Channel News

CompTIA ANZ November Community Meeting

Thursday, November 17, 2016

CompTIA ANZ recently held their 5th Channel Community Meeting in Sydney with enormous success.

The theme of the meeting was Sales and Marketing in The Channel and the line-up of key note speakers was second to none. They included the best-selling author and key note speaker Tony Hughes, B2B IT Marketing Specialist Melanie Unwin and the LinkedIn #1 Social Seller Mark McInnes. ...Read More

Lessons For MSPs From a "Free" Phone App

Tuesday, November 01, 2016

Author: Moheb Moses
I’m fascinated by some of the games available on phones nowadays (which is kind of interesting given that I don’t play them). But what I find interesting is not the game itself, but rather the business model behind how it makes money for its developers. 

One of my favourites is Candy Crush - a “free” game that was generating annual revenues of $1.8 Billion before it went public in 2014 for just over $7 Billion (yes, that’s Billion with a “B”). And while there may not be many Service Provider businesses that can ever hope to reach such dizzy heights, there are a few valuable lessons from Candy Crush that can be applied to any business with a subscriber base.
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Evaluating Underperforming Channel Partners

Wednesday, October 26, 2016

As a vendor, evaluating and addressing underperforming channel partners and distributors is an ongoing challenge. While the channel provides scale and reach that vendors can only obtain through the use of channel partners, it does mean that an element of control is lost when it comes to the ‘extended sales force’. ...Read More

Three Myths of The 67 Percent Statistic

Thursday, October 20, 2016

A large chunk of a buyer’s journey for any product or service is now completed online. The sales and marketing consultants Sirius Decisions recently completed some research that not only supports this statistic but also adds that this statistic is in fact true, no matter who the buyer is, be it a normal everyday consumer or a high level executive investing money in a solution for their business. This then raises the question, how does this effect sales engagement and marketing for products, solutions and services? ...Read More

Channel Enablement and Business Success

Monday, October 17, 2016

The benefits of channel enablement and training when it comes to the channel are clear and undisputed. The more your partners know about how to sell your solutions, the more success you and they will have. The problem is that, as a vendor, it can be very difficult to get your channel partners to complete training. They have so many vendors and solutions that they need to get across, how do you get them to focus on yours?  ...Read More

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