According to SiriusDecisions, 79% of companies miss their forecast by 10% or more. Pipeline management is often mismanaged and sales forecasting often off-base.
Getting accurate and reliable information about the state of the deals in your pipeline is the key to a happy sales force.
Accurate pipeline information also is the foundation of predictable and reliable sales forecasts. Wouldn’t a sales forecast that’s right all of the time be a boon to your organization?
Download our new eBook “Pipeline Management and Forecasting are Key to Improving the Sales Experience” to find out how automated tools, AI, and clean data sets can help you as a sales manager to:
? Eliminate the mid-pipeline “black hole” and find out what’s really going on
? Use signals outside of your CRM to get scarily accurate deal opportunity scores and quarterly forecasts.
? Help align the customer journey with your sales process and get happy customers and happy sales reps
Erhalten Sie Informationen, die sonst gerne übersehen werden und Ihnen dabei helfen werden, erfolgreich in die Digitalisierung einzusteigen.
HR und Sales Manager stehen vor der Herausforderung, den Vergütungsprozess zu rationalisieren und gleichzeitig Spitzenkräfte zu gewinnen und diese auch zu halten sowie die Durchsetzung der Geschäftsstrategie und die Einhaltung gesetzlicher Vorschriften zu gewährleisten.
Füllen Sie das Formular aus, um sofort unseren kostenlosen eGuide herunterzuladen und zu erfahren, wie die erfolgreichsten digitalen Transformationen von Vergütungsprozessen funktionieren.
If you’ve tried managing your retail operation’s labor performance without reliable, real-time data, you know the costly shortcomings of this approach. Tap into clear, easy-to-access workforce data — a single view of all elements of your workforce that empowers you to make effective decisions and protect your bottom line.
Workforce Analytics for Retail transforms labor and sales data into meaningful business intelligence. Learn how managers can make data-driven decisions that optimize workforce utilization, control labor costs, and drive continuous improvement.
"Would you like to demonstrate how you can better leverage eSignatures within your company? Hear from real-world deployment experiences from our customers across HR, Legal, Procurement, Sales, IT and Facilities.
Transformation Manager Paul Smith will discuss how DocuSign fits into the five-year transformation plan at LV=. With eSignatures, the insurer processes claims 5x faster while realising annualised business benefits of £27.5k.
Read this whitepaper to learn how to:
- Build and execute a business plan – so you choose the use cases that are right for your business
- Identify your highest priority use cases – so you can quickly deliver the greatest ROI and align with your business goals
- Measure your results – so you can prove the value to your business"
Mobile devices are everywhere. 95% of UK millennials now use smartphones1; and it’s estimated that across the globe, nearly a billion more people now use mobile phones today than did five years ago.2 Mobile commerce will continue to grow as smartphones continue to be adopted. For example, forecasts for Europe’s EU 5 (France, Germany, Italy, Spain and the United Kingdom) show mCommerce will account for 43.8% of eCommerce sales by 2020, compared to 32.9% in 2016.3 As fraud teams determine which orders to accept or reject, fraud managers are key to providing a seamless mobile checkout experience. But they also need to protect their business from fraud – and from the damage it can cause to bottom line, customer experience and brand.
Published By: Optymyze
Published Date: Feb 05, 2018
The best sales teams have strong leaders who exercise control and use their experience to set a strategic direction, to inspire and coach sales reps individually. But keeping the team on track and focused on winning it’s not always easy.
Read this article and find out what are the 5 leadership mistakes that keep sales managers from achieving their goals and how you can fix them.
Published By: Optymyze
Published Date: Feb 05, 2018
Not too long ago, successful selling was all about power suits, firm handshakes, a persuasive attitude and gut instinct. Since then, the underlying map to sales success has changed dramatically. Today, the rock stars of any sales team are the reps who rely on data instead of intuition, and tools instead of tales.
Read this article to learn how data and analytics enable sales reps and managers to improve sales productivity and more:
• Gain a better understanding of your leads and prospects and personalize your approach.
• Maximize the performance of new members of the sales team.
• Increase compensation effectiveness.
• Optimize territories.
Published By: Brainshark
Published Date: Aug 02, 2017
As buyers have become increasingly more savvy and better-educated, B2B sales organizations have changed their strategies. But that can’t happen in a vacuum – sales training must change as well.
This brief provides specific ways to improve both the training content delivered to sales reps and the all-important methods for delivering that content. With this actionable information, managers and trainers can begin enacting real change that gets reps more conversation-ready than ever before.
Get your copy of this latest brief today. And ready your sales force for better opportunities and more wins.
Published By: Brainshark
Published Date: Aug 02, 2017
Coaching is a top priority for sales organizations – but most managers tasked with coaching admit they’re not sure how to develop or maintain an effective coaching program.
Whether you’re starting a coaching initiative or making modifications to one, you won’t get far without the right buy-in, processes and resources.
This exclusive eBook offers 11 must-haves for effective sales coaching. Inside you’ll find:
• How to develop a comprehensive coaching plan
• The difference between coaching and training (and why you need both)
• Tips to make your current coaching program more effective
Ready to see better coaching results? Download your free copy today. Download your free copy and start enabling your sales managers to reach their maximum coaching potential.
With smartphones and tablets now standard-issue office gear,workers fully expect to have mobile access to critical data and business applications wherever and whenever the need arises.And it’s not just the average field worker or sales rep who stands to benefit from remote access. An IDG survey found that 61% of the executive managers saw value in accessing critical business data while offline via their mobile devices. This IDG whitepaper proves that offline access is the key to unlocking mobility’s promise.
Are you a sales manager who’s new to inside sales? Or, are you already running an inside sales team but just want to polish up your knowledge? The Ultimate Guide to Inside Sales is the place to start. You’ll learn how to staff, train, organize and motivate your inside sales team for peak performance.
Welcome to the complete guide on inside sales. Everything you need to know to staff, train, organise, motivate and optimise your inside sales team for peak performance is in this guide. The guide has been specially crafted to walk you through building and growing a highly successful inside sales team and give you actionable insights and tips to start making improvements today.
In this guide you will learn:
• How to identify your key inside sales roles
• How to hire the best talent to accelerate your sales performance
• How to coach your inside sales teams
• How to craft your sales funnel for deeper insight into sales performance
• How to structure your team’s daily activity to improve ac
If you want to improve your sales team's results, you need to start by asking the right questions. Download this new best-practices eBook to learn about the 12 key questions for data-driven Sales Managers. This informative guide will help you:
- Determine Key Metrics For Sales Management
- Improve Sales Team Productivity
- Closed-Won More Deals
Download a free copy of "12 Must-Ask Questions for Data-Driven Sales Managers" today.
If you’re a sales manager, you’re probably feeling stuck in the middle. On one hand, you have a huge employee engagement movement going on with HR departments focusing on developing leaders and recognizing achievements with substantial budgets. On the other side, marketing departments are using technology and creativity (and also large budgets) to connect with and educate customers about their products, solutions and brands.
The trend is to challenge every dollar spent on sales compensation to maximize ROI. HR departments are treating salespeople like all other employees. And customers are going online to avoid anyone with sales in their title.
Based on our research and applications we see in our customers’ leading sales initiatives, if you’re a sales manager, you are trying to maximize results out of your sales team by increasing your teams engagement to meet company goals. Download this white paper to see which eight trends you should consider as you strategize for the year.
Batesville deployed Oracle Sales Cloud to replace an aging custom application that didn’t support managers’ need for greater visibility into the company’s evolving product mix. Nucleus found the deployment enabled Batesville to increase the productivity of sales people and managers and enable managers to have more visibility into the pipeline to increase coaching opportunities.
Today data sources are still not detailed enough to support competitive decision-making, and that’s what makes Drillinginfo (DI) so innovative: The DI platform offers the most inclusive, accurate, and fastest information available, allowing OFS companies to make informed decisions and drive the best leads — that can turn into opportunities.
With DI, OFS companies can now make rig data useful quickly and easily. Sales managers can work crucial data into an actionable format, provide and implement the right analytical tools, and supplement lead intelligence, so operators don’t get left in the dust.
From permitting and leasing information to rig locations and pricing trends, you’ll find innovative products and solutions from DI to help transform how your team qualifies leads and closes deals. See how Drillinginfo can drive your success by gathering the very latest rig intelligence from a comprehensive, easy-to-use SAS solution.
This white paper provides information on how the marriage of social collaboration, CRM, and performance management presents new opportunities for great sales managers to scale their skills more effectively.
Published By: Salesforce
Published Date: Nov 18, 2014
Find out which type of sales rep is mostly likely to succeed in the current economy. Corporate Executive Board asked over 450 front-line sales managers and their direct reports questions across 44 different attributes, covering areas such as attitudes, skills, behaviors, activities, and knowledge. Get the eBook to find out which sales profile wins the most deals and how all your sales reps can be more successful.
From social selling to personalized sales messages, the tips on the following pages will help your sales reps prioritize the automation features that they’ll find the most useful. Understand the benefits for the different types of sales team members, including Business Development Reps (or cold-callers), Account Executives, and Sales Managers — then get ready to put what you’ve learned into practice!
With today's financial advisors and wealth managers facing such tough competition, the ability to thrive comes through maximizing efficiency and finding innovative ways to maintain and grow business.
This white paper highlights how technology is a great partner for meeting this need:
• Create more relevant interactions with customers by tracking your business in the cloud
• Connect to your customer information from any mobile device
• Increase sales to your customers with a deeper understanding of their needs
Download this white paper to learn more!
Published By: SugarCRM
Published Date: Apr 08, 2014
CRM has long been seen as a must-have sales tool. However, much of the value of traditional CRM accrues to managers, not the reps that use them daily. Learn how CRM designed for the individual benefits the entire sales organization from increased data quality to more predictable revenue pipelines.
Watch Oracle’s Thomas Kurian and Doug Clemmans as they explain:
Why today’s sales processes have rendered many CRM systems obsolete
How Oracle Sales Cloud enables smarter selling, leveraging mobile, social, and big data
How smarter selling allows reps to sell more, managers to know more and companies to grow more.
You’ll also hear from customers and see a demonstration of Oracle Sales Cloud’s “zero training” user interface.
Register to watch now.
Credit Union Times is the nation's leading independent source for breaking news and analysis for credit union leaders. For more than 20 years, Credit Union Times has set the standard for editorial excellence and ethical, straight-forward reporting.