The tactics required for successful sales and marketing is transforming at an unprecedented rate. This change is being driven the B2B Buyer’s desire for a Digital First sales process. This shift in B2B Buyer’s desires has caused businesses of all shapes and sizes to rethink how to sell more effectively. This article will discuss the seven things every business owner should know to help their sales team thrive.
Watch Time – 15:00 Minutes
In this final webcast of the Digital First Transformation series we explain the differences between lead generation vs. demand generation and lead nurturing. We detail the impact of each on your sales funnel and what types of businesses/sales processes need demand generation. We wrap up with concrete sales projections a typical customer realizes lead nurturing and demand generation.
A well-established and successful company servicing over 200 clients struggled with flat year over year sales growth. Their existing Sales Development Rep and Marketing Director had built a database of their 6000 ideal targets but were struggling to generate real sales opportunities.
A privately help Mobile App Company wanted to maintain a first mover advantage and continue to grow sales without taking outside investment. Company implemented Digital Demand Center to systematically target 6,000 companies and 18,000 decision makers to develop a late stage qualified sales funnel to support two senior closers.
The goal of effective lead nurturing is to use digital content to make it easy for the buyer to buy. The goal of predictive leading scoring is to make it easy for marketing operations to alert sales when a buyer looks like they are “Sales Ready” and ready to buy. In this article we explain how to optimize the lead nurturing & lead scoring process and share a sample of 7 different types of videos that predict when a buyer is ready to buy.
Watch Time – 4:00
The purpose of this video is to help businesses and sales and marketing teams decide if and when a demand generation and lead nurturing engine makes sense for their business. We explain what type of sales processes can simply run lead gen campaigns and when you need to extend to lead nurturing.
Can the right videos really fill my sales funnel with well educated buyers? Historically building trust with early stage pre-sales education was accomplished by Sales Development Reps (SDRs). But exiting the pandemic, video became the breakout star to educate buyers and nurture leads. There are now six types of B2B videos that any company can use to increase production of sales and marketing.
Watch Time – 4:00
In this short video we discuss the difference between lead generation campaigns versus a lead nurturing and demand generation process. We then compare and contrast the impact each of process on specific stages of your sales funnel. The video concludes with a summary of the increased sales production…
Watch Time – 3:00
In this video we explain how Digital Demand Center nurtures leads with content marketing deep into the sales funnel to automate pre-sales education. We share how lead scoring works in a live environment and how to prioritize sales ready leads in your CRM.
Company needed to grow its corporate customer account base by 25% and simultaneously reduce the cost of developing opportunities and closing business. A team of eight Sales Development Reps were no longer producing enough real sales opportunities to support growth.
The expanded use of video to help both buyers buy and sellers sell more effectively is already common knowledge. It is also common knowledge that exiting the pandemic, video was one of the breakout stars. But what are the latest trends you need to be aware of right now? What are the video tactics sales and marketing ops need to be aware of and use to drive more deals.
An Industry Leading Manufacturer needed to stay top of mind with new and existing buyers. They needed a stand-alone solution to make it easier for buyers to decide what product best met their needs to support their external sales channels and internal sales teams to support multiple products and solutions.
Watch TIme – 19:00
In Part 3 of the Digital First Transformation series video we discuss the budget required to launch your engine and then detail the monthly budget to execute awareness, lead nurturing and sales automation campaigns. The webcast then shares the ROI you can expect in multiple areas when compared to Sales Development Reps including cost of sales and sales production.
Watch Time – 4:00
In this video we explain how long it takes to launch a demand generation, lead nurturing engine and sales automation engine. Then we benchmark the sales funnel results you should expect running a campaign to both 5,000 and 10,000 well targeted buyers.
Over 74% of buyers conduct more than half of their research and education online before engaging with a sales rep. As a result, successful sales and marketing now requires sellers = to educate buyers using digital content to replace many of the historical pre-sales education task of the inside sales rep. This also means that effective lead scoring that predicts when “a buyer is ready to buy” is now critical to build a full sales funnel.