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Webcast • Selling Effectiveness, Sales Training, Sales Performance Management

Learn-ablement, a New Approach to Sales Training

October 27, 2015

  In this webcast, SPI’s Directorsof Learning and Enablement will present a new approach for effective sales training that merges these previously disparate management practices into one unified – and more effective – way to train and enable sales professionals. Along w

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Webcast • Sales Process Management, Sales Training

The Top Sales Planning Best Practices for 2015

May 04, 2015

  How do you know if your sales plans are delivering on their promises? What if you need to make course corrections or new opportunities are presented? Are you ready to answer these questions?    Every year, it’s the same cycle, you model the right territories, se

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Research • Coaching, First Line Sales Management, Sales Training

Research Brief: Sales Onboarding Practices

February 12, 2015

  When they work, onboarding programs improve salesperson productivity and new hire success rates, which can profoundly impact overall sales organization performance. Yet onboarding approaches vary in scope, intensity, and outcomes across firms. This study offers a survey of onboarding p

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Webcast • Coaching, First Line Sales Management, Sales Training

Three Steps to Make Sales Manager Training Stick

January 23, 2015

  Why is it that just weeks after a sales manager training, everything goes back to the way it was,as if the training never took place? When this happens, a company may conclude that sales training is a waste of time and money, but you know that the problem isn't with the concept of

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Webcast • Sales Process Management, Coaching, Sales Technology, Sales Training, Sales Enablement, Mobility

Linking Sales Training to Business Results: The Three C's of Success

January 09, 2015

  For years, the Holy Grail of training has been the ability to go beyond information delivery and simple skills assessment to identify a direct, positive impact on business results. Sales managers in particular are frequent victims, frustrated by their inability to associate training in

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Webcast • Sales Process Management, Coaching, First Line Sales Management, Selling Effectiveness, Sales Training, Sales Performance Management

Improving Your Sales Team's Closing Skills and Win Rates

December 15, 2014

  Top-performing sales organizations understand that closing is much more than a single event. Rather, it’s a process of successful decision-making that happens long before the contract is ever signed. Winning or losing the sale often is a direct reflection of how much insight and

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Webcast • Sales Operations, Sales Training, Sales Enablement

Research Update on Sales Onboarding Practices

December 11, 2014

  Onboarding programs attempt to accelerate new salesperson productivity and new hire success rates. Our recent research examines sales onboarding programs in business-to-business firms. Join us for this webcast, in which we’ll provide preliminary  findings from the research,

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Webcast • Coaching, Sales Training

Extending a Learning Event: Best Practices for Sales Managers

November 06, 2014

  Sales Managers are integral to driving change in organizations, especially when implementing training or learning initiatives. The key to successful adoption of any of these new initiatives lies in developing a strong framework for supporting the acquisition of new skills and processes

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Webcast

Webcast • Strategy & Planning, Sales Training, Sales Meetings

Sales Kickoff: A Strategic Approach

November 05, 2014

This webinar will goes through some key areas to consider as you plan your Sales Kickoff meeting. Also shared is research from Sales Management Association around best practices in preparation and planning for sales meetings and ideas around motivating salespeople. Viewers will learn:

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Webcast • Sales Training

Accelerating New Salesperson Productivity: Strategy and Best Practices

April 14, 2014

  Productivity lost as new-hire salespeople ramp up costs sales organizations dearly, and new-hire failures even more. Yet sales forces too often adopt a "sink or swim" approach to new salesperson success - accompanied by management's grudging acknowledgement that new sales

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