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7 Key Sales Metrics That Really Matter – Free Report

Sales is all about keeping score. Business development is worthless unless your sales pipeline and your sales funnel are both being monitored for inputs and outputs. Understanding the sales conversions at each stage as well as understanding what those numbers mean for the long and short-term sales forecast. I’ve seen businesses where the sales forecasts can rival the… Continue reading 7 Key Sales Metrics That Really Matter – Free Report

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Where Good Sales Leads Go To Die

I really want to get this sign made up as labels to slap across some sales pipelines I see. Pretty much in the same way health and safety specialists do, or the gas board do when you’re a student and the boiler’s condemned Extreme reaction? Not at all. Some sales pipelines are so congested that nothing… Continue reading Where Good Sales Leads Go To Die

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Let’s Play Pin the Tail on the Donkey and Call it a Sales Forecast

Ok, I admit, this is a bit of a rant…I HATE inaccurate sales forecasts..I mean really, it’s not that tough to produce an accurate sales forecast yet few sales people rate this as high on their list of things to do. I think it’s one of the most important things a sales person has to… Continue reading Let’s Play Pin the Tail on the Donkey and Call it a Sales Forecast

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What Happens When the Decimal Point Disappears

Imagine the scene, 3 pm, Thursday afternoon in March. Bright blue sky visible through the boardroom window, cold and changeable weather, but not bad for the time of year. I sit opposite a Managing Director of a business I’d been working with for a few weeks. The desk held a single piece of paper. On that… Continue reading What Happens When the Decimal Point Disappears

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SALES FORECAST VS SALES FUNNEL VS SALES PIPELINE

Check out our FREE weekly subscription newsletter The Advanced Business Achiever.  The Advanced Business Achiever will give you weekly practical and proactive insights into how to increase your sales conversions via better sales pipeline and sales funnel management. Find out how to move prospects through each stage in the sales funnel, how to carefully screen… Continue reading SALES FORECAST VS SALES FUNNEL VS SALES PIPELINE