Sales training is the interaction whereby one sales person improves and increases their sales knowledge, sales skills, to improve sales performance and achieve revenue targets. It can occur via live sessions with a sales trainer, via self-education through books and knowledge sharing with peers or via on an online sales training portal or sales training platform.

Why Is Reinforcement So Important to Sales Training?

Certificate of Completion in The Harris Consulting Group’s N.E.A.T. Selling™ Online Sales Training is an investment –– in your career, yourself, your family, and ultimately your financial success. Increase your sales by improving your skills with one of the top sales training programs in the industry.  The Ebbinghaus Forgetting Curve  From 1880-1885, Hermann Ebbinghaus ran studies for his hypothesis of how humans retain information. Many people still follow and believe this today. Studies have shown that after 30 days, without reinforcement of the content being taught and learned, much of it is lost. In fact, 77% of learning is forgotten within just 6 Days if it is not reinforced! Studies have also shown that with [...]

Why Is Reinforcement So Important to Sales Training?2020-09-07T13:45:45+00:00

Announcing 5 Week N.E.A.T. Selling™ Training and Reinforcement Program

Ebbinghaus’ Forgetting Curve basically states that, after 30 days, someone only retains about 20% of what they’ve learned. We’ve always focused our sales training to include coaching for managers and reps both before and after the initial training. And it’s worked.  Then came Covid-19, and the idea of a “single day of training” has been left in the dust.  So we started thinking, “How do we pivot? And if we pivot, how do we better support our customers? Could we address the forgetting curve?".  We interviewed sales leaders and sales reps, including VPs of Sales, Sales Managers, Inside Sales Reps, Field Sales individuals, and Customer Success. What we discovered is that people wanted a longer [...]

Announcing 5 Week N.E.A.T. Selling™ Training and Reinforcement Program2020-09-07T13:45:52+00:00

Where Negotiation Skills Training Often Fails

If you think your team needs "Negotiation Skills" Training, you could be making the biggest mistake EVER! First, people don't define what they mean by "Negotiation Skills" when it comes to sales training. Here is how to better define it, and be careful of buzz words. At the end of negotiation training, we want the team to be better at ___, ____, and ____. (Hint: Cannot be "closing more deals") Here are some examples. I have seen when it comes to negotiation training, it often means doing a better job of qualifying and discovery. The tactics in negotiations are many times the same in qualifying: How to use open/closed-ended questions, Psychological Mirroring, Emotional Labeling, earning [...]

Where Negotiation Skills Training Often Fails2020-09-07T13:48:22+00:00

Announcing our online sales training program!

What if? What if you're a sales rep looking to up your skills? What if you're a sales manager who wants your team to take ownership of upping their skills? What if you want a sales training program that is both onsite and online? Well, now you can have it all. Super excited to announce the launch of our online sales training program.

Announcing our online sales training program!2020-09-07T13:49:44+00:00