Entries by Jonathan Palay


Do Your Sales Managers Need A Motivation Makeover?

How Core Drives Can Deplete Or Increase Sales Manager Motivation This guest post was originally published on yukaichou.com: Why Sales Manager Motivation Needs A Makeover Previously, we explored the core drivers of motivation in the sales organization and why our traditional coin-operated, compliance-driven sales culture may finally be ripe for disruption in Why Seller Motivation […]


Two Fundamental Shifts In Enablement At The Sales Enablement Soiree This Year

This year’s Sales Enablement Soiree, hosted during Dreamforce, demonstrates the momentum building in the function. Attending the Sales Enablement Soiree at Dreamforce this year was an eye-opening experience for me. The sophistication of the topics presented and the quality of the content made attendance well worth it. It was also a testament to the ongoing […]


Building A Millennial-Minded Sales Organization

Build a millennial-minded sales organization to create a sustainable revenue machine. Putting whatever prejudices you may have about millennials aside for a moment, building a millennial-minded sales organization isn’t simply about appeasing the “entitled generation”. It’s also about building a sales coaching and development culture within your sales organization that will benefit employees of all […]

Are You Asking Your Sales Managers to be Sherpas?

For decades, sales leaders have compared reaching plan to the act of summiting a mountain. Each year is a long journey, requiring preparation, hard work, discipline, and teamwork to reach the goal, just as is required to summit Mount Everest. There are just under 1,000 attempts to summit Everest each year and only 50% actually […]