#787: Motivating Beyond Money
Listen now
Description
In this episode, Bill and Bryan discuss best practices for motivating sales teams through compensation. The guys explain why overly complex commission structures often backfire by eroding trust between sales reps and management. They share real world examples of commission plans gone wrong, and advise simplifying compensation to focus on customer needs instead of maximizing rep pay. They also emphasize striking a balance between company goals and rep motivations. Listen for tips on creating commission plans that incentivize integrity and service. Struggling to design a sales compensation plan that actually works? Check out Xactly, xactlycorp.com, and see how their AI-powered platform can help optimize your commissions, motivate your team, and drive growth - be sure to mention The Advanced Selling Podcast!  ================================= Want our "Insider Secrets?" Go to http://advancedsellingpodcast.com/insidersecrets to get them right now! The Insider program is open for enrollment. If you have not checked out our small learning group, go to http://advancedsellingpodcast.com/insider to join today! If you haven't already, make sure you join us in our LinkedIn group: http://advancedsellingpodcast.com/linkedin. Looking for more sales training like this podcast? Download our FREE audio program, The Ultimate Pre-Game. http://ultimatepregame.com =================================  
More Episodes
In this episode, Bill and Bryan explore how salespeople's natural optimism and positive outlook can sometimes hinder their ability to effectively handle objections and resistance from prospects. Drawing parallels to the highly anticipated solar eclipse, they discuss the importance of shifting...
Published 04/15/24
Published 04/15/24
In this episode, Bill and Bryan discuss one of the bold moves from Bill's new book "12 Bold Moves" - the idea that clarity yields confidence. The guys explore how getting clear on intentions, roles, structures, and agendas can boost confidence in various situations, whether it's giving a...
Published 04/01/24