A Downturn is Coming at Some PointPundits tell us that, like the next earthquake, an economic recession is inevitable and on its way. The good news is that for both disasters, natural and economic, the right preparation can minimize the negative effects. ...
Access to Executive Decision Makers One of the first steps in any sales process is getting a meeting with your target buyer. Most sales strategies try to go as high in a company as you can, but it is becoming more and more difficult to gain access to executive...read more
Meet Sales Quota? More than Half Don't According to Salesforce’s latest annual State of Sales report, 57% of sales reps miss quota and only 16% expect to exceed quota. Something’s not working right. What’s Going On? We have worked with over 15,000 reps in...read more
Sales Negotiating Tips to Deal with Jerks How do you effectively handle people at the negotiating table who are aggressive, intimidating jerks? Most of us are familiar with a proven sales negotiation strategy that aims for a win-win when the two sides are reasonable...read more
Sales Productivity Has your team gotten into bad sales habits? Is your sales team performing at its peak? Are your reps missing quota despite complaining about how hard they are working? If so, it’s your job as sales leader to get your team back on the right track....read more
Boost Sales Training EffectivenessBoost sales training effectiveness because sales training is nowhere near as effective as it should be. In fact, the probability of training alone having a tangible business impact is slim. This is why: based upon measuring over 800...read more
Sales Traps that Are Most Likely to Decrease Your Sales PotentialThere are many sales traps that will hinder your performance. The most experienced and highest performing sales reps know how to avoid the top sales traps. Unfortunately, too many consultative sellers...read more