Accelerating Sales Force Performance

Kellogg School of Management at Northwestern University

Program Description

Accelerating Sales Force Performance

Kellogg School of Management at Northwestern University

Transform your sales force team into a powerhouse that produces significantly higher sales. This four-day overview program tackles the issues surrounding sales force effectiveness and teaches you how to develop and improve strategies that will accomplish the high-impact goals of your team and company.

The program begins with an exploration of effective go-to-market strategies, including those pertaining to telesales and the Internet. Next, you will build a framework for performance assessment in your organization.

Our world-class faculty will lead you through the latest innovative approaches for sizing, structuring, resource management, compensation, motivation, recruitment, CRM, culture assessment, and performance management.

This framework, combined with a Sales Force Performance Scorecard, will help you create an action plan to maximize the power of your sales force. The program concludes with a discussion of how to implement sales force change.

Program Content 

  •  Go-to-Market Strategy
  •  Sales Force Structure and Size
  •  Sales Force Human Resource Management
  •  Sale Force Systems
  •  Sales Force Diagnosis

Format


Senior members of the Kellogg School faculty teach this course. Discussions, case studies, and exercises facilitate involvement. In the evenings, you will meet in faculty-assisted study groups to prepare exercises and projects for class discussion. A comprehensive reference manual of course materials will serve as a valuable resource for you in the future as well.

Key Benefits


During this course, you will:

  • Explore the latest methods for developing a go-to-market strategy 
  • Develop a framework for a sales force diagnosis to determine whether redesigns are appropriate 
  • Examine issues that affect the sizing and structuring of your sales force 
  • Discuss important human resource management topics like compensation, motivation, and performance management 
  • Assess your sales force culture 
  • Learn how technology enhances sales force performance

This school offers programs in:
  • English


Last updated September 28, 2017
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Sept. 2018
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4 days
Part time
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7,700 USD
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