Win Loss Best Practice Series: Four Ways to Eliminate Bias in Your Win Loss Analysis Surveys
Demonstrating the value of your products and services in a way that resonates with your buyers is the difference between winning and losing, between developing a trusted partnership or just being another vendor. To do this effectively, you need to know and understand your buyers,…
The Compartmentalization of Competitive Intelligence in a Company
At Primary Intelligence, we have a strong value proposition and were pretty good at communication the message. To us, the true value of what we do is obvious. The list of people in a company that should benefit from our services is well defined. In other words, were a simple plug-in solution that solves a set of problems and provides an expected value.
What is Win Loss Analysis?
At the most basic level, win loss analysis helps sales, marketing, and product leaders understand the reasons for their organizational wins and losses so that they can increase their win rates and capture more business in the future. Win loss programs are important at all…
Win Loss Best Practices Series: 3 Easy Steps to Winning Back Lost Business
While there are multiple benefits of win loss analysis, winning back lost business from a competitor can be a sales rep’s sweet spot. So the sales deal got away from you. What now?
Effective Competitive Intelligence: Why Timeliness is Key to Success
One of the biggest obstacles to creating effective competitive intelligence is the timeliness of the data. If intelligence is not available at the moment of need, it does little good. And the value deteriorates quickly after the decision for which it was generated has been made.
What is Sales Intelligence?
Sometimes, it is interesting to try to classify different areas of research and intelligence to see how certain specialties have originated, evolved and grown into their own species, so to speak. This study of sales intelligence can provide intelligence practitioners with the ability to see…
Analytics in Competitive Intelligence: Stated vs. Derived Importance
In the end, using the most sophisticated analytics tools to determine the key influencers will eventually provide the greatest strategic decision-making ability for your company. In many cases, this approach has improved company performance much more than gut feeling, reactive competitive intelligence programs, and stated importance measurements.
New B2B Industry Report Available, “How to Win at a Higher Price”
What are the chances you can win a B2B sales deal that’s priced higher than your competitors? As challenging as it may be, winning a competitive bid is not impossible. How often do B2B buyers select the more expensive offering? In Primary Intelligence’s newest industry report, How…
New Industry Report Available, “Changing Your Sales Outcomes”
Buyers across industries shared this common narrative, too. If you can sharpen the tip of the spear—your sales team—and understand your buyer’s needs first, then you’ll have a better chance of hitting the mark with both your product and price. The ability to understand and address a buyer’s needs is the key difference between closing the deal or ending up in the “done differently” group.
- Win Loss Best Practice Series: Four Ways to Eliminate Bias in Your Win Loss Analysis Surveys
- After the Customer Interview, Turn Feedback into Action
- The Compartmentalization of Competitive Intelligence in a Company
- Customers vs. Prospects: Aligning Customer Experience and Win Loss Analysis
- 3 Ways Successful Companies Use Win Loss Analysis