Thu.Sep 21, 2017

Push and Pull In Sales

The Pipeline

By Tibor Shanto – tibor.shanto@sellbetter.ca. Picture an weighty, rectangular object, placed in the middle square of nine squares; your task is to move the object to another square on the grid, a square other than the one you found it in.

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Can Women in Sales Overcome Unconscious Bias in High-Tech?

No More Cold Calling

Women in sales have everything they need to succeed. Daily headlines remind us that unconscious bias exists in its most virulent form. We know bias is there, but we can’t confront it until it’s stated and proven.

How to Organize Your Sales Force to Generate More Revenue

Sales Benchmark Index

Article Corporate Strategy Sales Strategy

Alert Subscriptions – A Magic 8 Ball for Outbound Sales Development

DiscoverOrg Sales

If only you’d invested in Bitcoin six years ago. If only you had known where Amazon stock was headed. There’s no Magic 8 Ball for investing, but new tools are making the world of B2B sales development a whole lot more predictable. There’s something very sexy under the hood of DiscoverOrg, and it’s solving a quintessential outbound sales development problem: Knowing when to act. It’s one thing to recognize buying signals from a customer.

Moving the Sales Performance Bell Curve

A blueprint for turning average performers into top reps.

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The 5 Stages of Sales Management

Openview

Anytime someone moves into a new role, there is an adjustment period to figure out how to be effective. When that transition is from an individual contributor to manager, that adjustment can be even more jarring.

Reduce Labor, Increase Sales

The Sales Leader

Do more: it’s an expectation imposed on sales reps constantly. Every year, quotas go up, KPIs get revised and the number of people that need to be served keeps climbing.

Leadership And Empathy

Partners in Excellence

Surprisingly, one of the characteristics I see too many managers lacking is empathy. One would think otherwise, after all, most sales managers have been sales people at some point in their career.

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Sales Management Software: Don’t Forget CPQ!

Cincom Smart Selling

Sales management software tools cover a vast amount of functional territory. The sales management process involves many things that are not directly tied to selling. Complex organizations often require sales managers to oversee many mundane tasks and processes that support the organization itself but offer little in return in the form of increased sales, shorter closing times or happier customers.

What Is Sales Enablement and Why Should I Care?

Sales enablement is not really a new concept; it has been around for over 10 years. However, understanding the full application of sales enablement is a very different thing.

Keep saying the same thing over and over. (And make sure everyone else does, too.)

Ingage

Photo by Teemu Paananen on Unsplash. When I left Apple to join Scrollmotion, the software company where I am now CEO, I left a lot of things behind. But one thing I brought with me--very intentionally--was the Apple obsession with consistent messaging.

Sales Management Software: Don’t Forget CPQ!

Cincom Smart Selling

Sales management software tools cover a vast amount of functional territory. The sales management process involves many things that are not directly tied to selling. Complex organizations often require sales managers to oversee many mundane tasks and processes that support the organization itself but offer little in return in the form of increased sales, shorter closing times or happier customers.