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3 keys to becoming a better cold caller

By joe rickert - svp, property and team development at taymar sales u.

There’s no question that cold calling can be one of the most challenging aspects of sales. When I began my career as an Inside Sales Rep for the Atlanta Hawks, the idea of calling someone I didn’t...

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Ticket Sales Sales Training B2B Sales
The "Suite-Tooth": 5 challenges to pitching suites and how to overcome them

By adam vogel - sr. director, Training & Development at Sports business solutions

As a sales manager with the New York Mets, I was having a one-on-one with one of my top performers, named Jake. Jake was just about two months into his Inside Sales tenure with us and doing all of the...

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B2B Sales Ticket Sales Sales Training
Two new ways to deal with rejection

By Dan Calamai - Managing Partner of Sangora

I couldn’t close the deal. After spending two months establishing a relationship, digging into the nitty-gritty requirements, refining a proposal, and heck, even getting access to their internal systems...

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Career Coaching Sales Training
5 things guaranteed to help you hit your sales goal

By bob hamer - president & Founder of Sports business solutions

I’ve been involved in sports sales for more than 13 years. I sold myself, I have been a sales manager, and now I conduct sports sales training with teams in different leagues and markets all over the...

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Ticket Sales Sales Training B2B Sales Sponsorship
4 time management tips for the sport sales pro

By andre luck - Director, season ticket sales - houston astros

Many people say that they don't have enough time in the day to finish everything they want to accomplish. I still fall victim to making this excuse and I was recently reminded while listening to a podcast...

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Time Management Sales Training
Our belief, our service in Ticket Sales

By adam vogel - sr. director, Training & Development at Sports business solutions

If you were anything like me, you did not go to college to pursue a career in ticket sales. Instead, you went to college to be a professional baseball player. When those dreams faltered, you then took...

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Ticket Sales Career Coaching Sales Training
Making "prospecting" a priority

By Adam vogel - sr. director, training & development - sports business solutions

According to quarksandcoffee.com, the average human being will spend 852 hours in their lifetime brushing their teeth. That is the equivalent of 35.5 days—or five full vacations. Hard to believe, isn’t...

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B2B Sales Ticket Sales Sales Training
5 ways you can use video to achieve sport sales success

By Dustin Toms - VP, Business Operations at the Stockton Kings

If I were to tell you there was a tool that allowed your hottest prospect the ability to meet face to face with you on their time, would you use it? What if I told you that you didn’t even have to be...

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Ticket Sales Sales Training
Using sports technology in the sales process

By Mike rudner - vice president, business operations at sports business solutions

When I first started pitching digital products to sports teams (During my time at IOMEDIA), my message was “This technology can replace your sales reps and in turn reduce costs”. I truly believed that...

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Ticket Sales Sales Training
Industry advice for getting more sports sales referrals

By Bob Hamer - President & FOunder of Sports Business Solutions and Founder of the clubhouse

When I’m conducting sales training or talking to sales professionals, I’m often asked how to get more referrals. The reason I’m asked is because salespeople know that referrals are one of the most...

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B2B Sales Ticket Sales Sales Training