October 06, 2014 10:36 AM
Presentations are an inevitable and critical part of B2B sales.
While even a great sales presentation won’t always lead to a closed deal, a poor one will stop your sale dead nearly every time. In other words – you can’t mess this up!
Our exclusive eBook, 51 Tips for Delivering a Better Sales Presentation, draws on ideas and suggestions from real sales reps and experts who understand the importance of a polished, engaging, effective presentation. It not only offers pract...
September 22, 2014 09:32 AM
While PowerPoint is still an invaluable tool for most sales presenters, many reps these days also mix in the right technology to take their slide presentations to the next level. With that in mind, here are just a few simple ways to make technology work for you, taken from our exclusive eBook, 51 Tips for Delivering Better Sales Presentations.
#1. Go mobile and leave your laptop at home
Laptops are so 2008. These days you can step up your presentation game (and impress your audience) by p...
August 27, 2014 09:26 AM
Accenture recently collaborated with CSO Insights, a leading research and benchmarking resource for chief sales officers (CSOs), to complete an annual study on sales performance optimization. Surveying over 1,200 companies worldwide to assess current sales performance, challenges, and proposed solutions, they synthesized their results into five areas where sales effectiveness can be improved.
Four of the five sales effectiveness pain points identified in the report focus on the processes an...
August 11, 2014 10:58 AM
As the popularity of video marketing continues to rise, its fire is only fueled by the simultaneously booming mobile and social media marketing spaces. Collectively, they have transformed the way customers receive information and, as a result, have challenged businesses to adapt in order to effectively reach and engage their target audiences.
Consider these stats:
91% of U.S. brand and agency marketers view social media as the most effective way to distribute and share videos, articles,...
August 07, 2014 09:25 AM
Video killed the radio star. And ever since, it has been killing static content. Especially as online video content has become easily accessible virtually anywhere there is an internet-connected device, it’s now one of the one of the most preferred (and even expected) channels for receiving information.
Why read an ad when you can be sucked into the brand experience through an action-packed 30-second clip?
Why read an article on a rising trend when you can watch an animated parody or...