6 Outdated Sales Techniques That Hurt Your Productivity

outdated sales techniquesHave you ever felt your productivity slipping, despite the fact that you’re putting in the same amount of effort you always have?  Have you ever wondered, “If I’m working as hard as before, why I am accomplishing less?”

If you answered yes to the questions above, your sales process may be out of date. Strategies that worked five years ago just aren’t as effective now—and if you don’t abandon your bad habits, your sales productivity will suffer.

Keep reading for our top six outdated sales techniques, and learn how to remove them from your workflow and boost your day-to-day productivity. Continue reading “6 Outdated Sales Techniques That Hurt Your Productivity”

Top Lead Generation Statistics for 2018

b2b lead generation statistics
Millions of companies crowd the B2B universe, vying for the same share of business.  As new companies join the space, existing companies will find it increasingly difficult to generate new leads. As bleak as this sounds for marketers, we remain hopeful.

We’ll go out on a limb and say that, as a marketing practice, lead generation will never go extinct. There will always be prospects who need B2B products or services. That won’t change. What will change, however, is this: Marketers who fail to adapt to the changing B2B landscape will fall behind. Continue reading “Top Lead Generation Statistics for 2018”

Content Marketing and Sales

content marketing and sales3 Ways to Drive Sales with Content Marketing

Content marketing is no longer just a strategy, it’s a necessity. In fact, the vast majority of B2B marketers—93% to be specific—have welcomed content marketing over traditional advertising in recent years (source).

The reason for this rise in popularity is clear: with access to product reviews, tutorials, and industry research, today’s buyers can educate themselves throughout the buying process. Continue reading “Content Marketing and Sales”