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Our Sales Management Information site is packed with useful articles and information on Sales-Management from Sales Management experts and practising sales managers who can give you that extra piece of information to make your sales career really take off. Of course its not true that the best salesmen make the best sales managers, but if that is your ambition, then you must follow this expert advice.

Do you know what sales you can expect, whether for a team of sales people or within your own business or practice? How do you feel about putting together a forecast? How do the others in your business feel? I wonder why you have these feelings? Forecasting is vital for any business - well, accurate forecasting is vital - especially for sales management This is true for professional services as well as commercial organisations. Follow the link to read a very clear outline of a Sales Manager Job Description

Not Enough Fresh Sales Leads? Marketing is the New Sales

Your sales are down and leads are rare. The phone's not ringing.

Getting Off The Advertising And Sales Rollercoaster

Seeing the results of advertising your business can be like watching a roller coaster. The day you run your ad you see a flurry of activity; your ph0ne starts ringing, your web site traffic increases and/ or potential clients visit your store.

Increase Your Sales - Accept Credit Cards

Many people today simply prefer the convenience of paying by credit card. If you want their business, you must be able to accept their credit-card payments.

Increase Your Sales Accept Credit Cards, Part 2

In part two we will discuss overcoming objections, which credit cards to accept and using the check paying option. If your business is home-based or has been in operation for less than two years, you're likely to face objections from the bank.

4 Marketing Myths Threaten Your Sales

These 4 marketing myths can cause you to lose sales if you base your marketing decisions on them. But the related marketing tips I included with each myth will boost your sales if you act on them instead.

The Sales Carpenter

I remember moving my family to Argentina as Vice President of Sales for Latin America. I was in charge of managing five regional offices, Argentina of course being one of them.

Transforming Your Sales Force by Creating Specific Expectations

I just finished a phone call with a potential client who had called to discuss a problem. His 18 person sales force was paid on straight commission.

Raise Concern About Sales Competition, Not About Yourself

As you are reading this sales article, read very carefully. Because I wouldn't want you to think of a pig right now.

Speed-up Your Sales Cycle

This week's article is my response to a question by David Cohen of Bridge-Soft. "Quite a few prospects have told me that business is stagnant at the moment, but they are hopeful towards the 4th quarter.

Sales Tactics to Beat Your Competition

This month I want to share a success from a friend and customer of mine. You'll find in this story two important sales tactics for beating your competition.

Discounting Your Way Into Sales Oblivion

I don't even like saying the word d---------g. I have literally obliterated it from my dictionary with a black marking pen.

Sales Plan? Whats a Sales Plan?

In the past, if you said the word "plan" to me, I would bolt and run. I'm the "creative type," a former ballet dancer and choreographer-I'm terrible with details.

10 Things to Help Your Business When Sales Are Slow During the Holidays

Twiddling your thumbs and waiting for some business to come in? Why not use this downtime to set yourself up for greater success in the new year? Here are my 10 picks, but you don't have to do them all. Even doing just one will get you another rung higher on your business ladder.

3 Steps To Getting A Sales Meeting

The best way to get a new customer is to clearly identifywho you want to do business with and then get in front of them. They canthen see what you look like, possibly see what your product looks like and alsoexamine any data or statistics you might have.

How To Use A Powerful Leadership Tool To Step Up Sales Results

Good sales people can close, but few "step up" for even more sales from that close. Yet stepping up should be one of the easiest accomplishments in sales - that is if you know how to build the staircase.

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The Four Phases In Sales Management Evolution
What this owner needed was a strong sales manager, someone who would uphold the rules and who would fire weak or toxic salespeople. The owner found a strong sales manager to replace the Gallup pollster and evolved to phase three sales management ...

Printing Impressions

Roland DGA Announces Sales Management Team Changes
Printing Impressions
IRVINE, Calif. — August 10, 2017 — Roland DGA Corp., a leading provider of wide-format inkjet printers and other digital imaging devices, has made several key personnel changes to further strengthen its sales management team. Tony Miller, formerly ...

Roland DGA Strengthens its Sales Management Team with Key Personnel Changes
What They Think
Irvine, Calif. - Roland DGA Corporation, a leading provider of wide-format inkjet printers and other digital imaging devices, has made several key personnel changes to further strengthen its sales management team. Tony Miller, formerly Roland DGA's ...

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CyclingIndustry.News (press release) (registration) (blog)

2pure adds Blair Whiteside to sales management
CyclingIndustry.News (press release) (registration) (blog)
Long-term UK bike industry salesman Blair Whiteside has joined the 2pure team in the role of sales manager. Whiteside will now take over the management of 2pure's team of territory account managers, as well as himself becoming a representative for the ...
2Pure announces Blair Whiteside as new sales managerBike Biz

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ID's 2017 Salary Report - Sales & Sales Management
Industrial Distribution
Industrial Distribution is excited to once again share our annual Salary Report, based on the results of our survey we conducted of our readership in June. It's one of ID's most popular and discussed content items of the year, and serves as a benchmark ...

Chart Industries reshuffles Sales Management
Chart Industries has made changes in its sales team to better support its customer base and the growth in CO2 market. Additionally, Chart has filled a key management position in its distribution and storage (D&S) business segment. Tom Chromy, National ...

Sales Management Revamp At Univision Includes Several More ...
All Access Music Group
After promoting STEVE MANDALA to President of Advertising Sales and Marketing, UNIVISION COMMUNICATIONS INC. has made further changes to the ...

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ViewLift beefs up sales management
Rapid TV News
Jacobs joins the company from Comcast Technology Solutions (CTS), after holding senior positions at IBM, thePlatform (now CTS), Anystream (now Telestream), Sybase (now SAP), Cramer Systems (now Amdocs). “Already understanding the technology ...

PCT Magazine

Truly Nolen Promotes Gilman, Rice to Manager
PCT Magazine
Rice joined the company in December 2016 as a manager-in-training. Prior to joining Truly Nolen, he spent 20 years in several different business industries including wireless sales management, package prototyping, and solar sales management. Rice is a ...

Modern Machine Shop

Schunk Hires VP, Sales for Tooling and Workholding
Modern Machine Shop
Mr. Shomaker brings 27 years of experience in the metalworking industry. Beginning his career as a metalworking engineer, his background includes engineering, technical sales, sales management, general management and strategic account management.

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