Practice DOESN'T Make Perfect

The Sales Heretic

The dojo where I’ve been training in aikido for the past dozen years recently reopened for class on a very limited basis. Despite numerous safety precautions, however, a lot of students are—understandably—not yet comfortable returning to train. Sales closing practice presenting prospecting qualifying trainingIn fact, at a recent class, I was the only student. Which was awesome! I got a full [.].

Sales Management Training Webinars

Steven Rosen

6 FREE Sales Management Training Webinars . The STAR Sales Management Development Survey found that only 50% of sales managers were receiving on-going training and development in core skills. In 2016 only 1/3 of sales managers received any training on hiring vs 49% in 2015.

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Stop Checking the Box with Wasted Sales Training

Sales Benchmark Index

Joining us for today’s show is Skip Miller, an executive who knows a thing or two about sales training. Today’s topic is focused on ending continued investment in sales training that doesn’t produce results. Skip has trained over 300,000 salespeople.

5 Indicators of Sales Training Success

Sales Benchmark Index

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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.”. Explain how to architect your training to avoid ILT, if you want to.

When Is Your Training Complete?

The Sales Heretic

It’s a common trope in science fiction and fantasy stories: a hero begins their training buts gets interrupted. The hero then must either return or find someone else to “complete” their training. Which brings up an interesting question: When do you complete your training?

Why Your Next Sales Training Event is Going to Fail

Sales Benchmark Index

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Promoted! Leadership Training for Sales Managers

Connect2Sell

Does management or leadership training for sales managers make a difference? new sales manager sales managers sales manager leadership skills leadership training for sales managersYou already know that your actions significantly impact sales performance.

Sales Management Training You Do for Yourself

Connect2Sell

But without experience and without sales management training, how will you show the “powers that be” that you are, indeed, ready ? sales management sales training management trainingYou're at that crossroads.

8 Essential Elements of Virtual Sales Training

Allego

Traditional training and sales enablement approaches won’t solve this challenge. Today, a key factor for success is sales enablement technology that allows teams to train, coach, and collaborate virtually. 3: Diagnose Training Issues.

The Best Learning Methodologies for Developing Elite Sales Leaders

Speaker: Steven Rosen MBA, Author, Executive Coach, Speaker and Top 50 Sales Influencer

If you had to choose between investing in sales manager training vs sales rep training what would you do? Steven is a thought leader in the area of sales leadership training and coaching. Why traditional sales leadership training fails.

Promoted! New Sales Manager Training for Your Ongoing Development

Connect2Sell

New sales manager training should focus on both – your success in the new job AND your ongoing development for whatever comes next. sales leadership sales management sales managers sales manager training

New On Demand Training Available Now!

Mr. Inside Sales

You and your reps need training, and you want it now! Introducing our brand new, 7-Session inside sales training course that is available to you and your team TODAY. Our Award Winning Inside Sales Training is also the most affordable training on the market today!

Top Takeaways for Augmenting Training with Sales Enablement

Sales Benchmark Index

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Animation in Sales Training

The Digital Sales Institute

Animation in sales training is a superb method to deliver online sales training programs. The use of animations and whiteboard animation in the delivery of sales training programs and courses is proving successful as it can re-create that educational feel.

Fulfilling Today's (Changing) eLearning Needs

Speaker: Bryan Marriott, President, P1 Learning

It’s not enough to post 1,000+ courses and leave training up to chance - even if your learners are already aware of their skill gaps, they’re not going to wade through hours and hours of content to find the one course that might help them. eLearning cannot be a “one size fits all” proposition.

Stop Wasting Money on Sales Training

Sales Benchmark Index

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How Sales Enablement Can Streamline Sales Training

Anthony Cole Training

In the fast-paced, ever-changing field of sales, it’s no wonder why systematic, repeatable training is important to keep sales reps up-to-date. Since sales reps often need to learn and adapt to the latest sales process, methodology, and messaging, offering timely training is a must.

RIP: Sales Training

Sales Benchmark Index

Pipeline reviews, strategy sessions, forecasting analysis and sales training are all mentioned. Traditional sales training does not. Sales training is a form of their development. This is known as the event based training meeting.

How to Train Your B2B Salespeople

Anthony Iannarino

The following list of ideas about training salespeople is for those in B2B sales training or who aspire to train others. Many ideas come from my experience as a person being trained to sell, with a few coming from watching others, and more from my own experiences.

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How Video Learning Is Transforming Skill Mastery in Sales

Speaker: Pat D'Amico, Founder and CEO, About-Face Development

How to apply video-learning to impact skill mastery in sales, in a way never before achieved Ways new technology is providing a more cost-effective training option for salespeople.

Training vs. Improving – Sales eXecution 298

The Pipeline

People often confuse training for a bunch of things that may or may not need to be present to achieve what they really want to achieve which is usually, change, and more specifically a change for the better, improvement. Training is part of the process, but it starts with planning.

Sell More! New Online Training—Early Bird Pricing!

Mr. Inside Sales

Better training = more sales. Starting on Tuesday, May 21 st , we’re launching our powerful, 7-week Online Inside Sales Training! This training will literally change your company and your life. And, this training is affordable! Read about our training here.

4 Steps to Create Loyal Client Advocates

Anthony Cole Training

In today's blog, we discuss how your organization can go above and beyond to create loyal client advocates for your business.

Online Sales Training Platform

The Digital Sales Institute

The use of an online sales training platform can have multiple benefits within any sales organization. Due to time pressure, cost and changing learning preferences, classroom-based or day long sales training is becoming obsolete. Online sales training platform.

7 Must-Have Automated Documents for Sales Success

What process and training changes will be required? The 7 must-have automated.

Learning the Benefits of Virtual Training

Sell Integrity

Benefits of Virtual Training. For clients, flexibility of delivery is a benefit of virtual training delivery. Less time out of the field – Virtual training reduces time out of the field by 50% (to/from traveling). So, virtual training has many benefits.

Does Online Sales Training Work?

The Digital Sales Institute

Due to a shift towards remote selling and more salespeople working from home, sales leaders are asking “does online sales training work?”. So, both coaching and sales training must adopt to the reality of more online learning. Online sales training courses.

Coronavirus Travel Restrictions? Virtual Sales Training Options

Sales Readiness Group

Many of our clients are concerned about how the evolving COVID-19 outbreak and related travel bans will impact their business, sales, and training initiatives. In the video below we address best practices in virtual and on-demand training. Sales Training

What is Sales Training?

RAIN Group

Sales Training Defined: Sales training is the process of improving seller skills, knowledge, and attributes to drive seller behavioral change and maximize sales success. To be most effective, sales training should be viewed, designed, and executed as a change management initiative.

Maximizing Sales Training ROI with eLearning

Speaker: Ray Makela, CEO Sales Readiness Group

Companies spend about $20 billion a year on various forms of sales training. Still, many sales leaders report low ROIs from their sales training initiatives. So how can you ensure that your investment in sales training is producing excellent results. Measure training success.

Close More Sales with this One Training Tip

Mr. Inside Sales

If yes, then do what I did: Get the best training you can and use what you learn. Enroll yourself or your team in next week’s 7-week online training program. Then enroll yourself or your team in next week’s training! Do you want to be a top producer in sales?

Go For The "No" Early in the Sales Process

Anthony Cole Training

In today's blog post, we discuss the technique of going for the "No" early in the sales process. It may seem counterintuitive, but countless studies have shown that humans desire what they can't have.

Promoted! Training Sales Managers: The Role of HR

Connect2Sell

new sales manager sales managers training sales managers hr for sales managersIf you’re a sales manager, keep reading! This post will also help you understand what’s reasonable to expect from HR and how you can become more effective by accessing expertise from others.

How Companies Choose Sales Training Companies is Backwards

Understanding the Sales Force

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Supercharge Your Sales Training ROI with eLearning

Speaker: Ray Makela, CEO, Sales Readiness Group, and David Jacoby, President, Sales Readiness Group

Companies spend about $20 billion a year on various forms of sales training, but many sales leaders report a low ROI from their sales training initiatives. Join us, along with Ray Makela and David Jacoby from Sales Readiness Group, as they break down the five essential factors to achieve sustainable success from your sales training investment, and how to leverage eLearning to maximize results.

Virtual Training Can Outperform the Classroom

Sales and Marketing Management

Author: Tim Riesterer When it comes to creating lasting behavior change in salespeople, the assumption is that virtual sales skills training is a pale imitation of in-person classroom training. But what if an online training alternative could be proven as effective?—?or

Four Reasons Your Sales Training Fails

Membrain

Have you spent money on sales training without seeing rewards? And here are four reasons why: Sales Enablement Sales TrainingAre its promises of increased revenue and the vision of stress-free management evaporating? Well, you are not alone.

5 Indicators of Sales Training Success

Sales Benchmark Index

Training takes place. Sales Leader VP of Sales Resources Sales Training Every year there are new areas of focus. New initiatives are rolled out at Sales Kickoff. There is lots of excitement and buzz. Then everyone leaves.

Top 15 Sales Training Webinars of 2020 (So Far)

Allego

No one needs to be told that training has changed dramatically in the past few months. L&D and sales training professionals have tackled tough challenges in a short amount of time as we all figure out the best way to communicate and collaborate with each other.

Leveraging Training to Go Beyond with Sales Enablement

Speaker: Matthew Hawk, VP of Instructional Design and Training Delivery, Synchrony

Whether you’re pitching a new training program, improving your onboarding process, or working to move a key metric, the trick is to optimize content creation and deployment for maximum results. In this webinar, Matthew Hawk, VP of Instructional Design & Training Delivery at Synchrony, will lay out a schematic for Sales Enablement, and demonstrate where training should fit in your overall strategy.