The Accidental Sales Manager

  • by Chris Lytle
  • Narrated by Ax Norman
  • 7 hrs and 6 mins
  • Unabridged Audiobook

Publisher's Summary

Key skills to make sales managers better developers of salespeople....
Get out of the firefighting business and into the business of developing the people who develop your profits. Successful salespeople rightfully become sales managers because of superior sales records. Yet too often these sales stars get stuck doing their old sales job while also trying to juggle their manager role, and too often companies neglect to train their sales managers how to excel as managers. That's the "sales management trap," and it's exactly what The Accidental Sales Manager addresses and solves. Full of helpful steps you can apply immediately - whether you're training a sales manager, or are one yourself - this practical guide reveals step-by-step methods sales managers can use to both learn their jobs and lead their teams. Get tactics to stop burning time and exhausting yourself, while taking effective actions to use time better as a leader Discover how to integrate learning into leading and make sales meetings an active conversation on what works and what doesn't. Author has a previous bestseller, The Accidental Salesperson Don't get caught in the "sales management trap" or, if you're in it, get the tools you need to escape it. Get The Accidental Sales Manager and lead your team to do what you do best: make sales, drive profits, and get winning results.


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Recommended for Sales managers and Sales people

Where does The Accidental Sales Manager rank among all the audiobooks you’ve listened to so far?

This is one the best audiobooks for Sales managers that I heard. It is accurate relevant and utilitarian. Applies to the real world and has transitioned well into my management protocols. The results are phenomenal. I am a better manager and my team are better sales people as a result.

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- Colin

great take aways for first-time managers.

can help you avoid most common mistakes first-time managers make. also give great ideas for hiring and running sales meetings
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- Roberto G.

Book Details

  • Release Date: 08-08-2012
  • Publisher: Audible Studios