Success is tied to your Character Sales is a competitive profession. Your success is defined by your ability to consistently defeat your competitors and overcome your buyer’s inertia. Winning also defines you. You win as a result of the habits that comprise who you are. And the sum of those habits represent your character; the […]
By Jeff Shelton, ringDNA’s VP of Product The ringDNA product team always keeps a pulse on the market and customer needs. Data driven product teams use information from multiple sources and listening posts to create a cohesive strategy. At ringDNA we achieve this feedback at scale by using ringDNA’s mobile coaching app, ConversationAI. It’s no […]
A couple important thoughts about Business Acumen for sellers. #1: Business acumen for sales is not about recognizing how one sales situation is similar to others you’ve encountered. Acumen is about understanding how it’s different. That’s how you uncover real opportunities in sales. The unexpected big deals. The opportunities that your competitors were too lazy […]
Summary: Instead of analyzing the opportunities in your pipeline based on how far a buyer has progressed through your sales process, assess your chances of winning their order based on the depth of your understanding of their needs, their desired outcomes and where they stand in their decision-making process. As humans we feel a burning […]
Day 6 of WFH. Well, that’s not entirely accurate. I’ve largely WFH the last 20 years since starting my company in 2000. It can be incredibly isolating to work on your own. Since salespeople tend to be social animals this can be a hard period. The initial transition period is usually not so bad. It’s […]
Ready to go mobile? We’ve just released our ConversationAI mobile app, for AI-powered sales management on-the-go.  We’re excited to announce that we’ve created a ConversationAI mobile app, available today on the iOS App Store and Google Play! Maximizing the value of the ringDNA platform If you’re currently a ringDNA customer who uses our Call Recordings […]
Like many B2B companies, you’ve been running a disciplined account based marketing and sales program. To get there, you invested countless hours analyzing product market fit across industries, segments and individual companies. You relentlessly tested messaging across digital channels, SDR outreach initiatives and events, having little reason to doubt your conclusions. After all, recent headlines […]
What is the best time to make sales calls? We mined the 2019 call data from millions of sales calls to uncover which times of day are ideal for key sales activities, including the best time to make cold calls. The data in this post is based on connection rates – the percentage of all […]
Okay, Sales Friends. Our version of Madness is still in full swing! Have you cast your votes yet for the most influential sales book that you’ve read? The results from the first round matchups in the Sales Madness Bracket Challenge, sponsored by ringDNA, are in! There were a lot of upsets in this First Round. […]
I believe that we’ll all have a bit more time on our hands over the next weeks and months. There are no sports on TV. (I’m in the early stages of Premier League withdrawal. Ask my wife. It’s not pretty.) There are no sporting events to attend in person. Broadway is closed (so much for […]
Books work. Nowadays there are so many different methods through which you can consume content and information, there’s video, voice, blogs, articles, infographics, and so on. But, books still stand by as one of the most widely used and effective methods to convey and consume information. Think about it, every school still uses books to […]
Like most sales teams, you may be experiencing the challenge of shifting teams to remote work while ensuring that you don’t slow down revenue operations. This is something we at ringDNA care a lot about. At least 25% of our workforce is often working remote at any time, and at the moment, our team is […]