Shark week is week dedicated to tune TV programs to a contemplating and mysterious creatures in the deep blue –yes, you have guessed it, it is all about shark. Sharks are known for their big appetite in feeding small creatures under the sea and there are actually two different kinds of shark. One that grabs a targeted bite like Bull Shark or Great White Shark and the other hand is the Whale Shark that open their mouths and take in all small creatures like plankton. Same with sales and marketing, targeting specific prey or just simply gobbles in any prospect that may pass their mouth.
Flashy new marketing campaigns and pushy sales techniques are inconsistent with the image of a firm like yours. And cold calling is just out of the question. It is time consuming, unproductive and frustrating – and it can make you look desperate. So what do you do? What are your options?
Tactics in growing email lists. It cannot be denied that Email Marketing has its great challenge for B2B marketing research. In this post, we will be citing some evidence presented in the research of E. Fariborzi and M. Zahedifard from the International Journal of e-Education, e-Business, e-Management and e-Learning, Vol. 2, No. 3, June 2012 in some the tactics in growing email lists of any B2B marketers should implement.
Telemarketing surveys in some B2B marketing cases, looking to undertaking customer satisfaction surveys it is important to select the right approach in line with your products and services and most importantly your clients. It is also important to identify your customer markets – e.g. ongoing existing customers who work with you on a regular basis and/or transactional customers who have used you for a specific purchase (product or service) and to ensure that the best approach is taken to evaluate these groups. Continue reading
LinkedIn is often billed as the largest network of business professionals to manage prospecting in LinkedIn. It certainly has a much more focused business participation than many social networks and is a great place to network and do research on specific organizations and opportunities. Continue reading
Selling Software In Financial Services. Today there is now more competition in the financial technology space and more and more end-users are giving technology an increased priority in their strategy and road-map. That means that providing a competitive, targeted and well sold solution is essential to continued vendor success. There are factors contributing to a successful system that covers in the ‘Buy and Sell Side Trading Systems’ part of our insight – is to help you sell your product and to stand out in the sales process in the face of increasing competition.
If a qualified lead generation in a B2B marketing-for-leads program is to succeed, marketing, sales and corporate management need to part an incorporated definition of qualified sales leads. If all of them agree from the start on what a qualified sales lead is, the marketing team have a better chance of generating leads that will be valuable to the salespeople. Continue reading
Cold calling. If you are a cold caller, you might be shocked at this: the people behind the phone you are calling don’t care about you at all. They will never give any commotion as to what you want to do. Your quota is none of their concern. You think you have a great product or service? Never had it in their radar. What? You’re concern about getting ten new prospects every week? Well, no one care except you.
The Benefits and Perks of Financial Software Leads. Getting advice may be worth it if you’re not comfortable putting together an investment plan or choosing investments on your own. For example, you may not have the time, interest or knowledge to build a portfolio that fits your investment goals and comfort level with risk. Continue reading
This is my favorite time of year to take in more software leads and propagate the marketing umbrella. This is the season of the customer and by that it means we have to be aggressive when it comes to our marketing efforts. The process of preparing the community for Oracle leads Retail Industry Connect, an exclusive retail executive event that will be hosted on April 11-13, 2016 in Orlando, Florida is nearly an exclusive target by B2B marketers. The privilege of talking to customers nearly every day about their experience with Oracle leads Retail and I learn something new about that. The people I work with are the reason I love my job in Oracle Leads.