Sales and Marketing Alignment

Align Marketing and Sales to Streamline the Buying Experience: 4 Imperatives

In Deloitte: The Future of B2B Sales is “Experience Selling, Bob Thompson relates a discussion he had with Harry Datwani, a Principal at Deloitte Digital about his company’s research on the B2B buying experience. According to Datwani, the study was conducted because the B2B buying process is changing rapidly — driven by customers/buyers. The report notes […]

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Train Your Sales VP

How to Train Your Sales VP

A Survival Guide for Marketing Execs – Part 2 of 3 Many companies go through a growth phase when they become sales-driven, resulting in a very strong sales culture from the top down. If not carefully balanced, that culture can become so dominant that it hinders the development of other functions which are essential to […]

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Marketing and Sales Alignment

Marketing and Sales Alignment: Step 2 to Power Revenue Growth

Last month, guest expert Ron Friedman and I presented a webinar on the BrightTALK Sales Expert Channel, titled Assess, Align and Accelerate – 3 Steps to Power Revenue Growth. You can listen to the on-demand version here. In just 45 minutes, we covered a lot of ground regarding our experiences in helping B2B companies boost their revenue. […]

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Marketing and Sales Alignment

Overcoming Barriers to Marketing and Sales Alignment

I was delighted to spend about 30 minutes doing a video interview with John Golden from Sales POP! Online and Pipeliner CRM. We had a great conversation about marketing and sales alignment and some of the things I’ve learned about how to improve this for B2B companies. You can watch the interview here, or read […]

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