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Good Luck Charms in Starting your Business in Malaysia 2016

Good Luck Charms in Starting your Business in Malaysia 2016
Are you looking at Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia as your next business hub? I bet you have all the sage reasons to do so, but before getting busy on set up plans, registration protocols, and other legal and entrepreneurial details, collect some good luck charms that will keep you on the right track in starting a business in Malaysia. The Good Luck Mindset Get to know Malaysia better. Kuala Lumpur is the capital city, and is the center of economy in Malaysia where multinational companies thrive like Schlumberger, Altran, Cargill, Philips, Linde, Hitachi, Turner, Cameron and Oleon. All of them had a single location preference in mind before they planned out offshoring opportunities for a regional headquarter in Asia Pacific: They all wanted a central, well-connected, established and value-adding location that would enhance business and offer a springboard into the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) region. The Good Luck Plan Get to know everyone. 1) Type of business Costs and permits

Why Malaysian B2B Companies need Data Profiling - B2B Lead Generation Company Malaysia As B2B lead generation becomes more advanced and B2B buyers are strict in their choices, companies have noted the importance of keeping their databases free from errors. With a data profiling system in place, B2B firms are able to keep their marketing campaigns highly efficient. A good quality list is the most important element of a successful B2B marketing campaign. Having a high quality, profiled database with names and email addresses allows you to send targeted messages to your prospects. Having a targeted list minimizes marketing costs and increase response rates. Here’s how to know if you’re wasting resources on dirty marketing list. But what are the gains in having an accurate and high quality data? #1: Promotes accuracy. One basic function of data profiling is that it allows you to deliver the right message to the right people. #2: Identifies duplicates. Calling or emailing the same company over and over again can hurt your company’s reputation. #3: Updates old data.

Callbox Pipeline - B2B Lead Generation Company Malaysia Manage leads. Monitor campaigns. Nurture relationshipsGet your marketing running on all gears. Callbox Pipeline is our multi-touch, multi-channel CRM and marketing automation platform that integrates call center power with lead management, campaign monitoring and lead nurturing. When you sign up for any of our lead generation services, you automatically enjoy the benefits of our proprietary CRM software designed to answer the needs of an outsourced sales and marketing campaign. Right from the start of your campaign, you take the reins as you meet with your Callbox team to discuss how you would like your campaign to proceed. Callbox Pipeline is not just about delivery of leads and appointments either.

Callbox Integrates With Salesforce: A Better, More Efficient Client Experience in Malaysia - B2B Lead Generation Company Malaysia Years of innovation and hard work have been put in to give Callbox clients the best solutions for their business, as well as to enable managers and sales professionals to streamline business development. The challenge has always been to keep up with the changing times, especially with how technology evolves in exponential fashion even just in the last two decades. Callbox started out as a simple telemarketing firm, which eventually flourished into a multi-channel marketing machine. Now, in the age of cloud and automation, Callbox steps up to the plate, ready for another era of marketing savvy. In celebrating 10 years of flourishing into a stalwart player in the business-to-business industry, Callbox is taking cloud-based lead management and marketing automation to new heights. Putting the clients front and center: Callbox integrates with Salesforce Introducing Callbox DialStream: The Most Efficient Power Dialer for Salesforce What is DialStream?

Business 101: Building Your Thought Leadership Level 2.0 Thought leadership is what positions your brand as an expert in your industry. It is creating content that positions yourself as knowledgeable and keeping potential customers or clients coming back to you for more insight and information in your industry. – Tony Adragna, www.smartbugmedia.com Just a bit of trivia: the term “thought leader” was first coined 23 years ago in the pages of Strategy+Business, the publication from consulting firm Booz & Company. From www.entrepreneur.com, “Thought leaders are CEOs, businesspeople, entrepreneurs and other individuals who are respected for their knowledge and expertise and who have something to say and know how to say it.” We’ve known a lot of sales and marketing influencers but these TOP TEN Thought Leaders in ASIA were the most influential speakers in the industry. Thought leadership can spread awareness about the individual’s company while he or she develops a personal brand, influence and credibility. Here are some of the strategies.

Callbox: Providing Sales Support to One of the Largest Business Software Companies - B2B Lead Generation Company Malaysia The Client The Client is the world’s third largest business software company. It has branches in over 30 countries and offers a full range of enterprise business software including: Customer relationship managementEnterprise asset managementEnterprise resource planningFinancial managementHuman capital managementPerformance managementProduct lifecycle managementSupplier relationship managementSupply chain management, including business specific inventory management, transportation logistics and warehouse management software The Client’s goal is to provide the best software experience and a lower total cost of ownership for their customers. The Challenge The Client didn’t have the in-house expertise to run a lead generation and lead management campaign, nor did they have the database tools to support one. With the rapidly increasing number of individuals from various companies across all industries downloading information from the Client’s website, it was crucial for them to: 1. 2. 3. 4.

Professional Training Agency Grows Customer Base with Callbox - B2B Lead Generation Company Malaysia The Client The Client is an Australian Registered Training Organisation and member of the Group Training Australia Network. It allows local businesses to enjoy a hassle free and cost-effective way to employ apprentices through its Group Training system. The Client operates from three offices in Australia, serving customers in Mildura, Robinvale, Ouyen, Wentworth, Swan Hill and surrounding districts, South Australia’s Riverland, and Metropolitan Adelaide. The Challenges The Client wanted to improve its lead generation campaign to get more registrants for its group training courses. The Client’s in-house staff had difficulty allocating their limited time between finding leads, meeting appointments, and conducting trainings.Without sufficient experience in cold calling, the client’s sales team had difficulty getting past gatekeepers.Lead quality was poor. The Callbox Solution The Client’s initial objectives were: The Results

Challenges in Targeting Malaysia and What To Do About It - B2B Lead Generation Company Malaysia Asia is one gigantic market for internet users and has huge potentials for running business to business lead generation campaigns. With Singapore’s strong, limitless internet connection, and the Philippine’s reputation as one of the fastest growing number of internet savvies in the continent, Malaysia now shares a part of pie. But how far has lead generation gone in the Malaysia market? Let’s probe. 1. Chinese, Indian, Eurasian and indigenous cultures comprise the Malaysian society. However, despite the notable growth of Malaysia’s economy, its people have kept a percentage of conservatism that depicts their stance on Lead Generation. How do we address this? “Send me the information first and I will take a look at it”, is the usual answer that you will hear from a prospect during a lead generation call. 2. Relative to their conservative attitude towards engaging with new processes is their meticulousness in process implementation. How do we overcome this? 3.

Callbox Packs Webinars for Software Company - B2B Lead Generation Company Malaysia The Client This Ontario company is a top provider of Managed Services and Remote Monitoring software for small and medium-sized IT solutions providers worldwide. It has won several major awards and established itself as a leader in market adoption, product innovation, and commitment to the success of its partners. The Challenge The Client needed a marketing partner to: Promote its services and drive registrations to its weekly webinars.Generate qualified leads to support its in-house sales team. Generating a minimum of 30 webinar registrations per day required hundreds of calls and became challenging for Client’s in-house staff. The Callbox Solution The Client approved a call-to-invite campaign in June 2010 with a team of eight Callbox telemarketers. Callbox’s professional telemarketers contacted key decision makers to introduce them to the potential of increased sales and lowered business costs through managed services. The Results The Testimonials I would highly recommend this team.”

A “Do and Don’t” Guide for Start-Up Companies The image of the connected young adult has somehow become a prevalent reminder that we are currently living in a world where bright ideas can flourish and bring immense wealth to the people that generate them. We have passionate individuals starting small businesses in their basements, entertainers building their reputation through YouTube, and professionals wanting to start their own BPOs at a minimal yet sufficient budget. These people make up the allure of making it big for a small price. Right now, it seems that anyone can easily become an entrepreneur and we have social media to thank for it. All it takes is just a Facebook status update and a Tweet, right? In a Fortune.com article by Erin Griffith, nine out of ten start-up companies fail in the their first few months. Do create a product that people want. Do create effective messaging. Do focus on helping. Don’t be too technical. Don’t look ahead. Don’t annoy your clients.

The Quintessential Guide to Building Trust for Better Business Effectiveness in Malaysia You can’t expect people to buy your product or service when they have second thoughts about engaging you the first time around. There are some companies that try to shorten the buying cycle with the expectation of getting as many closed sales as they want. But the truth is, even if you are able to generate high numbers of business leads within a single period, there is a small chance these leads will end up buying. Obviously, they still don’t know if you are the contractor they are looking for. In this sense, building trust can be a long and arduous process, but when it comes to acquiring high quality B2B leads and nurturing these leads into sales ready prospects, there are no shortcuts. Take time to read some of them and you’ll be winning sales like you’re winning in Tetris. Know your people. In B2B lead generation, you can’t go on contacting people without knowing who they are and what they currently want at first. Tip: Identify your key decision makers for lead generation. Check out!

Upstart Storage Company Beats Launching Turnout Target in a Flash - B2B Lead Generation Company Malaysia The Client The Client is a US-based all-flash enterprise storage company that enables broad deployment of flash in data centers. Founded in 2009, the company was named a silver winner in the Enterprise Product of the Year in Best in Biz Awards 2011, and the Wall Street Journal 2012 Technology Innovation Awards. It was also selected for the Red Herring Top 100 Americas Award in 2012, and was among the top 25 best places to work in Silicon Valley. The Challenge In January 2014, the Client hired Callbox for an appointment setting campaign targeting decision makers from Fortune 1000 companies in Singapore, Malaysia, and the Philippines. About a week before the event, the company realized that it was coming up short of its goal of 80 registrations. The Callbox Solution The overall effort began on May 14 and involved two phases: 1) creating and segmenting a calling list, and 2) setting up an RSVP campaign through outbound telemarketing. The goal of the entire campaign was three-fold: The Results

Make Better Business Decisions: A Guide for Struggling B2B Companies - B2B Lead Generation Company Malaysia Leading a company, particularly in the volatile grind of the B2B industry, executives need certain tools. And no, we are not talking about the usual, concrete tools defined by new marketing technologies such as lead nurturing and lead management software, which are effective by themselves. In this article, we are going to talk about the effective use of basic intuition and instinct to achieve exponential business growth. That last one sounds very much far-fetched, especially to the ears of SME executives who are new to the B2B field and to older companies that have yet to make significant strides. These are actually possible when business executives themselves execute sound decisions. Negative decisions are usually attributed to poor judgment, research and planning. Judgment A case in point: judging certain decisions is dangerous work. Research and planning

Callbox: Successful Partnership with IT Heavyweight - B2B Lead Generation Company Malaysia The Client The Client is a progressive internet and information technology company whose aim is to provide customers with the best range of products at the most competitive price. They offer domain name registration, web hosting, computer hardware, web design, computer networks and many more products to a large and diverse client base. They have clients from Global Fortune 50 companies to home users each getting the product and support they need to run their businesses. The Client also offers telecom services and SEO (search engine optimization). For this marketing project, the Client targeted companies in the market for an Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP) system to integrate all data and processes of the organization into a unified system. The Client engaged the services of Callbox for the duration of 10 months (February to December 2006). The Challenge The Client needed research on companies that had either current or future plans of ERP implementation. The Callbox Solution 1. 2.

Callbox: Opening Communication Lines - B2B Lead Generation Company Malaysia The Client The Client is a leader in the SMB marketplace for Business Phone Systems and Applications. Their services include the design and installation of structured cabling, equipment installation and maintenance, and voice and data networking, including LANs, WANs, routers, hubs, switches, firewalls, and high-speed internet access. Business is headquartered in Lemont Illinois with branch offices in Santa Fe Springs and Sacramento in California. The Challenge The Client’s objective was to see an increase in the number of its sales leads so that it could service more customers in the areas where its facilities were located. The Client searched for an outsourcing partner to help provide leads for its sales reps. The Callbox Solution To achieve the Client’s objectives, Callbox carried out a lead generation and appointment setting campaign. The Callbox team made 160-200 calls per day for the Client. The Results The Client ultimately profited from choosing Callbox as their outsource partner.

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