Anand Shah

Adapting Enterprise Sales in a Brave New World

Two weeks ago, your world likely looked very different than it does today. Your business was different. Your pipeline was different. You were probably feeling much more secure. Is it possible to

Economic Downturn

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Enterprise Sales

Alex Barrett

Are you prioritizing the right accounts?

A data-driven approach to account prioritization can help you use your time effectively to hit – and exceed – your quota. In enterprise sales a crucial – and often underrated – skill

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There is no anonymity in the shoe department. Within a minute of walking in at least three people will offer you help. A good shoe sales rep doesn’t know whether you intend

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Executive Insights

Rebecca White

Databook Exec Insights: Vinay Dhawan, VP of IT

Today we’re launching a new blog series called Databook Exec Insights, where we interview executives involved in buying or selling complex products, solutions and services. We’re pleased to welcome a friend of

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Enterprise selling or complex selling requires that you understand the customer problem, use knowledge to help guide the customer’s discovery, and leverage earned trust to develop commitment and relationships.

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The customer journey begins with with an executive initiative that results in a business problem. The buy-cycle begins when a decision maker empowers a buyer to find a solution. The sales cycle

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Customer Journey

Rebecca White

Enterprise Sales and the Customer Journey

The enterprise customer journey is often misunderstood, and the effect on enterprise sales can be massive. Any opacity regarding this process undermines the success of every rep in your organization. In this

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Lack of insight during discovery throttles enterprise customer value—for your customer and for you. Get ahead of your buyer to help them understand their true problem and their best solution.

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Enterprise selling is similar to skyscraper construction. Architects, Engineers and Designers plan; Project Managers, Contractors and Sub-Contractors build; and Managers and Tenants use.

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As we build Databook, we often find inspiration from outside the world of enterprise sales. One recent example came as I was reading Black Edge, a gripping account by Sheelah Kolhatkar of

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Enterprise Sales is like Poker and Investing. You’re working with limited visibility, and to win, you require an edge that’s informational, analytical, or behavioral.

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From carrier pigeons to ticker-tape machines to machine learning, investors always look for their informational edge. Enterprise Sales is no different.

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This is the second of four posts looking at how the ‘edges’ that investors develop to trade successfully can be a useful source of inspiration for sales technology that helps enterprise sales

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Announcements

Anand Shah and Alex Barrett

$5M Seed Funding Announcement

Today marks a big day for Databook as we are thrilled to announce that we’ve raised $5m in seed funding from a group of investors. The round was led by Josh Stein

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The far-reaching impacts of COVID-19 have us facing many unprecedented circumstances, but one thing we have successfully endured in years past is the bear market. It’s important that we take some time

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Two weeks ago, your world likely looked very different than it does today. Your business was different. Your pipeline was different. You were probably feeling much more secure. Is it possible to

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White Paper

Jim Christen

C-Suite Engagement

How Elite Sellers Engage Executives to Exceed Quotas Every Year. Presented by Jim Christen, COO, Databook

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