It’s easy to lose sight of the forest for the trees when embarking on lead nurturing initiatives. Research suggests that even Top Performing B2B marketers struggle to fully leverage nurture marketing tactics to capture revenue across the entire marketing and sales cycle. But, Top Performers do reveal some interesting best practices with respect to nurture marketing strategy. In the first half of 2013, Gleanster surveyed over 800 B2B marketers to uncover how Top Performing companies achieve an average of 300% higher YoY growth in revenue, double digit click-through rates, and predictable quantities of sales accepted leads on a quarterly basis. Here are five lead nurturing best practices that Top Performers have a propensity to leverage; tactics that should probably go on your nurture marketing to-do checklist.