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Why Channel Partners Don’t Use Market Development Funds

Have you ever wondered why most partners don’t use market development funds? Our research shows as much as 60% of market development funds are not used each quarter. In this video, we look at a number of reasons for this phenomenon, including partners’ short-term focus, lack of digital marketing expertise, insufficient resources and vendors’ failure to provide tools and marketing concierge services. We also discuss four key steps vendors can take to drive usage rates up.

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Centric DXB

Centric is a full service 360° digital agency with in-house capability of branding, creative design, content, technology, implementation and marketing. We partner with brands to formulate their digital media strategy and provide end-to-end digital marketing solutions to help them achieve their communication goals.

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2023 Channel Partner Event Recap - San Francisco, CA

video | May 23, 2023

We welcomed Channel Partners to our San Francisco office for a Channel Partner Summit in late April during RSA week. Hear from current partners on why and what they like about working with OPSWAT and our integrated IT/OT platform. The OPSWAT Channel Partner Program is designed for VARs, MSPs, systems integrators, and other security resellers who are looking to expand their offerings to help companies protect their critical infrastructure. The program is flexible and offers options to meet the needs of a wide range of businesses. We support partnerships across a wide range of industries, around the world....

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Knox: Introducing the Samsung Knox Partner Program

video | May 26, 2023

The Knox Partner Program drives added value for Business Solution Providers, Managed Service Providers (MSP), and Resellers by connecting you directly to Samsung Knox. By offering the right support across development, marketing, and sales and giving you the ability to effectively secure, manage and deploy customer devices, the Knox Partner Program will differentiate and elevate your business....

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Unlocking Success: Omnichannel Strategies for 2023

video | May 22, 2023

Omnichannel marketing is a comprehensive approach that aims to provide a seamless and integrated customer experience across multiple channels and touchpoints. It involves creating a unified strategy that aligns various marketing channels, such as websites, mobile apps, social media platforms, physical stores, and customer support, to deliver a consistent and personalized message to the target audience....

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Channel Ecosystem 6 - Partner Business Planning

video | March 9, 2023

Most Channel Sales professionals are dismissive when we discuss the importance of business planning with their partners. Many people think it's elementary but very few actually conduct their annual and quarterly business planning sessions religiously. Even more concerning to me, as a former Partner Executive, is that very few Channel Sales professionals are able to speak the partners language of Gross Profit (GP) when discussing the business plans with their partners. Connecting your value proposition to your partners GP targets is the key to effective business planning which drives partner mindshare and investment!...

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Centric DXB

Centric is a full service 360° digital agency with in-house capability of branding, creative design, content, technology, implementation and marketing. We partner with brands to formulate their digital media strategy and provide end-to-end digital marketing solutions to help them achieve their communication goals.

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