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CRM stands for customer relationship management. It’s a cloud-based way of managing your communications with current and prospective customers. Here’s the deal: Typically setting up a good CRM system... MORE
7 Things Mobile Sales Reps Have In Their Pocket (That You Don’t) sales-tools Sales A salesperson's best friend Matt Wesson From the Editor's Desk
Apr 09

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A salesperson's best friend

7 Things Mobile Sales Reps Have In Their Pocket (That You Don’t)

Sales reps of the Mad Men era would be amazed at how much we can accomplish with one pocket-sized gadget. Here’s how to make better use of your mobile device for... GO TO ARTICLE
Seven Reasons for the Unstoppable Rise of CRM sales-tools Sales How cloud and mobile platforms up the game Ben Davis From the Editor's Desk
Jan 20

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How cloud and mobile platforms up the game

Seven Reasons for the Unstoppable Rise of CRM

I’m at Microsoft Convergence in Barcelona. I’m also in the middle of compiling a report on multichannel marketing. Both of these endeavours leave me bemused as to why I... MORE
Mobile sales apps that are affordable, fast and good — yes, you can get all 3. sales-tools Sales Tablets can help make the sale VentureBeat staff From the Editor's Desk
Jan 13

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Tablets can help make the sale

Mobile sales apps that are affordable, fast and good — yes, you can get all 3.

Third-party mobile app platforms offer an appealing proposition: They have a significant cost advantage over in-house custom builds and they’re fast. Generally speaking, cheap and quick don’t go together... MORE
5 Sales Tools Freelancers Should Be Using, Too sales-tools Sales Solutions for streamlining Christy Delehanty From the Editor's Desk
Jan 13

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Solutions for streamlining

5 Sales Tools Freelancers Should Be Using, Too

Sad but true: freelancing isn’t all creativity and rainbows. You’ve got to be a little bit business-minded too. You’ve got to keep your work life in order, and maybe... MORE
Falling in Love with your CRM: A how-to sales-tools Sales Use it or lose it Damien Acheson From the Editor's Desk
Jan 08

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Use it or lose it

Falling in Love with your CRM: A how-to

Despite the best efforts of various CRM providers, the true success of CRM lies in the user’s ability to maintain it regularly with accurate data. More often than not,... MORE
Intelligent Sales Productivity Platform from Base Adds New Features sales-tools Sales CRM tools only getting smarter Ian Barker From the Editor's Desk
Jan 08

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CRM tools only getting smarter

Intelligent Sales Productivity Platform from Base Adds New Features

Many businesses rely on CRM tools to store sales data, but the increased use of mobile devices has led to new demands for information to be available anywhere at... MORE
Objections to ROI Selling Tools Worth Ignoring sales-tools Sales Debunking the excuses Darrin Fleming From the Editor's Desk
Jan 08

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Debunking the excuses

Objections to ROI Selling Tools Worth Ignoring

I truly believe in the power of ROI tools to enhance a sales team’s ability to close more deals. (If I didn’t, I wouldn’t be in the business of... MORE
CRM Solutions and Your Business: A Story Retold sales-tools Sales Even the smallest company needs it Nick Robson From the Editor's Desk
Jan 05

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Even the smallest company needs it

CRM Solutions and Your Business: A Story Retold

What does CRM mean anyway? Customer Relationship Management (CRM) is essentially a system that enables businesses to manage data and information pertaining to clients. The aim is to increase... MORE