Reflections on 2013: Social Proof, Quota Killers, Failing CRM, and Recommendations

Smart Selling Tools

In all, there were 16 categories that honored thought-leaders; books, blogs and articles; software tools; and useful resources. For me personally, I was honored to get a Silver award for best Sales Blog Post of 2013.

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Book Review: The Gamification Revolution

Sales Benchmark Index

have brought software solutions to market recently. If I was to offer any constructive criticism it would be this. A few weeks ago I got an email from a client telling me “ You have to read this book.” This client, Hi Leva of Clear Channel, has a good eye so I paid attention.

Why Are You In Sales? – Sales eXchange 200

The Pipeline

Others stated a number of different career plans, some very specific, marketing, finance, construction, software design, and more. The same department pegs the number of lawyers at under 1 million, and software developers (systems and applications) also under 1 million.

Why Your Focus on Quota is Killing Revenue Growth

Smart Selling Tools

The more elaborate “magical” tricks make use of smoke and mirrors not unlike how some people construct forecasts. As President of Smart Selling Tools , she consults with many of the top sales productivity software vendors as well as end-user organizations looking to select the right tools.

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Please Stop the Ongoing Insanity in Bank Sales Training

Increase Sales

In many cases the participants need development and do not repetitive training that is usually poorly constructed and poorly delivered from the onset. She is recognized as one of the Top 25 Sales Influencers in 2013 by Open View Sales Labs and can be reached at 219.759.5601 CST.

Avoid Maybe Purgatory: Turn Maybes into Small Yeses

Smart Selling Tools

‘ To “ooch” is to construct small experiments to test one’s hypothesis. As President of Smart Selling Tools , she consults with many of the top sales productivity software vendors as well as end-user organizations looking to select the right tools.

Why Sales People’s Product Demo’s Suck and What to Do About it!

A Sales Guy

Product demos and trials seem to be the thing these days, especially in the world of SaaS (Software as a Service). In other words demos and trials need to be constructed as a way to demonstrate how your solution will solve their specific problems now!

Your Sales Management Guru - Untitled Article

Your Sales Management Guru

This blog is made up of Quotes from a book: Demonstrating to Win , if you demonstrate any product, especially software, this book is a must read. They want to understand how software features they can relate to can add to their company’s bottom line. Demonstrating to Win! Best Quotes

Sales Training Article about Ignoring Evolution

Customer Centric Selling

A new approach was needed to sell the 4th generation of ERP software than was used to sell a company''s initial MRP system 30 years prior. The cost/square foot is less for new construction than renovating older homes. Sales Training Article: Ignoring Evolution.

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December 12, 2013 by Samantha Stallard. December 11, 2013 by Samantha Stallard. December 10, 2013 by Victor Martinez. December 10, 2013 by Christian Nahas. Patrick loves all things construction. December 5, 2013 by Samantha Stallard. 2013 Salesfusion.

If Hunter-Farmer Fails: What Next?

Sales Benchmark Index

Here is their success story and an invitation to learn more best practices from SBI's “ Make the Number 2013 Tour.”. a provider of software to simplify and improve business operations and customer communications. Deighton said, “Picture a person with sleeves rolled up, wearing a construction helmet with blueprint in hand listening intently to a customer.”. Turnover is a fierce headwind for leaders of Sales and HR. It is impossible to outrun the drag of vacant territories.

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The insider’s guide to choosing the best CRM for your sales organization

OnePageCRM

A CRM or Customer Relationship Management tool is software used by sales and marketing teams to track the interactions you’ve made with your contacts and customers, and manage follow-ups. The CRM software market is expected to grow to a $36.5 But at the core, nearly all CRM software have the below features in common. It is easy to buy software for your business. Low user adoption is one of the biggest (and expensive) reasons why software fails in an organisation.

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Choosing the best CRM for sales [Insider’s guide]

OnePageCRM

A sales CRM or Customer Relationship Management tool is software used by sales and marketing teams to track the interactions you’ve made with your contacts and customers, and manage follow-ups. The sales CRM software market is expected to grow to a $36.5 But at the core, nearly all CRM software have the below features in common. It is easy to buy software for your business. The expenses include the cost of software, hardware, installation and administration.

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