Tag: hiring metrics

Utilizing metrics when evaluating a sales hire

What is the Cost of a Bad Sales Hire?

A lot more than you think. With so many reps currently below target, we thought we would show a quick and dirty calculation on what a bad sales hire costs. Let us assume we are speaking of an intermediate to senior position (depending on the company) with a base salary of $100,000 and a quota

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3 Hiring Metrics Every VP Sales Needs to Know

Most sales VPs think they are doing just fine on sales hiring. “We’re able to find everyone we need.”… “I get what I need from HR.”…”Most of my reps are on plan.” That may be true, but tracking three simple performance metrics will give you much better visibility into what you are doing well and

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