Sales momentum: Find it, build it, and hold on to it

"Regaining momentum takes three times as much energy as sustaining momentum,” according to US business author, Dan Pink. So, what does ‘momentum’ look like in your sales team? Incoming phone calls from prospects, emails from satisfied clients and recommendations on social channels would be a good place to start.

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Simple But Effective Ways to Cope With Stress in Sales

The sales profession can be highly rewarding, but it has also a reputation of being one of the most stressful jobs. As a consequence many sales people quit the field each year as they simply can’t take the hammering day in, day out. Those who continue to stay on this roller coaster can often find themselves crippled with stress. If they don’t find effective ways to relieve their stress level, it can have a negative impact on both professional and personal life.

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6 Ways to Achieve your Best ROI on Sales Training

Your sales team are the face of your company, instrumental in creating a long lasting impression in the mind of your customers. But according to Forrester Research as few as 15% of sales professionals are capable of articulating their true value as it relates to the customer’s problem. In order to enhance the calibre of salespeople to influence the decisions of prospects and convert them into loyal customers, companies must invest in developing the skills of their sales people. 

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Unlock Business Success through Sales Transformation

Welcome to the most disruptive time we've seen in technology for decades. As technology and competition continues to accelerate at break-neck speed, only the agile and those who can quickly adapt will survive, says Alison Freer, Associate Partner at sales performance company durhamlane.

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The Art of Selling Has Changed: How to Adapt the Mind-set of your Sales Organisation

The digital age has fundamentally changed the way customers can learn about and buy products and services. 74% of business buyers told Forrester they conduct more than half of their research online before making an offline purchase. Such well-informed buyers obviously won’t be convinced by a standardised sales pitch anymore. This blog post addresses 8 drastic shifts sales has undergone in the past years and how you should change the mindset of your sales team accordingly.

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