Long Sales Cycle

What to Do If Your SaaS Business Has Long Sales Cycles

A long sales cycle can feel like agony for your SaaS business, but these long sales cycles are just a part of doing business and and closing bigger deals.

Brand Awareness

Why Is Brand Awareness Important and How Is It Measured?

Brand awareness is a key concept for driving business growth in your startup. We take a look at how to build it - and how to measure it.

Effective Meeting Strategies

Effective Meeting Strategies: 7 Tips to Conduct More Effective Meetings

In a startup, where staff is limited and time is of the essence, it’s important to make meetings as efficient as possible. Here are 7 tips for ensuring that your meetings are worth their time.

what is channel sales

What is Channel Sales and How is it Different Than Direct Sales?

In this article, we take a look at the difference between channel sales and direct sales strategy - and what to think about when you're launching your startup.

SaaS sales

An Intro to SaaS Sales: Sales Cycles, Commission Rates, Models, and Metrics

Thinking about launching your SaaS startup? Here's an introduction to the SaaS sales cycles, commission rates, models, and metrics you'll need to know about.

organizational silos in business

Silos and Turf Wars: An In-Depth Look Into the Causes of Organizational Silos

Now that we’ve covered what organizational silos are and why they exist, it’s time for a more in-depth analysis of the common causes of organizational silos.

blitzscaling book review

Book Review – Blitzscaling: The Lightning-Fast Path to Building Massively Valuable Companies

In this business book review, we look at Blitzscaling, in which authors Reid Hoffman and Chris Yeh discuss "The Lightning-Fast Path to Building Massively Valuable Companies."

what is a strategic alliance

What Is a Strategic Alliance and Should You Form a Horizontal or Vertical Alliance?

Forming a partnership with like-minded businesses is called a “strategic alliance," but what is a strategic alliance and what's the difference between horizontal and vertical alliance? We explain everything you need to know about such partnerships.