7 Questions That Reveal Why Your Sales Team is Underperforming20170919174413

7 Questions That Reveal Why Your Sales Team is Underperforming

Why is your sales team not meeting your expectations? I ask this question to my clients on a first call to get their perceptions about why their sale ...
10 Smart Ways to Overcome the Most Common Sales Training Problems20170724184650

10 Smart Ways to Overcome the Most Common Sales Training Problems

Sales training can be highly effective. It can also fail to provide the ROI you expect. Here are 10 reasons why sales training doesn’t work, and the s...
Avoid Hiring the Wandering Sales Candidate20170522221554

Avoid Hiring the Wandering Sales Candidate

Hiring salespeople is difficult. In this series, I identify a group of sales candidates who, when hired, fail to meet expectations. But they all have ...
Beware of Hiring the Golden Child20170515185322

Beware of Hiring the Golden Child

In this series, I identify a group of sales candidates who you might hire, but fail to meet expectations. They all have one thing on common: they inte...
Never Put This Person in a Hunter Sales Role20170421022836

Never Put This Person in a Hunter Sales Role

In this series, I identify a group of sales candidates who, when hired, fail to meet expectations. But they all have one thing in common: they intervi...
Don’t Get Fooled by “The Pinball” Sales Rep Candidate20170406005829

Don’t Get Fooled by “The Pinball” Sales Rep Candidate

In this series, I identify a sales rep candidate who, when hired, fails to meet expectations. Like many other bogus candidates, they have one thing in...
Run Away from the “Face Palm” Sales Candidate20170404144710

Run Away from the “Face Palm” Sales Candidate

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In this series, I’m identifying a group of sales candidates who, when hired, fail to meet expectations. But they all have one thing in common: they in...
Watch Out for This Tricky Sales Candidate20170327162604

Watch Out for This Tricky Sales Candidate

In this series of articles, I identify types of salespeople who fail to meet expectations. But they all have one thing in common: they interview well....
Why Bad Salespeople Get Hired20170113141605

Why Bad Salespeople Get Hired

Bad salespeople get hired everyday. They can devastate a sales team and a company’s reputation. Recently, a friend told me over lunch about a sa...
4 Smart Ways to Coach Your Sales Reps on a Sales Call20161214010749

4 Smart Ways to Coach Your Sales Reps on a Sales Call

When you coach your sales reps in the field, how often should you step in and save a sale? You need the revenue, so why not? As a sales coach, your go...