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Let’s Talk Sales! Inspirational Quote from Jack Welch – Episode 142

April 12, 2019
Let’s Talk Sales! Inspirational Quote from Jack Welch – Episode 142

Today's quote from Jack Welch is about making better hiring decisions.

Read on to learn more about this week's Let's Talk Sales inspiration!

Jack Welch Quote

This month's theme highlights the importance of hiring and employee retention.

And today's quote is about making better hiring decisions. This quote comes from Jack Welch, an American business executive, author, and chemical engineer. He said:

“If you pick the right people and give them the opportunity to spread their wings and put compensation as a carrier behind it, you almost don't have to manage them

– Jack Welch

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Resources for Hiring Extraordinary People

Hiring the wrong salesperson is extremely costly – the average cost of recruiting, hiring and training a new employee is typically 200% of an employee’s average salary. Combine that with all the sales a top performing new hire would have brought in and you have a significant opportunity cost.

So, how do you identify and hire the best candidate for the job?

1. eBook – The Ultimate Hiring Guide for Sales Managers

Do you want to hire the best salespeople and sales managers around?

Are you looking for a hiring process that will weed out the wrong candidates and welcome the right ones?

In this guide, you'll find:

  • How to identify the ideal candidate
  • A process for preparing job descriptions and job postings
  • A system for effectively screening candidates
  • The right questions to ask during the interview process
  • How to offer employment or reject a candidate

Click here or on the image below to download it today!

The Ultimate Hiring Guide for Sales Managers

2. Webinar Replay – The Secret Weapon to Growing Revenue: Hiring the Right Salespeople

Want the secret weapon to growing revenue in your business? It's hiring the right salespeople! But as you've likely discovered, hiring great salespeople isn't easy.

That's where our expert, Alex Mackenzie comes in. As Head of Growth at Drafted, Inc., Alex understands the hiring demands and challenges faced by modern day sales managers and their organizations.

In this 50-minute free webinar, Alex will give you a road map to:

  • Determine who you need on your team and how to find them
  • Key indicators that will get you the right hire, every time
  • How to leverage your network properly
  • PLUS: A secret tip on where the best people have been hiding all along

Click here or on the image below to download this webinar today!

Complimentary Webinar: The Secret Weapon to Growing Revenue

3. CFS Blog

Be sure to check out the CFS blog for some of our top posts on hiring and employee retention. Here's a few of our favorites below!

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