Data Storytelling

When Data and Stories Collide: Leveraging Human Connectivity to Close

Sales professionals throughout history have leveraged their power to persuade as the determinant in the close of just about every deal. I mean, unless a product or service is legitimately one of a kind, the difference between one company and another who are offering some variation of, or maybe even the exact same version of […]

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Traditional Sales Training Sucks - Here are Three Reasons Why

Three Reasons Why Traditional Sales Training Fails?

Traditional sales training can suck! That’s right, we’ve said it. Your new hires sitting in training right now are probably thinking it, your tenured sellers have written it in stone, and the national sales meeting committee is probably drinking because of it. If you decide not to read any further than this, we bet you […]

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5 Signs You Need to Invest in a Sales Enablement Strategy

You’ve heard us talk about sales enablement and why it’s important. There are many statistics to support our philosophy, but how do you know if you need it? What are the standout moments that make you realize it is time to invest in a sales enablement strategy? Sign #1: Customers are asking for more information […]

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Coaching Matters

Why Coaching is Important in the Workplace

Coaching a team may that be a sports team or coaching your team in the workplace, is one of the most demanding yet rewarding jobs you will ever attempt. When it comes to the sports world, coaches assist athletes in developing and getting to their full potential. Coaches are responsible for training athletes by analyzing […]

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How Do You Turn Sales Enablement Into A Profit Center?

Sales enablement is one of the most complex and common challenges facing businesses, and without a plan to achieve it, it can be a roadblock to the revenue growth of your company. Research has shown that Sales Reps only spend 37% of their time selling, with the rest devoted to non-revenue-generating activities. Now, of course, […]

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The New Buying Experience

Buyer Behaviors Have Changed—And Your Sales Reps Need to Adapt

One of the reasons that Sales Enablement exists is the constant transformation of customer buyer behaviors. Every touchpoint, every interaction between your sales team and your prospects is an opportunity to build a relationship or close a sale. However, if done ineffectively, it can negatively affect the relationship. Each of these different touch points cost […]

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How to Avoid the Bird Box Challenge.

If you haven’t heard already, there is a new Netflix movie making all the buzz on social media called Bird Box. In this thrilling movie, in which humanity is under siege from a possessive, mind-controlling, mysterious mass that drives normal everyday people to harm themselves and others. If you haven’t already seen it, I’d strongly recommend watching […]

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How Can Emotional Intelligence (EQ) Make You a Better Leader?

Leaders have tough but important jobs: leading a team of exceptional people to buy into one vision and inspire that team to work in unison in the direction of a common goal. However, not all leaders know how to do this successfully. So, the question is – why do some leaders succeed where others fail? […]

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5 Strategies to Enhance The Onboarding Experience.

By now you are probably familiar with the saying, “you only get one chance to make a first impression.” This statement couldn’t be more accurate than in the onboarding process for sales new hires, yet many organization finds their new hires aren’t excited about or fully invested during the onboarding process. Believe it or not, […]

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