Here’s how content can help support sales during the seven stages of the sales cycle, including personalization and building last relationships. The sales process is often an uphill journey with lots of unexpected bumps along the way. Sales teams are all too familiar with these obstacles, but they don’t have to face these challenges alone.
Armed with high-quality, substantive content, sales teams can use inbound marketing to close deals and boost sales. Here’s the content they need to advance purchasing decisions. Aligning sales and marketing teams is not a new concept, but one that many companies don’t follow. Think about it: the ultimate goal in business is increased revenue from
When sales and marketing misalignment plagues your organization, it can have motivational and financial consequences. Imagine your business spending millions of dollars trying to fix one perceived problem — and it wasn’t even the problem, after all. Too often, B2B companies fall victim to the dangers of sales and marketing misalignment, often without even being
Marketing can help sales close deals by providing targeted content that demonstrates the business value of the product or solution. Sales and marketing often exist in separate corners. The marketing team works to create lead opportunities through content, and the sales team tags in to turn those leads into deals. But a new survey report
When you achieve sales and marketing alignment, your company will perform better. Here’s how to get there. The State of Inbound 2017 reports that only 22% of respondents say their sales and marketing relationship is tightly aligned. That’s a big problem. Sales and marketing teams that are tightly aligned perform better, and revenue increases as
A global marketing survey finds that many businesses are focusing on these initiatives and challenges. As more supply chain and logistics companies understand the benefits of content marketing, more are turning to this type of marketing strategy to build brand awareness and grow business. One of the functions of this blog is to update you
Editor’s note: Sarah Collins is a summer intern at Fronetics Strategic Advisors. She is a rising sophomore at James Madison University, College of Business studying Marketing. You can find her on LinkedIn. Aligning Sales and Marketing helps companies achieve 20% higher annual growth rates and improves deal closings by 67%. “What do you think you’ll