What is your sales organization’s level of confidence in your CRM data? Less than one-quarter (24%) of all respondents in our 2019 World-Class Sales Practices Study indicated that their sales organization is “highly confident” in their CRM data. (Click to tweet) This has not changed...

With an ever-growing sales technology landscape, making sense of available sales data can be challenging for sales organizations without a well-thought-out data strategy for sales. As highlighted in our 2018 Sales Operations Optimization Study, on average, organizations use 10 different sales technologies, with four more...

According to our 2018-2019 Sales Performance Study, lead generation is both a top sales objective and a top sales challenge. Sales and marketing likely each have their own perspective on why it’s a challenge and how to go about addressing it, but here’s where sales...

As investment in sales technology continues to rise, organizations still struggle with adoption. In last week’s blog, we discussed how organizations can get the most out of their sales tech tools. Today we continue the focus on sales technology and look at how sales leaders...

Most organizations measure sales activity, but how many check the quality of that activity? Sales activity is a key input for leading indicators such as funnel velocity, call volume and conversion rates. Measuring activity along the selling process is one way to look for early...