Dr. Cindy Gordon, CEO of SalesChoice Inc. recently spoke at the RSI Summit sharing her insights on Artificial Intelligence and the rise of guided selling. Here is a script of her speech.
April 24, 2018 | Toronto, ON – SalesChoice Inc has been recognized as one of “The 10 Best Performing Sales Management Solution Providers 2018”.
The recognition was published in the latest issue of Insights Success magazine, which is a platform that is constantly providing its readers with updates regarding technology and business that is currently dominating the world.
SalesChoice announces today the launch of its Predictive AI World podcast series. In the current age of distraction where data volume and growth is unprecedented, AI has steadily become the new fuel to cope with this ever-evolving digital intelligent world. This podcast series aims to focus on The Rise of Artificial Intelligence and its impact on businesses.
There’s a reason we take AI seriously at SalesChoice. It is estimated that worldwide spending on artificial intelligence and cognitive systems is poised to rise to $46 billion in 2020, up 768% from 2016. The good thing is that we understand not only the economic but also the human element involved with AI adoption.
To put this in context, let us hear from the SalesChoice team on the value we bring to your sales organization and just how we can help you adopt AI in a productive manner:
SalesChoice Inc., a Predictive and Prescriptive Analytics SaaS Company specializing in sales analytics and an ISV Certified App of Salesforce, has just been Profiled as a Top 25 Most Empowering Data Company, featured in the BIG DATA Fall, 2016 SPECIAL EDITION. You can see the full feature coverage here .
Einstein did a lot of things in his lifetime that we recognize as genius. Einstein’s incredible conviction to challenge leadership behaviors if they were not curious to experiment or innovate is what sales leaders need to accelerate competency development in. Continually being open to try new ways of working is Einstein like behavior. Einstein believed passionately that: Imagination is more important than knowledge.
Our life is frittered away by detail … simplify, simplify.’ ~Henry David Thoreau
The Value of Analytics use soars among Top Sales Teams.
Where there’s analytics use, there’s likely a winning sales organization. High-performing sales teams are 3.5x more likely than underperforming teams to use sales analytics. Across teams at all levels, we’ll see a 58% increase in sales analytics use from 2015 to 2016. Smart selling, fueled by technologies like predictive analytics, starts piquing sales teams’ interest and is expected to jump 77% among high performers in the next 12–18 months (SalesForce Report, 2015).
In many ways, sales forecasting has not really changed for centuries. Each sales person works a particular sales cycle based largely on their own intuition and experience.
While there have been advances in methodologies e.g solution selling and professional selling skills etc, the final judgement of whether a sale will occur has largely remain unchanged….the experiential judgement of the sales rep.
A 2012 Time-Warner Study on the media consumption habits of Digital Natives (millennials in their twenties who grew up with digital) showed that young people flipped between content across different devices on average 27 times per non-working hour. That’s roughly 13 times in 30 minutes. This is in contrast to