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...
Salesperson vs. Sales Leader Some sales leadership barriers to success certainly exist, but why do so many salespeople seem to lose all their common sense and sales expertise when they are promoted to sales leadership? Presumably they received the promotion because...read more
Need Strategies for Overcoming Sales Objections? Just about every sales training program includes a section on strategies for overcoming sales objections. It’s certainly smart to anticipate what obstacles buyers may throw in your path. But it would be even smarter if...read more
How to Increase Sales Faster What sales leader does not want to know how to increase sales faster? As it turns out, you have quite a few sales actions that create a very effective growth strategy. You need a sales strategy that will not only boost your sales in the...read more
More Effective Sales Training Role Plays Sales role plays have long been touted as an effective way to train salespeople in new sales skills and sales behaviors. Sales role plays done right can be enormously effective…the learners have an opportunity to test their...read more
Top Sellers Align with their Buyers Buyers have changed the way they buy. So, to be successful, sellers need to change the way they sell. Top solution sellers get in on the sales process far earlier than their underperforming peers and work in sync with their target...read more
Why the Future of Solution Sales is Anticipatory Sales Unless you are lucky enough to sell solutions for a company that has an unmatched solution in the marketplace that your target buyers cannot live without, you must count on your sales team to be part of what sets...read more