Q4 is a time to hustle and throw all your efforts into closing the year strong. Ideally you did not wait until Q4 to start hustling, however we often get aggressive in the last few months to make up for the holiday slowdown period, right?
As you sit back and reflect on 2016, what are you seeing? Are you happy and winding things up with an amazing and record breaking year? If so, way to go! Do you have a game plan to do it again in 2017?
Everyone is looking to grow sales, I get it! Focusing on sales growth seems like the way to quick wins. What is the real problem though? It is that many companies either do not have the RIGHT salespeople or the do not INVEST in growing their current salespeople.
Think about this… what would happen if you knew the strengths and weaknesses of your salespeople and the disconnect of your sales culture? Would this give you more control to grow your business? Would it give you more control to grow sales people? If used correctly, it certainly will.
May I ask you a question… are you able to consistently and accurately project your annual/monthly revenue based on your sales team's pipeline? Or do you find that the pipeline is a mystery and you are consistently missing sales goals?
Over the years I have heard many companies talk about how they struggle to hire and retain successful salespeople. We have a solution that we know will help you. Dave Kurlan, top selling author and world leader in sales is giving 30 minutes of his time to show you how a Sales Candidate Assessment can help you improve your ongoing sales success. There will also be 15 minutes of Q&A. This is the five times rank #1 sales assessment tool in the world.
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Ask Dale is a way I can give back and help others. So the other day I decided to answer your questions. This is a tool I will use to create valuable tips for YOU based on YOUR NEEDS, not mine. Feel free to Ask Dale anything related to business and I will answer you personally or get an expert in that area to provide an answer for your question.
Okay Dale, I'm great at what I do, but not great at getting the word out. Managing all my projects is a real challenge so there is little time for marketing and social media and writing and just finding time to have coffee with colleagues. How do I "project manage" myself?