The 3 Tiers of Account Based Sales by Vengreso
Kurt Shaver

Leveraging Digital Sales for the 3 Tiers of Account Based Sales

Account Based Sales and Account Based Marketing are hot topics lately, but there’s a lot of variation in how people define them. In this article, Vengreso’s CSO, Kurt Shaver, identified three different tiers that fall under the umbrella of ABS/ABM, according to the many sales reps she talks to every day.

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Group of curious professionals looking at new website on laptop
Mario Martinez Jr.

8 Reasons to Ignore our New Website

After many months of planning our new website (more than we anticipated), we’ve launched it. But, why should you care? Seriously, you’re super busy. So, rather than attempt to get YOU excited about OUR new website, I’m offering you these eight reasons to ignore our new website.

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Mario Martinez Jr.

How to set PPC Marketing Goals

Whether managing PPC marketing yourself or hiring an agency, before you start spending money advertising on search engines, carefully consider what you are trying to achieve. What is your goal when advertising? See some examples. Learn how to figure out what your PPC marketing goals are.

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Mario Martinez Jr.

Conference Marketing Lead Generation Tactics in the Digital Age

Event marketing has evolved quite a bit during the past 10 years. Today’s marketing budget must be utilized in the most cost efficient ways to do effective lead generation and to deliver real ROI when you exhibit at an industry conference. I would like to share some conference marketing elements that can produce successful lead generation strategies for your next event.

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Online Marketing Strategies
Mario Martinez Jr.

Online Marketing Strategies How Many Experts Required?

We’re all familiar with the humorous cliché “how many (fill in the blank) does it take to screw in a light bulb?” Obviously, most anyone can handle the mechanical task of inserting a light bulb into the appropriate receptacle. However, the light bulb itself has no value without a bevy of expertise from electricians, engineers and support personnel driving electricity to the socket. The same holds true for marketers in implementing online marketing strategies.

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Inbound Marketing Is All About Leverage

Inbound marketing allows a company to leverage content assets online to produce connections with people who have interest in your company’s products. Ignoring this leverage opportunity is very risky in a marketing economy where established competitors can surpass you with inbound marketing strategies quickly. Worse yet, newer nimble and inbound marketing savvy competitors can come out of seemingly nowhere and eat your lunch.

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B2B Buzz Marketing with Paul Dunay

Paul and his colleagues at Avaya defined the mission of all the social marketing to be: Powerful, Authentic, Personal Interaction. They defined several objectives including demonstrating thought leadership, building brand awareness, increasing demand, and producing sales leads. Since Avaya had already started doing many tactics on the social web, the decided to consolidate their strategy across four platforms: The Avaya corporate blog, customer forum, a few TW profiles and the Avaya Facebook Fan page.

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Developing a Social Media Marketing Strategy

One of the most common mistakes marketers make is thinking they need a Twitter or Facebook or LinkedIn strategy. They don’t! They need a social media marketing strategy. These web platforms become part of the execution strategy. This blog post is excerpted from Bernie Borges’ book Marketing 2.0, to offer marketers advice on how to develop a social media marketing strategy.

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Bernie Borges

Why Recruitment is Marketing

Abby Euler, Global Marketing Evangelist for Talent Acquisition at IBM, reveals the merit of taking a data-driven marketing approach to recruitment. She explains why the art and science of recruiting is really a digital marketing campaign, made possible through strategy and social technologies.

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