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Scaling the Revenue Engine — Chapter 20: Bottom Funnel

The bottom line is the bottom line. Deal or no deal? This chapter concerns the Bottom Funnel domain of the Bow Tie: It took a...
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Scaling the Revenue Engine — Chapter 19: Mid Funnel

At Mid Funnel, conversion is king. This chapter concerns the Mid Funnel domain of the Bow Tie: As always, Mid Funnel design varies by business...
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7 min read

Scaling the Revenue Engine — Chapter 18: Top of Funnel

At Top of Funnel, you tackle the total addressable market. This chapter concerns the Top of Funnel domain of the Bow Tie: At Top...
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10 min read

Scaling the Revenue Engine — Chapter 17: Organization Design

Performance is powered by people. Your revenue engine is a whole system comprised of all actions that occur across the Bow Tie (see image, below)....
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Scaling the Revenue Engine — Chapter 16: Messaging Schema

Message + method = momentum. When it comes to chasing revenue, CEOs often spend all their time in execution mode, without dedicating any time...
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Scaling the Revenue Engine — Chapter 15: Information Architecture

Information informs when architected intelligently. The revenue engine will cough and sputter, and may even blow a gasket if data does not flow friction-free...
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7 min read

Scaling the Revenue Engine — Chapter 14: Tools

Top teams tailor tools to the task. Tools are everywhere. In the revenue engine, there are marketing automation tools, sales automation tools, CRMs, customer success...
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11 min read

Scaling the Revenue Engine — Chapter 13: Financial Plan

Financial plans face facts and forecast accordingly. The financial plan is part of the Unit Economics / Financial Plan foundational layer in the Bow...
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3 min read

Scaling the Revenue Engine — Chapter 12: Unit Economics

Unicorns became unicorns via unit economics. Data-driven decision-making is key to a fit and trim revenue engine. Your metrics dashboard is your window into...
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Scaling the Revenue Engine — Chapter 11: Channel Architecture

Channel is critical: choose carefully. Channel strategy is a key component of your revenue engine, the final building block in the Mission / Strategy...
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10 min read

Scaling the Revenue Engine — Chapter 10: Prospect and Customer Journey

You win the jackpot when your journey becomes a jet stream.  You’ve defined your priority customer segments. Your team is clear on your target users,...
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3 min read