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7 Confidence-Killing Habits to Avoid in Sales

Hubspot Sales

Think of an experience you had when you were trying to make a purchase, and the salesperson helping you lacked confidence. Perhaps they weren’t sure of the product’s features.

Companies Navigate Through a Storm in 2021


As 2021 begins, start-up, small, and medium companies have taken the brunt of much of the economic collapse, but as is often the case, proved deft at changing the way they operate compared to slower-moving enterprises.


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A New Year Resolution: eliminating wasteful sales behaviours


This is the time of year when most of us would benefit from some quiet reflection on what we’ve learned during 2020, and how we intend to apply that learning in the New Year. Sales Management

4 tips on how to stay resilient and successful in times of permanent change

The Pipeline

A Guest Post – by Michael Wigge. I always find changing the filters helps bring different often valuable perspectives, I have enjoyed Michael’s approach to challenges. I wanted to share it with you all and help you learn from his experience, and apply it to your selling. Michael Wigge.

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Your New Schematic for Next-Level Sales Coaching & Enablement

Speaker: Matthew Hawk, President of B2bTrainers

The term “sales enablement” applies to a dizzying array of best practices and technologies. In addition, there is tremendous competitive pressure not to fall behind. No matter where you are in your current sales enablement strategy, one thing is key: success ultimately rides on the habits of your sales managers & marketers. In this webinar, Matthew Hawk will lay out an in-depth schematic for your next-level sales coaching, demonstrate the key activities that comprise success, and walk you through several examples of sales coaching cadences that apply to all salesforce sizes.

Stop Telling and Start Asking!

Mr. Inside Sales

Once very couple of years, I like to re-run this article on the importance of asking questions as opposed to pitching. While this context is presented as an interview, it is completely translatable to sales—and that means YOU.

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Recruiting, Hiring and Onboarding Salespeople: It's in the Details

Anthony Cole Training

In our first blog on How to Hire No Assembly Required Salespeople series, we discussed the four critical steps you must take to minimize hiring mistakes and identify top talent.

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5 Habits To Change For A Better Sales Year

The Pipeline

By Tibor Shanto. It is estimated that 40% of our daily activities are driven by habit. This simplifies things to some degree, as we just need to replace bad habits with good. That’s where the challenge comes in, changing habits.

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Podcast 180: Larry Long Jr. On Team Development And Motivation

John Barrows

Our guest this week is Larry Long Jr., Director of Collegiate Sales at Teamworks. Larry is a ball of energy and encompasses what it means to be a true leader. Larry talks with us about beefing up his LinkedIn presence, the difference between leadership and management, and finding a rep’s motivation.

How To Pinpoint B2B Customer Pain Points


It goes without saying that B2B consumers look for new products in order to make their lives a bit easier. In other words, they have pain points they need fixing. Whether it be something isn’t working as efficiently as it should, or you’re spending too much money on a simple solution.

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The Best Sales Forecasting Models for Weathering Your Goals

Every sales forecasting model has a different strength and predictability method. It’s recommended to test out which one is best for your team. This way, you’ll be able to further enhance – and optimize – your newly-developed pipeline. Your future sales forecast? Sunny skies (and success) are just ahead!

Are Sales Managers Coaching More Frequently Now That Everyone is at Their Desks?

Understanding the Sales Force

Nearly a year into the Pandemic, most salespeople have adapted to selling over video. But how are sales managers doing at adapting to coaching their sales force over video? Inquiring minds want to know. We know how sales managers were doing before the pandemic.

Don’t Miss This Event: The Gatekeeper Died

No More Cold Calling

Register for Back in The Black Sales TV—first episode on January 19. The Gatekeeper Died: Why That’s a Good Thing” is the topic for my new, monthly, live Sales TV Show on the Sales Experts Channel. Actually, it’s more like Talk Radio, but on video. Why am I doing a monthly Sales TV Show?

3 Steps to Keep Buyers Engaged During Your Virtual Meetings

Sales and Marketing Management

Author: Andy Springer Remember when we could hold meetings in person? In those times, a seller’s dynamic personality was all that was needed to keep buyers focused. In this new world we find ourselves in, distractions are everywhere.

How To Pinpoint B2B Customer Pain Points


It goes without saying that B2B consumers look for new products in order to make their lives a bit easier. In other words, they have pain points they need fixing. Whether it be something isn’t working as efficiently as it should, or you’re spending too much money on a simple solution.

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Want to Crush Your Competition? Read How to Build an AI-Powered Selling Roadmap

“If sales reps have the right AI tools and adoption, we see sellers easily closing 3 times as many sales each month.” Hear from 5 experts on steps you can take to reduce non-selling time and use conversational & sentiment analysis to transform how you sell.

Grant Cardone on Net Worth & Billionaire Status

Grant Cardone

Grant Cardone on net worth & billionaire status. One of the most searched categories of successful and famous people is the term “net worth”. People are fascinated with peoples supposed net worth. .

A Sales Manager's Guide to Coaching Reps that Seem Uncoachable

Hubspot Sales

Legendary college basketball coach Bobby Knight once said, “To be as good as it can be, a team has to buy into what you — as the coach — are doing. They have to feel you’re a part of them and they’re a part of you.”.

How to Crush Any Cold Calling Objection

Marc Wayshak

If you’re making cold calls—or any type of prospecting call, for that matter—chances are you’re dealing with a lot of objections. And that resistance is perfectly fine. In fact, cold calling objections are just a natural part of making dials.

6 Benefits Of A Social Media Strategy For Your Go-To-Market Strategy


Social media has quickly become an integral part of any B2B marketing strategy, and when it comes to your go-to-market (GTM) plan, you’re missing a crucial part of the puzzle without it.

The Revenue Leader's Guide to Prospecting

Speaker: Christopher Ryan, Founder and CEO of Fusion Marketing Partners

Sales & Marketing departments that work together guarantee higher acquisition, better nurturing, and more effective sales. Join Christopher Ryan for this insightful webinar, presenting the wide funnel lead nurturing model. Don't miss out on this opportunity to get your teams working together and your revenue performance optimized.

WEBINAR: Morgan Ingram hosts “How to Build a Video Prospecting Framework” [Coming Soon!] 

John Barrows

The post WEBINAR: Morgan Ingram hosts “How to Build a Video Prospecting Framework” [Coming Soon!] appeared first on JB Sales

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The Secret to Managing Salespeople? Start with Their Myers-Briggs Personalities

Hubspot Sales

If you're looking for another article about why your sales team should only hire ESFJs, you've come to the wrong place. While it's true that not everyone is a perfect fit for the sales profession, most people just need the right motivation and management to thrive.

Let’s Get Real About How Many Contacts It Takes To Get An Appointment

The Center for Sales Strategy

There's certainly a lot of banter these days about how many contacts a salesperson must make in order to secure an appointment. We all know it takes more than 2 or 3 calls, but how many does it really take, and why? sales performance Sales sales process

Market & Sales Intelligence — Why Both are Essential for Sales Teams


Sales reps can easily lose a successful sale if they don’t have the right tools or framework to work with. Both market and sales intelligence fall under the umbrella of lead intelligence, which collectively gives comprehensive insights about prospects.

7 Keys to Creating Massive Value in Your Sales Meetings

Speaker: Marc Wayshak, Sales Strategist, Best-Selling Author & Founder, Sales Insights Lab

Engaging prospects in a strong two-way dialogue is something most reps struggle with. In this session with Marc Wayshak, you’ll discover a data-driven approach to sales meetings that yields significantly better results.

WEBINAR: John Barrows hosts “How to Land Your Dream Sales Job in 2021” [Coming Soon!]

John Barrows

The post WEBINAR: John Barrows hosts “How to Land Your Dream Sales Job in 2021” [Coming Soon!] appeared first on JB Sales

7 Ways to Encourage Sales Accountability

Hubspot Sales

For any growing company, the speed at which you hire means continuously tweaking your sales training playbook to find a balance between group sessions and one-on-one coaching.

How Sales Pros are Adapting to Remote Work – According to the Sales Hacker Community

Sales Hacker

Nearly a year in and we’re still not ready to call it a new normal just yet. With the shift to work from home, remote selling has become a cornerstone of successful sales strategies in 2020.

Sales Reporting: A Guide to Creating Useful Sales Reports


Exceptional sales performances aren’t achieved through sheer willpower — they’re accomplished by understanding goals that are easily tracked and planned out. Sales reporting helps managers track and monitor progress to keep a pulse on sales cycle profitability.

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[On-Demand Webinar] The State of Customer Education: Trends and Benchmarks Report

Speaker: Sandi Lin & Linda Schwaber-Cohen

In this webinar, Skilljar CEO Sandi Lin shared learnings from Skilljar's recent study and her insights on the state of Customer Education. She dug into key findings so you can benchmark against industry trends and understand how your strategy and metrics compare.

Virtual Selling and Beyond

Alice Heiman

The pandemic brought with it many changes and challenges that companies had to face in 2020 and many of those continue. Some companies are thriving, som e are struggling, and some are in between but there is a consistent challenge for all companies, the switch to virtual selling.

To Succeed at Sales Prospecting, You Must Have This

Hubspot Sales

As The Office ’s Michael Scott famously noted, it was Wayne Gretzky who said, "You miss 100% of the shots you don't take." In other words, you can't succeed unless you try.

The 4 Components of a Winning Go-To-Market Framework

Sales Hacker

Learn how to map your goals for loyalty, product expansion, transformation, and new markets ahead of time, for a completely smooth go-to-market motion across your Marketing, Sales, and Account teams. The post The 4 Components of a Winning Go-To-Market Framework appeared first on Sales Hacker.