Thu.Jul 11, 2019

HubSpot’s Michael Redbord on staying in touch with your customers as you scale

Inside Intercom

In a company’s early days as a lean, mean, business machine, it’s fairly easy for leadership to stay in sync with their users. You might say it’s one of the strongest advantages a startup has.

“From Hackathon to Unicorn” Talkdesk Co-Founder Tiago Paiva and SaaStr CEO Jason Lemkin (Video + Transcript)

SaaStr

In 2011, Tiago Paiva won a Twilio hackathon by embracing the overlooked call center industry. 7 years later that hackathon project achieved Unicorn status while transforming the call center space.

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The power of coaching and long-term goal setting with Lever’s Kelly Del Curto

Predictable Revenue

We cover why investing in long term coaching is the right move, how to make your coaching plans actionable, and how to tell if they're working. The post The power of coaching and long-term goal setting with Lever’s Kelly Del Curto appeared first on Predictable Revenue. B2B Blog Sales Management Sales Process

For someone just starting out in SaaS sales (entry level Salesforce in November), what are your tips to accelerate growth/ability in early stages?

SaaStr

A few thoughts to excel as someone new to SaaS sales: Really learn the product cold. As fundamentally as you can. Every prospect and customer is owed a true solution sale approach.

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ABCs of Data Normalization for B2B Marketers

Data normalization. It’s not a far stretch to suggest that the topic isn’t exactly what gets marketers excited in their day-to-day workflow. However, if lead generation, reporting, and measuring ROI is important to your marketing team, then data normalization matters - a lot. In this eBook, we’ll break down the ins and outs of data normalization and review why it’s so critical for your marketing strategies and goals!

Understanding the Importance of Customer Retention

Totango

You wouldn’t throw your money away on the street, would you? Or drop it down the garbage disposal? If you’re not working hard to retain customers, you may as well—because you’ll be losing money. A one-time customer is a lost revenue opportunity.

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Anish Acharya

Andreessen Horowitz

On behalf of the whole a16z team, I am thrilled to welcome Anish Acharya as our newest General Partner. There’s a joke I sometimes give in a presentation on fintech: the best fintech investments are probably Google stock, Facebook stock, … fintech Uncategorized announcements financial services

Success Stems from Unrelenting Focus: Matthew Bellows of Yesware

ProfitWell

We live in a wonderful time in history where with enough time and money, we can build essentially anything. The flip side of this, though, is that you can fall victim to death by a thousand paper cuts.

Understanding the Importance of Customer Retention

Totango

You wouldn’t throw your money away on the street, would you? Or drop it down the garbage disposal? If you’re not working hard to retain customers, you may as well—because you’ll be losing money. A one-time customer is a lost revenue opportunity.

How to Make the Product-led Transition and Other Insights from Wes Bush

Chargebee

Can a company ever be truly product-led? Why is starting out with freemium a bad idea? Wes answers them all

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Why Smoking Costs Employers More Than They Realize

Your employees are smoking, and at a cost of $7,000 per year for each employee who smokes, that adds up - fast! This free report will show you how an effective cessation program pays for itself.

Should You Quit Your Sales Job? (3 Options for the Struggling Rep)

Sales Hacker

It’s the situation that nearly every salesperson fears when they first accept a role at a new company… What happens if this doesn’t work out? What happens if I don’t make the impact that I’m anticipating? What if I’m put on a performance plan? Well, it happens more often than you think. According to Forbes, in 2017, 57% of salespeople missed their quota. When you took the role, you obviously expected that things would turn out differently. So you need to ask yourself….

How Top B2C Brands Embrace Product Led Growth

OpenView Labs

To be successful, B2B businesses need to think like B2C businesses and remember that their end user is an actual thinking, feeling human that expects a quality product and a personalized experience.

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How to Build a “GoldMine” via Global Partner-to-Partner Initiatives

Nimble - Sales

MS Inspire ‘19 is right around the corner. With that in mind, it’s time to start planning your itinerary! Nimble CEO Jon Ferrara will be a keynote speaker on Tuesday, July 16th at 10:30 AM-11:30 AM at the Lagoon L Theater. Learn how Nimble built a global presence through leveraging the Microsoft 365 and Microsoft […]. The post How to Build a “GoldMine” via Global Partner-to-Partner Initiatives appeared first on Nimble Blog. Office 365

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Weekly Walk with Women in Sales’ Executive Director, Alex Adamson

OpenView Labs

The post Weekly Walk with Women in Sales’ Executive Director, Alex Adamson appeared first on OpenView

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Debt Financing Fuels Your Growth - on Your Terms. Zero Dilution.

The landscape of startup financing is changing. Learn why SaaS founders are turning to debt capital options like revenue-based financing.