Thu.Oct 17, 2019

Who is Your Sales Superstar?

Anthony Cole Training

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Ease Compliance Woes with Better Data Management Processes

Sales and Marketing Management

Author: Ben Thoren This past May marked the one-year anniversary of Europe’s General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR), a data privacy regulation that has had a significant impact on the way enterprises process and store personal data.

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Sales Process and Why So Many Salespeople Lose Their Way

Understanding the Sales Force

Last night I was on Interstate 90, the MassPike, driving home from the airport in a wind-driven rainstorm. It was so bad I couldn't see the white lines that divide the three lanes nor could I see the Jersey barriers dividing the eastbound from the westbound traffic.

Prospecting Dress Rehearsal and Warm-ups

The Pipeline

By Tibor Shanto. Some may not like to say it, but there is a lot of theater in sales. Sometimes drama, sometimes comedy, at times tragic, but sales is a performance art. Once you accept that, it becomes easier to accept some of the up-front work, rehearsal and more that goes into a successful sale.

Successful Social Selling Best Practices Guide

This best practices guide focuses on helping you organize, harness and capitalize on the information, buying signals and qualified prospects identifying themselves to you online every single day.

How to Successfully Prospect Enterprise Clients

Smart Selling Tools

How to Successfully Prospect Enterprise Clients. REGISTER NOW. WHEN: FRIDAY, 10/25 AT 8AM PT. Key Takeaways from the Webinar: Strategies to win at enterprise sales prospecting. How to prospect C-level executives for effective ABM closure rates?

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What’s the Difference Between Brand Positioning and Brand Messaging?


So you’ve decided to become a marketer. Welcome to the club! Before you get your swag though, we have one simple request: explain the difference between brand positioning and messaging. product marketing

The step-by-step guide to building an effective sales strategy

Zendesk Sell

In construction, it’s impossible to erect a building if you don’t have one critical document — a blueprint. Steel frames, power tools, and a team of builders are all important elements, but they’re useless if you don’t have a document to guide the process.

Best Sales Operations Conferences in 2020


With the majority of 2019 already in the rearview mirror, it’s time to start planning 2020. Thanks to the major advancements in sales technology over the past few years, one of the most important components […].

Swimming upstream: how Proposify went from selling self serve deals to working with enterprise clients with CEO Kyle Racki

Predictable Revenue

Enterprise deals are tough, long, and require a robust product to compete. Find out how Proposify went from selling self serve deals to working with enterprise clients.

Sales Training Playbook by Lessonl

A step-by-step guide for building a comprehensive training playbook for your sales team.

Helpful Ideas on How Not to Fear Your Clients

Anthony Iannarino

It is vital that you respect your client. But it is equally important that you don’t fear your clients—or your prospects.

How Sept 11th Transformed Me And My Career w/ Jim Donovan (Bonus Episode)

?? 9/11 was a time everyone in the U.S. would never forget, and was a day that changed lives forever. In this Sales Secrets Episode, sales exec Jim Donovan talks about how 9/11 changed him.

How Xactly's Prior Payment Processing (PPP) Improves Payroll


Prior period adjustments complicate payroll for companies. Discover how Xactly Incent's automated Prior Period Processing (PPP) helps improve your efficiency. Incentive Compensation Revenue Recognition (ASC 606

5 Steps to Boost Your Sales Success Rate by 250%

criteria for success

Looking to boost your sales success rate? Well - if you're not, you probably don't work in sales! Why do 70%+ of businesses fail? What causes your employees to fail to meet their objectives? Why are your salespeople missing quota?

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Fulfilling Today's (Changing) eLearning Needs

Speaker: Bryan Marriott, President, P1 Learning

eLearning cannot be a “one size fits all” proposition. It’s not enough to post 1,000+ courses and leave training up to chance. Join Bryan Marriott, President of P1 Learning, as he walks through the process of identifying learner needs, and then delivering training that specifically addresses those needs – in a short, effective, and entertaining manner.

It’s Too Simple

Selling Energy

Simple Payback Period (SPP) is a metric that all too many prospects are tempted to use when deciding whether or not to fund an expense-reducing capital project. As many of you already know, I am not a big fan of SPP. In most cases, it’s far too simple a tool to evaluate proposed projects accurately.

The Radical Shift in Learning: How to Learn in Today’s Data Overwhelm


In the world I was born into, people went to school in the traditional way. During that time, you were asked what you wanted to be one day. You went to elementary, middle school, high school and university. You learned a profession, and you worked in that profession most of your life.

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Funnel Radio Line-up October 17

Sales Lead Management Association

Starting at 9 am Pac Line up includes these guests on our podcasts streaming - Denis Champagne, Tzeitel Hviland, Mark Coronna, David Keane, Kyla O'Connell, Kristin Roberts [link] to listen live or go to the post for individual links to the shows. The Best B2B line-up for at-work listeners.

Cultural Difference in Business


About Rhett Power: Rhett Power co-founded Wild Creations in 2007 and quickly built the startup toy company into one of the fastest-growing businesses in South Carolina and now he travels the globe speaking about entrepreneurship and management.

4 Steps to Developing Your Customer Care Strategy

The quality of a customer care strategy can make or break a company, but simply resolving a customer service issue or complaint is no longer enough. Learn the 4 steps that address the major points you need to consider when building a customer care roadmap.

What Is Status Quo Bias in Sales and Marketing?

Corporate Visions

The post What Is Status Quo Bias in Sales and Marketing? by Anton Rius appeared first on Corporate Visions. What Is Status Quo Bias? Status Quo Bias is defined as a person’s innate preference for not doing something different from what they’re doing today.

?? The Mentalist Talks Persuasion


‘Mentalist,’ according to Gilian Gork, is a marketing term. A mentalist is anyone who does something for the mind. It involves a lot of psychology, reading and influencing people, and nonverbal communication.

Real Sales Plays: How to Make $100k in One Month with Outbound Sales

Sales Hacker

Real Sales Plays is a Sales Hacker series featuring real salespeople sharing their playbook for achieving amazing results. Today, we feature Lee Constantine, Head of Growth at Publishizer, a one-of-a-kind publishing platform that is revolutionizing the way publishing and technology come together.

?? Sales Process


The sales process gets talked about a lot, but people in the organization often don’t fully understand it and struggle with the concept. Using a sales process can be so beneficial for a company, and lead to great success for salespeople.

Sales Training That Gets Results – With or Without Classroom ILT

Speaker: Mike Kunkle, VP Sales Enablement Services, SPASIGMA

Most sales ILT (instructor-led training) has historically not been very effective, if we consider “effective” to mean “changes behavior, improves results, or produces a ROI.” In this webinar, sales enablement expert Mike Kunkle will break down how modern technology removes the need for ILT in sales training - and will also explain how to effectively integrate ILT into your modern training, if you want to continue using it!

5 Traits Great Sales Leaders Have In Common


By Steve Jensen. 4 min read. What sets great sales leaders apart from their less effective peers? What habits and personality traits make them different? Exceptional sales leaders share a number of traits that make them great, and each trait can be cultivated to enhance leadership skills and become more effective. Empathy. Although this trait has taken on new importance in the workplace, it has always been a key differentiator between managers and leaders.

What the Challenger Sale Gets Wrong about Customer Relationships

Miller Heiman Group

The Challenger Sale—popularized in 2011 by the book of the same name—posits that consultative selling is dead. Instead, it recommends that sellers use friction to aggressively take control of buyer conversations and drive results. While this approach can generate net-new business, its approach contradicts a key concept that research has proven: in uncertain economic times , the best way to grow your sales organization is to invest in deepening customer relationships.

How Sept 11th Transformed Me And My Career w/ Jim Donovan (Bonus Episode)

? ?. 9/11 was a time everyone in the U.S. would never forget, and was a day that changed lives forever. In this Sales Secrets Episode, sales exec Jim Donovan talks about how 9/11 changed him. RELATED: Why Being An Inside Sales Professional Is A Great Career Choice (Part 1). In this article: What Happened on September 11. The First Plane. Going Down to Ground Zero. When the Towers Fell. The Final Days in New York. The Aftermath. Lessons Learned from the 9/11 Experience.

Building a Culture of Mutual Agreements

Sandler Training

I remember taking a parenting class when my boys were young. The big takeaways from the class were the requirement to tell your child what the consequences of their behavior would be and to be clear on what you expected from them. The post Building a Culture of Mutual Agreements appeared first on Sandler Training. Blog Posts Management & Leadership coaching leadership skills sales culture sales management

Supercharge Your Sales Training ROI with eLearning

Speaker: Ray Makela, CEO, Sales Readiness Group, and David Jacoby, President, Sales Readiness Group

Companies spend about $20 billion a year on various forms of sales training, but many sales leaders report a low ROI from their sales training initiatives. Join us, along with Ray Makela and David Jacoby from Sales Readiness Group, as they break down the five essential factors to achieve sustainable success from your sales training investment, and how to leverage eLearning to maximize results.

Design Your Sales Process for a Smoother Customer Journey


There is a lot of effort that goes into selling and creating a sales process. A sales team needs to be constantly checking into new trends, tools, and needs in the market in order to know how to sell. However, none of that work will be fruitful if the customer does not relate to it at all. The customer journey is what makes a sale happen, and it is as important as the product. Establishing a good relationship with a prospect early on can greatly impact the outcome of your sales deal.

?? Next-Level Commitment to Succeed in Sales


Podcast interviewing Stephen van Basten, who is a published author, speaker, edutainer and extraordinary teacher. He is a trained Demartini Method Facilitator and certified NLP Life and Business Coach. Today we will talk about the following points: It takes next-level commitment to succeed in sales. What is the meaning of the next level in this? Often people set goals in sales and yes, you want to focus on the goal and want to achieve that too.

How to Manage a Sales Team Like a Championship Football Coach

Frontline Selling

Managing a team, whether it’s a sales team or a football team, is not easy. Expectations are always high, and all eyes are on you as a manager to teach. The post How to Manage a Sales Team Like a Championship Football Coach appeared first on FRONTLINE Selling. Sales Management