Category Archive for: Leadership

MEDDPICC Podcast

Everything you ever wanted to know about MEDDIC & MEDDPICC and never dared ask.

Well, maybe not exactly “everything” about MEDDIC & MEDDPICC, but quite an interesting interview ( in the form of podcast/video) with Steve Benson. Steve is an experienced leader in CRM and Sales Force Automation with a strong sales background obviously. So he asked me very pertinent questions. Our chat gave me the opportunity to share…

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MEDDIC Sales Kickoff MEDDPICC SKO

MEDDIC Sales Kickoff : The Perfect Agenda

A MEDDIC Sales kickoff should be inspirational, short and valuable. I’m sure everyone agrees with that. But what is an inspirational event? For example, you might be wondering, “should we invest in a top-notch motivational speaker?” Or “should we take them to the luxury resort of their dreams?”  Time is your sales force’s most valuable asset.…

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sales methodology

Sales Culture vs. Sales Methodology

Sales culture is a set of habits and behaviors of a sales team in a consistent way. That’s both internally and externally.

Meddic the book

[update] MEDDIC The Book, Is Here!

[UPDATE]: Registration closed. The book is out. Grab your copy here. I’m excited to announce the arrival of my new book. No surprise! Of course it’s about sales qualification. ALWAYS BE QUALIFYING. You are welcome to call it MEDDIC-The-Book. More on it later. For now, sign up to get on the list to be notified.…

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7 habits sales people on weekends Darius Lahoutifard

Seven Habits of Highly Successful Salespeople On Weekends

Happy Weekend! During my career, I have observed successful business people, whether they were in sales, in leadership or self employed and have heard them talking about some similar habits on weekends. Based on seven top habits that I have seen, here are my recommendations for your weekends. 1. Entertain yourself and enjoy the time…

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KEEP CALM and develop soft skills

Get Ready For Negative Unemployment Rates

Why Everyone Is Wrong About Automation Killing Jobs We have never been as worried or pessimistic as today about our economy’s ability to create new jobs faster than others vanish. Every week, we see new articles based on new studies that tell us that self-driving cars are going to push all professional drivers out of…

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Learn Meddic in French

How do you say MEDDIC in French? ☺️

Question: How do you say MEDDIC in French?☺️ Answer: Enroll in the new MEDDIC course, in French and figure out ! MEDDIC Sales course is now available in French! Yeah! The new course content, just like the English version, is mainly composed of a series of videos, totaling more than 2 hours of cumulative videos.…

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meddic academy

Don’t Fake It! Instead, Make It!

They tell you: “FAKE IT TILL YOU MAKE IT” If you are in technology, especially if you are in the Silicon Valley, unless you’ve been living under a rock, you have been advised to FAKE IT TILL YOU MAKE IT. If you are an entrepreneur you have heard this from your mentor, your investors or…

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Team Diversity

Team Diversity: Are You Building A Good Or Great Team?

TEAM DIVERSITY: ARE YOU BUILDING A GOOD OR GREAT TEAM? By now, you certainly know that France won the World Soccer Cup 2018, with an amazing team of particularly young and also diverse team. Les Bleus (that’s how we call the French Soccer Team) had an indisputable ascent up to the final match where they…

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