Elevate the Professionalism, and Productivity, of Your Sales Team. With John Smibert.

John Smibert, is the co-founder and CEO of Australia-based Strategic Selling Group. John is on a mission to elevate the professionalism of sales. Tune into this episode to hear John and I talk about how to avoid the pitfalls associated with too much reliance on automation in sales. John also spells out a modern approach to sales training that sales managers should …

On Accelerate! Now: Episode 149 with Justin Christianson. How to Maximize Conversions at Each Stage of Your Sales Process.

Justin Christianson is the co-founder and President of Conversion Fanatics. He is the author of the Amazon #1 best-selling Conversion Fanatics: How To Double Your Customers, Sales and Profits with A/B Testing. In this episode, Justin and I talk about how his sales team at Conversion Fanatics integrates the best practices of online conversion optimization into its proactive outbound sales processes. And, how …

On Accelerate! Now: Episode 148 with Julie Hansen. 5 Ways To Prevent Sales Presentation Fatigue (in Your Customers.)

Julie Hansen is the founder of Performance Sales and Training and a leading sales presentation coach. She is also the author of Sales Presentation for Dummies and ACT Like a Sales Pro. In this episode, Julie and I discuss why salespeople are still relying on outdated and obsolete presentation methods in today’s modern market. And what they need to do to meet their customers’ expectations. Be sure to …

On Accelerate! Now: Episode 145 with Bridget Gleason. The Books ALL Sales Professionals Should Read.

My regular guest on Front Line Friday is Bridget Gleason, VP of Corporate Sales for SumoLogic. In this episode, we take a break from talking about sales strategies. Instead, Bridget and I share some of our favorite books that we believe every sales person, and sales manager, should read. Want to know what you should be reading right now to increasing your reservoir of …

On Accelerate! Now: Episode 116 with Mark Magnacca. Is Traditional Sales Training Broken? Utilizing Video as Reinforcement for Training Sales Reps.

Mark Magnacca is the co-founder and President of Allego, a mobile based sales learning platform. He is also the author of the book So What? How to Communicate What Really Matters to Your Audience. In today’s episode, Mark and I discuss why the traditional model of sales training is broken and how it is being replaced by a new framework …