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Oracle Enters Content Marketing Race With Compendium Purchase
Industry News
Written by Brian Anderson, Associate Editor   
Thursday, 17 October 2013 15:33

Oracle Compendium LOGOSOracle announced that it has closed a deal to acquire Compendium, a cloud-based content marketing vendor. Experts say the combination of Oracle Eloqua Marketing Cloud and Compendium highlights the rising prominence of content marketing and the need to automate content delivery across all channels.

“Oracle’s acquisition of Compendium further solidifies their dedication to modern marketing and will complement their existing Eloqua marketing cloud nicely,” noted Justin Lowe, VP of Marketing at Couch & Associates, in a statement to Demand Gen Report.

Influitive Unveils New B2B Referral Solution
Demand Generation Strategies
Thursday, 17 October 2013 07:54

influitive logoInfluitive announced the launch of Influitive Referrals, a B2B referral solution designed to help marketers generate more sales-ready leads from customers and partners.

Influitive Referrals, which is integrated with Salesforce and LinkedIn, can suggest potential referral names from your advocate’s social networks.

Infographic: SEO Gives Your Event Lasting Value
Rich Media
Wednesday, 16 October 2013 11:10

Adding SEO to your promotional strategy can give your one-time event greater longevity and a lasting return. This infographic from BKV, a digital marketer firm, outlines the steps to maximizing your on-line or off-line event.

Marketers Eye Tighter CRM Integration To Improve Buyer Insights
Data Management
Written by Glenn Taylor, Associate Editor   
Wednesday, 16 October 2013 08:42

CRM shutterstock 143518591CRM systems have long been the hub of sales activity, but they are becoming an increasingly important tool for marketers.

The evolution of CRM platforms has coincided with the integration of sales and marketing teams, in which marketers are playing a larger role throughout the sales cycle. In addition to generating leads, marketers are being tasked with ensuring those leads result in sales, and the CRM remains the central source of sales activity.

Brainshark On-Demand Integrates With Salesforce Identity
Industry News
Tuesday, 15 October 2013 09:17

Salesforce Brainshark LogosBrainshark, a provider of cloud-based business presentations software and solutions, announced that its Brainshark On-Demand application has been integrated with Salesforce Identity to enable access through a single sign-on.

Access to Salesforce and Brainshark through one log-in screen makes it convenient for users to access their apps while also allowing administrators an easier way to manage access across multiple apps, Brainshark officials noted.

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The Human Touch Is Key To The Success Of Your Sales Organization

By Jamie Anderson, SAP

JamieAnderson SAP 2015Selling today is complex, and it’s no secret that the B2B buyer is king. They are digitally connected, socially networked and well informed. At the same time these empowered buyers are inundated with aggressive pitches, irrelevant sales exchanges and the fear that they aren't making good purchasing decisions. It can’t be that bad, though, right?

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