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The 3 biggest sales mistakes enterprise software companies make

The 3 biggest sales mistakes enterprise software companies make.

For early- to mid-stage B2B software and SaaS companies, selling in to the enterprise is hard. Getting a lot of enterprise customers to pay for your solution on a repeated and long-term basis without seeing your sales growth stall out at $15-25 million ARR?

That's really hard. Welcome to the challenging world of enterprise sales.

Companies like Salesforce, Workday, NetSuite and athenahealth found lasting B2B sales success and turned their companies into pillars of the enterprise SaaS ecosystem. But the majority of private enterprise companies still face this Mount Everest of a challenge.

Many factors can slow a company s B2B sales progress, including competitive challenges, timing issues and product deficiencies. Here are three big sales mistakes we see private enterprise software companies make: Mistake No. 1: Good product-market fit is not good enough.


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