Fri.Apr 12, 2019

Aligning Your Sales Team to Your Pricing Strategy

Sales Benchmark Index

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The Risks, Benefits, and Point of a Loss Leader Pricing Strategy

Hubspot Sales

Ever wonder why milk is always at the back of the store? It's a staple in most American homes, so why isn't it conveniently up front? Without even knowing it, you've encountered loss leader pricing.

How To Enhance Your Deal After An Agreement Is Signed

The Accidental Negotiator

It turns out that the negotiation is not over once the deal has been signed Image Credit: U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service Southeast Region. So here’s an interesting thought for you: when is a negotiation over and done with?

A Sales Leader’s Ascent to CEO

Sales Benchmark Index

Scott Tapp, former CEO of Software Brands, joins us to discuss the evolution from being head of sales to becoming a CEO. The former sales leader turned CEO gives valuable insights that he has learned along his journey, and how.

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.

Is There A Place For Anger In Management?

Sales and Marketing Management

Author: Paul Nolan Anger has its benefits, writer Charles Duhigg states in a recent Atlantic cover story on the topic. “We’re We’re more likely to perceive people who express anger as competent, powerful and the kinds of leaders who will overcome challenges. Anger motivates us to undertake difficult tasks. We’re often more creative when we’re angry, because our outrage helps us see solutions we’ve overlooked,” he writes.

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How to Get Better Performance Out of Your Sales Team

Alice Heiman

How do you get better performance from your sales team? . Pause, Reflect, Refine, Advance . Better Performance. I hear the same thing from sales leaders over and over. “ I want my team to perform better. ” . You want them to hit their quotas and even exceed them. But they aren’t. .

Weekly Roundup: 5 Ways Automation Can Improve Your Sales Strategy + More

The Center for Sales Strategy


Fastest Way To Increase Sales


A Targeted Approach and PHD (Pig Headed Determination). Who wouldn’t be interested in the fastest, least expensive way to increase sales?

How to Succeed at Risking Failure to Achieve Growth [Podcast]

Sandler Training

This year, on Fridays, Dave talks about the attitude, behavior, and techniques of successful sales managers as he shares his thoughts on the 49 Sandler Rules for Sales Leaders. Listen Time: 12 Minutes. Professional Development

Sales Training Playbook by Lessonl

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

Don’t Make Excuses for Not Calling on Your Dream Clients

Anthony Iannarino

Most of us work in businesses that require us to win clients who are already working with our competitors, something we euphemistically refer to as a “competitive displacement.”

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Finally a Rule to Improve Sales Velocity

Women Sales Pros

The 48-Hour Rule Did you know that your prospects and customers are evaluating you (and your organization) with every interaction? They’re asking themselves the following questions: Is this person (organization) reliable? Will this person handle my needs in a timely manner?

Understanding Buyer's Journey: Awareness

KO Advantage Group

There are five stages of a relationship: attraction, dating, disappointment, stability, and ultimately, commitment. Leading a sales cycle and process is much like going through a relationship. Buyers and salespeople alike follow a journey, albeit they approach it in different ways.

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Make Your Sales Analytics Data Actionable with These Three Strategies

Miller Heiman Group

CRM systems and supporting sales technology platforms give sales leaders access to rich amounts of data. The challenge for many sales leaders is extracting actionable insights from the data that can be used to coach your sales team to achieve higher win rates. However, before you’re able to discern these insights, the most important step is ensuring that you have accurate information in your CRM or other platform.

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.

4 Ways Personalization Affects B2B Lead Generation

Smooth Sale

Attract the Right Job or Clientele: NOTE: Ralph Wunsch, Web Publishing Consultant for WriteBrain, Contributor Techinasia, provides today’s Blog, 4 Ways Personalization Affects B2B Lead Generation. Ralph Wunsch is a web publishing consultant for Writebrain, a blog analytics tool.

SDR Onboarding Best Practices


According to a 2018 report by InsideSales , sales development representatives (SDRs) ramp time has increased by 5.8% from 2017… going from an average of 4 months to 4.2 months. Inbound reps have an even harder time, with an average ramp time of 5 months.

How to Optimize Content Before You Hit Publish

Nimble - Sales

No matter the scale of your company or the industry you operate in, content optimization plays a major role in your overall online visibility and conversion rates. According to research, only 22% of businesses are fully satisfied with their conversion rates.

Client Nurturing

Selling Energy

Your existing customer base is a significant (and often overlooked) asset. It’s easy to get so wrapped up in new customer acquisition that you forget to leave time for client nurturing.

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.

3 Trends Transforming Sales and Marketing


It’s a whole new world for sellers and marketers. With the dawn of the digital era and the evolution of buyers , forward-thinking companies are transforming their approach to engaging customers — a transformation that begins with analysis and anticipation. Reflecting back on a successful past first requires looking forward. Agile companies pivot their approaches based on current trends and educated predictions that will shape the business landscape.

Let’s Talk Sales! Inspirational Quote from Jack Welch – Episode 142

criteria for success

Today's quote from Jack Welch is about making better hiring decisions. Read on to learn more about this week's Let's Talk Sales inspiration! Jack Welch Quote This month's theme highlights the importance of hiring and employee retention. And today's quote is about making better hiring decisions. This quote comes from Jack Welch, an American business [ ] The post Let’s Talk Sales! Inspirational Quote from Jack Welch – Episode 142 appeared first on Criteria for Success.

Value Propositions to Drive Buyer Enablement: Effective Value Selling vs. Marketing Mush – 5 Key Ingredients


The internet has changed the fundamentals of B2B sales. The tectonic plates have shifted between buyer and seller: Skilled sales teams are no longer necessary to provide product or solution information, except when online marketing content is inadequate.

The InsightSquared Community for Customers


Working with our users every day on the Services team, I know that customers of InsightSquared possess a wealth of knowledge about everything related to sales and marketing analytics.

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!