This program immerses you in a collaborative learning environment intensely focused on practical ways to significantly improve sales force performance. Guided by our seasoned faculty, you will learn practice-proven principles, strategies and tactics, then explore how to apply them to some of the most challenging sales issues companies face in an era of e-commerce: sales force design and deployment, talent development, compensation and effectiveness.
You’ll set the stage for getting the most out of this learning experience by conducting a critical assessment of your sales force against best practices across the core drivers of sales force effectiveness. From there, you’ll identify practical approaches for enhancing team performance and learn how to implement and lead success-focused change to drive the achievement of your most important growth priorities.
Learn how to motivate and direct your sales force
Thinking Framework for Sales Force Success
Sales Force Design
Sales Force Talent Management
Sales Force Systems
Marshall Solem - Academic Director; Adjunct Lecturer, Executive Education, J. L. Kellogg School of Management; Managing Principal at ZS Associates leading the global sales solutions practice
Chad Albrecht - Principal at ZS Associates leading the B2B sales compensation practice
Mike Moorman - Managing Principal, B2B Sales Force Strategy and Transformation, ZS; Research Advisory Board Member, Strategic Account Management Association
Scott Shimamoto - Managing Principal at ZS Associates overseeing capability development and outsourcing, previously led incentive compensation practice
Kelly Tousi - Principal at ZS Associates and expert in sales strategy, value-based selling, sales effectiveness, competency modeling, and performance measurement
Torsten Bernewitz - Principal, ZS Associates; Expert in change management, sales force effectiveness and talent management
“Our day-to-day positions take up so much of our time that we fail to look at what drives our sales force success. This course allows you to look at what drives your sales force and [to] identify key areas for improvement.”
Vice President, Sales, Océ
“Kellogg was able to unlock many of the problems that attacked our sales force on a daily basis. The teaching was powerful, but the extra juice came from peer collaboration.”
Sales and Marketing Manager, Milo B. Butter & Sons Ltd.
“[This is an] excellent program... It is highly recommended for executives looking for drivers to optimize and maximize the resources of the company with a maximum return on investment.”
Deputy Director, Field Force Excellence, Bayer AG
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September 16-20, 2018
Start: September 16 at 5:00 PM
End: September 20 at 11:45 AM
This program is designed specifically for sales practitioners and leaders. All applications will be subject to review and approval from the program's Academic Director.
Fee includes lodging and most meals