In addition to product knowledge, which is absolutely fundamental for your sales reps, different sales skills training is a key factor in boosting sales performance as well as employee confidence and motivation. But which sales skills should be part of your Sales Training Academy?
Regardless of the innumerable benefits a sales academy can bring to your company — and there sure are plenty —, if you fail to prove the impact such an academy will have on the business, it may be difficult to get the necessary buy-in to establish it in the first place.
Regardless of title and function, we bet that everyone would like to be more productive. Productivity and effectiveness are increasingly important, especially at the pace that your list of responsibilities and to-dos grows, as it can quickly become overwhelming. These tips are for everyone looking for a more agile way of getting things done.
Getting your team excited about corporate training isn’t always easy. This article will show you a few simple steps you can take to ensure the necessary by-in to your learning opportunities without issuing an ultimatum.
In this guide, you will learn how to build a solid communication plan to launch (or re-launch) your academy successfully, and keep your audience engaged and coming back for more. Even if you are not a marketing guru.
There are different stages of connection, trust, and mutual knowledge in any relationship, whether it is romantic or in business. And depending on how you carry the relationship it can lead to getting down on one knee and get a yes, or… churn. So, how can you make your customers fall in love with your brand?
Do you feel like your sales reps are spending more time on administrative tasks than actually selling? Are your sales leaders struggling to help their teams meet their goals? The best way to reduce inefficiencies, accelerate growth and reduce churn is to follow processes that are agile, adaptable and crystal clear.
When selecting a training platform there are multiple aspects to consider: buying new business software is always a serious decision. You need to look at costs (upfront spending as well as maintenance), IT requirements, usability, learning curve for implementation and, most importantly, you must fully understand what your needs are, so you can implement a tailored solution that covers them all.
What can a company not live without? The ability to build relationships with customers and be able to showcase its products’ value. This means sales skills development is as fundamental as product or sales process knowledge.
In the words of Peter Drucker "If you can't measure it, you can't improve it". This sentence refers to the undeniable importance of measuring results before and after the implementation of any change. Metrics fuel decision-making, decide budget allocations, and weigh the impact of our business choices — it is only natural that learning and development activities are dictated by them too.