This tri-blog series delves into the need, challenges, requisites and approaches to implementing an effective global segmentation & targeting (S&T) strategy. The upside of a standardized S&T strategy has been discussed in detail in the first blog of this series. This second blog focusses on the components of a global S&T strategy needed for its success and dives into some best practices for implementation.
The tri-blog series delves into the need, challenges, and approaches to implementing an effective global segmentation & targeting strategy. The first part of the blog discusses the inherent challenges and why companies need a standardized approach and its benefits.
Continuing our blog series examining a ‘year in the life’ of Sales Strategy and Operations . This time of the year (late spring, early summer) marks the classic sales force sizing season. Why now? Many executives engage in the strategic planning and/or anticipate next year’s budgeting process, which is why this is a perfect time to take a fresh look at the overall sales force investment.