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narrowmind
Blog Posts

Sales bias is a wasteful practice that affects us all. It occurs when professionals message on the wrong platforms to seek out customers. It generates nothing but white noise on dead media channels. And it creates negative environments of prospecting, simply because no one hears the message at all. The

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JBryant
Podcast Episodes

http://traffic.libsyn.com/sportstaopodcast/TaoEp0761.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: iTunes | Android | RSSJames “JB” Bryant explains his process in discovering new prospective hires through his sales academy, which uses various methodology and testing in order to find the right fit for the group. Bryant talks about his role at the Rapids,

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thefuture
Blog Posts

Last night, during a Twitter chat for #social4tixsales, I started really giving some thought as to what a future ticket sales staff will look like. Especially after Ken Troupe’s Q5 question: And I believe that I might have an answer. In the next few years, we will see the emergence

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JIsse
Podcast Episodes

http://traffic.libsyn.com/sportstaopodcast/TaoEp0611.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: iTunes | Android | RSSSitting down during the 2016 National Sports Forum in Portland, Oregon, Joe Isse discusses his role as the Director of Inside Sales for the NBA’s Trailblazers. Isse talks about how he forms a team, as well as instills fairness

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bmilsom
Podcast Episodes

http://traffic.libsyn.com/sportstaopodcast/taoep0518.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: iTunes | Android | RSS The role of Chief Ticketing Officer is such a new title in sports, that only Ben Milsom seems to have it. But it shows where the Tampa Bay Buccaneers want to go, and how driven as well as

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MWarren
Podcast Episodes

http://traffic.libsyn.com/sportstaopodcast/taoep0510.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: iTunes | Android | RSS Understanding the sports hiring realm only works if you’ve really been in the game for a long time. Luckily for young professionals, M3W’s Michael Warren has served in multiple capacities with professional teams, including his current stint with

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BHamer
Podcast Episodes

http://traffic.libsyn.com/sportstaopodcast/TaoEp0419.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: iTunes | Android | RSSAfter spending over a decade at the Phoenix Suns, rising to the level of VP of Ticket Sales, Bob Hamer hung up his career in the NBA to help guide the next generation of sales executives. Restarting the Sports

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escalator
Blog PostsSportstao Industry Posts

The visual of the sales escalator came up with a sports sales colleague of mine during a discussion on season tickets. The mention of the escalator usually complements the argument that fans are being constantly herded like lemmings up to the top of the escalator, from single game tickets to

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InsideSales
Blog Posts

There are different schools of thought on Inside Sales techniques. The majority of college athletic programs either don’t understand or are barely testing the water with inside sales units. Professional major league teams have used them for years, but several teams at the lower levels of minor league sports don’t

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MTilson
Podcast Episodes

http://traffic.libsyn.com/sportstaopodcast/Taoep0107.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: iTunes | Android | RSSJMI Sports, Inc. may have bridged the gap between professional and college sports revenue streams. Managing Director Mark Tilson talks about the changing landscape of the industry, how every component of revenue can be recalibrated and enhanced. Tilson talks

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