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Don’t Let Your Reps Depend on Technology

by Joanne Black Joanne will speak at the Sales Performance Management Conference on Thursday, October 17 at 1:30 during her breakout session, “Pick Up the Damn Phone! How People, Not Technology, Seal the Deal.” Register now to attend. The digital world—as … Continue reading

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Are Salespeople Lazy? Insider Notes from the Sales 2.0 Speakers Dinner

Last night a group of B2B sales leaders who will speak at today’s Sales 2.0 Conference in Boston gathered for our traditional pre-game Speakers Dinner. During the course of the conversation, one sales leader stated, “I believe salespeople are lazy.” This … Continue reading

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Lessons Learned: Becoming a Sales Leader

Contributed by Steven Hawes B2B sales leaders often ask me what other sales leaders typically learn at our Sales 2.0 Conferences. I always find it somewhat ironic to find myself having conversations with sales leaders about learning. I’m just starting … Continue reading

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Three Reasons to Plan Your Sales Territories by Social Proximity

Here’s a quick preview of three ways sales teams can benefit from adopting a social selling proximity model instead of traditional sales territory assignments. Continue reading

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A Simple Way to Reward Reps for Winning Deals

Do your sales reps know what they’ll be paid on the huge deals they closed yesterday, or last week, or last month? Sales leaders need to help reps know what they’ll be bringing home. They need to know it so they can plan their lives. They also need to know it so they can feel like winners. Continue reading

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