Keeping your mind fit can be even more of a daily challenge than keeping your body in shape. But for us businesspeople — in every industry — the way we think can fundamentally affect the success of our company. Keeping our thought patterns positive and effective is essential in our day-to-day lives.
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Image Credit: Mike Groll | AP Photo To succeed, a company has to be able to adapt to changing conditions in its market. In other words, you – and your company – have to think on your feet. Even though most people know the importance of staying ahead of the game, sometimes you even have […]
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A Sales Leadership Interview With Paul Pelletier – A lot of line managers know about adjusting when it comes to the end of the quarter. If your projected forecasts don’t exactly match the closed deals, you have to answer for it. But Paul said forecasting can be more scientific if you approach it in the right way.
If your salespeople are using an SSA or CRM, there are 1-8 stages – give or take. “You can apply an objective probability to each stage,” Paul said—and therein achieve a higher forecast accuracy.