Sales
Annual Planning for Sales Organizations: Headcount, Quotas & Territories

This time every year, sales and sales operations teams set their annual sales plan for the coming year. Learn how to work through the complexity of sales planning to start 2020 off strong.

by Karen Rhorer
Sales
How to Get More Women into Sales…and Make It Easier to Hire Them Too

After 20 years in sales, Amy Volas is finally seeing startups embrace the idea of hiring women on their sales teams. But the reality is that these cultures still aren’t very attractive to women. Find out what can be done to change that.

by Amy Volas
Sales
How Stripe Built a Sales Organization to Successfully Sell to Developers

Stripe is a company built by developers, for developers. As they’ve grown, they understand that developer sales isn’t about selling in a traditional sense. Stripe’s Head of Revenue & Growth explains how they enable developers to try the product before they commit to a contract.

by James Allgrove
Sales
4 Questions You’re Not Asking During Your Sales Coaching 1:1s (But Probably Should)

When it comes to sales coaching, you don’t get an A for effort. Here are 4 questions you need to be asking to make 1:1s productive every time.

by Brian Trautschold
Sales
4 Steps Every Organization Can Take to Improve Sales and Marketing Alignment
There’s often an unspoken tension between sales and marketing teams. On one hand, marketing might feel like sales isn’t following...
by Mollie Kuramoto
Sales
Pro Tips for Making Field Sales Teams Successful

Outside sales teams have the luxury of meeting prospects in-person and can better understand the complexities of a deal. However, the nature of their work poses some unique challenges, namely dissociation from HQ and from their team members. Learn how to make these sales reps as successful as possible.

by Mat Brogie
Sales
Sales Segmentation Could Be Costing You Deals. Here’s How to Ensure It Doesn’t.

Is the sales process over segmented? Amy Volas explains how to ensure your sales process isn’t over segmented, and how to fix it if it is.

by Amy Volas
Sales
4 Steps to Becoming a Product-Led Sales Organization
A dramatic shift is underway. Product-led go-to-market practices across the SaaS spectrum, and the need to deliver stellar customer experiences,...
by Despina Exadaktylou
Sales
Establishing Data-Driven 1:1s as a Sales Manager

Being a data-driven sales manager means, at a high level, understanding how metrics impact one another, how to approach setting goals against key performance indicators (KPIs), and how to coach to the achievement of those goals. But, how can a manager incorporate data into her ongoing managerial cadences? 1:1 meetings.

by Karen Rhorer