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Global Key Account Management in B2B

Global Key Account Management in B2B Medium-sized Businesses – Part Two

 
This article has been produced in cooperation with Interim Manger Ralf H. Komor.
 
Basics for a successful implementation of a Global Key Account management strategy in B2B medium-sized businesses.

The second part is fully dedicated to the implementation of a GAM strategy and what needs to be considered. What happened so far: The first part of our Global Key Account Management Strategy dealt with the specific tasks and goals of successful global management.

Based on four criteria, you can see whether an introduction is worthwhile for your own company. You also learned which of your accounts are suitable GAM candidates.
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Global Key Account Management in B2B

Global Key Account Management in B2B Medium-sized Businesses – Part 1

 
This article has been produced in cooperation with Interim Manger Ralf H. Komor.
 
Basics every Key Account Manager should know, for a successful introduction of a Global Key Account management strategy in B2B medium-sized business.

Customers are the ones driving the current trends in B2B sales, especially in the SME sector. This course owes to the fact that medium-sized businesses follow, in turn, their clients out into the world.

However, this creates a new situation for suppliers with numerous challenges: they need to adjust and negotiate different prices at country level, offer worldwide support, and need to adapt to the global procurement strategy of their customers. Furthermore, they should make the most significant possible profit from this auspicious situation.

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Trends im B2B Vertrieb 2020 und 2021

B2B-Trends 2020/21: The Top 6 in Sales

Whether digital platforms, AI or chatbots. In the future, B2B sales must deal with these six critical trends.

Experts guess every year what the next hot B2B trends will be. Artificial intelligence is on the main scenario now, for B2B sales and its future development potential.

We have looked at several studies and sources and have summarized the top six you should know now.

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How to set more realistic targets using predictive analytics

How to Set More-Realistic Sales Targets using Predictive Analytics

To replace the legendary Jack Welch as CEO, the General Electric (GE) Board had selected Jeffrey Immelt in November 2000. As he took the reins, Immelt set an ambitious sales target: “We believe that GE can grow two to three times faster than world gross domestic product, which translates to about 8 per cent sustained sales growth.”

To give you some perspective, the industrial segment of GE had grown 4 per cent historically.

Likewise, on December 4, 2003, Rockwell Automation announced that its board of directors had elected Keith Nosbusch as president and chief executive officer.

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B2B Customer Journey Management

How to improve your Customer Journey with Predictive Analytics in B2B

About Customer Journey Management in B2B and how Predictive Analytics can help.

Predictive analytics, customer-centric selling, and optimization of the customer journey (CJ) have long been part of everyday life in the B2C sector. In the B2B industry, things look somewhat different. First projects are starting, the theory has already been heard and understood – but there is still a lot of uncertainty regarding the concrete implementation.

That is no wonder. There are some fundamental differences between the B2C and B2B sector. For example, business customers often have higher expectations of the business relationship. It is more important for salespeople to build a personal relationship with their customers and to know their customers.

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