Big Brothers Big Sisters of Massachusetts Bay and InsightSquared: Paving the Way for Data-Driven Social Service


Over here at InsightSquared , we love data. Since InsightSquared also prioritizes giving back and pledges 1% of our time to help improve the Boston community our CEO, Fred, was stoked to find out BBBSMB was swimming in unactionable Salesforce data.

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Using Data to Run Your Sales Development Team


Last week, I talked about how to use data to run your sales development team and drive results during a live webinar. For example, the data may show that we need to do any combination of the following: Front load activities to get ahead of our plan to meet goals.

The Best Customer-Centric Uses of Data


Becoming customer-centric —putting the customer’s needs and interests at the center of your goals and processes—is impossible without customer data. You need customer data to track progress toward goals, deliver on promises, and continually upgrade your product.

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The Customer Data Platform Benefits You Should Know


Hidden inside customer data, there are many opportunities to grow and improve your brand, but what if you don’t know what to look for? Customer data must be actionable or else it is just a heavy collection of wasted opportunities. What is a Customer Data Platform?

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Embedded BI and Analytics: Best Practices to Monetize Your Data

Speaker: Azmat Tanauli, Senior Director of Product Strategy at Birst

6 Things to Consider When Choosing a Data Provider


Data may be the lifeblood of organizations, but it seems like there’s never enough good data to go around. At Evergage, we recently undertook an extensive evaluation of our data needs, sources, functional usage, and costs across the organization. Data Needs.

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The Empty Promise of Data Moats

Andreessen Horowitz

Data has long been lauded as a competitive moat for companies, and that narrative’s been further hyped with the recent wave of AI startups. So of … AI, machine & deep learning networking AI in practice all about network effects data network effects

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How to Use Customer Data: A Guide for Customer Success Teams


As customers use your product, they generate data just by going about their daily workflow. And you would be missing out on a huge opportunity if you didn’t capture that data, analyze it, and organize it. Here’s how to use customer data to deliver a better customer experience.

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What to Do If You Have a Data Breach

Rebilly | Insights Into Subscription Billing

You see it all the time—news stories about huge brands that are targeted in a data breach. Small businesses are the victims of around 43% of data breaches. The post What to Do If You Have a Data Breach appeared first on Rebilly.

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5 Ways to Improve CRM Adoption


If you want insights from the system, the data needs to be in there first. I can already hear the complaints… Salesperson: “I’d have more time to focus on selling if I didn’t have to enter all this data into Salesforce.”. Data Quality Matters. Clean up your data!

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Eliminate data entry by your sales team


Here are some tips for satisfying your data needs without burdening your sales team. If data isn’t mandatory, it won’t be entered consistently, resulting in a useless dataset. Pros: Allows custom logic to build requirements depending on contextual data, like other fields or user profile. Although sales reps have valuable prospect data at their fingertips, remember that time spent on market research is time away from selling.

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Nine Companies Share 30+ Best Practices for Creating Embedded Analytics Products

Data: Lost in Translation


Whether you are setting up an ongoing integration or preparing for a one-time migration, there will be situations where a 'single-select' or a similar field type's data in one system is not what the other system accepts. Data Migration Data Cleanup CRM Integration Middleware

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How to Leverage Customer Data and Provide Better Service

Rebilly | Insights Into Subscription Billing

Running a business online means that you have access to unprecedented amounts of customer data. This, in turn, can make it harder to actually use that data (and teach your team how to, as well). The key to adopting a data-driven mindset is […].

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Why You Should Send Your CRM Your Product’s Usage Data


But what about the data specifically related to the usage of your product itself? Thankfully though it’s far from impossible to send that data to your CRM and the value is immense. Product-level data can also power lead scoring, and it can provide invaluable context for your reps.

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Introducing the Free Google Analytics Powered Heatmap: A Crazy Egg Experiment in Data Visualization

The Daily Egg

The post Introducing the Free Google Analytics Powered Heatmap: A Crazy Egg Experiment in Data Visualization appeared first on The Daily Egg. Note: We have spent the past 15 years building robust visual reporting tools for millions of websites.

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A Peek Into Demandbase’s Data-Driven Field Marketing Approach


As a Field Marketer supporting the sales organization, it is critical to know the state of the business, the pipeline in each of our field territories and even drill down to an individual rep’s metrics to know how this data can drive our decision making and planning.

The Magic of Intent: Start Knowing The Goals of Your Users

Speaker: Terhi Hanninen, Senior Product Manager, Zalando, and Dr. Franziska Roth, Senior User Researcher, Zalando

Crossing 100 Employees While Keeping Your Culture Intact with Liveramp and Periscope Data (Video + Transcript)


Melanie Tantingco | VP of People Operations @ Periscope Data. Please welcome Anneka Gupta, LiveRamp President, Melanie Tantingco, Periscope Data Vice President, People Operations, and Caitlin Bartley, Cred CEO.

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SaaS Metrics Refresher #8: Data Literacy

Chart Mogul

It's more important than ever to ensure that your whole team is well equipped to work with metrics and data. Reading and writing skill levels are often defined by what people can or can’t accomplish in their everyday life—we must do the same for data literacy. Key data literacy terms.

Winning with Data

Tom Tunguz

There’s a new class of company that wield data to create long-term competitive advantage. TheRealReal uses this morning’s sales data to inform this afternoon’s marketing campaigns. I first saw the impact of this type of data informed decision-making at Google.

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Self Service Data

Tom Tunguz

During every person’s working life, there comes a time when you have a question that could be answered by having access to the right data. Unfortunately, the time and effort required to find that data, package it the right way, and send it to an analytics or business intelligence tool present a formidable obstacle to answering the question. Interviewing data analysts as part of a year long research project, we kept hearing the same three problems things.

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Driving Discovery and Experimentation in your Organization

Speaker: Teresa Torres, Product Discovery Coach, Product Talk, David Bland, Founder and CEO, Precoil, and Hope Gurion, Product Coach and Advisor, Fearless Product LLC

Annual Plans Reduce Churn Dramatically, Data Finds


To answer Brendan's question, we gathered data from just over two and a half thousand subscription companies. That being said, this is descriptive in nature, so what’s the data say around what works and what doesn’t?

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Reducing customer churn with data-driven messaging


Reducing short-term customer churn with data-driven messaging. Reducing long-term customer churn with data-driven messaging. Reducing short-term customer churn with data-driven messaging. Collecting customer information and tracking event data will enable you to segment your customers and ensure you only send product update emails to those for whom it is relevant. Data-driven personalized insight emails.

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Salesforce Field History Retention Policy: What It Means and Why You Should Care


At InsightSquared, we talk a lot about using your historical Salesforce data to expose and identify patterns from years past to dramatically improve accuracy in the present and future. So, what data is being impacted by the policy?

Three Keys to Success in Sales: A BDR Perspective


Articles BDR business development rep CRM crm data insightsquared sales sales analytics sales career sales development rep sales success salesforce Salesforce data sdr sfdc women in sales

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Build Delightful Products with Customer Validation

Speaker: John Little, Head of Product Marketing, Centercode

Does Swag Work as a Sales Tool? (Here’s What the Data Says)

Sales Hacker

Let’s dive into the psychology of swag, what the data says, and when you can expect it to work for sales. We’re about to get to the data, trust me, but some context is helpful when considering the role of swag in the sales world. . What the Data Says About Swag.

Taking a data driven approach to go-to-market planning with SalesSource co-founder Karan Singh

Predictable Revenue

The post Taking a data driven approach to go-to-market planning with SalesSource co-founder Karan Singh appeared first on Predictable Revenue. On this edition of The Predictable Revenue Podcast, co-host Collin Stewart welcomes the pod’s first online singing sensation: Kate Turchin, the “Cloud Security Singer.”.

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Why Salesforce Is Making Its Biggest Bet on APIs and Data Integration

Think Strategies

The move also illustrates that the real power in the market is quickly shifting to those vendors that can facilitate the most cost-effective flow of data across applications in an increasingly connected and complex world. Uncategorized APIs Data Integration Datamation MuleSoft

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Big Data | Thinking Outside the Firewall @Meltwater

Chaotic Flow

A few months back, Gartner placed big data at the peak of its hype cycle for cloud computing , meaning most big data products are solutions looking for a problem. How does big data go from “so what” to “must have”? The Big Data Challenge.

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Measure the Immeasurable: Beyond Vanity Metrics

Speaker: Sari Harrison, Product Management Instructor, Product School

Using Data to Demystify Data Science

Tom Tunguz

While the phrase data scientist may be growing exponentially in its usage , and the number of data scientists job requisitions following a similar trend , the definition of the term is hard to pin down precisely. I wasn’t sure I could define it well until I watched a talk by Hilary Mason , former chief scientist at Bitly, called Dirty Secrets of Data Science at a NYC meetup. The data engineer erects the infrastructure to answer questions for the business, e.g. Hadoop.

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Webinar: Capturing the Modern Customer Using Data and Personalization


The post Webinar: Capturing the Modern Customer Using Data and Personalization appeared first on ReSci We've had a busy week here at Retention Science! We hosted a webinar earlier this week, and threw an event for local eCommerce executives just last night, right here in Los Angeles.

Data Analytics Can Only Take You So Far. Confessions of a Data-driven CMO.

OpenView Labs

I am, after all, a highly data-driven CMO with a background in data science, analytics and other quantitative disciplines. But changes in today’s marketing environment are shifting the way we work with data and our expectations of what it can do. Confessions of a Data-driven CMO.

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Understanding Event Data


Event Data, as most people think, is not a new concept. For starters, it is the most powerful type of data there is and it is ubiquitous. You may not know it by its name, but it doesn’t mean you are not familiar with it already. Let’s try to understand it in detail.

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Top 10 industries for monetizing data: Is yours one of them?

Lessons from Gorgias: How to Close your First 1000 Customers Based Solely on Data (Video + Transcript)


Join CEO Romain Lapeyre as he walks you through how to close your first 1000 customers based solely on data. I’m Romain, I’m the founder of Gorgias, and so today we’re going to talk about how to get a thousand customers using data. We got this data.

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How Hybrid Cloud Simplifies Data Sovereignty Challenges

IT World

1] But in some cases, certain data and applications cannot run in the public cloud due to data sovereignty and compliance policies. Many organizations are turning to the public cloud, taking advantage of the speed it enables developers to deploy applications in their organizations. According to IDG in their 2018 Cloud Computing Survey , 73% of organizations have at least one application, or a portion of their computing infrastructure in the cloud. [1]

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Data: Asset Relativity (and the Case of Bay Area Housing)

Andreessen Horowitz

If you’ve lived in a country like the U.S. with a pretty stable currency, you probably think about how much things “cost” in seemingly absolute terms — of the currency.

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Data on the “seedpocalypse”

Tom Tunguz

The Series A Crunch or Silicon Valley’s Financial Cliff, there’s a lot of talk about the challenge seed stage companies facing insurmountable odds raising Series A investment - PandoDaily’s analysis pegs the odds at 20% based on anecdotal data. Data on the seed market is notoriously bad.

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Leverage Your Organization for Best Product Decisions

Speaker: Rene Kolga, Senior Director of Product and Marketing, Nyotron