Managing a sales team is inherently difficult. Most people who have worked in this industry agree it is outrageously competitive, stressful and demanding. There is no doubt working as a sales professional takes a considerable toll on the mind and the spirit. A good sales manager minimizes the stress while
Make Successful Sales Calls by Mastering Your Telephone Selling Techniques Making sales calls can be a challenging task for sales professionals. It can be quite intimidating to reach out to others through the phone and “sell” something. However, sales calls are a crucial aspect of keeping your business running successfully.
Preparing For The Sales Call There are very few sales professionals who enjoy making cold calls. Even making phone sales pitches to known customers is a challenge for many salespeople. Cold calling can be particularly for those who struggle with the lack of personal contact available in a face-to-face sales
What Can A Great Sales Playbook Do For Your Team? For sales leaders, a great sales playbook provides clarity around the most critical aspects of running a high-performing sales team. You can’t vacillate on your sales methodology or be wishy-washy on what makes a qualified lead when you’ve put it
Defining a Winning Sales Culture Defining the characteristics of a winning sales culture is very important. Unfortunately, many companies fall short in this area and mandate a revenue or quota objective as the single success characteristic. While increasing sales by 12% in a specific time frame is concrete and easy