BlueJays2591
Business Development Manager
Des Moines, IA, United States
6 years in sales
Joined February 2021
3,213
Lifetime Commission Earned
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About
Business Development Manager managing 13 outbound reps.
Products I've sold
Other Cloud Integration Software
Big Data Analytics Software
staff augmentation
IT hardware
Departments I've sold into
IT / Security / DevOps
HR / Recruiting
Finance
Engineering
Marketing
Engineering Software
Operations
HR
IT
Sales roles I've held
business development manager
AM (Account Manager)
AE (Account Executive)
BDR (Business Development Rep)
field sales manager
Stages of companies I've sold for
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Politicker
Catalyst
Opinionated
Member
Contributor
Fire Starter
Praised Answer
Good Citizen
Posts
5
Salary
Question
7
4
BDR Candidate Pipeline
Question
5
14
BDR Quota: Monthly or Quarterly
Question
17
3
From BD Management back to AE
Question
9
14
How many calls do you make to a lead before moving on?
Question
18
How many calls before giving up?
jb
Bo
+163
jbeezy , Β  hauru.sales , Β  Boudreaux Β  and 163 people voted
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10
Oracle AE vs Sales Exec
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12
9
BDRs working with AEs
Question
22
13
Reasonable Expectations for Interviewees
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33
5
Selling for an IT reseller
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4
5
What do you do to keep on task? (WFH)
Question
8
7
Best Place to Travel for 4th of July?
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10
8
What's the best way to secure a raise at your current company?
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13
15
What do you look for in a startup?
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25
5
Social Selling for BDRs
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7
12
Beards in Sales
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19
Are Beards Professional?
mi
+95
, Β  countingmyinterest , Β  mikehoncho Β  and 95 people voted
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10
Do Webinars Drive Sales?
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13
Do Webinars Drive Sales?
+75
Lambda , Β  Broncosfan , Β  washedD1soccer Β  and 75 people voted
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5
Has anyone used Gong.io before?
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10
Have you used Gong?
+82
fraenfan , Β  SalesViking , Β  cw95 Β  and 82 people voted
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7
BDR call numbers
Question
25
How many calls per day?
jb Pr do
+147
jbeezy , Β  PrestoMocha , Β  doggyhead2 Β  and 147 people voted
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17
How many meetings should Outbound BDRs set per month?
Question
48
How many meetings per month?
Ae
+173
, Β  AessK , Β  SaaSsy Β  and 173 people voted
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5
BDR Trainers
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11
6
What type of leadership do you respond to best?
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6
Leadership Styles
+38
Crispy , Β  ButteredUp , Β  FarmingU Β  and 38 people voted
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8
How Much Training For BDRs?
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11
How much time per week for BDR training?
+42
saaskicker , Β  privateryan , Β  sugardaddy Β  and 42 people voted
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0
Crypto Market Correction?
Discussion
6
Do you think there will be a market correction soon?
+28
LandandExpand , Β  aiko , Β  ButWaitTheresMore Β  and 28 people voted
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4
WFH: Do you watch TV or do side activities?
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11
Side Activities?
+30
maromillion , Β  softwarebro , Β  saaskicker Β  and 30 people voted
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2
Presentation Skills
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10
7
What is the hardest industry to sell into?
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23
7
How to Motivate Underperformers?
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10
4
What are the best team outings you've had?
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8
23
How much of your paycheck are you investing?
Discussion
75
How much do you invest?
Mo
+129
MoneybaggYo , Β  okaysalesman , Β  Kodiak Β  and 129 people voted
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6
Best Place for Work Travel
Discussion
19
1
Working with Marketing
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3
1
Any Advice on Getting new BDRs Up to Speed Quicker?
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4
3
Meaningful Metrics for BDRs
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4