The sales industry is facing major challenges in the form of mega-threats. From changing consumer behaviors to technological disruptions, businesses must stay ahead of the game to thrive.
Pipeline management means the difference between accurate, successful sales and hit-or-miss sales that mysteriously make it to the close or don't. Pipeline management therefore even affects the success or failure of a company, and the attainment of company goals. This ebook shows you the relationship between pipeline management and sales success, as well as the vital role played by the choice of CRM solution.
How important is it for a company to both have and understand its sales process? It’s not just important – it’s crucial to sales coordination, management and company expansion. A company’s sales process is the precise series of steps through which a sale passes, from prospect through to close.
The reason salespeople need a sales process is because buyers follow exact journeys. If a salesperson isn´t following along, they are going for the close when the buyer is much further back in their journey. That´s a rapidly lost sale. So how can the sales process align with a buyer’s journey? This is where the Pipeliner Selling System comes in—for each stage of the System is designed to dovetail with each stage of a natural buyer’s progression.