Sales Development Team: Most Important Sales Process Innovation in 10 Years

Kyle Porter shared Craig Rosenberg’s great new post The Sales Development Team: A Proven Framework for Success. Sales development became popular after Predictable Revenue hit the startup circuit a couple years ago. Now that I’ve seen sales development teams in action at several companies, I believe it’s the most important sales process innovation in the last 10 years. Here…

Startup Review: CallRail

Back in February 2012 I was at Startup Riot Atlanta and had a chance to hear Atlanta-based CallRail pitch their phone call tracking, recording, and analytics software. At the time, I didn’t pay too much attention to it as I was heads-down focused on Pardot. Well, fast forward a couple years and CallRail is one of the top…

Gall’s Law and Startups

Business of Software has a great video up by Des Traynor, co-founder of Intercom, where he talks about why Product Strategy is About Saying No. A couple minutes into the video, he cites Gall’s Law, which is critical for anyone in the startup field: Gall’s Law A complex system that works is invariably found to…