Dave Kahle is one of the world’s leading sales educators, and the organizing force behind The Sales Resource Center. Dave has the distinction of having been the #1 salesperson in America for two different companies in two different industries. He’s written twelve books, consulted with hundreds of companies, enriched the careers of tens of thousands of sales people and refined the skills of thousands of sales managers.

Dave has presented in 47 states and eleven countries. He holds both a Bachelor of Education degree and a Master’s of Arts in Teaching, and has a reputation for creating and delivering practical, insightful strategies, principles, processes, practices and tools. The Sales Resource Center is the ultimate expression of his unique combination of gifts.

Quality, Not Quantity of Sales Calls

Quality, Not Quantity of Sales Calls

Question:  How many sales calls should a salesperson make? Answer: In about one out of every two seminars that I do, I hear this question.  It springs from a manager’s concern for defining what constitutes a “good sales day.”  And salespeople want to know so that they...

On Sales Systems

On Sales Systems

“I have my own style of selling.” That is a remark I have heard a number of times, usually from relatively inexperienced salespeople. What they usually mean is something like this:  “I don’t have any real system to what I do, I don’t want any scrutiny, and I probably...

Learned Optimism For Salespeople

Learned Optimism For Salespeople

I’ve been pondering an email I recently received; a young salesperson described his most pressing challenge:  The sales roller coaster.  When things go well, he’s up, emotionally, and when things don’t go well, he’s down.  The swings from up to down were wearing on...