If you’re in the manufacturing industry your customers buying journey can easily become complex. The amount of time and consideration dedicated to these investments is critical to your organization and your channel partners. Partner Relationship Management helps improve the communication between companies and their channel partners.
Whew, what a process, but you finally got that new partner signed up. You’ve done a lot of prospecting, been on many phone calls along with demonstrations, testing and negotiation. Regardless, it was time well spent as the dotted line got signed. Now, you can sit back and watch the sales roll in.
Getting your organization to shift to a partner-centric management mindset will require a change in the way you train your team to interact with partners. When selling aligns with your partner-centric management philosophy, your partner programs are bound to succeed.
Today, one in four US companies don’t know if they’re prepared to meet GDPR compliance standards, which are set to take effect in May of this year. These new security rules affect any business that stores data on EU citizens, even if the company is based in the US.
It’s no surprise the manufacturing industry has one of the most complex selling models. With a rapidly changing sales environment, keeping up with the times in the current market can make it difficult to maintain a competitive edge. We’ve discovered a few trends to revolutionize your manufacturing sales and increase revenue growth.