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Sales Trend 9 – Marketing technology for better sales results

Guest co-author: David Hubbard CEO, Founder and Revenue Growth Expert for Marketing Outfield, New York, USA Sales Trend 9 from our  12 Sales Trends Report for 2016 is about using Marketing technology for better sales results. Sales and Marketing Technology – Which Trends Should You Pay Attention To? No wonder we are confused. The number […]

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Sales Trend 4 – Sales & Marketing Unite

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Sales Trend 4 of Barrett’s 12 Sales Trends for 2016 is Sales & Marketing Unite. For too many years there have been various degrees of finger-pointing and strained relations between the Sales and Marketing departments, and in too many cases open hostility. The ‘us and them’ approach has kept these two important disciplines at arms’ […]

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Women in Sales Leadership: advice to my younger self

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Over 2 days on 5 & 6 April 2016 I had the privilege of chairing the 2016 Women in Sales Leadership Conference in Sydney, Australia. The theme for the event was ‘Advice to my younger self’. We had over 20 senior sales leaders from around Australia presenting to a room full of women in sales […]

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David Bowie – a role model for all entrepreneurs

The sad passing of David Bowie this last week has brought a huge wave of emotional outpouring from many parts of the world including myself. I grew up with David Bowie. He has been in my life as long as I can remember. He was, I admit, my most favourite  music star of all. I […]

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If you’re not selling, you’re supporting someone who is

Last week I wrote about ‘making promises you can keep and keeping the promises you make’ and when the rhetoric and reality do not coincide thus leaving customers disappointed at best and downright cynical and mad at worst. No business is perfect that’s for sure; however, if the intention of the business and its people […]

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The key to opening more sales opportunities

The advent of the digital revolution and social networks had a huge impact in the number of people we are connected to. Now, I encourage us all to take a moment to think about the people we know personally. Imagine how many people that involves – just one degree away from us. Then think again […]

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Sales Trend #3 – Are you ready for the Share Economy?

Our Sales Trend #3 from the Barrett 12 Sales Trends for 2015 report is about the Share Economy. Here’s a snapshot of this trend. One of the worst consequences of over-consumerism has been the exponential growth in the amount of goods that end up in landfills. This is the result of a combination of many […]

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20 years of improving sales teams & operations. What’s changed?

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The 9th January 2015 marks 20 years in business for Barrett Consulting Group. Twenty years of helping companies, sales leaders and their salespeople improve their sales operations and their sales capabilities. Twenty years of helping salespeople and buyers have better, more mutually rewarding experiences, setting a fairer exchange of value. As I moved toward this […]

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Sales Trend 12 – The Enlightened Sales Person

As the year comes to a close so do we present the 12th and final Sales Trend for 2014. This sales trend is seeing a new kind of salesperson emerging in our midst. Not common by any stretch of the imagination, but appearing in businesses slowly but surely. Smart companies are becoming aware that they […]

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Why the world of Selling is changing forever

Hanging on the old Product Selling paradigm is precisely the way to go out of business in the 21th Century.You can see it happening as organisations everywhere undergo breathtaking changes. Their products are changing. Their markets are changing. Their customers are changing. Their leadership management philosophies are changing. Their values are changing. Their focus is […]

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