Category Archives for Business Owners

How CEOs Can Lead Sales Change through Historic Times

How CEOs Can Lead Sales through Historic Times

For months, the coronavirus has dominated conversations and news coverage around the world.  If you’re like most CEOs, in March you watched with growing alarm as massive global companies like Dell,

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Triage Your Sales Pipeline

The Best Way to Triage Your Sales Pipeline

Right now, it can be tough for salespeople to know what’s really going on with customers and prospects. And there’s a good chance no one else in your company knows, either. Any CEO who wants to keep

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Sales Growth Strategies for CEOs

Sales Growth Strategies for CEOs Right Now

The CEOs we work with are focused on making necessary changes to grow sales right now. Are you?  As a founder and leader, when was the last time you thought about sales strategy? Sales is your revenue

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Increase Sales

Basic and Effective Things You Can Do to Increase Sales

Need more sales? Let’s examine how well your team is practicing basic, effective selling skills.   You might assume salespeople are already practicing these skills, but in uncertain times, salespeople

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Sales Team

What To Do When Your Sales Team is Struggling

When sales teams struggle, I like to investigate three critical aspects of their sales strategy.  Market Position Ideal Customer Profile  Value Proposition A strategy that helps you hit your revenue

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Sales Coaching

How to Make Time for Sales Coaching and Get More Deals Closed

Do you ever feel like most of your days are spent going to meetings, assembling information for reports, and putting out fires? Do you wish you had more time to focus on the things that will make the

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Ensure Sales Success

3 Steps to Ensure Sales Success

Is it true that most sales reps don’t hit their goals? My friend Tiffani Bova shared 26 Sales Statistics that Prove Sales is Changing and one of them is that sales professionals spend just 34% of their

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Are Your Sales Happening too Slowly?

Are Your Sales Happening Too Slowly?

We Need More Sales Now! For every entrepreneur, CEO and sales leader I know, things happen too slowly. Nothing seems to happen fast enough when it comes to sales.  So how do we speed sales up? For starters,

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5 Gifts to Give Yourself this Season

Christmas is only 2 weeks away, which means you are deep into the 4th quarter and hopefully well on your way to hitting your year-end goals.   If you are like most, the holidays are an unreasonably

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Recession Proof Your Sales

Recession-Proof Your Sales

Have you been hearing rumblings about an impending recession? Wondering if it will happen?  It’s likely. As an economist, I can tell you with confidence that the economy is cyclical, and this period

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