I recently attended to a cocktail event for manufacturers. Among other subjects, we discussed about the free trade agreement with Europe which is to come into effect within two years. Will your company take advantage of this new trading environment? Will European companies move here to nibble on our export shares in the United States?… Read More
Which Canadian manufacturing, IT or service company has not, at some point in time, had intentions to export to our neighbors down south? Before taking on the US Apart from the regulatory and logistical questions,difficulties often come from a flawed game plan, the choice of tactics that are not specific enough or an average execution without sales… Read More
56% of the respondents to our most recent study on the marketing activities of IT companies in B2B in Quebec (coming in November 2014) indicate that they launch a new product or service once a year. The risk of failure hangs over all of them and often, it is not because of their offer, but because of the execution of the launch.
The Canadian Anti-Spam Law C-28(CASL) has been announced a while ago but most companies have just sent out their email about consent. It was shortly before July 1st, the date the law came into effect. Have you noticed that some of these emails came from organizations that have acquired your contact information by purchasing lists… Read More
Who has never heard of the sales funnel? Who in sales doesn’t use one? Entrepreneurs should use this tool to preview sales and revenues but how many of them neglect this fantastic tool to generate forecasts? Here are some friendly reminders coming from everyday situations. Updating opportunities The moment I get involved in a sales… Read More
It is common for B2B companies to introduce new products, services or innovations in the market which answer a business problem. The sale of such a novelty often goes through the technical decision-maker, which, with some additional effort, will win over the economic decision-maker. Although essential in the sales or purchase process, several other stakeholders… Read More