Tag: Sales Team

Sales Follow-Up Statistics You Need to Know

The sales follow-up is where most deals are won. Unfortunately, it’s also where most deals are lost, especially when sales reps don’t make enough follow-up attempts to work a lead and ultimately close the deal. Whether you’re a sales development rep looking to get a leg up on the competition or a sales manager looking to improve your team’s performance, these sales follow-up stats should help. The answers to these questions are a great place to start in understanding your sales process and the changes, if any, you may need to make: How do you compare? How does your sales team compare? How does your organization of sales professionals compare? Is your sales ... Read more

Why It’s Important to Crush It in Q1

The new year is a time for new beginnings. Don’t find yourself in Q2 having wasted a whole quarter and now you find you must dig out from behind. Importantly, the first quarter is the time that can set the pace for the entire year – either positive or negative. A slow start to Q1 can dig an insurmountable hole for any company to overcome. Unfortunately, this occurrence is more common than it should be. CRUSHING IT IN Q1 CAN BE THE DIFFERENCE-MAKER FOR ANY COMPANY AND SALES TEAM.    So often companies start their year slowly – there are ... Read more