Cold emailing is an extremely tricky process. Without any true relationship with your audience, it’s difficult to get their attention in the first place. Therefore, you won’t be able to gather any meaningful feedback, and will be unable to react in time to save the sale.Continue reading
It’s 2019. We know that Sales Managers, and by extension their salespeople, need the right technology at their fingertips in order to do their job efficiently. The trick, however, is understanding exactly what those tools are. Simply search the Internet for five minutes and you’ll be able to find thousands of tools, all of which promise to improve revenue and provide a positive return on investment.Continue reading
The concept of multi-touch sales development has been around for a long time. It primarily refers to the idea that multiple “touches” (contacts via email, phone, the internet and other means) will ultimately result in more sales opportunities.
“Cadence” refers to the number, sequence and timing of various touches. Maintaining this cadence manually is virtually impossible and would require far too much of a sales person’s time.
As soon as I submitted my last blog on Sales Productivity, CSO Insights published an update to their quota attainment research. The good news is global sales rep quota attainment rose from 53.0% to 54.3%. The bad news is that it falls within the range of error, so we probably won’t know if sales productivity is truly improving for another year. Even at 54.3%, sales reps remain well below the 63.0% quota attainment level of 2012. When CSO Insights Research Fellow Jim Dickie looked at the underlying metrics, 22 of the 23 operational metrics declined over the past five years.Continue reading
Email marketing automation is an extremely powerful tool for connecting with and converting your sales prospects. The right campaigns give them the information they need to take the next step in their relationship with you, whether it’s making a purchase, signing up for a demo, or joining another email list.
Acquiring great leads is an important first step in your marketing funnel. Once you have your list of prospects ready and raring to go, two big questions come to mind. How do you reach out to them? How often? We know that the average prospect needs between six and eight touches before they’re ready to convert.Continue reading
Businesses are investing serious time and money in the implementation and tracking of sales engagement platforms. These SEPs allow companies to communicate with their audiences more effectively and ultimately drive more sales. Technology, of course, is at the heart of this revolution.Continue reading
An outbound sales cadence is a must-have for your sales process, but not every cadence is identical. Your outbound sales cadence will vary based on your industry, audience and corporate culture. That means each organization needs to create a totally unique cadence, as there is no one-size-fits-all template.
To launch a sales cadence that works for you, follow these steps:
Your company invests a lot in securing leads and developing salespeople. Why not maximize productivity and sales conversions with the best sales cadence software solution? Unlike any of its competitors, TruCadence will ensure systematic lead contact across multiple channels, including phone, email, and social sites. Your sales team can also enjoy a competitive advantage by using TruCadence to improve personalization and productivity, no matter how rapidly you scale. Take a moment to learn the benefits that you will enjoy with this sales cadence software and why no competitor can match the benefits.Continue reading
If you manage a sales team, you are engaged in some sort of sales outreach. But what exactly is sales outreach? It’s more than just picking up a phone and dialing a number. Sales outreach means engaging with prospects or past customers who have gone cold but may have the potential to become active. This engagement can be done over the phone; via email; personalized, embedded video in email; text messaging; or social media.Continue reading