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Social Media Lead Generation

How to Use Social Media Lead Generation for Prospecting Success

In today’s digital world, it’s difficult to find someone who doesn’t engage on social media no matter what demographic they are in. Gone are the …

Hire sales reps

How to Find, Hire, and Retain All-Star Sales Reps

What does it take to close a sales deal? Better yet, what does it take to retain a customer for the long haul? It’s really …

Cold Calling Techniques

Cold Calling Techniques: Are you doing these 10 things to improve your calls?

What is cold calling Cold calling is a sales prospecting technique that involves calling people who haven’t interacted with your business on the phone and …

B2B Sales Experience

16 Steps to a More Successful B2B Sales Experience

Sometimes it takes a bit of time to really adjust to the constantly changing B2B prospects that are buying. People want to learn but they …

How to find prospects

How to Find a Prospect that Changed Jobs Using LinkedIn (Step by Step)

It’s inevitable. You send an email to a seeming prospect. Something like this: Hey Jane, Still considering changing platforms? We just came out with some …

social media selling

Smart Social Media Selling: Breaking Down Barriers to Implement Social Selling

Social media selling has emerged as an increasingly popular concept in the modern sales environment. Indeed, social selling can improve overall sales effectiveness. By affording salespeople …

Sales Discovery Call

How To Execute a Successful Sales Discovery Call

The point of a sales discovery call is exactly that: to discover. You are attempting to either discover a sales opportunity, or disqualify a prospect …

B2B Network

Have a B2B Network? Your Digital Marketing Agency is Doomed if Not

Who doesn’t want to ditch the 9-to-5 and work in their pajamas? After all, everything is digital, right? Hence the digital in digital marketing agency. …

long-form content

How to Create Long-Form Content with Less Time and Effort

After introducing its Panda algorithm update, Google encouraged webmasters to focus on the quality of content and its value from a user’s perspective. Thus, long-form …

peer to peer marketing

Peer to Peer Marketing: Tips and Tricks To Improve B2B Sales [Data Backed]

There are no lone wolves in sales. Not anymore, really. In a hyper-connected world, reps and managers have to do more and be in more …

copywriting examples

8 Proven Copywriting Examples to Increase Sales

Knowing how to write copy your own sales pitches isn’t as easy as it seems. Depending on the type of audience you are addressing and the …

how to write a cold email

How to Write a Cold Email For Sales Prospecting & Outreach

When I first started in 2008 with my agency, I didn’t do a single one of these things I’m going to outline below. I gradually …

IoT Revolution

The Internet of Sales: How the IoT Revolution Will Change the Way You Sell

We’re seeing a remarkable transformation in sales, not only as a forward leap into the modern age but also as a major shift in customer …

sales opportunities

Sales Opportunities: 3 Ways to Identify When Leads are Ready to Close

B2B and B2C companies alike are investing more and more into lead generation. All in order to increase the number of sales opportunities. Previously, lead …

influencer marketing examples

The Best Influencer Marketing Examples with Micro-Influencers

Influencer marketing is a trending topic in content marketing. In fact, B2B Content Marketing Report claims that 93 percent of marketers use content marketing to …

cold email template

Cold Email Template Issues: Are You Still Using These Stale Tactics?

Using a cold email template that’s outdated and overused won’t help you. Predictable Revenue was a book written 6 years ago, about stuff they were …

saas lead generation

What We’ve Learned from Our SaaS Lead Generation Experiments

[Editor’s note] Today, we get to see first hand how Chanty handles SaaS lead generation. Enjoy. When we started Chanty, we set an ambitious goal …

sales velocity

Sales Velocity: A Process for Accelerating Your Pipeline

Measuring sales velocity is a fundamental aspect of business planning. Sales velocity helps us forecast, work backwards from our goals, and troubleshoot our process. What is …

sales proposal

Write a Sales Proposal that Actually Closes the Deal [Checklist]

Love it or hate it, a sales proposal is a critical part of every successful deal. Although some salespeople consider it a waste of time, …

sales hiring

Sales Hiring Process: 7 Steps to Follow When Hiring Sales Development Reps

Without an effective sales hiring process, you’re going to churn through rep after rep. The actual hiring of your reps should fit into your entire …

Email Response

How to Handle an Email Response (hint: Don’t Panic)

We always talk about needing to send follow-ups in your cold outreach. Sending 4-6 messages in a sequence maximizes your email response. We spend a …

bad sales calls

No More Bad Sales Calls [7 Crucial Mistakes to Avoid]

The toughest part of sales is getting on the phone with a prospect for the first time. Even worse — having bad sales calls. Whether …

prospect vs lead

Prospect vs Lead vs Opportunity – What’s the Difference?

These sales terms get thrown around all the time. But what really is the difference between a Prospect vs Lead vs Opportunity? I hear from …

sales closing techniques

Sales Closing Techniques: 4 Strategies to Help You Close More Deals

If the marketing automation (inbound and outbound) you have in place is successfully reeling in a constant flow of qualified leads, then good job! It …

email open rates

Email Open Rates and Responses Bad? Build a Relationship With Your List

How many times have you received an email from a company and completely ignored it? If you’re not actively working to keep subscriber attention, email …

social media policy

Social Media Policy for Sales Teams [7 Examples and 1 Template]

Social selling for B2Bs has been around since LinkedIn has been popular. And Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram have all become beneficial for reps in various …

sales quota definition

Sales Quota Definition: What It Is (and 3 Resources to Help Hit Yours)

Here’s a great resource for new sales reps including a sales quota definition and detailed explanations about all things related to sales targets. LeadFuze has …

linkedin profile makeover

5 LinkedIn Profile Makeover Tips [Why It’s Crucial to Outreach Success]

LinkedIn is a popular and widely used social media platform. Registered LinkedIn accounts have reached around 467 million, and it’s showing no signs of slowing down …

follow up email subject line

Follow Up Email Subject Line – The Complete Guide [Examples Included]

An effective follow up email subject line can get you more opens and positive responses than your initial outreach email. Writing a follow-up email is …

sales email template

7 Copywriting Principles to Test in Campaigns (+ Sales Email Template)

Here are 7 copywriting principles and a sales email template for each. Use these to test and improve your outreach. The typical business professional receives …