How AI Will Change Enterprise Sales

Cien Featured on Emissary.io Cien was featured along with Salesforce and Conversica on Emissary, the world’s first sales intelligence network. Emissary mentions Cien’s Global Study on the Future of Sales. In this study, we found that 88% of sales professionals expect artificial intelligence (AI) to make their jobs easier in the next 10 years, not render […]

Rob Käll on Salesforce’s Quotable Podcast

“How do you define sales productivity in your organization? Is it to automate a task and move a deal along the pipeline more quickly? Or is it to add value based on what you are given versus what you produce?”- Rob Käll   Cien’s CEO and co-founder, Rob Käll joined Kevin Micalizzi on Salesforce’s Quotable […]

The New AI-Based CRM Data Service on the Block

The holy grail for a lot of sales and operations executives is to understand the semantic and contextual meaning of their CRM data. Cien’s Data Enhancement Services were recently featured in CRM Buyer. The service enhances and standardizes Salesforce data at a scale that was previously impossible. Cien’s Data Enhancement Services are for companies that aren’t ready […]

Sales Tips: 3 Sales Productivity Traps to Avoid

While selling has never been easy, it hasn’t become harder either. Selling has become a more refined process where efficiency is key. Increasing sales productivity requires operational awareness of the quality of leads generated from marketing as well as the productivity of individual salespeople. With artificial intelligence (AI), your business can understand the deeper dynamics […]

Cien Featured on Verdict AI

Cien is pleased to be featured in Verdict AI‘s Startup Report as a company to look out for. Verdict AI’s report suggests that Cien is set to disrupt the world of sales. Other AI startups Deep Eye and BotStar are predicted to disrupt the world of digital advertising and customer service, respectively.   Cien was recognized as the edge that […]

Cien Introduces Data Enhancement Services

CRM data quality is a huge problem for most organizations. I am very pleased that we can now offer CRM data enhancement as a stand-alone service. -Rob Käll, CEO Cien launched its new Data Enhancement Services for Salesforce customers.  These services complement Cien’s sales productivity app by augmenting incomplete CRM data enable more effective planing, […]

How Is AI Changing CRM?

CRM is a great tool, but it often fails to consider the softer side of sales management and the complexities of the sales process. With the aid of predictive models that take all factors into account, sales leaders gain a more precise picture of the state of their sales force and pipeline, which helps them […]

Cien Helps Businesses Deal with Messy CRM Data Using AI

Appoints CRM expert Matt Rodgers to Strategic Advisory Board and launches Data Enhancement Services to augment CRM data. DALLAS, May 24, 2018 Cien Inc, the leading provider of AI-powered sales productivity solutions, today launched its Data Enhancement Services to help companies clean up and, more significantly, augment their CRM data for more effective planning, analysis, […]

Use this App and it’s AI to Improve your Sales

“The app, which is currently available for Salesforce.com customers, takes into account human and behavioral elements to detect problems and predict outcomes for sales leaders.” – Dallas Business Journal Cien was recently featured on the front page of the Dallas Business Journal. Co-founders Margot Carter and Rob Käll joined Cien COO Lisa Cook to discuss […]

Using Data to Improve Sales Performance

Improving sales productivity is the ultimate medicine for your business. – Rob Käll, CEO and co-founder of Cien Cien’s CEO and co-founder, Rob Käll talks with Mike Conner and Mike Simmons hosts of the Catalyst Sales Podcast with Mike and Mike. This podcast helps audiences learn what works in sales, how to improve your skills and increase your […]

Cien Appoints COO and Closes New Financing Round

Sales Productivity Company Raises New Financing Round and Appoints Lisa Cook to Chief Operating Officer to run customer operations out of Dallas, TX   Dallas, TX and Miami, FL, Feb. 21, 2018// General Distribution // Cien Inc, the leading provider of AI-powered sales productivity solutions, announces the appointment of industry veteran Lisa Cook as Chief Operating Officer. […]

Interview with Rob Käll: Measure What Matters

Sales Leaders Must Measure What Matters   The podcast version of this interview is available on Barbara Giamanco’s podcast The Razor’s Edge. Barbara Giamanco, an internationally recognized author and Top 25 Influential Leader, interviews Rob Käll, CEO of Cien on the impact artificial intelligence is having on the sales process.   Barbara Giamanco: Rob Käll […]