B2B Lead Management Process: Why you need one
Everyone who’s in the business of B2B lead generation knows how important it is to capture and nurture leads. The task does not conclude once the prospect agrees to disclose information, sign up for something or agrees to an appointment. Leads still need a working, effective management process. Do you have a standard process to manage your leads? What do you do with leads that aren’t quite ready to buy or commit? How do you define what a good or bad lead is? If you answered ‘no’ to any of the questions above, you’ve got a problem with a lead management process. Gather valuable dataValidate and rank leads according to probability of successEstablish processes to nurture pre-sale leadsIdentify sales- ready leads One may find it surprising that most marketing teams have no lead management program in place. Also, without a lead management system what would take care of the prospects, they will probably end up buying from your competition.
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