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Blog Entry
November 4th, 2014 | Karl Palachuk
I'm sure you've heard of a "sales funnel." The basic idea is that you have a large mouth at the top of the funnel and your prospects enter there. With each stage of the funnel, a certain number of prospects get weeded out and the rest remain in your funnel. - read more
 
Slide Gallery
October 8th, 2014 | Benson Chan
When it comes to selling network-maintenance service, many firms can't close the deal... or they fail to renew contracts. Here are the steps to change that. - read more
 
Article
October 3rd, 2014 | Mike Schmidtmann
Buyers who ask tough questions are the ones most interested in moving forward. In sales, the word “nice” is usually bad, and “bad” is usually good. - read more
 
Blog Entry
August 29th, 2014 | Karl Palachuk
When we think about CRM - Customer Relationship Management - the classic tools have been ACT! and, more recently Salesforce.com (see www.act.com and www.salesforce.com, respectively). - read more
 
Article
August 28th, 2014 | Bernard Perrine
The key is to show prospects and customers you have exactly what they’re seeking. - read more
 
Blog Entry
July 28th, 2014 | Gil Cargill
New post from Gil Cargill..check it out That’s right; a sales manager who does not manage based on process and metrics is relegated to the role of a cheerleader. He/she will say things like “work harder” or “work smarter”. All of those exhortations are nothing but a cheerleading type of motivating statements. In order to compete consistently in today’s world, a sales […] - read more
 
Article
June 20th, 2014 | Rich Freeman
Experts say most MSPs commit these same preventable sales-related blunders. - read more
 
Blog Entry
June 10th, 2014 | Gil Cargill
New post from Gil Cargill..check it out I’ve noticed a trend over the past few years of entrepreneurs working harder, longer and faster in hopes that they would set an example and their team would follow them.  This is a flawed strategy from the start.  By running faster, harder and working longer, all you’re doing is exhausting yourself. That exhaustion frequently manifests […] - read more
 
Article
June 5th, 2014 | Gil Cargill
Forget the white board and 3x5 index cards. Today’s sales professionals need to harness all the power technology offers to achieve sales success. - read more
 
Article
March 27th, 2014 | Mike Schmidtmann
Instead of jumbling the steps together, take time to execute the sales process correctly, and then you can worry about all the time it takes to count your money. - read more
 

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