Mind The Gap! Watch Out for Business Knowledge Gaps

Time to Know

Many of us know the story of the tree of knowledge where Adam and Eve took a bite from that oh so dreaded apple… Imagine before the bite, if Adam and Eve could have known what knowledge they would have gained. So, what exactly is a business knowledge gap? Knowing is growing.

Skill Gap Analysis for Employees – The What, How and Why

Continu

Or do you need to hire more or different team members? Or do you need to add additional team member training before this new project is initiated? These are just some of the many scenarios where a skill gap analysis for employees makes sense. Why skill gap analysis for employees?

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Mind the Gap! How the Closing of Knowledge Gaps Can Save Your Business

Time to Know

Many of us know the story of the tree of knowledge where Adam and Eve took a bite from that oh so dreaded apple… Imagine before the bite, if Adam and Eve could have known what knowledge they would have gained. So, what exactly is a business knowledge gap? Knowing is growing.

Top 10 Sales Enablement Tools to Empower your Sales Force

Kitaboo

What is a Sales Enablement Tool? A sales enablement tool/ platform provides your sales force with all the resources they need to engage with prospective buyers and increase the chances of a sale. Here are some of the best sales enablement tools: 1.

Meet the Hero of the Technical Sale: The Sales Engineer

Cloudshare

Sales engineer” (SE) is the title you’re mostly likely to see on their business cards, however those in the business go by several titles. More often than not the word “engineer” is used, as in presales engineer, sales engineer , or solutions engineer. Sales Enablement

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Don’t Assume Sales Managers Know How to Coach

Allego

Behind every good salesperson is an effective sales manager who mentors, coaches and supports – that’s the goal, anyway. But most people aren’t born sales managers; often, they move up the ranks from top performing sales rep to a leadership role, so they typically need guidance and training.

Sales Enablement Training: 5 Ways to Empower Sales Reps

Time to Know

A successful sales enablement training program can take a business from zero to hero. With 42% of sales reps claiming that establishing urgency is one of the biggest challenges that they face, they are feeling the heat and are being expected to close more deals even quicker than before.

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Why Sales Managers Struggle with Coaching

Knowledge Guru

Have you ever heard the phrase, “Those who can, do; those who can’t do, teach”? If you’re a sales manager, you’re living proof that this is often far from the truth. It’s not all about the skills gap, though. We commonly see sales managers who: 1.

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Your Learning Platform – Your Sales Enablement Machine

Docebo

Keep an eye out for Docebo’s upcoming whitepaper that will outline the strategies you need to boost sales performance with your learning platform. What is Sales Enablement? Sales enablement gives sales staff the content, tools, knowledge and skills they need to be effective.

Role of L&D in Creating Effective Sales Enablement Strategies

Kea

In the age of rapidly changing customer behavior and preferences, businesses are constantly searching for new ways to help sales teams garner leads and acquire customers. Sales enablement technologies” is the current buzzword, signifying the urgency for sales effectiveness. . So much so that between 2012 and 2017, the percentage of companies that have implemented a sales enablement initiative has grown from 19% to 59%. . Sales Reps are Doing Unproductive Tasks.

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How Associations Bridge the Skills Gap With Digital Badges

Talented Learning

skills gap” problem. So increasingly, non-profit associations must compete in a “for-profit” manner to win business for their continuing education programs. What is the “Skills Gap” Problem? “Skills Gap” Solutions.

47 books sales teams should have on their shelves

TalentLMS

How do you meet this challenge head-on? How do you instill a process that works? And what kind of sales training can you deliver to your team that won’t waste their time? Sales training books. Sales management books. Sales techniques books. Managers do.”

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How Associations Bridge the Skills Gap With Digital Badges

Talented Learning

skills gap ” problem. So increasingly, non-profit associations must compete in a “for-profit” manner to win business for their continuing education programs. What is the “Skills Gap” Problem? “Skills Gap” Solutions.

Is your company know-how about to leave? How to close the skills gap before it opens.

Pract.us

When people take their know-how with them, the whole team suffers. If you own a business or manage a team, you deal with employee turnover. In particular, you have to make sure that exiting employees don’t leave a skills gap in their wakes. Stop reading and go do it.).

Do You Know Where Your 2019 elearning Budget Should Go?

Enyota Learning

This is answered by asking another very important question: How do I Plan My eLearning Budgets for 2019? Today’s business dynamics demand that new hires hit the ground running. Sales Enablement. "[A]s And knowledge is a sales person’s most powerful weapon.

How to Boost Revenues With Improved LMS-based Sales Training

Docebo

Ensure your sales team has the knowledge and learning resources they need to succeed. Revenue is the key to success for companies across the globe, and the sales team is on the front line every day competing for business against your rivals. Online Sales Training Strategies.

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Sales Enablement Training: 5 Ways to Empower Sales Reps

Time to Know

A successful sales enablement training program can take a business from zero to hero. With 42% of sales reps claiming that establishing urgency is one of the biggest challenges that they face, they are feeling the heat and are being expected to close more deals even quicker than before.

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How to Create Interactive Content for Sales Enablement

Kitaboo

Engaging interactive content can transform conversations with sales prospects and convert them into customers. Creating interactive content for sales enablement is an effective practice to convert prospects into loyal customers. It is important to differentiate between content for marketing and sales enablement. The interactive content you create for sales enablement should reflect your brand and be in tune with your buyer’s persona. Consult Your Sales Team.

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Podcast 29: Growing an Online Training Business – With the Co-Founder of DataCamp

Talented Learning

Martijn’s story is instructive for multiple reasons: He knows first-hand what it takes to grow a successful online training business. He works on the frontlines of the skills gap, helping individuals and employers prepare to compete in an increasingly data-driven economy.

What Happens When Your Employees Don’t Know?

Axonify

When checking your phone (which you do about 100 times a day), you see a promotion come through for an item you’ve been wanting for awhile. Just ask yourself, what is the cost to the business when interactions like the one above happen? What if your associates aren’t able to answer hundreds, potentially thousands of customer questions that result in missed sales opportunities? The post What Happens When Your Employees Don’t Know?

How to Use Sales Training to Solve Major B2B Pain Points

Docebo

In B2B sales training, there are always pain points, and a lot of them typically come back to information, or a lack thereof. But with those pains come an opportunity to ease them with effective sales training and a strong learning strategy paired with a great learning platform.

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How the Rise of AI Changes Sales Training

Unboxed

Some companies have started to utilize AI assistants in the sales process to free up their salespeople from having to deal with mundane or repetitive tasks, allowing them to focus on increasing revenue through building relationships.

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Everything You Need to Know About Why Customizable Courseware Rocks

eLearning Brothers

But on the off chance that you HAVEN’T heard all about our new and amazing Customizable Courseware and you want to know all about it, then the following articles are for you! Webinar: Infuse Awesomeness Into Your Sales Training with Customizable Courseware.

How to Train Your Sales Team Toward Success Using an LMS

TalentLMS

There’s a common quote that says, “ Doing business without advertising is like winking at a girl in the dark. You know what you are doing, but nobody else does ”. Wise words that apply just the same to sales. Or perhaps they have the ‘right personality’ for sales.

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Why engagement is a critical ingredient in successful sales training?

QuoDeck

Building a performing sales team is the holy grail that all organizations chase – and it’s definitely not an easy task. But building lasting engagement is a critical ingredient that can separate a good sales training program from a bad one.

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5 Integral Skills to Cover In Sales Manager Online Training

Litmos

In this article, I highlight five integral sales skills to cover in sales manager online training. . Sales Manager Online Training: 5 Integral Skills To Cover. Everyone says sales is the toughest job after motherhood. Offering Sales Coaching.

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Hospitality LMS: What to Know

Continu

Let’s say for example you have a new product being launched and you need to train your sales team. The issue is a more senior-level sales manager may need less training than let’s say a junior level sales employee. What key features do you need?

Association LMS eCommerce: How to Lift Online Learning Sales

Talented Learning

This is the technology backbone that manages member records and the organization’s business activities. Next, clarify what your AMS can do to help you accomplish this objective. Are you selling to individuals in business-to-consumer mode (B2C)?

Keeping with Your KPIs: eLearning Sales Training

TalentLMS

When designing an eLearning course to boost your client’s sales performance, what is the first step that comes to your mind? Who are the sales persons? How do I create training to teach them to sell better? What is the client’s sales expectation in a given quarter or a month?

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How Businesses Can Fix the Employee Knowledge Gap

Designing Digitally

Employee knowledge gaps are permeating the corporate world at a pace we don’t care for, and the chasm is only widening by the day. Such a massive volume of material means that employees don’t know what to find, where, or even what to focus on.

The Hidden ROI of Sales Training

Allego

Second in a series of posts about the ROI of sales training. We need to close the gap between the tremendous value sales training teams deliver, and the persistent perception that sales training sucks. None that I know. Better sales performance is the main goal.

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The Magnificent Seven Personality Traits of Successful Sales People

Upside Learning

Perhaps the most difficult aspect of my role as a business consultant is selling. I've been researching this aspect of business as part of a development event I'm developing and came across the following factors in a piece in Harvard Business Review by Steve W.

How to Bridge the Corporate Knowledge Gap

Designing Digitally

I did not know I was supposed to do it this way!” This is indicative of a knowledge gap. Organizations need to identify these gaps and resolve it. Here are some ways to bridge the knowledge gap. Learners know their gaps on the spot.

How Online Training can Lead your Sales Team to Success

ProProfs

But the bubble burst for me when I got an opportunity to interact with some of the tech industry’s top sales professional. While I kept wondering how the sales mavericks hone their skills, I was told that even naturally adept salespeople need to undergo ‘training’.

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Tailoring Sales Training The Right Way

Mindflash

Sales training isn’t an out-of-the-box commodity. Many sales leaders and learning organizations want a customized sales training experience from their third-party providers, whether it be traditional live or some form of virtual.

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