The retail landscape is increasingly dominated by stores. But the headlong rise of e-commerce has put extreme pressure on retailers to become more efficient, and to justify their bricks and mortar existence to customers. Retailers are recognizing that traditional retail needs to be retooled and their key differentiator could be that employee standing in the … Continue reading Incentive Compensation in Retail Industry
Shouldn't Quote management be a part of the CRM solution itself? This is a classic question we hear from our customers very often. They are really puzzled when we tell them that an opportunity, to some extent, is the CRM's final touch point. Once an opportunity is won, it is assumed that it gets converted … Continue reading Quote Management – Quote Simple. Quote Smart
The Partner Relationship Management (PRM) component of Oracle Sales Cloud focuses on process automation between companies (brand owners) and channel partners. It allows companies to coordinate business planning activities, share information, conduct commerce across the channel. Processes, Objects, and Roles are various setup considerations for Sales Cloud PRM. This article shall provide required inputs for … Continue reading Oracle Sales Cloud Partner Relationship Management (PRM) – Configuration considerations
Once upon time... Huh! don't worry am not going to tell a long story. It's my anecdote. We have a lots of unintelligible data. For e.g, so many people are visiting Landing pages but don't know, from which source they are coming? we are equally spending money across all the networks(Social Media, Google Adwords, Webinars, … Continue reading Stop Traditional Marketing…. It’s time for Modern Marketing! #oow14
Oracle Sales Cloud has prebuilt dashboards tailored for all sales roles. Sales Analytics allows users to track Pipeline Strength, Actuals against Quota and Sales Team Performance in a single view. Dashboard reports allow users to navigate from a summary view to more detailed report and users could even further drill down to record level information. … Continue reading How to Best Utilize Oracle Sales Cloud Analytics ?
Let’s start with channel, today we got numerous channels i.e. voice, emails, web, fax, texts and many more including social media and to be very honest out of these, web and social media are very hot right now and gaining popularity. Yes it would be absolutely right to say that we are dealing with … Continue reading Oracle Service Cloud Cross-Channel Contact Center Overview and Roadmap
Customer Service is one of the areas that is rapidly changing and companies are thriving to cope up with the customer needs. Day by Day, every company is trying to setup a benchmark for their customer service but realizing after a moment that the expectation has already gone up - the best analogy is … Continue reading Can Oracle Service Cloud cope up with the modern customer service needs?
So what does it take to give an accurate forecasting? For an organization, it’s important that the sales rep achieve their numbers (the one they predicted). It’s known fact that underachieving is dangerous. It is equally true, though may not be agreed upon that overachieving (with higher margin) is equally dangerous. Though we can applaud, … Continue reading Driving Sales by Leveraging Analytics with Oracle Sales Cloud
Customer experience is a term getting prominence in the previous few years, thanks to the changed expectations from customers who started demanding from organizations. This meant the driving seat was getting changed to customers instead of organizations. This soft affected all parts of a company such as sales, presales, design, production, quality control, marketing, commerce … Continue reading Introduction to Oracle Customer Experience Offerings