Here is a video sales training series from Doug Lehman that looks at skill and qualities of top sales performers. Simply put, what makes them excel at sales with video brand ambassador Doug Lehman. This video series looks at B2B Sales, Sales Training, Presentation Styles, Creating Customer Value, Social Selling, Referral selling and personal development training for sales. Continue reading
Do you want to write emails that get a ton of opens, great engagement and are a joy to write? Do you want to send emails that your readers forward to other people? In this blog post, I am going to give you my best tips on how to write emails that are simply brilliant. Emails that will have your readers looking forward to receiving more.
Emails that have a call-to-action – people are happy to execute. Let’s get straight into it! Continue reading
See how you stack up against the competition and share your SSI with your network today.
The Social Selling Index (SSI) has been an important tool for sales professionals who want to go beyond social selling activities and measure how those individual efforts add up. We know that social selling is a vital component of success for many sales organizations: salespeople who excel at social selling are creating more opportunities and are 51% more likely to hit quota. It is because of this massive potential that measurement of social selling efforts is all the more important. Empowering salespeople with the knowledge of where they stand with social selling can help them set clear goals and inspire them to become a better social seller. Today we’re excited to announce that SSI is available to anyone interested in understanding and improving their social selling efforts. Continue reading
Remember when Linkedin allowed UNLIMITED LinkedIn group messaging? Those days are long gone.
Just last month LinkedIn (quietly) announced changes to one’s ability to send messages to a fellow group member. Under the new guidelines you are limited to only 15 free messages to fellow group members per month. Continue reading
There’s a huge problem in the marketplace and it may be what’s slowly dripping your organization dry. In fact, this problem is potentially costing organizations millions of dollars. The issue? Unused content.
LinkedIn is a unique social network. It is where a broad range of professionals spend their time online, and there are a lot of them who do so! The perception that people set up their profile and then forget about LinkedIn is unfair too, as in April 2015, there were 187 million unique monthly visitors to LinkedIn.
But what are these people doing when they are on LinkedIn? It is one of three things: Continue reading
Very few content marketers hit a home run each time they step up to bat. We’ve all had our fair share of strikeouts. Failures, however, are also learning experiences – especially those made by others. Mistakes provide insight into what to avoid in the future. As the content marketing space grows, so have the number of errors we’ve found many marketers make. Continue reading
LinkedIn provides an unrivaled branding and visibility opportunity for companies that harness the true power of LinkedIn and engage their staff. It is one of the most valuable branding tools you have—and right now, it’s a competitive advantage.
Very few companies have effectively implemented a comprehensive LinkedIn branding plan. Continue reading