Studies show that 20-40% growth rates can be achieved in sales when coaching is done effectively. Additionally seller retention rates appear to benefit from the presence of a strong sales manager with outstanding coaching skills. Read more
Robin Hoyle, Learning and Development expert, explores the pains, the future and the true potential of Continuing Professional Development points.
A change in mindset from sales teams can be driven by many factors. Here are 6 key strategies to successfully implement a sales transformation programme on a global scale.
Huthwaite International’s latest research has identified five golden rules of effective coaching. Head of Thought Leadership, Dr Janet Curran, shares the key findings.
L&D expert, Robin Hoyle argues the need for more ‘educators’ to become a part of the L&D environment.
What threat does increasing AI pose to learning and development? In this article Robin argues using algorithms to predict what people want or need actually reduces choice rather than expands it.
Research by Huthwaite spanning four decades reveals that most people, in most places, negotiate badly, most of the time.
To create a feeling of collaboration you need to show Support for the other person. This means finding the areas of common ground on which you can both agree. Sometimes, when we hear a proposal or an opinion put forward with which we don’t agree, or we think we have a ‘better’ idea or opinion it is human nature to jump in with giving our own idea or opinion straightaway.
Making long distance business relationships work can be extremely challenging but technology has allowed us to overcome these challenges, or has it? We may think that technology can fix everything but as many organisations have learnt, the move towards virtual can equally add complications if not managed effectively.
Today procurement departments are dealing with all manner of tangible and intangible products. How can they adopt behaviours more appropriate for the needs of contemporary negotiation? We find out.