The premier thought leaders in business today all seem to agree that the B2B sales paradigm has shifted and sales organizations need to re-evaluate their go-to-market strategies and sales processes if they are to succeed in meeting their growth objectives. Below are links to some recent research I found.
Gartner: "The Future of Sales Is More Digitally Supported, Customer-Focused and Strategically Aligned"
Key Quote: “Business unit and strategy leaders must better enable their sellers with skills that drive customer value. A targeted focus and tighter alignment with digital marketing initiatives and new buyer journeys can create a competitive advantage.” – Tiffani Bova