A new study by frequent HBR contributor & sales strategist Steve W. Martin concluded that only 57% of inside sales teams were “equipped with the sales strategies, tools and skills to exceed their numbers.” Martin compared this to outside field sales teams, which reported that 83% had what they needed. The definition of inside sales […]
Harvard Business Review (HBR) recently released a list predicting sales trends for 2013. While the entire list is compelling, one of the trends that resonates with us most is that salespeople will increasingly suffer from technology fatigue. Technology fatigue is the idea that the sheer volume of technical solutions deployed to increase sales efficiency are actually […]