Category Archives: Agile Sales

Sales and Marketing Alignment is no Longer Optional
February 26, 2020

Sales and Marketing Alignment is no Longer Optional

Why would a sales and sales management training company be writing a blog post about sales and marketing alignment? For starters, a recent study by Leandata and Sales Hacker found an astounding 78% of B2B brands challenged by revenue growth.  Digging in, the study further uncovered that: The problems are largely caused by failure to […]

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Get out of the field and into coaching
February 18, 2020

eBook: The Real Secrets To Sales Manager Effectiveness

Letting go of common beliefs to improve sales execution You’re likely interested in this ebook because a portion or all of your job is to find ways to help your salesforce hit its ever-increasing targets. (organizations hire smart people who are excellent problem solvers and put them in this crucial role. Yeah, you!) Being the [...]

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February 11, 2020

Curvature Selects VantagePoint Performance for Seller and Front-line Sales Manager Training

Curvature is the global leader in IT asset lifecycle and services, focused on simplifying infrastructure operations with engineering expertise and unparalleled vendor coverage, scalable for all types of businesses. NORTH PALM BEACH, FLA. (PRWEB) FEBRUARY 11, 2020 VantagePoint Performance, the only research-led agile sales coaching, consulting and training company in the world, announced today that Curvature […]

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VantagePoint Video Sales Insights
January 17, 2020

[Webinar] 3 BIG MISTAKES THAT FRUSTRATE YOUR BUYERS AND HOW TO FIX THEM

Register Now DATE: Tuesday, February 4, 2020 TIME: 11am PT / 2pm ET The concept of a linear buyer’s journey is an illusion. In reality, modern buyers take unique and often winding roads to purchase decisions. What’s more, B2B purchases now involve an increasingly large and diverse range of stakeholders who are likely each at different stages in [...]

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Agile Sales Manager Code
January 16, 2020

It is More Important Than Ever for Marketing to Know the Buyer

As the VP of Marketing for VantagePoint, I’m responsible for creating awareness, driving revenue, and ensuring a great customer experience. So today, as I was looking for interesting content covering those areas (to read and share), I was aghast at the amount of conflicting information out there.  It’s overwhelming—and truly bordering on untenable. Here are [...]

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Foundational Sales Training
January 6, 2020

It’s a New Decade. Time to End Old Sales Thinking.

Something curious happened in Sales. Without any research into whether it works, sales leaders decided that sellers needed a single set of guidelines to execute. This idea became so ingrained in the sales culture that its perceived as a check box, a must-do in order to improve your sales team’s results. The first “modern” selling […]

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Why Agile Sales?
December 5, 2019

MarketingProfs and VantagePoint Announce Exclusive Strategic Alliance with One Goal: To Help Sales and Marketing Work More Collaboratively

Current VantagePoint CEO Joe Terry to lead both organizations. NORTH PALM BEACH, FLA. (PRWEB) DECEMBER 05, 2019 Marketing training and events company MarketingProfs and sales training company VantagePoint Performance announce a strategic alliance to help marketing and sales professionals work more collaboratively. The two companies are teaming up under Joe Terry, who will act as CEO […]

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Foundational Sales Training
October 31, 2019

When Sense Making Meets Agility: Knowing What To Do and When for Sense Making Success

We at VantagePoint are grateful to have been a Platinum sponsor at the Gartner CSO & Sales Leader Conference 2019 last month, where one of the main themes was Sense Making.  Gartner surveyed 1,174 people and found that buyer enablement matters—having a 4x impact on buyer confidence—and further determined that 80% of sellers regularly closing [...]

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June 12, 2019

Sales Management Association Webinar: Managing the Agile Sales Force

Many sales leaders emphasize repeatable, consistent processes as the basis of sales organization productivity. But in so doing, they also may undermine an attribute important to the sales organization’s success: agility. This webcast presents research that suggests a single-methodology emphasis in sales process is counter productive, and offers in its place a management approach that [...]

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Ebook: Sales Training Doesn't Work
May 29, 2019

Ebook: Sales Training Doesn’t Work and Four Other Common Myths About Sellers, Buyers and Coaching

Myths are widely held but are often false beliefs or ideas. They arise and are hard to shake because they are usually based on perceived common sense and logical or long-held thinking. But, myths are myths: incorrect, untrue, and just plain wrong. You can’t afford to hold onto concepts simply because they feel right or [...]

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