Category Archives: Sales Tips & Advice

Six Ways You Can Instill a Sense of Urgency in Your Sales Team

By Greg Lhamon on The New Sales Coach 

Oftentimes, our best work is produced on a tight deadline because we are forced to focus. Learn how to remove complacency and instill a sense of urgency in your sales team to receive the best results.

Six Ways You Can Instill a Sense of Urgency in Your Sales Team

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What It Takes to Consistently Make Quota May Surprise You

By Jim Keenan (Forbes)

In the world of sales, quota achievement is everything. It’s what salespeople and sales managers alike are measured on and becomes the central focus of everything they do. Learn how the best salespeople are able to consistently make quota – it may not be the answer you think!

What It Takes to Consistently Make Quota May Surprise You


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Sales Probing Questions That are Key to Understanding a Customers Needs.

By Matt G (The Sales Corner)

There’s one search happening on Google that seems to bring a fair amount of traffic to The Sales Corner. The search is “Sales Probing Questions.” The people searching these terms are generally looking for information on how to establish the correct questions to ask their customers. They are looking for magic tools to help them decide what are the right questions or not. I wish I could tell you what questions always work, but the truth is that you have to deal with a lot of trial and error in any sales environment.

th7T32TIPHThe goal is to increase sales or marketing visibility. In order to do this effectively you need to remain in constant production. The problem is that a lot of sales people, don’t know how to go about this in a way that’s beneficial, and doesn’t waste their time, or the customers time. Often times they get burned out.

Here are five Sales Probing Questions below that you can use to immediately start to impact your customer relationships. As a sales rep I pride myself on knowing my customers and what their problems are, and what makes them happy. You’ll find benefit in the same!