[Webinar] Sales Kickoff: A Strategic Approach
As sales reps are busy closing business for 2014, sales executives are already looking ahead to 2015. Many organizations rely on the positive momentum created at their Sales Kickoff meeting to start the year.
This webinar will go through some key areas to consider as you plan your Sales Kickoff meeting.
APMP Nor'easters Proposal Expo
Worcester, MAGo to event website
Join us for New England's largest annual education and networking Expo for proposal and business development professionals. This full-day event will feature interactive presentations (recent topics have included productivity, team leadership, technology, and many more), informative vendor displays, numerous opportunities to network and share best practices, and some great door prizes.
The Latest Trend for Agility and Rapid Development: DevOps
Littleton, MAGo to event website
DevOps is about breaking down the silos between development, QA and operations to expedite development and problem resolution. It’s the direction many software development teams are headed to respond rapidly to customer requests and create and manage higher-quality services via lean build, measure, learn, loop. This is a new environment and many developers will need to adjust and hone their team-playing skills if they want to prosper. It’s not just about new tools or technologies, it’s about a new culture and process.
In this interactive discussion, Steve Cimaszewski, Head of Worldwide DevOps for Qvidian will discuss what DevOps means for your organization and the strategies for getting the most out of it.
Alexander Group's Reinvention Forum
Palm Beach, FLGo to event website
Sales organizations are the vital link between companies and customers and the Sales function is assuming a more integrated role in the design and execution of growth strategy. This Forum will explore the unique role of sales in finding, producing and delivering the insight that customer's value.
[Webinar] Moving the Middle: Motivating Existing Sales Teams to Perform Better
Every sales organization can be categorized into top, middle, and bottom performers. Top performing sales reps can be counted on for hitting quota and making those deals happen that didn't look possible. Most reps, however, fall into that middle category. Consider that a simple 5 percent gain in the middle 60 percent of your sales performers can deliver more than 91 percent greater sales than a 5 percent shift in your top performers.
What if you could bump up your middle performers by just 5 percent?
[Webinar] Sales Onboarding Practices with Sales Management Association
Onboarding programs attempt to accelerate new salesperson productivity and new hire success rates. Our recent research examines sales onboarding programs in business-to-business firms. Join us for this webcast, in which we’ll provide preliminary findings from the research, addressing issues such as:
- Onboarding program best practices
- Supporting tools and platforms used for salesperson onboarding
- Onboarding program impact on time-to-productivity for new hires
- Effective approaches for addressing common onboarding program challenges
- Management's investment priorities for improving onboarding program effectiveness