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The Importance of Discovery in B2B Sales

The Importance of Discovery in B2B Sales

As competition has increased, sustainable competitive advantage is now rarely achieved through products. This places increased emphasis on the sales and marketing functions within the business to create the differentiator. For B2B businesses, I see the trend towards...

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Keeping Prospects Engaged Through Effective Discovery

Keeping Prospects Engaged Through Effective Discovery

Great to be interviewed by James Harper on his podcast, Two Cents Worth: A Podcast on B2B Sales & Entrepreneurship. Our discussion focused on the issue of long sales cycles and how to keep the middle of your funnel engaged. This is an area I see missing from much...

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Why Mofu Sales Matters: Can it make or break your Career?

Why Mofu Sales Matters: Can it make or break your Career?

  Recruitment and MoFu sales. Two of the most critical areas in B2B sales. Really enjoyed being interviewed by Channel Sales expert Marcus Cauchi for his podcast “The Inquisitor.” Marcus and I share a passion for sales recruitment. Attracting top sales talent,...

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Adapting to the New World of Selling

Adapting to the New World of Selling

I recently had the pleasure of being interviewed for Business Essentials by Chris Ashmore. Digital tech has made consumers lives a lot easier; but are businesses keeping up with customer’s buying habits? The sales function and the way that companies sell has not...

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Steven Norman Interviewed on Talking Business with Alan Kohler

Steven Norman Interviewed on Talking Business with Alan Kohler

It was a pleasure to be interviewed by Mr Alan Kohler on his show “Talking Business.” We discussed some of the difficulties sales leaders and their teams are facing, and what strategies and systems can be implemented to transform modern sales teams into future proof...

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Make the Right Hire

Make the Right Hire

Simple steps to identify and retain your top sales talent. My article recently published in US ePublications magazine HR.com. The approach to hiring B2B sales staff is incredibly important in today’s competitive market. How do you get the right people in the right...

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Steven Norman

Steven Norman

Steven Norman is an accomplished frontline sales and business leader dedicated to helping B2B sales leaders upgrade their knowledge and skills, build next-generation sales teams and turbo-boost their careers. Over a 25 year career Steven has been responsible for more than US$4 billion of sales with major tech companies such as Dell, NEC and Targus across the Asia Pacific. Recent years of intense B2B sales research and analysis led to the foundation of Growth Acumen, a modern sales and leadership development advisory service. In 2019 Steven released his New Book Future Proof Sales Strategy. Seven steps to equip sales leaders with the tools to rise above the complex challenges facing the B2B sales industry.

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