Social Selling Strategies Articles

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    Social Selling Thriving Globally, Across Industries

    April 5, 2017

    It is more apparent than ever that sales professionals are deriving value from social selling strategies across industries and regions.  LinkedIn’s Social Selling Index, or SSI, tracks a professional’s use of the social landscape to build their personal brand by engaging in networking activities.  In charting SSI trends, it is evident a variety of companies are...

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    The First Step to Sales Leadership: Getting Out of Your Comfort Zone

    December 7, 2016

    Every day, you should challenge yourself to get outside of your comfort zone. That may be a well-worn phrase, but it’s still critical advice for living a full life—and for killing it in sales. In fact, pushing yourself to experience that new, uncertain, and—yes, even anxious—feeling is mandatory for business and sales leaders if they want to take their team to...

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    Don’t Just Check In: Add Value to Build Authentic Relationships Online

    November 28, 2016

    The best salespeople build strong relationships with their prospects time and time again. It’s a process that requires research, social skills, and regular interaction, which is why it translates so well to the world of social media. Sometimes, these business relationships may blossom into long-term partnerships and even friendships. However, though warmth...

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    Report: The State of Sales in 2016, Survey on Sales...

    November 10, 2016

    Sales reps are a competitive bunch—you measure yourself against others, see how you stack up, and look to the competition to pick up...

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    Why Being Polite Won’t Be Enough To Win Over Your Prospects

    October 18, 2016

    We all hate dealing with an irate salesperson at the shopping mall, and our blood boils when we get into shouting matches with...

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    The Ultimate Guide to Account-Based Marketing and Social...

    October 18, 2016

    Traditionally, marketing messages were crafted to a broad audience in order to attract as many leads as possible. While that seemed...