9 May 2016

How to Drive Top-Line Growth with Better PRM Technology

Eric Dukart
Posted in: B2B, Manufacturing, partnerDRIVEN, PRM, Salesforce, Technology

If you’re struggling with partner relationship management (PRM), you’re not alone. Many manufacturers face similar challenges when looking to drive top-line growth. So let’s talk about how technology can synchronize all of the moving parts and ensure that your PRM works for you and your partners.

7 Aug 2015

Intro 101: What Is AngularJS?

Chris Kulish
Posted in: AngularJS, Digital Experience, User Experience (UX), JavaScript, Technology, Web Development, Buyer Journey Optimization, Targeted Marketing Programs

AngularJS is a client-side framework developers can use to build web applications. Because it’s client-side, it runs in the web browser, not on the server, and is written in JavaScript. You can write entire web applications with it or smaller, reusable components that can be added to pages.

18 Jun 2015

5 Lessons I’ve Learned From User Experience

Craig Isakson
Posted in: Google, Marketing, Online Marketing, Search Engine Marketing, Technology, User Experience (UX), SEO, Buyer Journey Optimization

I have been around technology for a long time – just about as long as I can remember. Back when I started computing, the concept of user experience (UX) wasn’t even a thing. You knew the commands to tell your computer what to do. And if you didn’t know a specific one, you’d have a way of finding it. Soon after, graphical user interfaces (GUI) came to be, and UX became vital even before people really knew what to call it. Just like today, everybody was looking for the most pleasing way to present information – and trying to make every action a little easier.

17 Jun 2015

Context Matters: How to Engage Your Customers with Mobile

Craig Isakson
Posted in: Apps, IT, Online Marketing, Technology, Mobile, Technical Strategy

It’s safe to say that the customer is the lifeblood of any business. Without customers buying your products or using your services, your business would cease to exist. That’s why it’s so important to engage with your customers and provide them with personal journeys tailored to their personas. And the best way to start? Use the platform preferred most by your customers.

27 May 2015

How to Find the Right Partner for Data Integration

Terry Luschen
Posted in: Business, CRM, Data Integration, Internet, Partners, Technology, Technology Platforms, Technical Enablement, Technical Strategy

Choices can make us all feel like Goldilocks. One option is too big, another option is too small. Data integration can feel the same way. It’s hard to know what’s “just right” for your organization.

Wait – what exactly is data integration? It’s the combination of technical and business processes used to combine data from different sources into meaningful, valuable information. And it starts by defining where your data is coming from. Is the data in an existing database, spreadsheets or your CRM system? Are you picking the right data that is valuable enough to spend money moving it between systems? Which processes will get the job done?

There are a lot of questions involved.