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Recently BAO and the Predictive Index (PI) teamed up to analyze the world of business development - from hiring to training and everything that goes into the day-to-day management of a business development team.
137. That’s the number of dials it takes to secure a single meeting with a cybersecurity decision-maker. An increasingly crowded market, it’s understandable that the number of calls needed to secure a meeting in cybersecurity is 19% higher than other tech solutions.
Marketing and sales teams’ success relies heavily on the leads they generate, qualify and subsequently close. However, at several points along the sales cycle, the issue of lead quality can cause the two to be at odds.
"Inside sales is a critical function, but most orgs don’t believe that these teams are optimized." That's why BAO recently conducted a market research study of inside sales leaders at high tech companies to better understand their team’s roles and responsibilities.
Made up of 19,000+ companies the mid-market is large, fragmented & frequently misunderstood. But it’s a target market with an abundance of high growth companies that have a myriad of tech challenges & active initiatives.