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We want to hear from you about territory optimization

Author image - Heather McLeanby Heather McLean on
Optimized territories fill gaps and center points

Building sales territories based on data, rather than gut instinct, is hugely valuable. According to the Harvard Business Review, just optimizing your territories can increase your sales revenue by 2-7%. With that much on the line, you can't afford to be guessing when it comes to sales territories. Even when you know how important it is, sometimes building territories is a pain. It can take weeks to create a full set of balanced territories. That's why the eSpatial team has...

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How to map customer satisfaction survey results

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A map of survey results showing customer satisfaction

Have you ever wondered why certain areas perform better than others? This is a key question for any business, and figuring out the answer can help you take your results to the next level. If you're plagued by these issues, there's one place to start: mapping customer survey results. Customer satisfaction surveys are an important tool for improving your business. You can collect valuable information simply by asking, "Are you happy with our service or product?" Viewing responses on a map will help you target...

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Area Mapping in Sales: 3 Ways It Can Help You Win More Deals

Author image - Heather McLeanby Heather McLean on
A sales area map of the US

As a sales leader, you're always looking for the advantage, but there's a secret weapon you may not have thought about yet: area mapping in sales. Imagine this. You're sitting down to a game of chess. You know that you and your opponent are evenly matched in skill, so you're feeling confident.  But wait, there's a catch. You sit down and someone hands you a blindfold. Your opponent gets to see the board and the pieces, but you're playing in...

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Increase Outside Sales with Effective Territory Management

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A clear territory map to help with effective territory management

Effective territory management is a problem most sales leaders, sales operations leaders and sales analysts agonize over. However, when you manage territories well, you can increase revenue and transform outside sales team efficiency. We hear from a lot of leaders who say their sales and service team members don't fully understand their territories. This gap in understanding leads to lost opportunities. But using a territory builder and realigning sales territories can result in a 2-7% increase in your sales. In...

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Washington teen creates online Covid-19 and learn from home resource

Author image - Heather McLeanby Heather McLean on
Break chain

Schools may be closed, but one Washington teen wants to educate her peers about Covid-19. Durga Nair, 15, built her own website to teach people about Covid-19 and how each person can help to stop its spread. The Sammamish, Washington resident first came up with the idea for on March 18. "My motivation for creating the site was really seeing or hearing about my friends and peers hanging out together after school was cancelled," Durga said. "The whole point...

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Preparing home care agencies to make fast decisions

Author image - Heather McLeanby Heather McLean on
Coverage map to help balance home care provider workloads

As COVID-19 spreads, frontline health care workers are increasingly stretched thin. While much of the focus has been on hospital staff, home care workers are another essential service that still need to visit patients. About 12 million patients in the US, in fact. And as people return home to recover after a serious illness, they may also need additional home support. While facing this crunch, home care companies need to maximize their resources. In such a fluid situation, they also...

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How to Map Employee Locations

by Barry Marron on
Employee map

Asking where your employees are located is a bit like asking where your children are right now. Sure, you have a general sense, but can you tell definitively? In most cases a general sense is plenty, but as you grow to become a larger organization it can become more difficult to maintain a perspective. All of this becomes more important when faced with a decision or crisis. Perhaps you need to plan a new office location or monitor travel due...

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The complete guide to fixing a broken sales process

Author image - Ronan Kilroyby Ronan Kilroy on

Having worked with hundreds of sales leaders and thousands of salespeople, there’s a definite problem holding them back: Unclear or non-existent sales process. This leads to a lot of challenges, but sales leader don’t always make the connection between these problems and their broken sales process. When you clearly define a sales process, many of the challenges your sales team faces will start to evaporate. How do I know if I have a sales process problem? Every week, we hear...

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Why Your Field Salespeople Are Always Busy, But Missing Their Targets

Author image - Gillian McCarthyby Gillian McCarthy on
Missing sales targets feature image

There is nothing more frustrating as a sales manager or a salesperson than missing targets, especially when you know you and your team are working hard. So how do you figure out what's going wrong? Analyze sales activity There are only so many hours in a day for a salesperson to sell, and you'll want to make sure that they're getting the most from their time. If you use a CRM system, you should be able to run a report...

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Strategic Planning for Sales Territories: Creating a Roadmap for the Future

Author image - Heather McLeanby Heather McLean on
Value balanced territories ft

In a recent blog, we looked at how eSpatial's new Territory Manager can be used for operational scenario planning. Our hypothetical regional sales manager had to quickly cover a territory after a sales rep left the company. Now we'll look at how Territory Manager can be used for long-term strategic planning. Territory Manager allows you to save multiple versions of your territories. This is helpful during strategic planning because you can easily share them with key stakeholders, giving everyone the...

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Sales Capacity Planning: Are You Getting the Most Out of Your Sales Team?

Author image - Heather McLeanby Heather McLean on
sales capacity planning

It's a business death knell: "But we've always done it this way!" Getting stuck in a rut is bad for business, especially when it comes to your sales team. Just because you've had five sales reps in a region for years doesn't mean it's the ideal number. That's why you need a sales capacity model. If you haven't reviewed your sales territories recently, business activity may have drastically changed. And if your sales reps have too many accounts or leads to follow...

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4 Steps For Onboarding a Field Sales Rep

A manager’s guide

by Barry Marron on
A sales manager using eSpatial to onboard a new field sales rep

Added a new member to your field sales team? Read on to learn how you can get them up and running more quickly. Starting a new field sales job is tough. Like other sales roles, you need to get to know a new team, new market offering, and a new sales story. But in field sales, you also need to get to know a new territory with a new set of established accounts and leads. So what can the sales...

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Make smarter, faster decisions with scenario planning in eSpatial’s Territory Manager

Author image - Heather McLeanby Heather McLean on
A person using eSpatial's Territory Manager for strategic planning.

Keeping your territories up to date is critical to running a smooth and efficient business. So when you need to make a change, you want solid data to help you make smart decisions. That's where eSpatial's new Territory Manager can help. When you're updating sales, service or franchise territories, you probably have a lot of "what if" questions. What if you split a territory in two? What if you move a few ZIP codes from one territory to another? Without...

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Why Should I Care About Territory Management?

Author image - Gillian McCarthyby Gillian McCarthy on
Woman confused about managing territories

Territory management is a crucial element of a successful sales or service team. Ensuring your customers have coverage and your field reps have a manageable workload reduces lost sales and resource wastage. In this blog post, we’re going to look at why you should care about territory management for your business. Good territory management helps you to: Save money and increase sales by optimizing resources Give sales reps the best chance at success Delight your customers with efficient service Onboard...

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