Sales

how to monitor sales performance
Leadership, Sales
How to monitor sales performance in a WFH world

Need a new way to incentivize your team? You can’t hand out rewards unless you know whether your team is actually succeeding. Learn how to monitor sales performance and you’ll...

payouts in quotapath
Product and Tools, Sales
Payouts: Never get payroll wrong again

Today we’re introducing a new section of our app called Payouts, and humble brag: it’s awesome. We think so and our early beta testers do too. We’ve heard everything from,...

sales performance software
Leadership, Product and Tools, Sales
How sales performance software can improve quota attainment

You’ve probably heard of sales performance software at some point in your career. You may even have colleagues who’ve mentioned their own installs have come in handy. But what does...

what makes someone good at SaaS sales?
Sales
What makes someone "good" at SaaS sales?

Software as a service, better known as SaaS, is one of the fasting growing sectors in technology. Thanks to a sharp increase in the number of people working remotely, cloud-based...

how to increase motivation on your sales team
Leadership, Sales
How to increase motivation on your sales team – 20 easy tips

Sales are lagging. The average sales cycle is so long that you’re breaking all the wrong kinds of records. And as for team morale, well, let’s just say it could...

sales employee evaluations
Leadership, Sales
Sales employee evaluations that encourage progress (and better performance)

Many businesses regard employee evaluations as standard practice, but some studies indicate that not all reviews are created the same. In fact, taking the wrong approach to employee feedback could...

12 sales metrics
Sales
From commitment to win rate: 12 key metrics to track in 2021

Of course everyone tracks quota attainment and overall sales. However, there are a lot of sales metrics out there. We asked a group of sales experts what they think will...

recharging your sales team
Sales
8 creative team incentives that may recharge your sales team

Motivation is a tricky thing. Not everyone is inspired by the same type of encouragement. Some salespeople are after the win. Just getting a “yes” from a prospect is enough...

graham's number
Leadership, Sales
Graham’s (other) number

There’s a number in mathematics called Graham’s Number that is one of those absurdly large numbers that is used for some proof that I’m woefully underqualified to begin understanding. This...

how to set team sales goals
Sales
3 ways to set team sales goals

So you’ve already set the sales quota for your sales reps. You’ve scaled your sales team out with individual reps and they’re performing at a high level. But what’s the...

sales commission calculator image
Sales
What is the standard commission rate for SaaS sales?

I wish there was a standard commission rate, I really do. Given I spend so much of my time discussing commission rates with sales leaders and sales reps, this comes...

wfh motivation
Leadership, Sales
WFH motivation with Mark Siciliano, Drift’s VP of Sales Productivity & Strategy

With an unmatched number of people working from home (WFH), it can be difficult to maintain motivation. This is especially true for salespeople who are typically surrounded by their peers...

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