5 Sales Resolutions for 2016

Sales and Marketing

Here are five resolutions sales leaders and their teams can make – and tips for accomplishing them – to drive better performance in 2016 and beyond. Issue Date: 2016-01-13. Author: Mike Kunkle, senior director of sales enablement, Brainshark.

Most Popular Article of 2016

Inside Sales Training

It’s not surprise, then, that the most popular article I wrote in 2016 is one that gives you, the front line sales rep, a proven way to overcome some of the resistance you face each and every time you pick up the phone to make a cold call.

2016’s Top 5 Sales Focused Blogs

DiscoverOrg Sales

Below is our curated list of top posts from 2016: 1.) The Evolving Risks and Roles of CISOs in 2016. During 2016, CISOs at Fortune 500 companies invested billions in risk mitigation programs, cyber-attack technologies, and more.

By: The Best Sales Training Content in 2016 - Viddler Blog

John Barrows

[…] The Filling The Funnel Blog […

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Who Helped Me the Most in 2016 - George Richardson A Gentleman's Gentleman

Increase Sales

One of my colleagues, Jim Keenan, wrote a blog posting about who helped him the most in 2016. Keenan shared his posting with me and it got me thinking, truly thinking, that deep, dive down to your guts type of thinking of who helped me the most in 2016.

The Evolving Risks and Roles of CISOs in 2016

DiscoverOrg Sales

In CISOs Identify the Biggest Security Challenges as They Enter 2016 , Security Current sheds light on the top-of-mind issues affecting CISOs today. Many issues that Chief Information Security Officers faced in 2015 will carry into 2016.

Sales training for meeting buyers’ expectations in 2016

Sales Training Connection

2016 Sales Momentum, LLC. Recent years have seen a tremendous disruption in how customers buy. And if buyers change how they buy – salespeople need to change how they sell.

Dreamforce Sales Summit 2016

The Sales Leader

I’m so excited to be presenting at the upcoming Dreamforce. Make sure you join me and the rest of the amazing line up of speakers at the Sales Summit on October 4th.

Why You Need To Hire A Coach In 2016

Steven Rosen

If you want to improve your career satisfaction and opportunities in 2016, let a coach lead the way. By: William Arruda. Originally Posted: Forbes.com Dec. 4, 2014. Do you have a coach? If not, you could be limiting your career success.

By: Best Sales Blogs - The Top 10 Sales Blogs You Must Follow in 2016 - Klenty | Sales Playbook

John Barrows

[…] to industry giants such as Salesforce, Marketo, Box, Dropbox etc, follow Filling the Funnel blog by John Barrows for advise and guidance on how to become a better sales leader. John’s […

2016 offsite trends: it’s all about personalization and sharing

Sales and Marketing

Teaser: The IMEX Group, which operates the most notable meetings and events expos each year in Frankfurt and Las Vegas, released its short list of trends and buzzwords for business in 2016. The IMEX Group, which operates the most notable meetings and events expos each year in Frankfurt and Las Vegas, released its short list of trends and buzzwords for business in 2016. Issue Date: 2016-01-01. Author: Paul Nolan.

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How to Improve Your 2016 Real Estate Marketing Messages

Increase Sales

For those selling their homes, they receive a plethora of real estate marketing messages. Sometimes these direct mail campaigns can last for a week or several months. Here is one recent direct mail piece I received. Overall this direct mail postcard had a few pluses, but far more negatives.

Are You Attending Dreamforce Sales Summit 2016?

The Sales Leader

Dreamforce Sales Summit is just a couple weeks away! Tickets for the event are sold out, but if you’re going to be attending, I encourage you to join me for my session.

Five Takeaways from Digital Growth Conference 2016

Score More Sales

This week I attended the Digital Growth Conference (#DigitalGrowthCon) in San Francisco put on by Sales for Life. I tend to be critical of conferences because they take dozens, hundreds, or even thousands of people away from work and it is important that they add value for those who attend.

Is Instagram Poised to Become 2016’s Marketing Resource of the Year? Part 1

Increase Sales

Thanks to a handful of recent developments 2016 is Instagram’s year to emerge as a top-tier platform for professionals promoters. Are you on Instagram yet?

How to Use Your Business Data Better in 2016 Part 1

Increase Sales

In 2016, I have decided to share this business data with you respective to downloads (quarterly) and blog postings (monthly). Finally, may 2016 be a year filled with incredible peace and abundance to you and yours.

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It's Coming Sooner Than You Think - 5 Keys to Prepare Your Sales Force for the Recession

Understanding the Sales Force

sales pipeline Closing Sales sales effectiveness long sales cycle sales win rates recession of 2016You remember the last recession - the great recession - right? I remember that in November of 2008 the business stopped coming in as if someone had turned off the faucet.

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STAR Results (Solutions That Achieve Results Inc.) Releases Global 2016 STAR Sales Manager Report

Steven Rosen

announces the release of its 2016 STAR Sales Manager Report which captures the opinions and perceptions from sales executives and leaders around the world on key skills and development priorities for sales managers. TORONTO, CANADA — Star Solutions That Achieve Results, Inc.

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2016’s Most Prospected Companies By State

DiscoverOrg Sales

The Most Prospected To Companies” By State During the 2nd Half of 2016. No matter our company or our role, I think I can safely say we ALL receive numerous prospecting emails and calls every day.

How to Use Your Business Data Better in 2016 – Part 2

Increase Sales

Ignoring business data especially when it provides additional clarity as to your marketing results and more importantly what changes are required is foolhardy. For solo entrepreneurs to SMB owners, marketing data is critical to further the attraction factor and building relationships.

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Is Instagram Poised to Become 2016’s Marketing Resource of the Year? Part 2

Increase Sales

Odds & Ends for Users. There are a few other minor tweaks to the Instagram platform that were recently added or I think would be beneficial. The app’s Explore tab has been going through a metamorphosis as the developers seek ways to better surface content for users.

Why You Need To Hire A Coach In 2016

Steven Rosen

Why You Need To Hire A Coach In 2016. If you want to improve your career satisfaction and opportunities in 2016, let a coach lead the way. The post Why You Need To Hire A Coach In 2016 appeared first on Star Results. By: William Arruda. Originally Posted: Forbes.com Dec. 4, 2014.

Top 10 Sales Blog Posts of 2016

Performance Sales and Training

You voted with your mouse on what sales issues mattered to you this year, so in case you missed them or want to re-read, here are your favorite Top 10 Sales Blog Posts from 2016! The post Top 10 Sales Blog Posts of 2016 appeared first on Julie Hansen | Performance Sales and Training.

Why You Need To Hire A Coach In 2016

Steven Rosen

Why You Need To Hire A Coach In 2016. If you want to improve your career satisfaction and opportunities in 2016, let a coach lead the way. The post Why You Need To Hire A Coach In 2016 appeared first on Star Results. By: William Arruda. Originally Posted: Forbes.com Dec. 4, 2014.

Travel Log: June 2016

The Sales Leader

The summer season has kicked in and airports are busier than ever it seems. Arrive early and be prepared to wait, especially if you are not TSA pre!

2016 Marketing Predictions Start to Unfold

Salesfusion

As we approach the end of the first quarter, it’s exciting to see some of the 2016 marketing predictions and trends from the top B2B marketers—including what our own CMO, Malinda Wilkinson shared—start to unfold.

Bits And Pieces — October 1, 2016

Partners in Excellence

Related Posts: Bits And Pieces — March 19, 2016 Bits And Pieces, March 12, 2016 Bits And Pieces—June 5, 2016 Bits And Pieces — August 20, 2016 Sales, Marketing, Big Data, and Stories. Here are a few things I’m learning, reading, and watching. What I’m Studying : I’ve become fascinated with conversationbots. They have the potential of changing the way we work and interact.

10 Questions You Need to Ask to Ensure a GREAT 2016

The Sales Hunter

Your 2016 will be better for it! Now — not later — is the time to sit down with pen and paper and thoroughly answer the below questions honestly. What did I change in my sales process this past year and what do I need to change going forward? Do I know how […].

The Hottest Sales Conference in 2016

A Sales Guy

If a sales conference is determined by its speakers, then it’s hard to argue that SalesMachine Summit 16 won’t be the hottest sales conference of the year. Check out this lineup; Seth Godin , Arianna Huffington , Simon Sinek , Gary Vaynerchuck , Billy Beane, and more.

Who Helped Me the Most in 2016? — Chris Brogan That’s Who!

A Sales Guy

in 2016. The objective is to identify the person that had the greatest effect on your personal or professional life in 2016 and thank them publicly by answering these questions. WHAT DID THIS PERSON HELP YOU ACCOMPLISHMENT OR ACHIEVE IN 2016? FILL IN THE BLANK: I WOULD YOU LIKE TO SEE “BLANK” SHARE WHO HAD THE MOST IMPACT IN HIS OR HER LIFE IN 2016. With this said, here’s the person who had the greatest impact on my 2016.

Is It 2016 Already? #BBSradio #podcast

The Pipeline

By Tibor Shanto – tibor.shanto@sellbetter.ca . As we head to the finish line 0f 2015, there is a tendency among many in sales to maximize their “closing” activities.

The Sales Force Awakens

MTD Sales Training

I hope you had a fantastic Christmas and welcome to 2016! Sales Motivation Sales Planning 2016 sales planner 2016 sales targetsIf you’re like me, I have been champing at the bit to get back! Working in sales can take its toll over the year so I always use the. [[ This is a content summary only. Visit my website for full links, other content, and more! ]].

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Planning for 2016? Do This First.

The Sales Leader

I’m sure you’re already thinking ahead to 2016. Wow – we’re already in December. It’s hard to believe that we’re in the final month of the year already. Time flies, doesn’t it?!

Bits and Pieces — July 30, 2016

Partners in Excellence

Related Posts: Bits And Pieces — June 25, 2016 Bits And Pieces—June 5, 2016 Bits And Pieces, March 12, 2016 My Favorite Sales Books Bits And Pieces — March 19, 2016. It’s been a while since I’ve published this random collection of thoughts.

How These 7 Steps Will Increase Sales in 2016

Increase Sales

With the New Year of 2016 just 5 days away, now is the time to begin to increase sales. Actually much of this probably should have been started 30 to 90 days ago, but there is still time to make 2016 far better than 2015.

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Bits And Pieces, March 12, 2016

Partners in Excellence

I’ve decided to start a new feature on the blog called Bits And Pieces. I’ll publish it on Friday evening’s or Saturday morning–hopefully weekly.

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The Secrets to Scalable Growth: How DiscoverOrg Crushed 2016

DiscoverOrg Sales

So…How Did 2016 Turn Out? One of the biggest changes we made in 2016 for our own sales team was building “DiscoverOrg for DiscoverOrg”. So, we started 2016 off by building our new Sales Dataset. During 2016, we continued to deliver on that commitment.

Leaders Listen Up! Don’t Miss Sales Machine 2016!

The Sales Hunter

Who do you listen to? Who do you look to for new insights and ideas? One of the things I enjoy most is being able to meet with and listen to great thought leaders. With a big portion of my time spent speaking at conferences, I have a unique opportunity to connect with some […]. Blog leadership Professional Selling Skills sales leader sales leadership

OpenSymmetry Releases 2016 SPM Vendor Guide

OpenSymmetry

The 2016 SPM Vendor Guide is an information resource that provides organizations an introduction to the leading suppliers of Sales Performance Management systems and solutions. The post OpenSymmetry Releases 2016 SPM Vendor Guide appeared first on OS Blog.

Bits And Pieces — August 20, 2016

Partners in Excellence

Related Posts: Bits And Pieces—June 5, 2016 Bits And Pieces — June 25, 2016 Get Smart, Do Good! Here are some of the things on my mind this week: Current Reading: Team of Teams, New Rules of Engagement For A Complex World , McChrystal, Collins, Silverman, Fussell: I believe managing/dealing with complexity is one of the most profound issues facing leaders of all types in today’s world.