Category Archives: Sales Tips & Advice

This Common Email Mistake Drives Customers Away

By Geoffrey James (Inc.com)

Many sales reps use the tactic of sending funny or outrageous emails to get a response from hard to reach customers.  This is a great strategy, but if executed incorrectly, it can go very wrong and may even seem offensive to the customer. Keep reading to learn the right way to send these types of emails and make sure you get a positive response.

This Common Email Mistake Drives Customers Away 

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The Key to Social Selling is Social, Not Selling

By Hillary Byers (Convince&Convert)

Many salespeople are familiar with the term ‘Social Selling’ but few are able to execute it correctly. Instead of thinking sell first, social second, it needs to be the other way around. Keep reading to learn how to connect social and selling in order to have the most success possible.

The Key to Social Selling is Social, Not Selling.

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The Importance of a Good Sales Compensation Plan

By Nick Kane (Janek Performance Group)

CoinsImagine you decided to go on road trip—woo hoo!—only you didn’t pack a stitch of clothing, you didn’t bother with a map or GPS, you didn’t fuel up the car, you didn’t put in a vacation request at work, and you had no destination in mind. Mentally, you’d be 99 pennies short of a dollar, and you’d get about as far as the end of your driveway before having to stop the car, go back into the house, and get a grip.

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Are You Using These 7 Secret LinkedIn Tactics?

By Jamie Shanks (Sales for Life)

We all know LinkedIn can be a useful tool for social selling and connecting with prospects. But what you might not know are how you going about doing this. Learn 7 secret LinkedIn tactics that will help you sell more efficiently and effectively.

Are You Using These 7 Secret LinkedIn Tactics?

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Sales Leaders, Are You Micromanaging the Wrong Metrics?

By Scott Edinger (Pipeliner CRM Blog)

Did you make it your goal to spend more time coaching and mentoring your sales reps this year? Then make sure you’re focusing your efforts on the right things. Learn what sales activities you should focus on that will have the greatest impact for your sales reps.

Sales Leaders, Are You Micromanaging the Wrong Metrics? 

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