5 Actionable Steps to Help You Hit Your SMART 2019 Sales Goals

The year is new, the books are fresh, and the revenue is yours for the taking! All that’s left to do is set your business’ sights on success. And no matter your industry now is the perfect time to get yourself on track with SMART sales goals. Although enthusiasm for intelligent sales goals is… Read More

Channel Sales: What It Is and the Best Channel Sales Strategies

TECHmarc Labs While growth is the hallmark of a healthy business, it can come with its own set of challenges. Many companies want to find a scalable model of sales that will grow with them. Channel sales could be just the answer when you need a low-risk and efficient sales model that can be adjusted… Read More

Unlocking Your Inner Sales Beast: How To Use Sales Psychology To Close More Deals

There is a lot of information out there across google searches and e-books about using very effective psychological tactics to increase your sales numbers. Things like Loss Aversion and a “Decoy”. These strategies look at using buyer psychology to create a need and desire for your product that can’t be resisted. But what about… Read More

What Opportunity Visualization Is and How You Can Leverage It

The age of technology and information has created a unique problem for many sales managers: their sales teams are bogged down with too much information. Many salespeople find themselves slowed down trying to process all the information and find opportunity areas while sales territory mapping. Enter opportunity visualization. While graphical data visuals have been around… Read More

Sales KPIs: The Most Important Metrics and How to Measure Them

You can’t improve what you can’t measure. When you’re looking to maximize sales in any business, certain KPI (Key Performance Indicators) will be your guiding light. We have compiled the most essential and insightful metrics to help you fully understand exactly what is happening in your business so you can close more… Read More

11 Tips To Make Your Sales Pipeline More Efficient, Productive, and Delightful

Whether you think of it as a funnel, a pipeline, or another magical pathway shape, mapping where your sales prospects are in the process of becoming a happy (and loyal) customer is obviously crucial for success. But just like any process, they can get stale. Perhaps you’re not getting the results you used to… Read More

Digital Disruption: New Technology In This Buyer’s Market

We are in one of the biggest growth spurts of digital technology ever. Each day, more and more tools, apps, artificial intelligence, and electronics are introduced to automate daily life and make our routines easier. As technology increases, so does the sophistication and knowledge of consumers. This has quickly turned the sales environment into a… Read More

The Top Outside Sales Challenges Today (and How To Overcome Them)

It’s a new era, and outside sales teams face a wide array of challenges ranging from the prospecting stage to closing. Even after outside sales challenges like working on a team, maintaining productivity, or finding the right clients, sales teams must to be able to effectively negotiate for business. They also must understand the… Read More

4 Ways Data Analytics Can Help You Upsell in Manufacturing

With margins in manufacturing sitting at just 4-8%, it is more essential than ever to maximize customer lifetime value (CLV). And, according to Marketo, B2B businesses obtain 90% of CLV after the initial sale. So, what’s the best way to boost CLV? Data-driven upselling. It may not sound as sexy as converting new customers.… Read More

The Importance of Upselling and Cross-Selling in Sales

Do not ignore your most valuable potential market when expanding your business: your current customers. Upselling and cross-selling is an incredible opportunity for outside sales teams, and neglecting them can be detrimental. Competition is as intense as ever in the bid for client trust in sales. Upselling and cross-selling is a way to get ahead… Read More