Wanted – Humble Sales People

    by Mike Carroll on Sun, Aug 18, 2019 @ 12:08 PM

    One of the challenges when you're hiring salespeople (or coaching them) is the dichotomy between being confident and being...

    How much focus do your sales managers put on conversation speed and tonality when they coach their salespeople? At...

    As a follow up to our recent post “Is Your Sales Forecast Giving You a False Sense of Security” I think it’s pretty safe to...

    I’d like to share a personal sales story to illustrate an issue we often see in our coaching conversations with the sales...

    I love this cartoon because it is so true.  The more you listen the more you sell.  How effective are your sales people at...

    One of the more common frustrations I hear when talking with Presidents, CEOs and Business Owners is that their sales cycle...

    Our last article discussed how sales has changed over the past few years, why selling is so much harder, and why taking a...

    An article in today's Wall Street Journal caught my eye, "Science Reveals Why We Brag So Much."  It talks about a Harvard...

    If you are the person who signs the checks (the President, CEO or business owner) for all of the expenses that go along...

    Here's another excellent Ted Talk with an important lesson for your sales team.  In this 18-minute presentation, Nancy...