Category Archives: Sales
In the dynamic landscape of sales, one skill stands out as a game-changer: listening. A salesperson’s ability to truly listen can be the difference between a successful deal and a missed opportunity. Why is listening so critical? Because it holds … Continue reading
Whether you’re new to sales or a seasoned veteran, regardless of your “technique”, you’ll still hear “NO” more often than “YES”. This is a truism of sales. Most salespeople know this, but everyday go on calls always seeking a “YES”. … Continue reading
Once the goals are in place, accountability for time is the next critical component. Where are your salespeople spending their time?
Recruiting, Screening, Selecting and Retaining Outstanding Salespeople has been identified as the #1 Sales management issue facing companies in 2022! First, Some Facts & Considerations: Average Sales Turnover is now 34% and, in some industries, and companies it is much … Continue reading
As companies are coming out of the COVID “hibernation” & challenges, we in Management are faced with critical questions about our existing sales team: Who has “produced” sales in the past year (at least 90% of quota)? Who has not? … Continue reading
We have had the good fortune of working with some excellent companies and teams in 2020 before and during the COVID-19 pandemic. We’d like to share some Sales leadership & Sales Management Practices, Observations, and Insights that the strong leaders … Continue reading
Professional Sports are back! What parallels exist between the preparation of sports organizations and your business?
Professional Sports are back! While some sports are facing larger hiccups and hurdles than others, they’ve all spent tremendous time preparing for this moment – not just on the field, court, or ice – but in the front offices, as … Continue reading
Are you prepared, or are you behind in your business & sales structure re-positioning? Week 8 into the crisis. We all know the numbers, bad news and struggles repeated hourly on all the news outlets. We are in a crisis … Continue reading
In this crisis, you have one small luxury…to take some time to determine what is working and not working today, so you can structure the company you need when this crisis “winds down.” Fact: If you do not intentionally CREATE … Continue reading
To everyone that participated in our survey last, we want to thank you. We have taken your TOP 3 most common stalls/objections and created appropriate responses for each of the Top 3. The real reason to be able to handle these is to … Continue reading