Overcome the Fear of Failure in Sales in 3 Steps

Overcome the Fear of Failure in Sales in 3 Steps

Sales Training for Entrepreneurs and Sales Professionals Your ability to overcome the fear of failure in your sales career will have a significant impact on your success. If left unchallenged, it will prevent you from making necessary sales calls (a.k.a. call reluctance). The fear of failure can cause anxiety during sales opportunities. Most importantly, it […]

How to Increase Your Car Dealership’s Sales in 2018

How to Increase Your Car Dealership’s Sales in 2018

An unconventional approach to increase your car dealership’s sales The Problem According to a recent survey conducted by market research company Roy Morgan1, car salesmen ranked rock bottom on their list of most trusted professions. If you run a car dealership, this is a very unfortunate position to be in. You have the burden to […]

How to Use Call Volume as a Sales Performance Metric

How to Use Call Volume as a Sales Performance Metric

Sales Management Training “Sales is a numbers game” is a popular adage for sales managers. The thinking is that if you increase the call volume, that your team will close more deals. There is some truth to the saying, but how do you use this sales performance metric effectively? Today I’m going to discuss the […]

Guest Post: Tips for a Killer Sales Pitch that Blow Quotas out of the Park

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This is a guest post by Tenfold The day of your sales pitch is drawing closer. You’re two parts scared, two parts excited about the whole situation. You just want to craft a killer sales pitch that will ensure the close. It’s a big one and you definitely don’t want to mess it up. This […]

Top 3 Predictions for the Sales Profession in 2019

Top 3 Predictions for the Sales Profession in 2019

Sales Training for Sales Professionals and Entrepreneurs The sales profession is continuously changing. As sales professionals, we must adapt to stay relevant to our clients. While it may feel a little early to be talking about 2019, it would be prudent for us to begin preparations to ensure our success in the years to come. […]

3 Ways Sales Management Can Immediately Increase Sales Motivation

3 Ways to Immediately Increase Sales Motivation

Sales Management Training The ups and downs of sales can quickly decrease staff morale. After all, they face rejection and possible failure on a daily basis. It begs the question: What is the best way to increase sales motivation? According to Daniel Pink in his book Drive, the old answer of “carrots and sticks” for […]

How to Sell on LinkedIn in Three Simple Steps

How to Sell on LinkedIn in 3 Simple Steps

Sales Training for B2B Sales Professionals and Entrepreneurs Selling on LinkedIn is quickly replacing cold calling as the most effective means of prospecting. Buyers prefer this because it is less intrusive. After all, they can answer if and when they are interested rather than being interrupted. The lower level of imposition is preferred by sellers […]

How to Sell as an Introvert

How to Sell as an Introvert

Sales Training for Introverts, Entrepreneurs, and Sales Professionals I am a natural introvert. When I first started my sales career, I was terrified to pick up the phone to call existing clients to sell our products. The fact that I am now a sales trainer is proof that if I could become successful in sales, […]

Improve sales performance with this simple mindset shift

Improve sales performance with this simple mindset shift

Sales training for sales professionals and entrepreneurs to improve sales performance How you think about sales can significantly impede or improve sales performance. For example, if you subconsciously believe that it is a dodgy profession, this paradigm will sabotage any efforts you make. Your conscience will make asking for an appointment or order feel dirty. […]

How to Convert More Leads into Sales

How to Convert More Leads into Sales

Sales Training for Entrepreneurs Is your marketing spend producing interested leads, but not converting into sales? If you are spending thousands on SEO (Search Engine Optimisation), PPC (Pay Per Click), or any other marketing campaigns, it makes sense to treat these prospects with the greatest care. Unfortunately, many small to medium businesses are letting precious […]