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
If you are coming from a very light weight Cloud CRM application (e.g. CRM On Demand) where users could only have a single role and functional privileges, data security authorizations specified in wizard based role console, Oracle Sales Cloud’s security framework could look daunting. Oracle Sales Cloud security framework has Duty Roles, Abstract Roles, Job … Continue reading Getting started with Oracle Sales Cloud Security
Sales representatives and sales managers can create sales campaigns for reaching out to contacts within their territories. Using sales campaigns, they invite contacts to an event or inform them about a product launch. Using a guided process, they can select recipients, use email templates, launch campaigns, monitor responses and take actions. A great stride forward … Continue reading Build email, blast and manage responses from Oracle Sales Cloud
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 ?
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
Oracle Sales Cloud puts the modern sales professionals ahead of the game with tools that helps drive the sales processes of the future. Mobility Oracle Sales Mobile helps sales executives and sales operations increase sales revenue, improve CRM usage, find more leads, sell smarter, and provide real-time data in the field. Oracle Sales Mobile supports … Continue reading Oracle Sales Cloud: Enabling Modern Selling
The way customers buy has changed. It doesn’t matter which product or service you sell, your customers have changed their expectations and purchase process already. Whether you are prepared for it or not, they expect you to interact in a different level when making any sales communications. For example, when a sales person speaks … Continue reading Why Oracle Sales Cloud?
Marketing budget, leads generated, deals closed, sales credits. These are the terms normally heard when we talk about Marketing & Sales teams and their contribution towards revenue generation. It’s very important to break down sales & marketing silos for a revenue generating business and co-existence. At times we see marketing complaining about low lead conversion … Continue reading Aligning Sales and Marketing with Oracle Eloqua and Oracle Sales Cloud
People spend hours and hours on social media conversations every week. What do they do exactly? Not even 10% of the people actually participate in these conversations, among those, only 1% create content. All others are simply scanning the content and that’s where the time goes. If someone is spending an hour on social media … Continue reading Social Big Data for Enhanced Customer Experience