Sunday: Are You Prepared to Exit a Channel Parternership on Monday?

Your exit strategy for channel partnerships is just as important as the first steps you take.  Plan it now.


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Monday: Looking Back to Move Ahead: Win Loss Analysis as a Lead Generator

Win Loss Analysis can augment your Lead Generation efforts through the addition of one simple question…


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Tuesday: Three Ways to Make Sales Management Matter

Overall good sales managers can account for a 17% revenue increase and a reduction in turnover by 36% with all else being equal.


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Wednesday: Measuring the Miserableness of a Sales Job

This post shows how to measure the signs in a sales job via Sales Performance Management.


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Thursday: Adding Reps to Meet Revenue Objectives – The Financial Test

There are five main sizing tests you can perform to determine the likelihood that a sales force requires re-sizing…


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Friday: Is Your Sales Force Achieving New Business Acquisition Goals?

How to hit your new business acquisition goals by establishing the correct sales force structure.


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Greg Alexander

Leads the firm's focus on the CEO’s role in accelerating revenue growth by getting the product team, the marketing department, and the sales organization into strategic alignment.

Greg is the host of The SBI Podcast, the most listened to sales and marketing podcast on the internet.


He is the host of SBI TV, a monthly television program broadcast on the internet featuring top B2B sales and marketing leader sharing their strategies to grow revenues.


Greg is the Editor-in-Chief of The SBI Magazine, the leading B2B publication focused on sales and marketing effectiveness.


He is the author of two critically acclaimed books Topgrading for Sales and Making the Number.


Greg has authored over 100 articles on SBI’s award winning blog, The SBI Blog.


He graduated from The University of Massachusetts Amherst with a BA in English and received his MBA from Georgia Tech.




Transforming the Sales Organization inside Fortune 500 Companies

Greg Alexander and John Gleason, Chief Sales Officer of Ryder, talk about the unique challenges of transforming a sales team inside of very large enterprises.


A Better Way to Structure Your Sales Force

Greg Alexander and Tony Capucille, Chief Sales Officer at Heartland Payment Systems, discuss the pros and cons of the 7 B2B sales organizational models.


Build a team of A Players Inside the Sales Organization

Greg Alexander and Todd Cione, Chief Revenue Officer at Rackspace, talk about hiring, onboarding, and developing exceptional sales talent.




Fill Every Role on Your Team with an A Player

In this article, Greg Alexander makes the case for applying the TopGrading methodology to the sales team, and outlines how to do so.


What CEOs Need to Know About Their Marketing Strategies

In this article, Greg Alexander and Rashid Skaf, CEO of AMX, discuss the role the CEO plays in crafting a company’s marketing strategy.


What CEOs are Looking for in a Sales Leader

In this article, Greg Alexander and George Norton, leader of Heidrick & Struggles Chief Sales Officer practice, discuss what CEOs need in the chief sales officer role.

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