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  • Report Make Omnichannel Real In B2B Commerce

    Business Case: The B2B eCommerce Playbook
    July 20, 2018 | John Bruno

    Disruption is turning B2B buying and selling on its head. Quick and efficient B2C buying journeys have reshaped B2B buyers' expectations. We've known for years that buyers prefer to self-serve, but...

  • Report The Forrester Tech Tide™: Sales And Customer Service Technologies, Q3 2018

    Eighteen Technologies Underpin Customer Engagement
    July 19, 2018 | Kate Leggett, John Bruno

    Delivering differentiated customer experiences is critical to firms' ability to win, serve, and retain customers. To accelerate their performance in sales and customer service, companies are...

  • Report Get Your B2B eCommerce Metrics Right

    Performance Management: The B2B eCommerce Playbook
    July 6, 2018 | John Bruno

    B2B companies face a daunting yet critical task: accurately measuring and reporting the impact that digital channels have on sales, service, loyalty, and operations. This report outlines how...

  • Report Make Your B2B Business A Digital Business

    Executive Overview: The B2B eCommerce Playbook
    June 29, 2018 | John Bruno

    New forms of digital customer engagement are transforming B2B businesses, forcing B2B digital business strategy professionals to fundamentally rethink how they go to market — from the customers...

  • Report Now Tech: B2B Commerce Suites, Q2 2018

    Forrester's Overview Of 18 B2B Commerce Suites Providers
    June 1, 2018 | John Bruno, Bruce Eppinger

    You can use B2B commerce suites to digitize buying and selling processes, provide convenient engagement for customers, personalize the buying experience, and uncover valuable customer insights. But...

  • Report Now Tech: B2C Commerce Suites, Q2 2018

    Tools And Technology: The Retail eCommerce Playbook
    June 1, 2018 | Bruce Eppinger, John Bruno

    You can use B2C commerce suites to deliver online shopping, brand engagement, and customer service. But to access these benefits, you'll first have to select from a diverse set of vendors — vendors...

  • Report Quantify The Business Value Of CRM

    Business Case: The CRM Playbook
    May 9, 2018 | Kate Leggett, John Bruno

    CRM initiatives must not only be technically sound but must also answer the question, "What will we get for our money?" This report describes how application development and delivery (AD&D)...

  • Report Mega Vendors Use AI To Change The CRM Game

    How Microsoft, Oracle, Salesforce, And SAP Leverage AI For Customer Engagement
    April 26, 2018 | John Bruno

    Artificial intelligence (AI) is now reaching a level of maturity where application development and delivery (AD&D) professionals can leverage its advancements to change the way their businesses...

  • Report Mapping The $9 Trillion US B2B Online Commerce Market

    Expect Shifting Channels For Goods And Lagging Use For Services
    April 13, 2018 | Andrew Bartels, John Bruno

    eBusiness and channel strategy professionals tend to focus on sales coming through the enterprise B2B website. But this is just one channel for B2B online commerce. CIOs need to support all the...

  • Report CRM Success Hinges On Effective Change Management

    Continuous Improvement: The CRM Playbook
    March 23, 2018 | John Bruno, Kate Leggett

    There's too much at stake for your CRM initiative to fail. CRM success depends on adoption, and failure results in underutilized investment and unmet business objectives that can put your revenue...

  • Report Use ACTIVE Strategies To Improve B2B eCommerce Execution

    Continuous Improvement: The B2B eCommerce Playbook
    March 23, 2018 | John Bruno

    B2B eCommerce leaders know that having a vision alone doesn't guarantee success. The devil is in the detail and the hard work associated with executing solid, actionable strategies. This report, a...

  • Report Define Your CRM Plan

    Strategic Plan: The CRM Playbook
    March 6, 2018 | Kate Leggett, John Bruno

    To avoid wasting time and effort on ill-conceived CRM initiatives, organizations should keep a laser focus on creating business value. Sound planning for CRM requires application development and...

  • Report The Definitive Technology Guide To Recurring Revenue Models

    Understand The Cluttered Landscape Of Technologies Claiming To Help You Manage Your Recurring Revenue Business
    March 6, 2018 | Lily Varon, John Bruno

    More firms are incorporating digital services or anything-as-a-service (XaaS) into their product portfolios. In response, business application vendors across a diverse range of categories are...

  • Report Benchmark Against Best Practices To Optimize CRM Performance

    Benchmarks: The CRM Playbook
    March 2, 2018 | Kate Leggett, John Bruno

    To succeed in the age of the customer, application development and delivery (AD&D) professionals who support CRM cannot afford failed technology initiatives. We surveyed 221 business and tech...

  • Report Measuring Up: Benchmarking Your B2B eCommerce Performance

    Benchmarks: The B2B eCommerce Playbook
    January 12, 2018 | John Bruno

    In the age of the customer, B2B companies must know where they're performing and underperforming with their clients. Once again, Forrester partnered with Internet Retailer to survey B2B digital...

  • Report How AI Will Transform Sales

    The Present And Future Of Artificial Intelligence In Sales
    December 18, 2017 | John Bruno

    Artificial intelligence (AI) innovations in sales are happening at an unprecedented pace. Instead of supplanting traditional sellers, AI will augment how they work and engage with their buyers,...

  • Report Next-Gen Tools Will Drive Your Digital Transformation In Sales

    Innovative Interfaces And Engagement Technologies Usher In A New Era In B2B Sales
    November 27, 2017 | John Bruno

    Every successful company in history has excelled at selling its product or service, but over time, differentiation has moved from the offering to the experience. Companies can no longer afford to...

  • Report Predictions 2018: Blended AI Will Disrupt Your Customer Service And Sales Strategy

    Prepare For Dips In Customer Satisfaction And Service Levels
    November 9, 2017 | Daniel Hong, Nick Barber, Ian Jacobs

    Artificial intelligence. All the craze. Application development and delivery (AD&D) professionals are on the frontline in learning how to use AI in customer service and sales. Whether that's...

  • Report Organize And Staff For B2B Digital Transformation

    Organization: The B2B eCommerce Playbook
    November 7, 2017 | John Bruno

    Today's B2B eCommerce organizations must balance executing on a digital strategy with transforming a business. Individually, each priority represents a difficult challenge. Combined, they represent...

  • Report Driving Customer Engagement With B2B Ratings And Reviews

    Processes: The B2B eCommerce Playbook
    November 7, 2017 | John Bruno

    Few B2B companies doubt the value of having ratings and reviews on their websites. But developing and offering any feature comes with a price. This report shows how B2B digital business...

  • Report Define The Right Metrics For Tracking CRM Success

    Performance Management: The CRM Playbook
    September 21, 2017 | John Bruno, Kate Leggett

    Defining the right metrics to track success and prompt corrective action is a critical best practice for getting more value out of customer relationship management (CRM) initiatives. This report...

  • Report Choose The Right CRM Solutions For Your Organization

    Tools And Technology: The CRM Playbook
    September 15, 2017 | John Bruno, Kate Leggett

    The CRM technology landscape is changing with the commoditization of core features, the rise of point solutions, the shift to software-as-a-service (SaaS) solutions, and the need to provide...

  • Report The Forrester Wave™: Sales Force Automation Solutions, Q2 2017

    June 27, 2017 | John Bruno

    In our 35-criteria evaluation of sales force automation (SFA) providers, we identified the 10 most significant ones — bpm'online, CRMNEXT, Infor, Microsoft, NetSuite, Oracle, Pegasystems,...

  • Report Stop Buying End-To-End CRM

    Evaluate CRM As An Ecosystem Instead
    May 3, 2017 | John Bruno, Kate Leggett

    Companies rely heavily on mature CRM suites to provide operational efficiencies as sales, marketing, and customer service organizations interact with customers. But with companies placing greater...

  • Report Prescriptive Advice: The Salesperson's Crystal Ball

    March 7, 2017 | John Bruno

    As B2B buyers continue to self-serve and conduct more research on their own, their expectations of salespeople continue to rise. To increase seller effectiveness and close the gap between buyers'...