Lead Generation in Singapore: How Database Integration can Keep you in Profit Photo Credit: Tom Raftery It’s a data-driven world out there and B2B enterprises need to drift with the times. In the face of unpredictable market forces, it is important now for these companies to harness new technologies that can provide wide-ranging benefits to their lead generation and appointment setting campaigns. As a way to effectively reach out to multiple audience touch points, database integration is becoming an important strategic answer to business needs in vibrant economies like Singapore. Despite negative outlooks this year, the country continues to receive international capital. For now, B2B suppliers such like you need to use cost-efficient and time-saving ways in order to stay in profit and provide the necessary services to current and potential clients. Integrating your marketing and sales functions in this case should be the first thing in mind since it entails benefits to B2B lead generation like: 1. 2. 3. 4.
Up your IT Event Attendances through Effective Profiling Chances are you already know the importance of holding an event for promoting an IT product or service, or simply to supply the IT and tech market with new knowledge. Not only does it give your brand a reputational boost, but it also increases the volume of high quality leads you can contact and convert into sales ready leads. What you may not know at present is that finding the right people to invite can be highly daunting. Its importance goes without question. * Creation of better messages – Profiling is all about knowing certain trends presently existing in the market. * High-opportunity engagements – Once you understand the needs of your audience, you are able to tweak your event marketing strategies for optimum performance. * Establishing contacts – With a profiling system in place, you are able to establish networks even after the event has ended. Updated skills – Marketing automation is not always “automated.” #Effective IT event attendance#Effective profiling
Confronting Key Challenges in Generating B2B Leads for IT Products The IT services and software industry is continuing to prosper. According to Gartner, the industry grew 4.8 percent between 2013, with global revenue pegged at $407.3 billion. This comes as small and medium enterprises have entered the market with independently developed B2B solutions. Aside from that, steady growth within the sector is facing rising demands for software tailored for games development and office management. In this tide of positivity, IT businesses are beginning to put focus on marketing activities, particularly B2B lead generation. Generating B2B leads is indeed a priority for software companies at this point. Many IT businesses however tend to forget that B2B lead generation is a complex process. Apparently, proficiency is needed when generating IT leads. Website traffic. Lead scoring. Lead nurturing. These activities comprise the most prominent challenges IT and software services companies face with regards their lead generation.
Get Quality B2B Appointments with Effective Marketing Software B2B appointment setting is perhaps one of many challenges facing the modern marketer. But it is still a very crucial component that makes business growth possible. It is thus a logical step to take to improve one’s marketing endeavors. But how exactly can one do that? Well, experienced marketers will tell you that it takes a lot of practice and patience in order to generate quality B2B appointments. That marketing automation is the norm in modern business should not come off as surprising. “But how about quality?” Here’s the thing: companies that lack an automated lead management database will indeed have a bad time setting up appointments with high-level prospects. Easier list building. Direct lead nurturing. Multi-channel capabilities. Simplified pipeline. We do not end there.
Singapore B2B Marketing Leads Generation Demand Generation Solutions for Startups SMEs are at the bottom of the B2B food chain. The obvious reason is that they only possess limited financial resources to mobilize their lead generation and appointment setting arm. More importantly, they struggle with increasing brand visibility and market awareness. Indeed, small-scale B2B businesses confront a plethora of difficulties in their demand generation efforts, not involving campaign finances alone. A business manager also needs to consider choosing the best marketing channels that offer advantages in terms of generating qualified lead traffic and ensuring a steady flow of revenue. And while it is easy to use social media as a primary lead generation tool, B2B marketers should consider other content channels as well. For better growth possibilities, take into account the following strategies for better brand awareness. Trade shows. Webinars. Slide presentations and infographics.
8 Cool Ways to Improve your Sales Calls - Appointment Setting Singapore Making effective sales calls is as important as acquiring high quality sales leads. To get a prospect to purchase a certain product or service requires a compelling presentation over the phone, one that takes into account these tips from a Forbes article by Tom Hopkins. Develop a professional greeting. Increasing your sales is just a conversation away. Please follow and like us: Push for More Singaporean IT Appointments Using these Five Easy Tips The pressing challenge for IT firms in the Singaporean market today is to find out the best approaches for getting high volumes of sales appointments. Actually, there’s not much science involved in it. It only takes common sense as revealed by Strategic Sales and Marketing, Inc. this featured list: Be logical: Don’t just ask for the appointment without offering sound logic as to why you and the decision maker should meet.
To Use or Not to Use a Script? A Financial Lead Generation Question Anyone who has an interest in English literature would easily declare Hamlet’s existential query as one of the most celebrated passages in Shakespeare’s collection of proto-“emo” tragedies. “To be or not to be?” establishes the dilemma of life in such an intriguing way that we simply couldn’t resist tackling it subjectively. Meanwhile, financial service providers are also facing dilemmas of a similar magnitude in their B2B lead generation, one of which is the use of a telemarketing call script. As far as efficiency is concerned, there prevails a divide between marketers who use call scripts and those who don’t. There are numerous reasons, and (as a marketer who is as confused about call scripts as Hamlet is about human destiny) you might want to review these and determine what you think would work for the financial services market. To Use… …a call script is to provide context and urgency. Not to Use… …a call script also has its merits. The answer?
Why an Event Telemarketing Campaign Will Work For Your Business By: Rona Gumban “You are invited to the 2015 Media Advertising Events in Sydney on the 31st of July 2015. “ I saw that subject line of an invite in my personal company email’s inbox yesterday, and I was glad to know that I am one of those considered as guests in the upcoming event – I felt privileged. So I clicked on the message and read through the content of the invitation. “Closing Advertising Deals in 3 Successful Calls” “Your Brand & the Social Media” “The Way to your Prospect’s Heart “ As an advertising practitioner and an avid critique of advertising brands both on broadcast and print media, I easily got interested. Then I recalled I had this matter discussed over the phone with a lady named Sam this morning. There are different reasons why companies engage in Call-to-Invite Telemarketing Campaigns. Service or product launch. Others are: Trade ShowsConferencesBreakfast meetings & business luncheonWebinarsSeminars Question: Answer: Author Bio #Event telemaketing#telemarketing
Quantifying Lead Generation Success for World-Class Data Solutions Provider The Client The Client is a global leader in data backup, data recovery, and archiving solutions. Based in Singapore, it provides expert advice and integrated solutions for reliable and cost-effective data storage management to customers worldwide. The Challenge The Client hired a lead generation provider but needed additional support for other marketing initiatives. It looked for a reliable telemarketing partner with significant regional experience and resources in order to: Cold call to invite participants to its open house events in AustraliaProfile its database and generate market feedback to improve its sales lead generation campaign After searching and comparing several service providers found on the internet, the Client was impressed by Callbox’s track record in B2B lead generation and immediately penned a deal. The Callbox Solution Callbox set up an outbound telemarketing team to initiate a call-to-invite campaign to be followed by a lead generation/client profiling campaign.