Better territory definition with ZIP code radius maps

on March 8, 2021

With every quarter comes the time to reflect: Did you sell in a way that matched the potential you had from leads and territories? Or did you fall short? Did you understand the best regions to target with sales efforts? As with eSpatial's mapping functions, no one should simply jump into a ZIP code radius map and expect to know how to make the most of it. Some perspective and preparation is necessary. Sales managers know that to maximize their sales reps' chances at success, they need to...

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Make the most of a custom map with pins in eSpatial

on February 24, 2021

Make the most of your pin map What is a pin map? What can you use custom pin markers for? How to create a custom map with pins in eSpatial Create your pin graphic Add your own icon Style with your new icon Every sales organization knows how important it is to have an accurate idea of certain metrics at any given moment. For instance, you may want to know: How much revenue is being brought in and are those gains in line with the weekly, monthly, quarterly or annual goals you’ve...

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How to create radius maps

on February 8, 2021

When plotting sales territories for your reps, it's important to look at the ground they cover. Imagine the number of customers in two different territories that are within 10 miles (16.1 kilometers) of the sales agent assigned to them. Maybe the first rep has many clients close by, while the second has too few in the same area. Restoring balance helps you avoid wasting resources. One of the best ways to do that is to create a radius map with eSpatial.

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Mapping for Rush Tourism

on February 2, 2021

Why Tourist maps? Tourist maps have been popular for decades. New visitors to a town or city can easily see what amenities are close by. City and nationwide tourist boards commission the creation of these type of maps to increase the level of trade and business in their area. Often the maps created are small, pocket-sized paper maps and they do the trick. However, interactive maps are becoming more and more popular.

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Six things every sales manager needs to do in 2021

on February 1, 2021

It's a new year, but 2021 – from an economic perspective – is likely to be almost as hectic and uncertain as 2020. With that in mind, it's critical that sales managers take the time to make concrete plans for the year ahead. This means taking time to think about the way things are now, while also looking forward to how things might change over the next few years.

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New release: Territory optimization just got smarter

on January 27, 2021

Last spring, we introduced a major new add-on: Territory Optimizer. This month, we 're launching a significant upgrade that will help you build or re-align your territories faster and with even better results. When done manually, territory management can be a painful process. We 've heard from sales operations leaders who fly all their regional sales managers to a hotel once a year, then spend an entire week re-working their territories. It 's long, tiresome and expensive. Worse, it doesn...

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Sales Territory Plan: A Step-by-Step Guide

on November 22, 2020

Creating a sales territory plan used to be a tedious and time-consuming process. But specialist territory mapping software for sales teams means it's now quick and easy. If you want to know more about sales territory planning keep reading. But if you're ready to get started, follow the links below and jump straight to our helpful four-step guide.

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Create a report that displays quarterly sales by territory

on October 13, 2020

Despite all the research highlighting the importance of long-term planning, most companies still run on 90-day reporting. The quarterly sales report is a business staple. But like every KPI or sales metric you track, there are sales reports and then there are sales reports. The difference often comes down to the data.

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Sales territory alignment software: 5 stats for sales managers

on October 9, 2020

Sales territory alignment software uses data to match your sales territories to your available resources, helping to improve sales performance by up to 30%. Since they work in a competitive field with high stakes, sales professionals thrive in a challenging, but rewarding, environment. Still, in order for a sales rep to do their job well, their sales manager has to set them up for success. A key consideration for every sales leader should be sales territory optimization. That means effective...

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10 Ways to improve sales rep performance

on September 29, 2020

Successful sales rep performance is a crucial element for any sales-based business, but achieving it is often easier said than done. Your sales team has to deal with uphill battles including difficulties connecting with prospects, changing customer needs, unpredictable market factors and struggles creating value during client outreach. And while old standbys like sales training and metrics tracking remain staples for improvement, there are some other strategies that can help you better...

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