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La Mort Du Manager Commercial

New Roberge Method & Program

Breaking LinkedIn Rules

Your Monuments

What Territory Does A Sales Rep Want To Work In? (Reverse Mind)

5 Steps To Booking A Meeting

2023 - Focus on Entrepreneurial Growth

Changes to the Sales Rock Star Mentality

RainMaker Maker or Deal Whisperer?

OMG! You hired this guy?

Buyers Can Learn From 'Hank the Tank'

Olympics Thoughts on Presidents Day

Not #1 ... The "ONLY" Thing

Gig Workers, Unite!

3 Changes to Grow Sales Once and Forever

Another Reason (cont. from LinkedIn)

Does Your Marketing Agency Actually Help Grow Sales?

LinkedIn 'Trolls' or Legit 'Disruptors'

Millionaire How To's & Case Studies

4Q21 & 2022 Expectations

A Spooky Lesson to help w/Sales Technology Competency

Is Your Sales Process Helpful or Fatal?

Something Old - Something New "Qualifying"

6 Down, 4 to go - Developing Relationships

Dynamite Presentations

The Closing Sales Competency

Are your people "Selling Value" SDRAWKCAB ???

Hunting Competency... Still Necessary?

Reaching Decision Makers Competency

Consultative Selling Competency

New Articles on Selling Competencies vs Scaling

Last Hurrah? Sep 20, 2021

What is YOUR #1 Thing?

Reps, BDRs, AEs, CSRs ... What's the difference?

Does your sales training target the right competency?

Sales VP: How much did your sales force cost you this week?

Do people read what you publish (Secret Sauce)

Professional Development Reimbursement

"The Solution" vs. a solution

3 Killer Money Mistakes Reps Make Every Day

3/7 to 4/7 - The Proverbial Straw

Great Questions

Anniversary Lesson

Latest Rabbit Hole: AI & World Dominance

You may have to read this twice

An Epiphany for Salespeople

Two faces works both ways

Talent and Denial

Debt Collectors, Salespeople & Consultants

#FF - Friday Frivolity: Heaven or Hell

Road Warriors - Then and Now

Ideal Sales Profile (2020)

Advice from my Mother

Forget politics - Where is your Equilibrium

How many of your reps will...

10 Steps to Instilling Confidence Now

Last Day of the Month Crunch... Again?

Real life strikes again

Plus or Minus 6 Months

Can customers do your job better than you?

Is Patience Dying?

Question on LinkedIn

Finding budget in this economy

2 interesting lessons from last weekend

Zoom-Sitting Grandmothers

Quick, Time Sensitive 30 second Read

Is Your Profile Picture Helping or Hurting?

Coronavirus vs. You... and the Winner is...

Yesterday's Impact on Me

The Proverbial Rock and a Hard Place

Who are you smarter than?

Darwin, Einstein & The Covid-19 Recession

Sales Bottlenecks


3 Steps to Thrive Rather Than Survive

Surviving or Soaring thru the Recession

#FF - Fun Friday - How a Rep can screw up w/AI

Salespeople, Sales Coaches and Hiring Both

Politicians and Salespeople

Calling all Sales Managers and Sales VPs!

ADHD and Sales Competency Statistics

Marketing vs Sales vs Customer Success

Apology +

Sales Core Competencies of Artificial Intelligence

My 3 Step Plan to Rock December

Can AI Do Your Job?

Mark Roberge a la RainMaker Maker

Drag Queens & Sales Acumen

Are you honest about "worst case"?

Can a Sales VP Fix Customer Churn?

Full Employment and Sales Competency

Goals: Yours > Mine = Special Offer

How I Coach Salespeople to Ask Better Questions

Getting un-stuck vs Starting over

Client Loyalty

How do you know what you're capable of?

Doctors, Salespeople and Hammers

SDRs, BDRs & Cold Calls

Hold your tongue!

When will I learn?

"You're Dead to Me"

"Closed - Lost"

Relevant Blog Articles

#1 Way to Kill a Sale

Have you found your 'Magic Bullet'?

Last quarter... Crushed or Busted? What now?

Do your salespeople lose before they say "Hello"?

Stopping Premature Pontification by Salespeople

My 5 Decades in Sales

Eff'in Sales Quotas

Coaching the Art vs the Science of Sales

The Sales Manager Dilemma

My #1 Way to Close a Sale and why you can't do it

Is 2019 the year that the BS will stop?

Are you a closer?

3 Changes for 2019 That Will Impact Coaching

#FF - Fun Friday Post - Importance of Clarifying Questions (a/k/a Listen/Ask)

November Sales Priorities

3 Questions to see if 4Q is already lost

What do you sell?

Why I write short articles

Selling vs Helping vs Fixing

As Good As It Gets

How to Scale: Young vs Old

Fall Turn Around?

Salespeople, Sales Leaders and Owner Ollies

Cynics and Optimists

Stop doing your prospects' job!

8 1 1 8

Strong Salespeople vs Weak Salespeople.... Duh!

#FF - Fun Friday Post - Adversarial Prospects

Are you Aladdin? Do you need a Sales Genie?

Response to "Essential Tools"

Essential Tools

Sales Managers! Do you inspire or impose?

Sales Manager Intensive (Summer Session)

72 Traps That Could Cause Your Business to Fail

How to Drive Your Best Prospects Away

Coaching Questions

Can You? vs. Should You?

#10 - Think and Share

Sales Managers 7, 8, 9

Things Sales Managers Should Do (cont.)

Things I Do that Sales Managers Should #2

10 Things I Do that Sales Managers Should Too

Sales Starting Points

How to get a website visitor to call you

'Drift'ing with customers

Are your assumptions killing your business?

The Bupkis Sale

How to close sales without closing

Top Skillsets of a Sales Manager

The ONE word that KILLS sales

Olympic Scoring and Sales

Sales Quants

Sales Managers' First and Biggest Mistake

Who is your next sales rock star?

Would you hire them again?

Do you have any references?

Sales Rock Stardom for Teams

Who cares what you think?

Are you a Sales VP or CSO?

What Don't You Know That You Don't Know?

Un-Asked Questions Kill

5 Steps to Successful Coaching

Getting Prospects to REALLY Open Up

Merry Christmas

The #1 Thing You Need To Change

Thanksgiving Disappointment

How to become a Billionaire (metrics)

Are you a lighthouse or a tugboat

Controlling and Directing with Questions

Rude vs. Inconsiderate (2nd Obstacle)

10 Obstacles to Sales Success

Professional Development Tuition Reimbursement

Do you offend your customers?

It's that time of year!

Hurricanes, Earthquakes, Mass Shootings & 4Q17

Prospects that "Go Dark"

Case Study: Sales Probation to Promotion

Sales Core Competencies

I got fired today and I'm pissed!

Sales Coaching à la Pythagoras and My Dad

More on Luck

What is the future of sales?

Asking enough of the right questions

3 Steps to Summer Sales Growth

Legitimate Use of The F Word

Proof that your sales quota is meaningless

The #1 Read for Sales Coaches, Leaders and Reps

How to Design Sales Training and Coaching

Celine Dion on Sales

Do you see what your prospect sees?

Science, Engineering & Sales

Predictable Sales Turnover

Inbound Inspiration

Selling "Children"

Science vs. Statistics

Don't look down! The Science of Goal Setting

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