The Missing Step in Your Sales Process: Film Review

Chorus.ai

Many of today’s sales leaders admit that they are not happy with their current training. According to a survey we launched to sales leaders at 133 companies who primarily sell into Enterprise and Mid-Market companies, 34.8% admit that they have little to no formal training for new hires

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The Top 10 Sales Movies That You MUST Watch

MTD Sales Training

We’re big film fans in the office and any new sales person (or member of staff come to that) that starts with MTD, I always grill them as to the movies they’ve seen about sales! Sales Stories sales films sales movies top sales films top sales movies Have you watched. [[ This is a content summary only. Visit my website for full links, other content, and more! ]].

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Are You Ready for a Virtual Reality Challenge?

Jill Konrath

It was my last day at the Sundance Film Festival. After waiting for way too long, Shari Levitin and I finally entered the virtual reality experience that people were raving about. Success Mindset

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A Red Hot Sales Tip Straight From My Mouth to Yours

Jill Konrath

Velanie, a make-up artist, had been hired to work her wonders on me before filming began. Last Friday I was interviewed for an upcoming Salesforce documentary on The Story of Sales. I felt like a movie star. Selling Tools

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Reluctant Buyer

Selling Energy

Say you have a prospect that is interested in purchasing window films. Chances are they've never touched a window film in their life except maybe unconsciously putting their nose against the glass of a store window to look at the merchandise.

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How To Guarantee Your Audience Will Sit Up And Take Notice

MTD Sales Training

Once in a while, I come across a film or video that makes an impression on me and I say to myself that I have to let as many people as possible see it. This particular short film amused and intrigued. [[ This is a content summary only. Visit my website for full links, other content, and more! ]]. Sales Stories gaining attentiveness from your team how to grab the attention of the audience

The World War II Origins of Video-based Learning

Allego

military used the power of film to speed the flow of battle-ready troops into war to defeat the Nazis. . Film-based education evolved over the last century until its successor, video, took over. Arnold believed a film produced by Hollywood professionals could make the difference.

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Are you the Beatty or Dunaway of Your Sales Team?

Score More Sales

People wait all night – all year – to hear those final awards for best actor, actress, and film. The 2017 Academy awards were nearly over when a huge mistake was made in announcing the last award – for Best Picture. This year, actors Warren Beatty and Faye Dunaway had the honor of announcing the big Best Picture winner. Many loyal Score More Sales blog readers are in their 20’s and 30’s - you may have no idea who those old folks were.

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Danielle Diamond, Rebel Motion & User Interviews: A Filmmaker's Advice for Storytelling in Sales

Close.io

She’s had numerous experiences in film production and marketing, and graduated from Boston University with a Bachelor’s degree in Film and Television. Danielle feels that film sets have a lot to learn from how businesses are operated. Episode #19: Close.io Women in Sales Series.

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How Executives Fail to Understand the Reasons for Poor Sales and Revenue Performance

Understanding the Sales Force

You might say that after reading an awesome book, waiting for months and years in anticipation of the movie version, only to be extremely disappointed when the much hyped film failed to live up to what you remembered feeling when turning the pages. "That wasn't what I expected!".

How Executives Fail to Understand the Reasons for Poor Sales and Revenue Performance

Membrain

You might say that after reading an awesome book, waiting for months and years in anticipation of the movie version, only to be extremely disappointed when the much hyped film failed to live up to what you remembered feeling when turning the pages. "That wasn't what I expected!"

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11 Inspiring Movies for Entrepreneurs

Hubspot Sales

A great film can turn a visit to the cinema into more than just an excuse to relax. I’ve pulled together a few of my favorite films below. This film follows the goings on of an investment bank over a 24-hour period. If you only see one film about sales, it should be this one.

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14 Key Elements to Discuss During Sales Call Recording Reviews, Part 2

RingDNA

Call recordings are a powerful coaching tool — it’s the game film of sales teams. Reviewing your reps’ call recordings can help to improve their pitch, presentation skills, and so much more. In part 1 […]. The post 14 Key Elements to Discuss During Sales Call Recording Reviews, Part 2 appeared first on RingDNA Inside Sales Software & Enterprise Telephony for Salesforce.

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My Favorite 'John Wayne' Thoughts for Marketers and Salespeople

Pointclear

Yep, you can hear John Wayne say this in the still popular film Stagecoach (1939) when he played the Ringo Kid. Wayne played Tom Doniphon in the 1962 film The Man Who Shot Liberty Valance. I’m sure each of you has your favorite John Wayne movie quote.

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As the Head Coach - Practice for Sales Success - It's Your Job

Anthony Cole Training

Here is a typical week for a football team prior to performance: Sunday - review game films from previous day - about 2 hours. Monday - 30 minutes of class time wiht a position coach, 2 hours of on-field practice, 30 minutes of film review.

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Kelly Aizicowitz at Figure 1 on Her Experience in Politics and How it Shaped Her for Sales

Close.io

Watch the first in-person interview filmed for our series featuring women in sales! For episode #6, I interviewed Kelly Aizicowitz , Senior Director of Business Development at Figure 1 in beautiful, downtown Toronto! ( Yes, I am Canadian and based in Toronto. Close.io

Lessons from the NFL on How to Close More Business

Mr. Inside Sales

Players and coaches are watching game and practice film to find ways to help players get better. He said, “Early in my career, Bill called me into his office, and we sat there – for a long time – studying film. Ahhhhh…. The NFL football season is underway.

Open Ended Sales Probing Questions for Qualifying Prospective Clients

Mr. Inside Sales

Teams have played a couple of games, and coaches are watching game film and teaching players how to improve every week. Ellis said, “Early in my career, Bill called me into his office, and we sat there, for a long time, studying game film.

Make Your Ideal Life Happen Now—Here’s How

Grant Cardone

And it starts with you understanding a principle from a film that was released nearly 20 years ago. I want to help you make your IDEAL life happen. I’m talking about making your dreams come true, I’m talking about getting you motivated enough to hit even your biggest, wildest goals.

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The 20 Best Sales Movies of All Time [Updated for 2018]

Hubspot Sales

From the iconic Fuller Brush man lugging a suitcase of merchandise in the 1940s, to a slick young corporate raider trading stocks in a modern brokerage firm, Hollywood has romanticized the art of selling since films were first invented. Joy" is a film about legendary entrepreneur Joy Mangano.

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5 Keys To Building Success Sales Teams - Coaching

Anthony Cole Training

We would spend hours pouring over films of the opponent and our own playbooks which were specifically prepared for this week''s game. Then after each game, back to the film room for more learning based on the previous game''s outcome. His proof of execution was the game film.

Planet of the Apes, Trust and Sales

Increase Sales

And unless you had heard this small tidbit of human behavior that Charlton Heston observed during the filming of the original film and the sequel, you might believe I am reaching for some bananas. Possibly you are wondering about this title of Planet of the Apes, Trust and Sales?

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How To Make Sales Video That Don’t Suck

LeadIQ

This is probably the only cool trick I ever landed being filmed. I decided to learn how to video edit so I could film them. Editing will allow you film in more than one place, add background music, throw in titles and screencaptures, and more. By: Ryan O’Hara.

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5 Keys To Building Successful Sales Teams - Coaching

Anthony Cole Training

We would spend hours pouring over films of the opponent and our own playbooks which were specifically prepared for this week''s game. Then after each game, back to the film room for more learning based on the previous game''s outcome. His proof of execution was the game film.

Think For Yourself

Anthony Iannarino

One of the most significant changes, perhaps the greatest, in the last few decades has been the elimination of the gatekeepers when it comes to publishing, whether it be blog posts, articles, news commentary, videos, movies, films, or anything else that might pass as art.

Five Sales Lessons Learned from The Wolf of Wall Street

Sales Result

Read on for our top five takeaways from the film. The dark comedy The Wolf of Wall Street , directed by Martin Scorsese and featuring Leonardo DiCaprio, is a bio-pic of the “Wolf” himself, Jordan Belfort.

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Top Ten Characteristics of Top Sales Producers (Part Three)

Mr. Inside Sales

Think about how much time football players spend watching game film, or dancers spend watching film of their practices and performances, or actors and directors watching a previous day’s shoot, etc.

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Which Fictional Salesperson Are You? [Infographic]

Repsly

In film and TV, sales reps are often portrayed as just being one or the other, even if the ideal sales persona lies somewhere in the middle. Sales is a tough job -- especially when you're selling in the field. Sometimes a situation calls for being tough and authoritative, and other times you must be compassionate and lend a listening ear. For example, Don Draper is unapologetic and Jim Halpert is goofy and personable.

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Success Saturdays – 10 Million YouTube Subscribers

A Sales Guy

Ryan Higa is a film-maker who started his entire career in H.S. posting videos to YouTube. Last week he received his 10 millionth YouTube subscriber. Ryan is an impressive kid.

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Are You Ready to Accelerate Your Sales This Week?

Women Sales Pros

Everyone seems to have a favorite whether it’s The #1 Reason Your Deal Didn’t Close , to The Five Commitments You Must Get to Close a Sale , (filmed live at the taco truck) to Blindspotting, with Jill Konrath. Hello. It’s Shari here. Writing from beautiful Park City, Utah.

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Manage Like the Godfather

No More Cold Calling

How many times have you seen The Godfather films? A sure sign of a really great film is that it’s filled with lines you know by heart and lessons you can apply in your life. Sales managers can take a few lessons from Don Corleone’s leadership style.

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Four Tips for Building Rapport and Closing Sales Profitably

Engage Selling

Do you find yourself using sales lines you heard in Hollywood films like Tommy Boy or The Boiler Room? If so, it may be time to consider a new route. Chances are those movies were not made to demonstrate solid sales techniques to the audience! They will do little to no good in building proper […]. Observations from the real World closing sales Colleen Francis Engage Selling Solutions how to close sales Lead Up! Sales Coaching sales prospects sales quota selling

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Inside Sales Force Team Performance Management Training Ideas & Tips

Mr. Inside Sales

They drill over and over, and they watch film of each practice and each game to make sure their players are following the plan and using the best techniques. Inside Sales Management Made Easy. By Mike Brooks, [link].

Smarter Commerce Global Summit 6 Tips for Midmarket Companies

Score More Sales

This contest for us to decide between three films that best represented “Your Customer in Context” was innovative. Each of the short films were well done. created by @imagethink for #smartercommerce. The Smarter Commerce Global Summit held annually in the U.S. did not disappoint.

Sellers Can Learn About Luck From Caine’s Arcade

Score More Sales

I’ve seen this short film about a dozen times already. Then see the good that has come from all the people who saw the film and chipped in to get this kid a college education, and OTHER kids in the future. This week I was around hundreds of sales professionals from all walks of life. Quite often I asked them if they had seen the viral video, Caine’s Arcade yet. Nearly all of them said they hadn’t.

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Sellers Can Learn About Luck From Caine’s Arcade

Score More Sales

I’ve seen this short film about a dozen times already. Then see the good that has come from all the people who saw the film and chipped in to get this kid a college education, and OTHER kids in the future. This week I was around hundreds of sales professionals from all walks of life. Quite often I asked them if they had seen the viral video, Caine’s Arcade yet. Nearly all of them said they hadn’t.

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Coaching Your Team to Use the Best Practice Selling Techniques

SalesGravy

That’s why they study and break down game film so much. It’s like a professional sports coach. What do they do? They design the best plays and then coach each athlete to use the best techniques and skill sets on every play. If I were to ask you

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Technically, I Graduated

Sales and Marketing Management

Just find some of those quirky online offerings that might be solely worth the value of entertainment: Elvish, the Language of “Lord of the Rings:” This is taught by a leading language expert who actually consulted on these films. Age of Piracy:  Thank you Johnny Depp for reviving interest in pirates, a comeback that’s waited since the 1950 film Treasure Island. Author: Dan Seidman How to get smart — even degreed — online. The world is digitizing everything.

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How Close To Perfect Does Practice Get You?

Eyeful Presentations

Legendary film director Steven Spielberg’s pursuit of perfection has taken the unorthodox approach of not doing rehearsals with his actors due to the worry of missing the magic of that first performance. Film yourself, watch it back and try to be impartial.

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To Build or Kill, That Is The Question

A Sales Guy

Liken it to film day in football. Player’s love film day. Film day is invaluable. What happens when one of your sales people loses a big deal? Do you kick the s**t out of them by calling out everything they did wrong?

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