How do you keep your startup sales team motivated to exceed their targets?
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No. 1: Money Talks
From Justin Nowak of Canadian Cloud Council
I like to throw performance bonuses in to the mix. Salespeople at their core really love money, so there is no better motivator to push results than that.
No. 2: Friendly Competition
From Lawrence Watkins of Great Black Speakers
Friendly competition is a huge motivator for my sales team. Great salespeople take an extreme amount of pride in doing great…
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