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Jigisha Deb

Senior Product Marketing Manager, Microsoft Dynamics 365 Sales

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Young adult student inside home gaming. Back to school. Dell G7
Young adult student inside home gaming. Back to school. Dell G7
In today’s digital landscape, sellers face new changes at a rapid pace, making it more important than ever to be equipped with the right information when connecting with customers. The sales journey is like a game of strategy—you have to carefully deliver the right details at the right time in order to successfully provide great...Read more
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Close up of laptop with sales dashboard; preparing to present
Most companies use sales pipeline data to gauge a very generalized picture of future sales. But imagine if your company’s data was accurate enough to predict next month’s revenue within a few cents? If an organization can standardize on top-performing sales processes and establish an accurate, targeted picture of the customer, pipeline data becomes far more reliable—and future sales become far more...Read more
Male business professional at table using a Dell 3390 device that is running Microsoft Teams.
Male business professional at table using a Dell 3390 device that is running Microsoft Teams.
It comes as no surprise that today’s world is driving a seismic shift in B2B sales. Customers are rapidly adopting digital buying behavior, and sellers are feeling the pressure to reinvent themselves. Organizations must commit to empowering and enabling their sellers if they want to adapt to the new landscape and remain resilient in their...Read more
A female employee talking on a video call with hand sanitizer on her desk, socially distancing from others. Hybrid Workplace collection.
A female employee talking on a video call with hand sanitizer on her desk, socially distancing from others. Hybrid Workplace collection.
It’s no secret that fully embracing digital sales experiences is increasingly necessary to stay in the sales game. By 2025, this shift will be business as usual. What does this mean for sales organizations? Gartner analysts breaks it down in a recent trend insight report, “The Future of Sales in 2025: Why B2B Sales Needs...Read more
Operations manager portrait.
Operations manager portrait.
In today’s modern sales environment a trend is surfacing among B2B sellers and buyers: the desire for more authentic, personalized relationships. But despite the desire for personalized relationships, purchasing involves more people than ever, and successful sales require sellers to navigate an increasingly large group of stakeholders. While increasingly large groups of stakeholders may create...Read more
Small Business Owners of Metal Magazine
Small Business Owners of Metal Magazine
Whether you’re a digital startup looking to hit the ground running from day one, or a global Fortune 500 company undergoing rapid scaling, it’s critical that your sales team is equipped with a customer relationship management (CRM) solution that enables your team to perform for their clients at the highest level possible....Read more
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aAwoman sitting at a table with a laptop and smiling at the camera
Sales leaders face an unprecedented challenge to meet increasingly demanding buyer needs, all while managing the limitations of a world restricted by COVID-19. According to Gartner, “Before the pandemic, about 46 percent of a B2B sales rep’s time was spent either with a customer or at that customer’s work premises.” While the responsibilities of sales...Read more
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a group of people looking at a screen
Implementing a modern sales enablement toolset can generate over 650 percent ROI, according to Forrester; a finding that underscores the opportunity cost of not addressing the challenges many sales organizations face. Using outdated systems and fragmented data can create a disconnected view of buyer journeys and touch points. Costly time is often spent tracking down...Read more
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a screenshot of a cell phone
Sales forecasts are wrong more than half the time, according to CSO Insights. That’s just slightly worse than a 10-day weather prediction! It turns out that sales forecasting in practice is less science and more guesswork, depending heavily on gut feel and spreadsheets for most organizations. The process is prone to bias and error and...Read more
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Two people walking down a hallway.
Can you imagine losing customers everyday? That’s what could happen after a bad experience with your organization. According to a recent report by PWC, 32 percent of customers will walk away after just one bad experience. As digital native companies continue to elevate customer expectations for personalized sales and always-on support, growing organizations need to...Read more
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A group of colleagues in discussion in a conference room.
According to the Customers | The Future of B-to-B Customer Experience report by Walker Information Inc, by 2020, analysts predict that customer experience will outpace price and product as a key brand differentiator. Across the customer journey, now’s the time to optimize the customer experience, from the first time a customer visits the website or campaign...Read more
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a man standing in front of a computer
Growing a business is no easy feat. When revenue growth doesn’t meet projections, deducing what’s killing your revenue can be like cracking the case on a Whodunit mystery case. Where should you start searching for the first clues? A new e-book explores the top five culprits that can derail revenue and stop growth dead in...Read more