OK, that title was not fair to the sales team, but it makes a good point about how to do training. Often AR teams try to teach sales so much about analysts that they overwhelm them and miss the real point.
The sales team needs basic information about who the analysts really are, which ones you believe influence your revenues, and how to deal with both positive and negative commentary. They should also understand how to feed information back to the AR team. They don’t need extensive information, but material that is brief, understandable, and relevant. Establishing a communications channel with sales is more important than […]
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