19 Sales Stats for Email, Phone, Voicemail, and Social Selling

Sales is a people business where relationships matter as much as the product, especially in the software sales industry. Business owners need someone they can rely on for their technology. They will leverage this reality, and fight for the better price, but it goes deeper than that. A sales rep and a SMB owner have to get along, and it’s more important for the sales rep for that to happen. It isn’t uncommon for a

10 Sales Performance Stats To Know

What percentage of sales people, on average, miss their quota? What is the average close rate? How much better do the best sales reps perform compared to the average? What percentage of salespeople actually understand their customer’s pain? What percentage of sales representatives feel the pipeline is accurate? In partnership with Salesforce Work.com, this infographic from the TAS Group presents ten sobering pieces of data on sales performance. Whether you see it as shocking, or