5 Key Aspects of Successful B2B SaaS Companies

Every successful fast-growing B2B SaaS company has to have a large TAM (Total Addressable Market). But there is more to the best of SaaS – based on what I’ve seen of the best companies where I’ve been on the executive teams including Veeam and Acronis: Exceptional Customer Experience (CX) –  Read More >

Best Practices for Effective Decision-Making (and My 6 Steps for Making Better Decisions)

Business managers/executives are hired for the primary reason to make good decisions.  But making good and smart decisions is very complex. Additionally, many business decisions can affect a lot of important things in the organization including people (and their families).  Good decision-making requires more than just critical thinking skills (analyzing  Read More >

Top Signs That You Must Troubleshoot Your Sales Strategy

Several times a year you must do a quick checkup and get a gauge on whether you need to rethink your Execution or troubleshoot your SaaS Sales Strategy. This is primarily about the “New Business” sales rather than Customer Success and existing business renewals or upsells & cross-sells – and  Read More >

The SaaS Sales Scaling Formula

A couple of years ago I presented at the annual Inside Sales – Sales Acceleration Summit about “The Science of Sales” (InsideSales.com posted the presentation on Slideshare). What I used to call the The Magic Sales Formula is the “SaaS Sales Formula”:   Here are my notes on the formula:    Read More >

Summary of the CHAMP Sales Methodology

CHAMP Sales Methodology It’s been 10+ years since I developed the CHAMP Selling System & the CHAMP sales methodology (and the CH.A.M.P.) qualification criteria that many SaaS sales leaders use.   The CHAMP Selling System – Intro Slides   What’s Different about the CHAMP Selling System First of all, CHAMP  Read More >

Use “Sales Systems” to Systematize & Operationalize Your Sales

If you aiming to build a “sales machine” that generates repeatable, predictable, scalable and sustainable revenue and growth, you need to first systematize your sales – i.e. you have to develop a System for yourself. Such system, just like coaches develop for their professional sports teams, in turn comprises several sub-systems and  Read More >