Category Archives: sales motivation

4 tips for effective sales team management

Managing a sales team requires a lot of patience and can be extremely stressful. If your business is in its early stages, you might be feeling out of your depth, so we’ve put together a list of 4 sales team management tips so that you can lead your team towards success. Specialize early to grow […]

How to build motivation during a slow period

When it comes to sales performance goals, there are many different aspects to consider. One of those is the current trading conditions of the industry. For most industries, there are going to be times when there are slow periods. During these times, it can be hard to motivate your team. Sales teams that aren’t motivated […]

Creating an incentive compensation plan with our sales compensation calculator

Incentive compensation is a form of pay structure which is based upon how the business and its individual employees perform. Essentially, employees receive a base salary with an extra reward (tallied up using a sales compensation calculator) for meeting specified targets. There are multiple performance metrics that can be used to determine which employees qualify […]

The 3 most common reasons for high sales team turnover

High employee turnover among your sales team can be toxic to your whole business. And unfortunately, it’s an issue that affects a huge number of organisations. There are a number of factors that can be at the root of this problem and, more often than not, they’re linked to sales performance management. Here are 3 […]

Sales commission – what are the benefits for your company?

Sales compensation is a tricky thing for some companies, who’re reluctant to give away profit. But sales commissions can benefit your company in a number of ways. Commission is motivating The idea that staff should prioritise the company above their own interests is a nice one, but it’s simply not grounded in the facts. Motivation […]

Sales commission software that goes far beyond sales compensation tracking

Yes, sales commission software is a great aid for calculating and tracking how much is owed to your staff. And if you choose the right program, you enable your salespeople to track their own progress in real-time. However, the software now available can do so much more than just track and provide live updates on […]

Sales commission software you can tailor to your business

Are you thinking about installing sales commission software? If so, the one thing you don’t want to have to do is to reinvent the wheel. You want a program that you can tailor to your exact needs. It will make life so much easier. Here are three things to look for: 1. Software that runs […]

Why commission tracking software is key for your business

For anyone just venturing into the world of business or just starting a new company, the term ‘commission tracking software’ may just seem like confusing jargon. However, for any sales-based enterprise, investing in effective commission tracking software could make a world of difference. What is commission tracking software? Put simply, commission tracking software enables you […]

How to improve staff retention for your sales team

The talent you employ in your organisation is what drives your sales team’s success. Talent and underperformance are integrally linked. Without hiring the right people, you can expect to have a higher level of staff turnover and lower retention. According to statistics, the average UK turnover rate (across all industries) is about 15%. However, sales […]