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Webcast • Coaching, Sales Technology, Sales Operations, Selling Effectiveness, Sales Training, Sales Enablement, Mobility

Harnessing Mobile Video to Certify Learning Outcomes

March 14, 2017

Sales organizations invest mightily in salesperson training. But these investments are often ineffective, in large part because desired outcomes are not observed, validated, and certified. This webcast explains how mobile video can address these challenges, transforming conventional training a

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Webcast • Sales Technology, Sales Operations, Sales Training, Sales Enablement

Establishing 2017 Sales Enablement Priorities

March 02, 2017

  The New Year is an excellent time to reexamine the sales enablement initiatives. This webcast reviews how to craft a coherent sales enablement strategy around practical objectives for 2017, focusing on foundational ideas relevant to firms just starting their enablement journey, as well

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Research • Coaching, Selling Effectiveness, Sales Training

Research Brief: Investments in Salesperson Skill Development

January 25, 2017

  Sales forces are change-intensive organizations. With each new shift in market demand or buyer preference, sales organizations may change sales messaging, sales performance expectations, or job descriptions; in some cases, firms may even recast fundamental assumptions of how their sale

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Webcast • Coaching, Selling Effectiveness, Sales Training

Research Update: Investment in Salesperson Skill Development

October 13, 2016

  Sales forces are change-intensive organizations. With each new shift in market demand or buyer preference, sales organizations may change sales messaging, sales performance expectations and job descriptions; in some cases, firms may even recast fundamental assumptions of how their sale

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Webcast • Leadership Development, Sales Operations, Sales Training

Sales Talent Assessment: When, Where, and Why You Should be Utilizing a Structured Approach

August 11, 2016

Will and skill: two ingredients essential for a successful salesperson. Innovations over the past decade help managers drive and measure “will,” but fewer tools offer insight into “skill.” Often sales candidate selection is left to inexperienced field sales managers poo

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Webcast • Leadership Development, Sales Training, Sales Performance Management

Sales Development: An Emerging Selling Role Driving Sales Productivity

August 03, 2016

  High-growth technology firms are abuzz with “sales development” – a specialized sales role focused in prospecting. Sales development reps (SDRs) concentrate on lead development, outbound prospecting, and moving prospects through the earlier stages of the sales funnel,

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Webcast • Sales Operations, Selling Effectiveness, Sales Training

Enhancing Sales Operations’ Role as the Sales Force’s Change Agent

May 27, 2016

Sales operations functions serve a vital, strategic role in sales organizations – as change agents. Increasingly, sales organizations must restructure deployment models, rethink selling roles and messages, and wring greater efficiency out of existing resources. Sales operations departmen

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Webcast

Webcast • Selling Effectiveness, Sales Training

Re-boarding the Sales Force: Leveraging Onboarding Principles to Keep Seasoned Salespeople Sharp

April 08, 2016

Enlightened sales organizations invest in salesperson "onboarding" - a structured effort to speed new salespeople up the learning curve. As our recent research shows, successful onboarding dramatically impacts salesperson productivity and new hire success rates. A newly emergin

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Research • Sales Training

Research Brief: Sales Manager Training

April 04, 2016

  This research focuses on how business-to-business firms support sales manager development through training. It surveys the training practices in use, the training topics and managerial competencies deemed important, the effectiveness of various training approaches, and management&rsquo

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Research • First Line Sales Management, Sales Training

Research Brief: Hiring Top Sales Management Talent

April 04, 2016

  Sales managers play a vital role in high-performing sales organizations; sourcing and developing effective managers is therefore critical to any firm fielding a sales force. It’s a challenge approached in two ways: sourcing talent from outside the firm, or developing internal tal

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