July 10, 2019    Comment off

4 Questions to Find Business Pain Points

Trying to sell to people who don’t want to buy is a draining process – both on time, budget and team morale. Therefore, you want your salespeople focusing on those who have the budget and authority to buy, and understand the pain point you can help them address. If your prospects have a pain, they […]

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July 10, 2019    Comment off

How Measuring KPIs Can Enhance Your Sales Organisation’s Success

It can often be difficult for sales managers to track the performance of their sales teams and business operations. But by measuring Key Performance Indicators they can track the progress of a business, department and individuals against goals that have been assigned to them. The key to successful use of KPIs is to choose the […]

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July 10, 2019    Comment off

Why Prospect Development is Crucial in the Modern Business Environment

You’ve most likely heard that traditional sales strategy of ABC: “Always Be Closing.” This is because closing the deal is not only the most important part of the sales process but ultimately the most difficult to accomplish. But in the modern business environment, rather than being constantly fixated on closing the deal it’s more beneficial […]

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June 12, 2019    Comment off

Why Sales and Marketing Alignment is Key to Business Success

When sales and marketing align and work seamlessly together your business will become more productive and more profitable. Achieving this has been a major challenge for businesses for some time but now, in the modern business environment, failing to guarantee sales and marketing alignment will see vital objectives missed and, more importantly, customers lost. The […]

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May 15, 2019    Comment off

4 Strategies to Improve Sales Conversions

Even if you are getting loads of leads, website traffic and call connects, it doesn’t mean you are hitting your key targets. Your conversion rates could be falling, and there is no one-size-fits-all method to make radical changes. Every business is different and the reasons prospects fall between the cracks vary. It’s not easy to […]

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April 18, 2019    Comment off

How Setting Smart Goals Can Create a Sales Surge

Speak to any salesperson and they’ll tell you that their role is all about goals. Meeting their personal goals, exceeding their team’s goals, wanting to earn incentivised goals, achieving the goals laid out to them by their mentor – the list goes on. So if your sales reps only have one goal then you know […]

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April 18, 2019    Comment off

How Diagnosing Customer Pain Points Can Remedy Rejection

Selling to a prospective customer who you suspect or even know isn’t going to buy your product is one of the most frustrating and costly elements of sales. Not only does a customer saying ‘no’ drain your businesses’ productivity and budget, but it also saps your employees’ morale. However, understanding the prospect’s pain points will […]

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April 18, 2019    Comment off

Why a Growth Mindset is Key to Sales Success

The mantra of many of the world’s leading businesses has been built around a so-called ‘growth mindset,’ whereby successful people are those that have talents and abilities that can be enhanced by effort, learning and persistence through their lives. This theory, coined by Stanford psychologist Carol Dweck, is central not only to successful businesses, but […]

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March 13, 2019    Comment off

How to Sell in the Era of the Educated Buyer

So how do you sell in this era of the educated buyer? You create a team of smarter sellers.  When I speak with other B2B sales leaders, I am most concerned with how they feel completely caught off guard in this era of the educated buyer. I do admit that the change has been swift: […]

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February 13, 2019    Comment off

6 Sales Skills That Will Make You Stand Out in 2019

The future of the sales profession seems to be changing daily. New technology and rapidly changing customer needs are combining to reshape the foundations of the success as we move into the heart of the 21st century. So it begs the question: How can you stay relevant and excel as a sales professional? What skills […]

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