Sales Hacks

How Ultra-High Performers Use Time Management – Outside Sales Talk with Jeb Blount

Jeb Blount is a sales acceleration specialist and the author of ten books including Fanatical Prospecting, Sales EQ, People Buy You, People Follow You, and Objections. He is among the world’s most respected thought leaders on prospecting, sales, leadership, and customer experience. Through his global training organization, Sales Gravy, Jeb advises a who’s who of the world’s leading organizations and their executives on the impact of emotional intelligence and interpersonal skills on customer-facing activities. In this episode, Jeb shares tips on using time management to become a top salesperson.

Here are some of the topics covered in this episode:

  • Organize your calendar to optimize certain activities
  • Prioritize the most important sales tasks
  • Use Golden Hours to their full advantage
  • How to coach your team on time management

 

You can listen to this episode on iTunes, Stitcher, Spotify, Google Play or wherever you get your favorite podcast!

About the Guest: Jeb Blount is the bestselling Author and among the world’s most respected thought leaders on sales, leadership, and customer experience. He transforms organizations by optimizing talent, leveraging training to cultivate a high-performance sales culture, developing leadership and coaching skills, and applying more effective organizational design.

Through his global training organizations, including Sales Gravy, Channel EQ, and Innovate Knowledge, Jeb advises many of the world’s leading organizations and their executives on the impact of emotional intelligence and interpersonal skills on customer-facing activities, and delivers training to thousands of participants in both public and private forums.

Website: Salesgravy.com

Youtube: www.youtube.com/user/salesgravy

LinkedIn: www.linkedin.com/in/jebblount

Twitter: @SalesGravy

Facebook: @SalesGravy

Instagram: @SalesGravy

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How to Master your Sales Presentations – Outside Sales Talk with Victor Antonio

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Victor Antonio is an author of 13 books on sales and motivation and recently launched the Sales Mastery Academy learning platform with 300+ videos. He has shared the stage with top business speakers: Zig Ziglar, Daymond John (Shark Tank),  Rudy Giuliani, Paul Otellini (CEO of Intel), and John May (CEO of FedEx Kinkos). In this episode, Victor shares tactics for sales presentations that actually close.

Here are some of the topics covered in this episode:

  • Understand the entire sales presentation process
  • How to get in front of any objection
  • The Hero Story & how to gain the confidence of your prospect
  • Why salespeople are value merchants
  • Close from the start

 

You can listen to this episode on iTunes, Stitcher, Spotify, Google Play or wherever you get your favorite podcast!

About the Guest: Victor Antonio earned a B.S. in Electrical Engineering and then an MBA, leading him to build a 20 year career as a top sales executive and becoming President of Global Sales and Marketing for a $420Million company. As Vice President of International Sales in a Fortune 500 $3B corporation at the time, he was selected from over 500 sales managers to join the President’s Advisory Council for excellence in sales and management.

Victor is an expert on giving talks about sales and has written many books on sales tactics and motivation.  He recently published his new book, “Sales Ex Machina: How Artificial Intelligence is Changing the World of Selling”.

Youtube: https://www.youtube.com/user/salesinfluence/featured

Website: Victorantonio.com – Sales Mastery Academy

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The Selling Formula: 5 Steps for Instant Sales Improvement – Outside Sales Talk with Brian Robinson

Brian Robinson is a sales coach and expert with over two decades of sales experience at companies like Coca-Cola and Johnson & Johnson. Over the years, he developed a 5-step process, The Selling Formula, that has proven to increase his sales dramatically. Brian is sharing his valuable insights, how you can implement the 5 steps into your sales cycle and other powerful tips and tricks to improve your sales results!

Here are some of the topics covered in this episode:

  • 5 steps to boost your sales
  • 4 powerful sales phrases you need to start using
  • Brian’s secret tip to doubling your sales NOW
  • How to develop your set of questions for your prospects
  • The closing question that will seal the deal

 

You can listen to this episode on iTunes, Stitcher, Spotify, Google Play or wherever you get your favorite podcast!

About the Guest: Brian W. Robinson is a sales and marketing expert, best-selling author, and coach. He has worked for some of the best-known companies in the world, including Coca-Cola USA and Johnson & Johnson. Upon leaving his corporate career, he helped launch a successful startup where he was the first person in the history of the industry to sell more than one million dollars in business in twelve months – entirely by phone.

He has over two-decades of in-the-trenches, battle-tested, face-to-face and phone-presentation experience that can benefit virtually anyone, from Fortune 500 companies to entrepreneurial ventures.

Brian is the author of the Amazon #1 Best-Seller, THE SELLING FORMULA: 5 Steps for Instant Sales Improvement.

Get the first three chapters of the Audiobook FREE: https://www.BrianRobinsonBook.com

Other FREE resources: https://www.TheSellingFormula.com

Website: http://www.works24.com

LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/in/brianwrobinson

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Why Salespeople Should STOP Prospecting – Outside Sales Talk with Aaron Ross

Aaron Ross is the author of the award-winning, bestselling book Predictable Revenue. He has been teaching companies how to double or triple (and more) new sales since he helped Salesforce add an extra $100M+. In this episode, Aaron shares his breakthrough selling methods, key takeaways from his book and why salespeople should stop prospecting!

Here are some of the topics covered in this episode:

  • How to specialize your sales team and create predictable revenue
  • Sales metrics you need to track
  • How to effectively use the referral technique
  • How to structure your lead generation and closing funnel
  • Aaron’s 3-step lead generation strategy
  • The ‘Layer of the Onion’ principle

 

You can listen to this episode on iTunes, Stitcher, Spotify, Google Play or wherever you get your favorite podcast!

About the Guest: Aaron Ross is the Co-CEO at Predictable Revenue Inc., the “Outbound Success Company”. He is helping businesses build an outbound prospecting program that creates sales growth and scalable revenue.

Before starting his company, he worked at Salesforce where he built a new tele-prospecting inside sales team and process (Cold Calling 2.0) from scratch that sourced $100m in recurring revenue for the company. Now he’s turned his attention to building the software platform that will power the next wave of Cold Calling 2.0 teams.

Aaron is the author of the bestselling books “From Impossible to Inevitable” and “Predictable Revenue: Turn Your Business Into A Sales Machine With The $100 Million Best Practices Of Salesforce.com”.

As a highly ranked international speaker, Aaron speaks at conferences, Sales Kickoffs and Private Equity events, known for combining ‘big picture’ breakthrough and inspirational ideas with giving audiences hyper-tactical actions to take with them after. His speaking topics include scalable sales teams, creating predictable revenue, growth and innovation.

Website: https://predictablerevenue.com

LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/in/aaronross

Twitter: @motoceo

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How to Master Sales Follow-Ups – Outside Sales Talk with Steve Benson

Host Steve Benson shares his proven strategies about how to follow-up effectively after sales meetings in this special episode. So many outside sales reps are losing deals that they’re already 80% of the way to closing because they’re not doing follow-ups right. Deals are going dark on them and they lose traction after the first meeting. Learn how to master follow-ups and move deals faster and more successfully through the sales cycle!

Here are some of the topics covered in this episode:

  • What to say in a follow-up via email vs. over the phone
  • The best times to follow-up
  • Steve’s 3 follow-up tricks
  • Follow-up do’s and don’ts

 

For more tips about how to follow-up after sales meetings, check out Steve’s video and blog post here!

You can listen to this episode on iTunes, Stitcher, Spotify, Google Play or wherever you get your favorite podcast!

About: Steve is the host of the Outside Sales Talk Podcast, and Founder and CEO of Badger Maps, the #1 route planner for field salespeople. After receiving his MBA from Stanford, Steve’s career has been in field sales with companies like IBM, Autonomy, and Google – becoming Google Enterprise’s Top Performing Salesperson in the World in 2009.

In 2012 Steve founded Badger Maps to help field salespeople be more successful. He has been named one of the Top 40 Most Inspiring Leaders in Sales Lead Management.

Website: https://www.badgermapping.com

Linkedin: https://www.linkedin.com/in/stevenbenson

Twitter: @SteveBenson, @BadgerMaps

Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/badgermaps

YouTube: https://www.youtube.com/user/BadgerMapping

Instagram: @stevebensonsf

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How to Get More Qualified Sales Meetings – Outside Sales Talk with Tito Bohrt

Tito Bohrt is the founder and CEO of AltiSales, a global sales consultancy that provides services and solutions in technology, sales operations and development. As a sales trainer, Tito has helped many sales executives build world class sales teams, increase response rates and set more meetings. This episode is loaded with thought-provoking and actionable advice! Tito shares real life examples of how to make a great cold call, leave a voicemail that gets the prospects attention and more! Listen in and learn how to approach prospecting in a new and more efficient way and set more qualified meetings!

Here are some of the topics covered in this episode:

  • Quick prospecting hack to set yourself up for success
  • The most efficient way to get qualified leads
  • How to leave successful voicemails – example from Tito
  • How to make a cold call – role play with Tito and Steve
  • How to follow up after meetings – concrete email example

 

If you want more in-depth tips on how to follow up after a sales meeting, check out Steve’s training video here. He shares when and how you need to follow up with prospects and other helpful tricks that will help you close deals faster!

You can listen to this episode on iTunes, Stitcher, Spotify, Google Play or wherever you get your favorite podcast!

About the Guest:  As the CEO of AltiSales, Tito Bohrt works with CEOs, VPs of Sales & Marketing who want to increase cold outreach response rates and ultimately set more qualified meetings. With employees in 4 cities in the US and 3 other countries, AltiSales drives innovation to improve the way Sales Development is executed. Tito is also a keynote speaker, has given a TED Talk and is a passionate B2B SaaS Angel Investor.

Website: http://altisales.com

LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/in/titobohrt

Listen to more episodes of the Outside Sales Talk here and watch the video here!