Boost your opportunities

Are your salespeople finding it difficult to compete in the current economy? Better sales tools could help them in a number of ways.

Better Sales Software Could Accelerate Sales Growth while Boosting Customer Retention

Businesses need to get sales, keep customers, and continually grow sales in order to succeed. That’s not always easy. Sometimes, sales reps focus more on existing relationship than anything because they lack the time and tools to be more proactive about prospecting. If you want your company to be able to continually boost your opportunities the right software tools, coupled with a corporate culture of continuous improvement can help you succeed. The right CRM tool could make it more feasible for salespeople to be proactive and nurturing with existing relationships and give them more time for prospecting activities, too. A good CRM tool helps people stay productive and organized.

Juggling New Prospects and Existing Accounts

Juggling clients and leads is a delicate balancing act but it’s a necessary thing in this day and age. Salespeople need to strive to have a solid understanding of every single deal in their pipeline. Not only does every contact with a client need to be logged but accurate and detailed sales reporting helps, too. Effective sales reporting helps salespeople figure out the next logical step with each account and helps them prioritize based on the low hanging fruit. Furthermore, sales reporting helps you boost your opportunities, too, by helping you figure out which strategies may work the best for closing deals and managing your sales funnel better. Leveraging the right tools and getting help with prioritization and organization can save salespeople time and effort. In order to get salespeople to adopt new processes and tools, the right incentives need to be in place. Sell the sales rep on the fact that new pipeline management techniques and tools can help them make more money in less time and this type of incentive can ensure that salespeople adopt your revised processes and help you achieve the ongoing growth you need.

Don’t Pick the Wrong Sales Software

How easy or difficult is it for your team(s) to analyze data today to help them make strategic planning decisions? If reporting is only good for upper management, the people who are customer-facing will have trouble achieving aggressive quotas. If you use a manual method or an outdated CRM software you’re making it almost impossible to boost your opportunities and retain customers. If you can gather information from historical data and deal tracking you can replicate successes, correct deficiencies, and cut down on activities that don’t bear fruit. Today’s sales applications need to fit into a salesperson’s working style. They need to be quick and easy, mobile-friendly, and up-to-date at all times. The right sales tool is logical and helps direct productivity while also making it easy to stay organized. No more lost opportunities and much less wasted efforts.

Base: A Powerful Intuitive Interface with Amazing Reporting Abilities

How does Base help you boost your opportunities and retain relationships you already have? It offers a visual sales funnel that’s easier to manage both for existing and new relationships. Robust reporting features and the ability to integrate with other tools as well as the mobile capabilities make it worth trying. Base gets top grades from salespeople for ease of use and an evolving list of features. It’s scalable, cloud-based, and platform independent. Try Base now and see how it can help you grow your sales and help your sales reps achieve success.

Josh Bean Published by Josh Bean Product Marketing Manager at Base

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