Eliminating SE Leadership?

“Never Again” This summary article written with permission of an MTS client. We altered a few peripheral facts to preserve anonymity, butotherwise “it is what it is”. This is also likely to be somewhat controversial, and MTS was… Read More

6 Steps to Hiring Your First Sales Team

(By Guest Blogger Dean Burgess) – You’ve built your company from the ground up, and now, you’re ready to grow by hiring your first sales team members. You can find the guidance you need to establish your team… Read More

How to Manage Tasks Priority with Urgency – Importance Matrix (UIM)

(This article submitted by PRIZ GURU)– We are excited to announce a recent release of an additional Creative Thinking Tool in PRIZ online innovation platform, Urgency – Importance Matrix (UIM). This tool is built to help you to avoid… Read More

What is psychological inertia? or… What is wrong with us?

Have you ever been in a situation where while discussing different solutions for a problem, you and your group is trying to solve, people finding all kind of reasons why something is impossible or extremely difficult? The arguments… Read More

Leveraging Influence and Association to Recruit Great Salespeople

While the known brands in your category take the lazy route and rely on their name recognition, you can do things that actually impact your audience. If you’re a high-growth startup competing with big brands for sales talent,… Read More

10 Compelling Reasons Why You Need Sales Transformation Strategies To Achieve Business Objectives

Sales Transformation, in its most basic form, is ensuring that your salespeople have the greatest skills, tools, and sales infrastructure to support successful and profitable sales results in line to strategic objectives of the organization. Sales transformation is… Read More

TOP 5 TIPS FOR SIMPLE, EFFECTIVE CLOUD DATA PROTECTION

Every year, the number of people using personal clouds grows, and this trend isn’t set to stop. It was anticipated in 2012 that by 2014, the change from offline PC work to primarily on-cloud work would be complete…. Read More

Constant team or varied partners?  What works best in sales engineering?

I’ve worked in both situations.  Sometimes as an SE I worked exclusively, or close to exclusively with one salesperson (AE).  I’ve also worked with different AEs depending on industry or geography.  I’ve liked both.  I struggled with the… Read More