeed in a Sci-Fi movie!

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How Sales Managers Conquer Time Management

Posted on 14 March , 2018 by Ed Johnson

While I struggle to find anyone who actually enjoys the admin in their life, as a seller, it is a critical piece of your role.  I often refer to these tasks as “time bombs”. Yes, you need to stay on top of your admin, however, doing so can suck your time away from your pipeline...that simply translates to “time is money”.  

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5 Sales Predictions and Trends for 2018

Posted on 22 December , 2017 by Jordi Capdevila

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5 Qualities that Make a True Sales Leader

Posted on 30 June , 2016 by Julien

5_Qualities_That_Make_a_True_Sales_Leader.jpgWhat’s the formula for success in a sales department? Are good leaders born or made? And what exactly characterizes a sales leader?

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5 Qualities Of A Good Sales Manager

Posted on 27 August , 2015 by Julien

sales manager qualities

Being a top sales rep does not automatically qualify you for a management position. You'll quickly learn that a sharp cracking of the whip won’t magically increase your sales figures, nor will it help earn you respect amongst your peers; what may have worked for you isn’t necessarily applicable to your whole team. However, that’s not to say you can’t find a way. Whether you have recently found yourself in a managerial position, or are simply looking to improve upon what you already know, here are a few qualities found in every (scratch that, most) good sales managers.

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30 Compelling Statistics on B2B Sales and Lead Nurturing

Posted on 04 February , 2015 by Pilar

sales statisticsWhile you’re sipping your first coffee of the day, here’s some reading that might well change the way you sell. These 30 facts and figures on sales will help you better plan cold call and email prospection campaigns, boost your presentations and improve a whole host of other sales-related tasks.

Do a quick test to see how you fare against the sales lessons below. If you’ve identified weak points in the way your sales team operates, now’s the time to start transforming them into strengths.

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3 Sales Metrics that Help Boost Conversion Rates

Posted on 04 February , 2015 by Oscar

sales metrics conversion ratesIt’s Monday morning. You call a meeting of your sales team to plan the week’s activities. On the agenda: a presentation at a major event in your sector, a meeting with product managers to find out the latest product improvements (and agree how to communicate them), a final meeting with an expert on consultative sales, a review of the newsletter and a look at which contacts to call… In other words, an extensive list of pretty important tasks.

 

But if you don’t start the meeting by looking at the current status of sales, you can forget the whole agenda. What fuels the sales department are concrete, valid facts about what’s happening in the sales funnel – facts that can be compared, contrasted and analysed.

 

If you want to grow your sales, you, the sales manager – and your team – need to know 3 key sales metrics:

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The Benefits of CRM & Marketing Automation Integration

Posted on 12 January , 2015 by Victor

CRM Marketing Automation Integration What makes a company excel at selling? An essential element is the value it places on CRM and marketing automation. And on knowing how to deploy them together.

 

By joining forces, the sales team and marketing department can use their respective marketing tools to provide an exemplary customer service – and increase profits.

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Why Should a Field Sales Team Invest in a Mobile CRM?

Posted on 22 October , 2014 by Oscar

Mobile CRMIt’s a fact. Mobile technology significantly improves the quality of field sales management. Tablets and smartphones are becoming essential tools for sales forces that want to excel by closing more deals - and increase profitability. Mobile-based technology, used effectively, helps you perfect conversations with your customers on a daily basis, and automate a large part of your sales activity.

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