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Sales Results Tell a Story…Would You Like to Rewrite Yours?

Sales Results Tell a Story…Would You Like to Rewrite Yours?

The world is built on stories. Yours, mine, everyone’s world is based on a collection of stories. It’s how we make sense of things we don’t immediately understand. Stories help us learn. Help us process information. Hard wire information into our memories. It’s how we relate to each other and how we get to understand…

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Free Sales Improvement Guide | Building Successful Sales Teams | Starting Now

Free Sales Improvement Guide | Building Successful Sales Teams | Starting Now

Following a very long drive back from the South West earlier this week I had the opportunity to reflect on some of the most common findings from the last batch of sales audits. Of course, every business is unique, but the issues that stop the sales functions fully thriving are often very similar, here are…

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Sales Improvement | Looking Beyond Sales Results

Sales Improvement | Looking Beyond Sales Results

Sales Improvement – this is written for you if you’re not seeing quarter on quarter, or even week on week improvements in your sales team, your sales results and your sales performance. It covers: sales improvement, training needs analysis, performance management, sales metrics and sales leadership. If that’s of interest to you at the moment,…

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Sales Bonus Schemes | Discover What’s Important to the Business and the Sales Team

Sales Bonus Schemes | Discover What’s Important to the Business and the Sales Team

Sales bonus schemes can cause some heated discussions, that’s for sure. Earlier this week I had a half day session with a business owner to review the bonus and reward structure for the sales team next year. The conversation came out of a separate meeting two weeks ago when we discussed the overall sales performance,…

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Benchmarking Sales Performance | The Key to Continuous Sales Improvement

Benchmarking Sales Performance | The Key to Continuous Sales Improvement

Benchmarking sales performance is where is it all starts. Undertaking any kind of sales improvement initiative without first getting a base line of what your current sales function is achieving, and by what means they are achieving, is akin to map reading in the dark! Why Should You Be Benchmarking Sales Performance? Because it’s the…

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Sales Management Training Courses | Solving Key Sales Problems for Sales Leaders

Sales Management Training Courses | Solving Key Sales Problems for Sales Leaders

Sales Management Training Courses courses often conjure up the picture of long courses filled with lots of great theory and knowledge building, folders three inches thick, flip charts and pages of great ideas. That’s great. But how many of those great ideas make it back into the business? How much of that great theory ever…

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Sales Training | 4 Things You Need To Know Before You Book Your Next Course

Sales Training | 4 Things You Need To Know Before You Book Your Next Course

Sales training should improve the sales skill set within your sales team. That’s a given. But what else do you need to consider when faced with all the options you have when selecting the sales provider? Sales training that is not only perfect for your sales team needs but also gives the highest ROI…is that…

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High Performance Sales Pro’s Consistently Achieve Sales Targets. You?

High Performance Sales Pro’s Consistently Achieve Sales Targets. You?

The first rule of being a sales professionals is that you achieve sales targets, consistently, ethically and predictably. That’s the basics, just to be in the sales game. But it takes effort. The very best sales pro’s make it look (almost!) effortless. Some get there by sheer hard work, some by talent and most by…

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Sales Process Audit to Boost Sales | Continuous Sales Improvement

Sales Process Audit to Boost Sales | Continuous Sales Improvement

So, do you really need a Sales Process Audit? Urban myth or not, we’ve all heard the story of the business who decided to employ a productivity specialist to make the production line go faster. The aim to make more widgets per hour, so up the production, sell more and make more money. Now, there…

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