Leaving Your Sales Future to Chance?

You probably don’t have a degree in sales. Very few people do. fewer  than 100  of the more than 4,000 colleges and universities in the U.S. have sales programs or coursework. So there is a very good chance that you entered the sales industry with no sales background or training at all, except maybe some retail experience in college.
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Never Meant to Be In Sales? You're Not Alone

Do you remember any kids wanting to be sales reps when they grew up? Neither do we. So maybe it shouldn’t be a surprise that of the 9M Americans that wake up every day and go to work in non-retail sales roles, 46% or 4.1M of them never meant to be salespeople at all.

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Why “Sales Training” Doesn't Work

One of the most memorable takeaways from our interview with Sales Enablement expert Roderick Jefferson was this line: “I believe you train animals and enable people.” After pondering this for quite some time - about 1 second, we agree!

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What Sales Enablement Metrics Really Matter? | Roderick Jefferson

An excerpt of, Selleration CEO, Nick Rini’s interview with sales expert Roderick Jefferson.  Roderick is the Vice President of Global Enablement at Marketo, founding member of the Sales Enablement Society, and an Advisory Board Member of Selleration.

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Roderick Jefferson On Why Hope is Not a Sales Strategy

An excerpt of, Selleration CEO, Nick Rini’s interview with sales expert Roderick Jefferson.  Roderick is the Vice President of Global Enablement at Marketo, founding member of the Sales Enablement Society, and an Advisory Board Member of Selleration.

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The 3 Letter Word Most Sales Training Overlooks | Interview with Mike Kunkle

Selleration CEO, Nick Rini, interviews sales expert Mike Kunkle about how one 3 letter word is the key to increasing the Selling Judgement of sales reps.  Mike Kunkle is the Vice President of Sales Transformation Services for Digital Transformation Inc., and founder of Transforming Sales Results LLC.  

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New Tool Improves Sales Performance & Gives Management Back Lost Time

Harvard Business Review found that most sales managers aren’t coaching their teams effectively. But, the study overlooked one essential truth of sales management: there is never enough time in the day.

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How to Deal With the "Trump Effect" in Sales Hiring

There was a time when it was understood that in order to be considered for a job, you had to have direct experience. That all changed November 8th when Donald Trump was elected.

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Improving Sales Performance of the 60% Just Got Easier...

You can always count on your top 10-20% of sales reps to deliver, and your bottom 20% to disappoint. The real risk - and reward - lies in the 60% of your sales reps that fall somewhere between the heroes and the hopeless of your sales team.

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How to Quantify Sales Performance

Sales management needs to objectively quantify the performance of sales reps on an individual basis and have at-a-glance data at an organization level to make decisions that drive sales and build customer relationships.

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