Best Practices Videos

Video – Why Channel Partners Don’t Use Market Development Funds (MDF)

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.