5 Benefits of centralising your business data

5 Benefits of centralising your business dataBusinesses continue to collate more and more data. However, what is key to a company’s strategy is the successful interpretation and application of customer data. To get the best results, managing and maintaining key information requires a structured and well-planned strategy. But before you can analyse your findings, centralising your dispersed data via a single platform and by definition, creating ‘one single version of the truth’ is the first step on the road to data management success.

In this blog, we highlight 5 reasons why centralising data will enhance your business.

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Reaching Your Target Audience

Reaching Your Target AudienceYou’ve done it. You’ve created your own online business and have products or services to sell. Your website is up and running and easy to navigate, full of pictures of your products accompanied by detailed, engaging product descriptions. You’ve also checked that your shopping cart works. Yet, that might not be enough.

In today’s digital world, it`s necessary to define your strategy for business growth. You have to reach your target audience quickly or your website, along with your products, becomes lost in the sea of SERPs (Search Engine Result Pages). So, how do you do that?

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Identify your Profitable Customers to Increase Revenues

Identify your profitable customers to increase revenuesBusinesses today are spending thousands of dollars on getting new customers. While increasing your customer base certainly sounds great, many forget about retaining the existing customers. This strategy can cause a number of challenges because the probability of selling to an existing customer is actually much higher than to a new prospect.

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5 ways your company can become a customer magnet

5 ways your company can become a customer magnetLead generation is one of the primary focuses of any business, as it is the core element that leads to growth and drives revenues. Successful customer attraction relies heavily on the effectiveness of your product and, most importantly, how you sell it; therefore, leading businesses employ various growth strategies which revolve around customer acquisition.

Moreover, constant evolution of a business for sustainable success is only possible if entrepreneurs incorporate innovative marketing campaigns to increase their outreach and subsequently, their consumer base.

Traditional marketing yields results, however, the digitalization of every aspect of our lives requires innovative tactics that transform an average company into a customer magnet.

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Increase Your Referability by Being Helpful

Increase Your Referability by Being HelpfulAsking for referrals for many of us can feel awkward and unnatural. Too many times the focus is on the work recently completed or the products and services just purchased as a means to prompt the question “who else do you know?”. Doing a “good job” or implementing a “great strategy” and aligning the referral request to those outcomes is a clunky way to cultivate referrals.

An alternative view is to design an experience for the client that is so amazingly beautiful and deliberately [over-the-top] helpful that you don’t even need to ask, they feel compelled to share you. Almost as if the experience you intentionally designed for them cast a spell of urgency in their brain, causing an immediate feeling and sheer need to introduce you to their high-value contacts.

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Why Social Media Plays A Big Part In The New Customer Journey

Why Social Media Plays A Big Part In The New Customer JourneyWhat does the average person spend 2¼ hours a day doing? According to research from Globalwebindex, browsing social media. That equates to a huge 30% of online time. From a business perspective, that gives credence to the need to be seen online. Without social media presence or worse, with inactive accounts, you potentially harm your reputation and stop the customer journey in its tracks. Today, an active social media presence is taken as a sign of a sound, reliable brand.

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Building Ideal Buyer Personas

Building Ideal Buyer PersonasYou have identified your key target markets or customer groups through segmentation and your most profitable customers using CLV, you are now ideally placed to take the next step and define profiles or buyer personas.

These are fictional, generalised representations of your ideal customers, which can be used across all functions of your business, to help you attract and relate to your customers as real people rather than just numbers. The creation of personas was, at one time, only practiced by large corporates; however, as competition grows, it’s increasingly important to have targeted, relevant communications.

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8 Top Tips To Promote Your Business On Social Media

8 Top Tips To Promote Your Business On Social MediaThere’s no doubt that if you’re running a business online, you need to be promoting that business through social media. However, it can feel very overwhelming for small business owners. Where do you start? How do you use it? Here’s 8 tips that will help you promote your business and get more customers through social media.

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How to make the most of your startup marketing budget

How to make the most of your startup marketing budgetMoney is often tight in a startup – with 82% of initial funds usually coming from the business owner and their immediate network of friends and family. And when so many startups fail to make it past the first few years, every dollar spent counts!

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Catch and keep prospects

Catch and keep prospectsGrowing competition has forced businesses to become more and more creative in their attempts to capture the imagination of the buying audience. As imaginative as sales tactics are, they have revolved around one very simple principle: a strong promotional sales message with the aim of a prospect talking to a salesperson leading to a purchase.

Yet in recent times, the sales model has undergone a radical change. Customers have access to multiple sources of information to conduct their own research before they buy, rather than the traditional route of seeking advice from a brand’s sales team.

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