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Never Get Ahead of the Buyer

Software Sales Guru

Never Get Ahead of the Buyer After reviewing an MRI, I had a doctor tell me, “This surgery is inevitable. You are going to want to do this.” His knowledge convinced him of the need, but he was ahead of me emotionally. He was convinced before I was convinced.

The Simple Truth About Recruitment And Selection That Will Help You Start With Talent And End With Performance

The Center for Sales Strategy

The best time to plant a tree was 20 years ago. The second best time is now. You’ve probably heard that wise Chinese proverb before. In the business world, the best time to start recruiting was before you had a job opening, but the second-best time is now.


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Why Too Many Organizations Do Not Take Customer Complaints Seriously

Customer Think

As you might know, my podcast does an “I’m in a Pickle” feature where business people send in their business problems with customer strategy for our consult. I wanted to share this one with all of you because I realize many of you might have the sam.

How DuPont engages C-suite buyers with custom content hubs | Maestros of Modern Selling Blog Series


“Event-based marketing used to be huge. Nowadays, people want to find that information themselves.”. That’s Connor Fassnacht , Digital Marketing Lead for the Americas at Corian® Design , a DuPont Company. He’s talking about the shift in buyer behavior we’ve seen over the past decade. .

The Essential Guide to the Buying Experience of the Future

The ultimate value proposition is an impactful buying experience that guides people to the best possible decision. But how do you prepare your sales teams to do that? Read "The Essential Guide to the Buying Experience of the Future" to find out how to empower your customer-facing teams and thrive in modern selling environments.

How to scale your eCommerce business with 8 simple tactics

Customer Think

The eCommerce industry has been booming over the past few years. In 2021, retail eCommerce sales amounted to over $4.9 trillion globally. This number is expected to grow by another $2 trillion by 2025.

Surviving Recession – The Moment of Truth for Commercial Excellence


BY ULRIK MONBERG. Surviving Recession – The Moment of Truth for Commercial Excellence. ? Back to blog. We can’t turn a blind eye on what’s lurking ahead. Another recession is coming – it’s least if you believe what you read in the papers.

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Time-Saving Tips for Sales Teams

Sales Outcomes

Finding enough time in the day to do all the essential things for a sales professional can be challenging. Between meetings, reviewing leads, coaching, travel, and supporting sales pursuits, it sometimes seems like there aren’t enough hours in the day.

A Guide to Video ad vs. Image ad: What’s The Better Choice?

Customer Think

The numbers speak clearly: in recent years, video marketing has gained unprecedented traction. So, what does this mean for static image-based advertising? Is it going to be completely replaced by its in-motion counterpart? Of course, not – the reality is more complex and multi-faceted.

What is project management and why is it important?


Accepting projects and completing them within the specified time and budget are the most important factors that determine the success of an organization.

Coaching Confusion

Customer Think

This is a good news/bad news post. For years, there has been little attention paid to the topic of coaching. Sure, there was lip service, but when one looked deeply into organizations, either coaching wasn’t done, or the coaching that was done was horrible.

5 Essential Virtual Selling Practices Every Company Must Have by 2023

Speaker: Erika Bzdel - Vice President of Sales and Craig Simons - Director of Marketing

Join us on Sept. 13 at 9:30 am PT as Erika Bzdel, VP of Sales, and Craig Simons, Director of Marketing, discuss the virtual selling practices that every company should adopt, and how to succeed at selling in a hybrid world.

Customer Satisfaction Score: An Introduction




9 best CRM practices for your business

Customer Think

As your business grows, so does the need to better manage your customer relationships. That’s where a CRM system comes in.

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The Importance of Post-Demo Surveys: A Guide for SaaS Sales Demo Teams


Demos play a significant role in attracting customers when it comes to SaaS businesses. Demos provide the first chance for SaaS business owners to show their ‘best face’ and attract customers. But is it enough to provide a demo to customers? Most probably no!

Introducing B2B SaaS: The Complete Guide for Beginners

Customer Think

Succeeding in business is especially tough when you’re a beginner. It’s even tougher when there are terms flying around that you’re not particularly sure of. Even worse if they’re initialisms, acronyms, or abbreviations. Nobody likes acronyms.

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New Ways to Reach, Influence, and Close More Deals with Intent Data

Speaker: Ardath Albee, B2B Marketing Strategist and CEO of Marketing Interactions

Acting on intent data when applied to buyer context can be a game-changer for gaining attention by increasing relevance, which drives purposeful engagement toward purchase. But all intent data is not the same. In this webinar, learn the difference between interest and intent, and the best ways to use the right data.

Jun 20 – Customer Success Jobs


Role: Associate Director, Customer Success Location: Austin, Texas Metropolitan Area, US (Hybrid) Organization: Mesh Payments As an Associate Director of Customer Success, you will manage a team of Customer Success Managers while helping expand the department.

Implementing a customer-driven change strategy in three phases

Customer Think

In a recent post we discussed the four pillars of successful CX transformation. We explored the reasons why programmes will most likely fail if a business misfires on any one of these pillars: leadership, organisation-wide alignment, capability develop.

10 Must-Have Salesforce Dashboards You Should Consider Implementing

Customer Think

Data analysis is at the heart of a productive team. Using the best salesforce apps allows your team to ensure the continuous growth and sustainability of your enterprise. You want inaccurate sales data to become a thing of the past.

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7 Best Practices for Using Label Design Software in E-Commerce

Customer Think

Don’t have the budget to hire a designer because you have a small web-to-print online business? Worry not. Now you can design and print your own labels with the help of label design software. The product label design acts as a book cover for customers.

Roadblocks to Delivering a Competitive Buying Experience

Why are buyer-facing teams struggling and what can be done about it? Bigtincan teamed up with Heinz Marketing in a recent research study to discover the roadblocks revenue-generating teams encounter in preparing buyer-facing teams for today’s market. Click here to learn what you can do today to prepare!

Is it an Agile thing?

Customer Think

I woke up the other day to find that my computer had restarted itself overnight. I knew it was coming, and frankly, it was my own fault; the desktop warning and request that I either pick a time or it’ll happen of its own accord “outside of activ.

Amazon Connect adds new capabilities to improve contact center productivity and customer satisfaction

Customer Think

Amazon Connect Cases Now in Preview, Amazon Connect outbound campaigns & Amazon Lex Automated Chatbot Designer in General Availability.