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CRM Radio by GoldMine

8
May 2019

The Prospect’s Perception of Value is What Counts – David Priemer Podcast

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“Value,” David Priemer of Cerebral Selling says, “transcends ROI.” Regardless of the opinions of your product manager, company president or sales manager, the value your product or service will mean something different to each prospect. If your salesperson barfs up value based pablum without listening to the prospect, he or she will lose the sale.  The prospect, Petersen and Priemer agreed, is the only one who can define value for your product.

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5
May 2019

 CRM Tips from Two Pros - Paul Petersen and Stacy Gentile

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 CRM Tips from Two Pros - Paul Petersen and Stacy Gentile

Host Paul Petersen talks with GoldMine CRM, CMO Stacy Gentile about the tips and pitfalls of CRM use and Implementation. They look back to guests like Jay Baer, Gene Marks, Patrick Renvoise, Jill Konrath, Todd Cohen, Chad Pollitt , Shari Levitin and others to discuss the take-away tips about sales in general and CRM usefulness for sales and management.   For instance:

  • Why management shouldn’t look at CRM as a policing tool
  • Why salespeople have to be honest with themselves about forecasting and the CRM tool helps
  • How to make the CRM tool more useful
  • Why a CRM tool makes ordinary salespeople better
  • Why the CRM tool must be customized for your business
  • It’s all about the data and that comes from the custom fields
  • Why lead attribution is difficult to pin down
  • Regardless of AI advances, the human point of data entry is important

CRM Radio is hosted by Paul Petersen and the sponsor is Goldmine CRM broadcast on the Funnel Radio Channel.

22
Apr 2019

A Big Issue is Fixing Poor Sales Coaching

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She’s serious with humor, laughs when making a thoughtful point and you know as you listen that she speaks with authority and truth.  Colleen Francis of Engaged Selling talks with host Stacy Gentile about the issues around poor, poor sales coaching.  They discuss:

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15
Apr 2019

Siloed Mentalities Kill Companies, But There is a Cure

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Todd Cohen  testifies that siloed companies are mediocre companies that eventually die.  They die because sales and marketing are siloed.  They die because employees, regardless of job title don’t understand that when they serve the customer well, they are in sales.  They die because company departments don't talk to one another. 

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12
Apr 2019

Times Are Changing Rapidly for Content Marketing – Expert Advice from Chad Pullitt

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When Chad Pullitt talks you have to listen, and this show with host Stacy Gentile is no different.  Pullitt says that the future of marketing is entering a new phase.  Native advertising is gaining strength, readership (also listenership and viewership) demands a new content approach; hard core paid performance marketing is stressed and moving up funnel.  What this means is content marketing is coming into its own, but it is no longer a race for the most volume; today and tomorrow it is driven by three tactics to be successful.   Listen and learn.

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3
Apr 2019

How to Beat Your Sales Quota without Losing Your Soul

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Paul Petersen the host of CRM Radio interviews the wickedly interesting author and Sales Trainer Shari Levitin. They discuss how she got into sales, what she learned along the way, and why many people fail in sales.  More importantly she discusses how people can be winners in sales.  Its all about heart and empathy she says and while these can’t be faked they can be learned.

Why it Matters:

"If all you do is use sales techniques and tips and don't genuinely care about your customer, you'll fail."

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22
Mar 2019

Sales Enablement Tips from SE Guru Jim Ninivaggi

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Is Sales Enablement new or just what good marketing and sales managers have always done?  Maybe a little of both as Ninivaggi and host Paul Petersen discuss the true meaning of SE which is the interaction with prospects and customers.  Ninivaggi, the chief sales readiness officer at BrainShark says the best SE programs are a combination of knowledge, skills and assets which are provided to sales and sales management for the benefit of the inquirer or customer.  Ninivaggi and Petersen, in a short time, developed a road-map of tips which the best sales and marketing people use  to win over prospects and customers in a methodical way.

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21
Mar 2019

Experts Discuss eMail Relevance (and the Beatles) – Gene Marks and Paul Petersen

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Columnist Gene Marks, a frequent guest on Paul Peterson’s CRM Radio,  talks about email relevance today.  Some of his thoughts:

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11
Mar 2019

Are You Half Prepared as a Salesperson?

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Keenan, the author of Gap Selling is the CEO of A Sales Guy  and the guest for host Paul Petersen on CRM Radio.  This program is part book review and a lot of sales training as Keenan discusses:

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6
Mar 2019

How to Reach the Prospect’s Unconscious Pain and Close the Deal

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Host Paul Petersen on CRM Radio interviews Patrick Renvoise, co-author of The Persuasion Code: How Neuromarketing Can Help You Persuade Anyone, Anywhere, Anytime and president and co-founder of SalesBrain the original neuromarketing agency.  Paul and Pat discuss research behind the current book (September of 2018) and the book that started it all, Neuromarketing: Understanding the Buy Buttons in Your Customer's Brain. 

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