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Webcast • Leadership Development, First Line Sales Management, Sales Training

Research Update: Sales Manager Training Tactics

September 01, 2017

  As a follow-on study to last year’s research on sales manager training, this first look research review webcast takes a more detailed look at the specific topic, tactics, and priorities given to sales management training initiatives. It benchmarks firms’ investments in mana

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Webcast • Coaching, Leadership Development, First Line Sales Management, Selling Effectiveness, Sales Training

The Missing Link in Your Coaching Initiative – The Head Coach

June 29, 2017

  Many sales organizations recognize the tremendous value effective coaching can add to their other sales initiatives. Unfortunately, most coaching programs produce little change in the behavior of sales managers. Why is this, and what can you do to ensure your coaching initiative doesn&

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Webcast • Coaching, Recruiting & Selection, First Line Sales Management

Research Update: Salesperson Retention and Turnover

April 03, 2017

  Sales positions are notoriously tricky to recruit for, and high performing salespeople challenging to retain. Join us for a first look at recently concluded research as we investigate sales force practices in hiring, onboarding, and retaining key performers. It identifies root causes o

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Webcast • Strategy & Planning, Sales Operations, First Line Sales Management

Research Update: Sales Force Attitudes Towards Forecasting

March 30, 2017

Our recent research reveals surprising differences in how sales managers and salespeople view forecasting. In this web-based video panel, we explore what these differences and their impact on forecasting effectiveness. Join two practitioners and Vantage Point Performance’s Jason Jordan f

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Webcast • Sales Process Management, Coaching, Leadership Development, First Line Sales Management

Optimizing Sales Management Processes

March 23, 2017

Process discipline characterizes the approach many productive sales organization take to managing selling activity, but those same firms often neglect to treat sales manager activities with the same rigor. This webcast makes the case for establishing sales management process, while detailing h

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Webcast • First Line Sales Management, Analytics, Sales Performance Management

The Cost of a Bad Sales Manager (...US$3.5 million)

September 15, 2016

  We all recognize that sales managers play a key role in the sales force. Great managers elevate the performance of their entire team, and everybody knows it… Sellers want to work for them, other managers envy them, and senior executives want more of them. But what about poor-per

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Webcast • First Line Sales Management, Sales Training

Research Update: Hiring Top Sales Management Talent

January 28, 2016

  Join us for our latest research insights on hiring top sales management Talent. High performing firms find attracting effective Sales Management talent is a critical success factor.    In this webcast, we'll provide a preliminary look at research findings before w

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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, 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 Compensation, First Line Sales Management

Compensating Sales Managers

October 02, 2014

  Management spends plenty of effort designing salesperson incentive compensation plans, but the first-line sales manager pay plan is often an afterthought. This webcast reviews essential plan design principles important for first line sales managers; explores common plan design pitfalls

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