Two Core Go-to-Market Principles to Future Proof Growth Post-Disruption

The most pronounced issue this pandemic has brought front and center for revenue leaders is the imperative to operate in ever smaller ‘windows of certainty’. While this is undoubtedly true in the midst of disruption, it will also be true post-disruption. In fact, it is increasingly clear that for the foreseeable future there will be […]

Potential COVID-Driven Go-to-Market Adjustments for the Healthcare Industry

Part One: Health Care Early on in the pandemic, an influential article—The Hammer and the Dance—was published in The Medium attempting to predict the course of society’s response to COVID-19. Whether you agreed with the data science, it was an interesting thought piece that most definitely affected policy. It argued that the initial response to […]

Partners in Peril: 5 Strategies for Channel Adaptation

By now, everyone in the technology business has seen the tweet above.  It may be equally apt to ask, What led partner transformation at your company? Cloud XaaS/Subscription Models COVID-19 In 2019, Forrester stated that the indirect channel was transformed more in the previous 18 months than the almost 40 years preceding – combined.  And […]

Are Geographic Sales Territories Dying?

As the COVID impact increases remote working, virtual conference calls, and online purchasing, sales leaders need to be asking a simple question: Should we actually eliminate geographic territories? The simple answer is “No, but…..”.  We all must recognize that for >100 years the entire DNA of the sales profession has been based on geography.  Whether […]

Executing Customer Retention in Times of Disruption

We are living through an era of ‘what’s old is new’ as it relates to retention. While executives have always understood the value of keeping loyal customers, massive market transformations have raised the stakes and forced what often was a behind the scenes ‘autopilot’ type of effort to a critical front and center strategy. In […]

Building an Agile Sales Enablement Program Roadmap

Top performing sales enablement programs drive deeper seller resonance and program innovation at a market segment or role level to ensure actionability. Our core building blocks of best-in-class sales enablement programs are essential starting points for Q4 and 2020 planning.

Episode 2: How to Make This Year’s Sales Target

The Killer Slide Series on Data-Driven Revenue Growth In Episode 2, MarketBridge CEO, Tim Furey, gets tactical on making this year’s sales target or obtaining at least 15% YoY growth. So where is that revenue going to come from? Businesses have to consider the inevitable revenue “leaky bucket” due to a 10-20% YoY buyer attrition […]