Opportunities form the lifeblood of a sales organization. Your sales development reps (SDRs) spend their days trying to source opportunities. While your account executives spend their days trying to transform opportunities into customers. As an inside sales manager, you need to keep a close eye on opportunity metrics. Because if your SDRs aren’t sourcing enough […]
Opportunities form the lifeblood of any sales organization. They are the glue between sales development reps (SDRs) and account executives. As your SDRs focus fervently on sourcing ops, your quota-carrying salespeople work tirelessly to transform those opportunities into closed/won deals. So if you want to predict revenue, you need to be able to predict opportunities. If you’re leading a B2B […]
Are sales reps underestimating their ability to close deals? According to a new data from Implisit, account executives are underestimating their ability to close deals. The study, which analyzed data from 500,000 opportunities, reveals that the average rep wins 13% more deals than predicted. In addition, reps are underestimating the time it takes to close deals. […]
This is a guest post by RingLead’s Director of Marketing, Amanda Nelson.  As a marketer, I like to think of Salesforce Dashboards as the reward for all the hard marketing work, as the results display beautifuly in Salesforce. Using dashboards, it’s possible to have a single view of all the metrics you’ll need to not […]