5 Tips for Better Sales and Marketing Alignment

In the past, sales and marketing used to operate as two completely separate entities, with two completely separate goals, and two completely separate KPIs. Not anymore. These days, the alignment of sales and marketing teams in any B2B organization around shared goals, KPIs, and strategies is critical to the success of both departments.

In Marketing Enablement, Sales Enablement, B2B, Digital Marketing, Marketing and Sales strategies, marketing company, sales and marketing alignment

5 Simple Ways Referral Programs Can Help Your B2B (& How to Implement Them)

Why Do You Need A Good Referral Program?

  1. Cost-efficiency

A referral program is easier and more cost-efficient than a traditional marketing campaign because it relies on the loyalty and satisfaction of existing customers. With a traditional marketing campaign, you need to invest time, resources, and money to get people to notice your business.
A referral program, on the other hand, is a simple and effective way to create awareness and build competitive presence: you rely on your existing customers – and most loyal fans (who already have a relationship with your brand) – to spread the word. They know how great your business is and will be happy to share their positive experiences – for free!

In B2B, Marketing and Sales strategies, Grow Your Business, Referral Program, Customer Advocacy Program

HubSpot Marketing Enablement: The First 5 Tools to Set Up on Your Portal

So you’ve purchased HubSpot Marketing Hub – now what? It’s time to start setting up all of your new tools. There are so many features included in all levels of the Marketing Hub and each one will help benefit your organization in a different way. But if you don’t have a HubSpot expert working in your business, it can be overwhelming to try implementing everything at once. It’s best practice to start with the most critical tools and features from there.

In Marketing Enablement, Marketing and Sales strategies, CRM

Personalized Emails 101: How to Get People to Actually Read Your Emails

These days, it takes a lot to get someone to open an email.

In Marketing Enablement, Marketing Advice 2019, Marketing and Sales strategies, content creation, Digital Marketing Company, content marketing

INBOUND 2019: 7 Important Takeaways from the Conference

In case you hadn’t heard about it, every year since 2012 HubSpot has hosted INBOUND, an interactive, educational conference for users, partners, and industry professionals that takes place in Boston, MA. This year, INBOUND played host to around 26,000 attendees and featured some big names on it’s keynote speaker list (we’re talking Elizabeth Gilbert, Chip and Joanna Gaines, Janelle Monae, Alexis Ohanian, Katie Couric, and more). Also this year – I was there!

In Marketing Enablement, B2B, Digital Marketing, Marketing Advice 2019, Marketing and Sales strategies, Grow Your Business, marketing company

5 Truths About Working with a Digital Marketing Agency.

So, you’re thinking about hiring a digital marketing agency? You probably wouldn’t be on our site reading this if you weren’t. Through your research, you’ve certainly read a lot about what a marketing company can do for you – but have you heard anything about what it’s actually like to work with one?

In Marketing Enablement, Digital Marketing, Marketing and Sales strategies, Hiring Marketing Department, Digital Marketing Company, marketing company, Hiring Digital Marketing