Bredin Report: How long does it take SMBs to buy?

SMB purchase timing: it’s not what you might think Each month, Bredin surveys 500 U.S. SMB principals in our shared-client survey the SMB Pulse. Recently, we asked SMBs how long it takes them to make a purchase decision in a wide range of product and service categories. The results may surprise you. SMBs make a

Bredin Report: What’s on SMBs’ 2020 shopping list?

SMB 2020 shopping priorities Each month, Bredin surveys 500 U.S. SMB principals in our shared-client survey the SMB Pulse. Recently, we asked SMBs what they plan to do or buy for their business this year. The one thing SMBs are most likely to pay for… …depends on their company size. For very small businesses (VSBs,

Bredin Report: Who has the ear of the SMB principal?

The Most Influential SMB Advisors Each month, Bredin surveys 500 U.S. SMB principals in our shared-client survey the SMB Pulse. We recently asked them to rank the importance of various advisors in learning about new products and services. There are some great learnings for your sales and marketing to this high-potential segment. SMB principals say

Bredin Report: What Expenses Keep SMBs Up at Night?

The Most Challenging SMB Expenses Each month, Bredin surveys 500 principals of U.S. SMBs in our shared-client survey the SMB Pulse. This month, we asked SMBs to rate how challenging each of the various costs of running a business are. There are some important insights for your sales and marketing to this high-potential segment. Costs

Bredin Report: What Keeps SMBs Up at Night?

SMB Business Challenges: A Shift in the Rankings Each month, Bredin surveys 500 principals of U.S. SMBs in our shared-client survey the SMB Pulse. This month, the results confirm some longstanding trends — and provide a few surprises, which speak to the outlook of SMBs and your opportunities to engage with and sell to them.

Bredin Report: What SMB Hiring Habits Reveal

Anyone marketing to the small and midsized business (SMB) market wants to understand how decisions are made. They also want to know who SMBs are buying from and what they want to buy. In Bredin’s recent research with 500 principals of U.S. SMBs, we uncovered some habits and preferences that matter to anyone marketing to