Outside Sales Talk

Why Athletes Win - Tactics to Become a Sales Superstar - Outside Sales Talk with Ian Altman

April 23, 2020

In today's episode, Steve has a BIG announcement - The Sales Hall of Fame is here!

This is a platform to celebrate the sales leaders who have inspired all of us! Curious to see who the first inductees are? Check them out here!

(Hint: If you listen to today's OST episode, you may find a very familiar face in there...)

Ian Altman OST Episode

Ian Altman is a CEO, keynote speaker, and sales advisor. He co-authored the best selling book “Same Side Selling”. Ian also hosts the popular Same Side Selling Podcast. In this episode, Ian explains how salespeople can improve their skills by following athletes’ tactics.

Here are some of the topics covered in this episode:

  • The secret tips salespeople must learn from athletes
  • How to identify the right prospects for your business
  • Tips for reps to overcome their resistance to practice 
  • The key principles of a successful role-play session

About the Guest: 

Ian Altman has been a leader in sales and business development for over two decades. He’s grown his businesses to over one billion in revenue. His business helps B2B companies improve their sales strategy and achieve strategic growth, from zero to over $1 billion in value.

Seth Godin, recommends Ian’s book, “Same Side Selling”, as one of two books to read on B2B selling – the other one being SPIN Selling from 1988. You can also find hundreds of Ian's articles on Inc and Forbes.

LinkedIn - https://www.linkedin.com/in/ianaltman/

Website - https://www.ianaltman.com/

Get exclusive access to the Same Side Selling Academy resources: https://samesidesellingacademy.com/

 

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