Like fine-tuning the sales process itself, managing your Pipeline requires you to closely inspect (and clearly define) each opportunity stage, carefully track the right sales metrics, and keep a close eye on the opportunities that your reps are working on.
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How confident are you in the accuracy of your sales forecast? If the end of every quarter is a surprise and you're never sure if you'll hit your number, you probably need to change the way you forecast.
Do you recall the commercial a cellular provider once ran a that displayed cellular-connection ďbarsĒ above peopleís heads to indicate the signal strength of the connection? Maybe thatís the way we can all look at employee engagement. Employee engagement is measurable, and we call that engagement signal strength (ESS). Itís not a static score, but a dynamic measurement that may change every day depending on what happens at work with a co-worker or supervisor, or at even home. This white paper from TharpeRobbins explains how you can understand your ESS and increase it with smart solutions.
Looking for cost-effective benefit alternatives that increase productivity and reduce absenteeism? Itís time to look at workplace wellness programs. These programs are no longer a trend ó they are here to stay. Providing employees with incentives to get healthy and stay healthy can have a positive impact on engagement and the bottom line. This white paper from TharpeRobbins shows you the advantages of an employee wellness program and how you can get started with one in your organization.
Many companies are adding integrated recognition and reward strategies specifically to engage employees, enhance the employee experience, and drive shared responsibility for reaching corporate goals throughout the organization. This white paper from TharpeRobbins shows you how performance-driven rewards help our clients move beyond traditional service and safety reward programs to new levels of employee recognition.
Employee recognition is constantly evolving. As peopleís tastes change, new generations enter the workforce and recognitionís effectiveness in driving employee engagement continues to get results. This e-book from TharpeRobbins explains the top five employee recognition trends to watch for in 2015.
Download this free e-guide to gain an understanding of predictive analytics concepts, how to align your data sources to unlock the value of the data in your organization, analyze the correlations, and reap the benefits of analytics in optimizing sales performance.
Newell Rubbermaid sought to reduce time and effort to access information. They wanted to simplify access to global sales data and financial metrics. They also wanted to accelerate report query performance and improve decision making. SAP was selected because they are a comprehensive software program from a single vendor. Read to find out more.
A trending topic amongst Sales Leadership is whether to SPIF, or not to SPIF. Do Sales Performance Incentive Funds (SPIFs) motivate or distract? With Salesforce and Xactly, it all comes down to how you use them!