November, 2021

6 Traps that Catch New Sales Managers

Sales and Marketing Management

The skill sets and mind-sets that create great salespeople often don’t translate well to supervisory roles. The post 6 Traps that Catch New Sales Managers appeared first on Sales & Marketing Management

Four Risks Growth Leaders Must Consider for 2022, Part One:  Unrealistic Assumptions Around Talent Acquisition

SBI Growth

Both CEOs and staffing firms shared that despite planned headcount additions, they are struggling to fill open roles, with the number of posted sales roles growing by 65% since early 2021.

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Increase Sales by Earning First Call Status

Anthony Cole Training

Every salesperson wants to win now and increase sales. But what are the chances that you will actually reach your prospect when they have a problem they want to fix? sales activity increase sales

Salesenomics - Many Sales Organizations Are Stuck in the 1980's

Understanding the Sales Force

Today is moving day for Objective Management Group. When we first toured our new space, John Pattison , OMG's COO said, "It looks like something the 1980's barfed up!"

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The Essential Guide to the Buying Experience of the Future

The ultimate value proposition is an impactful buying experience that guides people to the best possible decision. But how do you prepare your sales teams to do that? Read "The Essential Guide to the Buying Experience of the Future" to find out how to empower your customer-facing teams and thrive in modern selling environments.

Free Scripts and Resources to Help You Sell More!

Mr. Inside Sales

Want some free, proven resources to help you or your team sell more right now? Head on over to my blog and you’ll find tons of excellent, free resources to help with just about any problem you’re having! And you can search for any topic that is giving you trouble: For example, need help cold calling?

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Rethinking How We Approach Mental Health In the Workplace

Sales and Marketing Management

If the past nearly two years has taught sales and marketing leaders anything, it's that equipping workers with knowledge about maintaining mental health and then supporting those efforts is vital to overall performance.

Four Risks Growth Leaders Must Consider for 2022, Part Two: Disproportionate Budget Allocation to ‘Feet on the Street’

SBI Growth

CEOs are increasing sales and marketing investment more than any other functional area in 2022, and most GTM leaders are funneling a significant portion of that investment to quota-carrying reps.

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Sales Management Training: Are You A Truly Committed Leader?

Anthony Cole Training

Committed leaders invest in themselves by taking part in sales management training to become better managers and coaches so they can help their people see greater success. effective sales coaching Sales Management Training commitment to succeed

2 Questions That Will End Every Request for a Better Price

Understanding the Sales Force

I was thinking about all the things we pay for that used to be free and are still free, yet we pay for them anyway. How many can you think of?

5 Essential Virtual Selling Practices Every Company Must Have by 2023

Speaker: Erika Bzdel - Vice President of Sales and Craig Simons - Director of Marketing

Join us on Sept. 13 at 9:30 am PT as Erika Bzdel, VP of Sales, and Craig Simons, Director of Marketing, discuss the virtual selling practices that every company should adopt, and how to succeed at selling in a hybrid world.

Early Black Friday Sale!

Mr. Inside Sales

Want to save money on something that will make you money? Invest in yourself and grab a copy of the best-selling audio program: “Double Your Income Selling Over the Phone.”. Click Here to read about the program. Click this special link to make a purchase.

#FridayWrapUp – Forecasting. Values. Mattering.

Bernadette McClelland

The post #FridayWrapUp – Forecasting. Values. Mattering. appeared first on Bernadette McClelland

Personalize Customer Engagement With Conversational AI

Sales and Marketing Management

Conversational AI allows marketing teams at small and medium-sized businesses to deliver prompt and personalized responses to prospect and customer inquiries within seconds. The post Personalize Customer Engagement With Conversational AI appeared first on Sales & Marketing Management.

Four Risks Growth Leaders Must Consider for 2022, Part Three: CX Initiatives That Are No More Than Lip Service

SBI Growth

Most commercial leaders agree that customer experience is important; we found the same: 67% of all companies surveyed are planning a significant CX initiative for 2022. That number jumps to 85% of high performing companies).

New Ways to Reach, Influence, and Close More Deals with Intent Data

Speaker: Ardath Albee, B2B Marketing Strategist and CEO of Marketing Interactions

Acting on intent data when applied to buyer context can be a game-changer for gaining attention by increasing relevance, which drives purposeful engagement toward purchase. But all intent data is not the same. In this webinar, learn the difference between interest and intent, and the best ways to use the right data.

How to be Successful in Sales

Anthony Cole Training

Whether you are just starting out in sales, or a company executive planning your sales growth for next year, wouldn’t it be important to know how to be successful in sales? And wouldn’t you like to know what attributes and skills need to be mastered in order to be successful selling? sales training programs How to be successful in sales

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Look at the Camera Already [The Importance of Eye Contact in Virtual Sales]

No More Cold Calling

This is the most common mistake sellers make when video conferencing. I really hate my webcam. (Ok, Ok, hate is a strong word.) I have a good camera, but I don’t like the way I look. Unfortunately, the camera doesn’t lie.) I feel totally uncomfortable staring into my camera.

10 Crucial Lessons Learned from Our Sales Kickoff


Every event is a learning experience, and this year’s sales kickoff taught us a lot in terms of what we did right and what we can do better next time.

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Bernadette McClelland

Working in a highly competitive, smash your numbers, ‘get the deal at any cost, KPI driven’ sales environment and not being driven by money made me feel there was something amiss with my motivation levels because I didn’t seem to think the same way as my colleagues – or so I thought!

Roadblocks to Delivering a Competitive Buying Experience

Why are buyer-facing teams struggling and what can be done about it? Bigtincan teamed up with Heinz Marketing in a recent research study to discover the roadblocks revenue-generating teams encounter in preparing buyer-facing teams for today’s market. Click here to learn what you can do today to prepare!

Understanding Sales Evolution to Fill Vacant Roles

Sales and Marketing Management

The sales profession has evolved. The skill set that young professionals filling today's sales roles must adapt to succeed. The post Understanding Sales Evolution to Fill Vacant Roles appeared first on Sales & Marketing Management. News Featured

Don’t Make This Mistake with Your Sales Data | Sales Strategies

Engage Selling

I recently worked with a client on a new program and got the opportunity to interview a few of their sales managers. I wanted to identify what differentiated top performing managers from poor performing managers.

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Sales Talk for CEOs: Finding the Right Sales Leader for Your Company with Elay Cohen (S1:E16)

Alice Heiman

Hiring the right sales leader is something that every CEO has challenges with, so this episode of the Sales Talk for CEOs podcast is a great opportunity to improve your strategy and avoid some common mistakes.

I Was Neglecting My Customer Relationships

No More Cold Calling

Your referral network is your net worth in sales. Don’t forget to nurture it. “How do I ask for a referral from customers I haven’t spoken with in two years?” ” That’s what a client asked me a couple years ago, and I was baffled by his revelation.

Connecting the Consultative Experience

Many B2B businesses have come to believe that there is an asymmetric relationship between the company and its buyers. But what research has discovered is that many of today’s B2B buyers are NOT empowered and they have little interest in being so. Download the eBook to find out why.

Want to be liked by your prospects? Get respect instead


I grew up playing sports. I played softball and volleyball, and I loved being part of a team. But no matter how much I’ve encouraged the idea, my daughters have never wanted to play sports. Then out of the blue, my oldest told me she wanted to play a sport in high school. Sales Psychology

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#FridayWrapUp [VIDEO] – Is The Tail Wagging The Dog?

Bernadette McClelland

A vlog for Aspiring Sales Leaders and Sales Managers to help the business connect and convert more opportunities in this Connection Economy. The post #FridayWrapUp [VIDEO] – Is The Tail Wagging The Dog? appeared first on Bernadette McClelland

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Better Sales Proposals Start with the Right Response Management Technology

Sales and Marketing Management

If solid sales proposals are the key to getting your foot in the door with new clients (and they are), then why do so many companies take a lackluster approach to responding to requests for proposals and quotes?

Your Buyer Is Asking Themselves These 3 Questions | Sales Strategies

Engage Selling

I want to highlight three important questions that buyers are asking themselves right now. Knowing how to deal with these three questions will help you attract and retain more customers. Should I Engage?

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The Definitive Guide to the Top 4 Sales Enablement Metrics

See what metrics matter to increase productivity and revenue and your organization. This guide will help you stay data-driven while avoiding data overload.

Sales Coaching in a Hybrid World

Sandler Training

Today’s sales professionals must be prepared to compete in a world where more communication with buyers takes place in venues where the salesperson cannot communicate face-to-face with the buyer. The post Sales Coaching in a Hybrid World appeared first on Sandler Training.

The 4 Cold Call Scripts That Actually Book Meetings

Predictable Revenue

Cold calling scripts approved by the most successful and reputable B2B sales leaders and practitioners in the sales development industry. The post The 4 Cold Call Scripts That Actually Book Meetings appeared first on Predictable Revenue. Blog Inbound Sales Strategies Sales & Marketing Strategie

66 Sales Tips to Boost Your Success in 2022

RAIN Group

Wouldn’t it be great if there was a silver bullet that would make you more successful in your sales efforts? Or if there was one thing you could do to really boost your sales results? Here’s the bad news: there’s no silver bullet.

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