March 2018 ARCHIVE
Selling Points for a More Agile Sales Force
Despite your dream of an agile sales force, 2018 is shaping up like every prior year in recent memory. A handful of sales reps definitely do their own thing, while everyone else tries to make the best of your CRM. “No thanks, my spreadsheets are working just fine. Just look at my close rate!” Spoken ... Read More
How to Convert “Doers” into Sellers in the Sales Process
Each new customer represents a world of upsell and cross-sell opportunities. Unfortunately, for some companies, the sales process halts within moments of a deal converting into an account. Although there are many possible explanations for this issue, a common cause stems from the divide between sales and frontline operations. In this post, we’ll explore a ... Read More
Business Takeaways from Last Year’s Bracket
As college basketball season draws ever closer to its culminating event, offices around the country are beginning to buzz with bracket fever. Who will be this year’s Cinderella story? Which #2 seed will be upset by a #15? And, perhaps most importantly, whose bracket will reign supreme? At your office, this time of year is ... Read More
The Nominees Are In
“This year’s award for best regional sales manager goes to…” It’s safe to say that these words have never been spoken at any red-carpet event in the history of Hollywood. And, perhaps rightfully so. The general population could care less about your company’s sales revenue or top-performing contributors. (Their loss, right?) Despite the public’s lack ... Read More