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Everything You Need to Know About Payment Gateways

Imagine you run a brick-and-mortar store and a customer comes into the shop and wants to pay for a product. But, they don’t have any cash and would like to pay with a credit card. To accept the customer’s payment, you’ll need a payment gateway, or point of sale (POS) terminal to obtain payment information by card or mobile device. If you can’t accept...

7 Valuable Sales Training Techniques, According to Real Sales Leaders

Most salespeople aren't born ready to take on the field — with no need for guidance or insight. That's why leaders need to leverage effective sales training techniques to set reps on the right course and facilitate their professional growth. But training sales reps can be every bit as challenging as it is necessary — so to help you navigate the process,...

Business Acumen Interview Questions: What They Are & How to Answer Them

Every interviewer wants to get a pulse on who you are and how well you'll fit within their organization — but they also understand you won't do too much for them if you don't have the hard skills for a job. That's why many job-seekers find themselves answering something known as business acumen interview questions. But what does that term mean? And...

SaaS Revenue Model: How to Adopt One to Boost Recurring Revenue

The SaaS revenue model offers massive potential for businesses — with the right approach. Given the ongoing nature of software-as-a-service (SaaS) investments and support, it’s possible for companies to turn initial sales into continual revenue streams that both boost customer satisfaction and pave the way for sustained success. But. This...

30 Key Interview Questions and Answers for Sales Operations Role

A sales operator works to enable your salespeople to focus on selling. Therefore, hiring the right person for the role is crucial, as such a hire will handle ‘backend’ stuff like lead management, data analysis, process optimization, and even sales strategy. Several organizations realize the importance of this role. However, they have difficulty finding...

Best Partner Relationship Management (PRM) Apps to Manage Partner Programs at Scale

There’s no way to build a company alone. In the same way that founders could never reach their goals without sales, marketing, customer support, R&D, and HR teams, one company standing alone won’t get half as far as one that invests deeply in connecting with other companies in its space. That’s why savvy companies invest in partnership teams...

How B2B Commerce Businesses Can Accept International Payments

If you’re not already taking advantage of digital payments, it’s a promising untapped opportunity that's accessible to most online businesses — and B2B businesses should invest now. E-commerce (accepting virtual payments) has already grown significantly among B2C brands, and the digital payment market is predicted to more than double by 2026, growing...

Payment Links: How to Use Them + Best Pay Link Providers

Raise your hand if you’ve ever gotten a bill, and then had to dig through the company’s website just to find out how or where to pay it. Imagine if you could just teleport straight to the payment screen, with all the purchase details already filled in. That’s exactly what payment links do. If you’re a customer wondering if you can trust a payment...

How to Improve Your Sales Strategy With a B2B Sales Process

You wouldn't try to cook a new meal without a recipe or drive to a new city without a map, and your business shouldn't try to convert leads without a sales process. A B2B sales process is a detailed outline of repeatable steps that guides your sales team. Having a sales process for your business will help focus your sales strategy and keep your sales...

How to Run a Team Effectiveness Assessment [Questionnaire]

As a manager, ensuring your team is working as effectively as possible should always be a — if not the — main priority for you. That's why you need to find ways to maintain a pulse on your employees' ongoing performance.One way to get there is by conducting a team effectiveness assessment — a questionnaire-guided audit that can give you some perspective...

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