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6 Ways to Build Trust Quickly in Post-COVID Sales

Janek Performance Group

Of course, we are all familiar with how COVID-19 changed sales. From new environments to new skill sets and processes, our comfort zones were upended as our personal and professional lives entered a state of flux. As much as this was true for sales teams, it was also true of buyers.

How to Identify the Needs of Your Sales Team

The Center for Sales Strategy

With the new year here, many sales managers and executives are planning to make certain they have a plan in place to equip and prepare their sales teams for a good year.

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Has Buying Changed and Has B2B Selling Adapted?

Understanding the Sales Force

My articles begin with analogies so we'll start by asking, has baseball changed? Dave Kurlan Consultative Selling sales process closing crm inbound buyer journey outbound

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Using VR to Onboard Your Sales Team at Lightning Speed

Sales and Marketing Management

Onboarding new B2B sales reps using virtual reality may become the norm as companies start another year with virtual teams. The post Using VR to Onboard Your Sales Team at Lightning Speed appeared first on Sales & Marketing Management. News Featured

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.

Selling Value vs Price

Anthony Cole Training

One of the top challenges we discuss with sales managers and leaders is how to get their salespeople to start selling value and stop caving on price. value based sales process value-based selling business value selling

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So You’ve Hired Some “Green” Salespeople. Now What?

The Center for Sales Strategy

All sales managers know that it’s important to have a full staff of salespeople in order to hit your goals. But you know how risky and ineffective it is simply to hire anyone who can fog a mirror. It’s essential to hire only the right people.

How Document Automation Improves Your Sales Process

Sales and Marketing Management

A lot more than productivity is lost when salespeople have to devote their time to manual document creation. The post How Document Automation Improves Your Sales Process appeared first on Sales & Marketing Management.

Creating Your Roadmap for Sales Success: Staging Your Sales Process – Episode 2

SalesProInsider

“Staging” is a term used in many endeavors, from getting a house ready to sell to producing a play. It’s typically the last step before something goes live. So, what does that have to do with your selling efforts? A lot!

Sales Leaders: Five Steps for Instilling a Growth Mindset

Sandler Training

How do you help salespeople, who may be underpforming, to instill a mindset of abundance and growth? Here are five steps we follow. The post Sales Leaders: Five Steps for Instilling a Growth Mindset appeared first on Sandler Training. Blog Posts Customer Relationships growth mindfulness mindset

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.

How to Update Your Sales Process for 2022

The Center for Sales Strategy

In his book The Goal —author and business management guru Eli Goldratt—focuses on a concept called the theory of constraints. This theory states organizations have constraints (or bottlenecks) that negatively impact performance.

Your Most Important Sales Kickoff Is the Next One

Sales and Marketing Management

Sales kickoffs must be used to activate each salesperson's sense of purpose or companies risk getting lost in an endless cycle of onboarding. The post Your Most Important Sales Kickoff Is the Next One appeared first on Sales & Marketing Management.

What’s Your Salesperson Daily Schedule? [Sales Habits!]

Marc Wayshak

What is the most valuable resource you have as a salesperson or business owner? The answer, of course, is your time. You’ve only got 24 hours in a day, and you’ve got to sleep a little…so your time is really the most valuable resource you have.

An Agile Approach to Sales Enablement Content

Sales Hacker

Content is the cornerstone of sales enablement, but creating it is a massive headache. In order to create quality content , you need talent, tools, and time – lots of it. Those are resources that most sales teams do not have, and resources that most marketing teams need to protect.

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.

The Neglected Art of Generating Referrals

Sandler Training

Every prospecting call pays dividends. What do we mean by that? Even if we get a no, we can ask ourselves where the potential is, where the opportunity is – and we can pursue that. The post The Neglected Art of Generating Referrals appeared first on Sandler Training.

4 Straightforward Sales Goals | Sales Strategies

Engage Selling

There are four straightforward sales goals that I would like to share with you. They are simple, effective and will help you set the right targets and keep you on track throughout the year. The 4 Straightforward Sales Goals 1.

Eurotainer enjoyed an outstanding year - thanks in part to the “Membrain Effect”

Membrain

I love it when a client coins a phrase for us. We are extremely proud to be the sales platform for Eurotainer , a global provider of intermodal equipment for lease, based in France with offices on four continents. Case Study

The Importance of Pitching the Perfect Sales Presentation

The Center for Sales Strategy

Sometimes, showing, more than telling, is a better way to pitch ideas and new products to potential customers and investors. This way, you can give them graphic images and pictorial representations of your pitch, which is a more engaging way to sell yourself.

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!

Tie the Performance Goal to a Personal Goal

Sandler Training

Human beings always have been and always will be driven to improve their own personal situation. As the leader, you must tap into that motivation. The post Tie the Performance Goal to a Personal Goal appeared first on Sandler Training.

What To Include in a Sales Plan To Achieve Your Goals

KLA Group

Business owners, sales leaders, and even salespeople know they need a sales plan that clearly outlines how they’ll achieve their annual goals. The question is, what to include so it’s a valuable, useable tool? PLAN TO WIN You’ve heard the adage, fail to plan, plan to fail.

Our Latest Podcasts: Sales Tips for a Record-breaking Quarter

Force Management

If your New Year's resolution is to find small ways, every day, to provide value to your salespeople then you've come to the right place. Our December episodes focused on key sales skills and topics that lead to better numbers and faster close rates.

Weekly Roundup: Sales Quotes, Signs Your Sales Demo is Boring Buyers + More

The Center for Sales Strategy

- MOTIVATION -. Real listening is a willingness to let the other person change you.". AROUND THE WEB -. > > 22 Sales Quotes to Inspire You to Make 2022 Your Best Year Yet – LinkedIn. A new year. The ultimate clean slate, a fresh piece of white paper, awaiting your pen.

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.

Strategies for Selling in a Recession

Selling Energy

As challenging as prospecting and marketing might seem in these new COVID-19 climate, keep in mind that not all is lost. Aside from talking to current customers and networking on LinkedIn, you can make a cold call warm, even hot, by doing your homework and noting which markets are flourishing.

8 Sales Books to Kick Off a Year of Growth in 2022

Allego

This post appeared originally on Sales & Marketing Management. It’s natural to wonder what the new year has in store for us.

Reassessment or Resignation: Using Culture and Knowledge to Combat the Great Resignation

Guru

Cyndi Lauper put it best, Money changes everything. According to a PwC survey , the Great Resignation is centered around employees wanting an increase in compensation. PwC found that out of the 65% of employees who are looking for a new job, most of them cite compensation as a top factor.

What To Include in a Marketing Plan To Generate Leads

KLA Group

Business owners are quick to set their lead generation goals, but what to include in a marketing plan to achieve them is somewhat of a mystery. They know that a marketing plan is the foundation of driving leads. New leads produce new opportunities. New opportunities convert to sales.

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.

Success Stories

Selling Energy

Telling a story about helping another customer is a great sales strategy. It not only demonstrates your willingness to be a Good Samaritan; it also proves that “this is not your first rodeo.”

Your New 3-Part Framework for Cold Calling with Jason Bay

Sales Hacker

In this episode of the Sales Hacker Podcast, we have Jason Bay , Chief Prospecting Officer at Blissful Prospecting , a company he built to coach B2B reps in outbound sales. Join us for a high-energy, people-focused conversation about doing a complete 180 with your outbound sales framework.

2 questions that will end every request for a better price

Membrain

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? Sales Methodology