Sales Leadership Podcast

Episode Archive

Episode Archive

278 episodes of Sales Leadership Podcast since the first episode, which aired on June 20th, 2018.

  • Episode 278: David Connors, CEO and Co-Founder of The Swarm: What’s Your People Plan? The Power of Go to NETWORK.

    May 8th, 2024  |  58 mins 34 secs
    david connors, go to network, network, recruiting, relationships, rob jeppsen, sales, sales leadership

    David Connors is the Co-Founder and CEO of The Swarm. The Swarm is a really interesting Go To Network Platform that helps revenue organizations tap into the vast power of their extended networks and relationships so they can accelerate sales, recruiting, and fundraising. The Swarm is experiencing some rapid growth right now as they help organizations of all sizes turn their networks into a different kind of superpower…and create unfair go to market advantages. David joins us today to share how Going to NETWORK can create advantages every GTM team should leverage and the power that comes from this different source of Revenue Team Fuel. Today David shares how to move away from the traditional “Spray and Pray” approach, throw away broken, outdated playbooks, and see more results, faster.

  • Episode 277: Paul Salamance, CEO and Co-founder of Top 1 Percent Academy: Cracking the Code of the 1% Factor

    May 1st, 2024  |  51 mins 51 secs
    1%, paul salamanca, rob jeppsen, sales, sales leadership, top one percenter

    Paul Salamanca is the Co-Founder and CEO of Top 1 Percenter Academy. Paul is one of my all-time favorite sales leaders. He’s led teams to ridiculous levels of success. He’s done it in the good times…he’s done it in the tough transitional times. I’ve seen him take organizations through every stage of growth…successfully and predictably. Along the way, Paul saw a need to help salespeople take charge of their own development. And as a result he developed the TOP Program… Top One Percenter. His academy has been so successful that today he takes the principles of top 1 percenters to companies of all sizes worldwide. Today he REJOINS the show to share a blueprint for unlocking the Top 1% factor to help every listener break free of the gravitational pull of status quo.

  • Episode 276: Annie Mosbacher, Chief Strategy Officer and Co-Founder of Decoded Strategies: CAPTIVATE Your Customers with Storytelling

    April 25th, 2024  |  57 mins 3 secs
    annie mosbacher, communication, marketing, rob jeppsen, sales, sales leadership, storytelling

    Annie Mosbacher is the co-founder and Chief Strategy Officer for Decoded Strategies. Annie is an expert in maximizing the impact of the intersection points between Sales and Marketing. She’s helped scale organizations from zero to over $50MM ARR in a number of different organizations. Annie co-founded Decoded Strategies to help teams communicate more effectively with their audiences. She’s helped some of the most iconic organizations in the world eliminate confusion and not just communicate…but really connect in powerful ways. And one of the tools her team helps people use with great success? Storytelling. She joins the show today to share why so many organizations communicate…but few truly connect and what to do about it.

  • Episode 275: Steve Brossman: CEO of PodGuest Profits - Momentum is EVERYTHING

    April 17th, 2024  |  1 hr 46 secs
    momentum, podcast, podguest, profit, rob jeppsen, sales, sales leader, sales leadership, steve grossman, strategic

    Steve Brossman is one of the top advisors to salespeople and sales leaders in the world. He helps teams differentiate and create game-changing strategies to help teams differentiate and cut through the noise of an increasingly crowded world. Steve has worked with leadership teams in 15 countries and has trained over 65,000 salespeople. He also is an elite sprinter and competed in the Olympic games. Today he shares how the principle of Momentum helps a team in a ways nothing else can…and how to be intentional about building momentum with each member of your team.

  • Episode 274: John Kaplan: President and Managing Partner at Force Management - Embrace the IMPERMANENCE of Life.

    April 10th, 2024  |  1 hr 8 mins
    growth, john kaplan, profit, rob jeppsen, sales, sales leadership

    John Kaplan is one of the most influential people in sales. He is the President and Managing Partner of Force Management. For over 20 years, John and the Force team have helped organizations drive profitable AND predictable growth by training their sales and customer facing teams. John and his team that brought us tools like MEDDIC. They have worked with some of the most iconic sales organizations in the world. Helped architect some of the greatest sales success stories in the world. Won way more than their share of awards along the way. And John has emerged as one of the most impactful and influential sales leaders in sales history. John joins us today and shares important insights from an incredible leadership journey that will change your career and change your life.

  • Episode 273: Dacy Corlee, VP of Sales at Tile Shop: People → Business → Finance. The Power of Connection.

    April 3rd, 2024  |  52 mins
    business, connection, dacy corlee, finance, growth, people, rob jeppsen, sales, sales leadership

    Dacy Corlee is the Vice President of Sales at the Tile Shop. For 22 years Dacy has helped build the tile shop into what is now one of the largest and fastest growing retailers of manufactured and natural stone tiles in North America…with over 140 locations across 31 states in the United States. As they’ve found ways to keep growing faster and more strategically, Dacy has had to reinvent his leadership approach in order to adapt and continue to thrive. Dacy joins us and shares how he’s done it in a way that has helped him connect to markets, connect to people, and help those he leads choose growth in compelling ways…and shares a blueprint you can use to connect more intentionally with each member of your team.

  • Episode 272: Brandon Bornancin, CEO of The Power of Going All In

    March 27th, 2024  |  44 mins 56 secs
    all in, brandon bornancin, leadership, rob jeppsen, sales, sales leadership

    Brandon Bornancin is the founder and CEO of Seamless has helped over 1 million salespeople find leads and contacts that convert. Brandon REJOINS the show today as a rare 3-time repeat guest and shares the power of Going All In…as a Leader, as an Individual, in Business, and in Life. Brandon shows up with his trademark high energy and on-point insights that will help each leader create elite performance as they make the choice to go All In.

  • Episode 271: Jake Dunlap, Founder and CEO of Skaled: The 4 C’s of Innovative Sales Teams

    March 20th, 2024  |  55 mins 57 secs
    innovative, jake dunlap, rob jeppsen, sales, sales leadership, skaled

    Jake Dunlap is the CEO and founder of Skaled. Jake and the Skaled team have helped thousands of sales leaders worldwide create modern GTM systems and approaches and have been part of more than their share of elite sales team success stories. Jake joins the show in a rare 4th appearance to discuss how elite sales teams and salespeople are innovating to make HOW they sell be more impactful than WHAT they sell. This episode will help you make small improvements to how you lead that result in large, disproportionate results.

  • Episode 270: Joe Gravino: Vice President of Go to Market Search at FALCON - The DNA of an ELITE Sales Leader

    March 13th, 2024  |  57 mins 4 secs

    Joe Gravino is Vice President of Go to Market Search of FALCON. Falcon is a Executive Search firm exclusively focused on recruiting C-Level executives for Private Equity backed companies. Joe recruits CROs and CMOs for high-growth companies of all industries, and as a result, not only has he learned what makes for an Elite Sales leader…he’s had to become one. Today, Joe shares the 5 lenses they look through as they identify ELITE sales leaders. These 5 lenses are what he refers to as the “Anatomy of an Elite Sales Leader.” This is an episode that will give you a blueprint of how to create more impact with just a few changes to your leadership DNA.

  • Episode 269: Andy Beitia, Director of Commercial Banking at Washington Trust Bank - Culture: The Rudder that Steers Your Ship.

    March 6th, 2024  |  1 hr 43 secs

    Andy Beitia is the Director of Commercial Banking for Washington Trust Bank. Washington Trust Bank is the largest and one of the most respected privately held banks in North America. And Andy leads the team responsible for more revenue than the rest of the organization combined. Andy leads a team of leaders who face stiff competition, are highly regulated, and face consistent change from all kinds of market forces. But he does it with incredible amounts of success. The team at Washington Trust has had head turning growth…year after year…regardless of the external circumstances, and his approach to leadership is a huge reason why. And Andy is joining us today to talk about something that every single leader needs to be intentional about in order to have intentional success.

  • Episode 268: Jordan Wissel, GTM and Revenue Leader - Communication ≠ Connection: Reducing one of the Biggest Risks Facing Every Sales Opportunity.

    February 28th, 2024  |  55 mins 59 secs
    communication, connection, growth, jordy wissel, risk, rob jeppsen, sales, sales leadership, thrive

    Jordan Wissel has spent the last 10 years in high growth sales organizations. The last 5 years have been leading some of the fastest-growing SaaS teams…backed by some of the biggest names in the Venture Capital world. And through it all, he has navigated every economic condition possible…and he hasn’t just survived…he has thrived. Today, Jordan joins the show to discuss what is arguably the most important sales and leadership skill and how we can use it to reduce one of the most challenging risks every sales team faces.

  • Episode 267: Billy Stein, RVP at Seismic: Focus on Initiatives…Not Tools. 7 Keys to Winning in ANY Environment

    February 22nd, 2024  |  59 mins 13 secs
    billy stein, framework, growth, resiliency, rob jeppsen, sales, sales leadership

    Billy Stein is a 3 time Sales Leader with Great success at tech companies including ServiceTitan, First Resonance, and Seismic. He’s had a great run leading teams in every environment imaginable and today Billy joins the show to share a model he’s built that creates success regardless of the external circumstances. The host of his own successful podcast, the Sales RX Podcast, Billy is a fantastic resources and today shares a framework you can implement immediately to help you win…no matter what the external conditions are like.

  • Episode 266: Larry Long, CEO of LLJR Enterprises: BE BOLD! Tough People > Tough Times

    February 15th, 2024  |  46 mins 27 secs
    belief, bold, confidence, connection, growth, jolt, larry long, rob jeppsen, sales, sales leadership

    Larry Long Jr. is a long time friend of the Sales Leadership Podcast. He joins the show today as the first 4-time guest in show history…and joins to share a very timely message as we launch 2024. Larry is one of the most sought-after keynote motivational speakers, an award-winning sales leader, a best-selling author and someone who always brings a JOLT of energy to any conversation. Today Larry shares insights on how leaders can lead their teams into an uncertain future with Confidence, Belief, and Connection. If leadership is the transfer of belief…you’ll find this episode one of the most important you’ll listen to this year.

  • Episode 265: Bronson Terry, District Manager at Sodexo - Quit Banging Your Head Against the Same Problems. Creating Capacity.

    February 7th, 2024  |  1 hr 2 mins
    bronson terry, capacity, growth, rob jeppsen, sales, sales leadership, sodexo

    Bronson Terry is a District Manager for Sodexo’s Campus Division. Bronson is the first operations manager to ever join the show…and for good reason. Bronson has had remarkable success leading a large team of leaders who support universities in their facilities management services across the Southwest United States. In our conversation today, Bronson shares how his commitment to excellence has led him to creating an approach that generates more leadership capacity and as a result…head-turning growth. Bronson’s blueprint is one every leader will find interesting and can learn from.

  • Episode 264: Philipp Humm, Founder of Power of Storytelling: Stand Out with Stories

    February 1st, 2024  |  54 mins
    philipp humm, rob jeppsen, sales, sales leadership, stories, storytelling

    Philipp Humm teaches salespeople and sales leaders worldwide how to perfect one of the most important skills in sales: Storytelling. Philipp is the founder of Power of Storytelling and has helped thousands of sellers, leaders, and business executives worldwide use stories to build trust, stand out, and inspire in Business. Philipp works with some of the most iconic organizations in the world.

  • Episode 263: Sarah Downs, Co-Founder and CRO of Doqaru: Look Inward FIRST

    January 24th, 2024  |  58 mins 19 secs
    doqaru, growth, intentional improvement, predictability, rob jeppsen, sales, sales leadership, sarah downs, thrive

    Sarah Downs is the Co-Founder and CRO of Doquaru. Sarah and the Doqaru team help sales leaders worldwide add predictability to the performance process. And in a day where the pressure to perform has never been higher…they help teams step away from the “Grind, Cross Your Fingers and Hope” plan and start adding predictability that can only come through systems. Sarah is a former Trauma Nurse turned Sales Leader. She takes many of the lessons learned in the hospital that help humans recover and thrive and apply these principles to sales teams…so they can help their companies thrive. Today Sarah shares how leaders can create growth and consistency by looking inside first and why this matters so much.