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The Struggle is Real When Recruiting Millennials

In 2008, 11 years ago, Millennials made up about 35% of the U.S. workforce and Gen Xers made up about 54%. According to the U.S. Bureau of Statistics, by 2030, in 11 years, the U.S. workforce will be comprised of 75% of Millennials. In a span of 22 [...]

2019-07-24T13:37:54+00:00March 27th, 2019|Categories: Best Hiring Practices, Sales Recruiting|

Sales Recruitment and the 5 Traits to Identify Top Producers

When you are searching to hire a salesperson you want to be sure you are getting rock stars, right? There are many traits of a great salesperson but I believe there are five traits that cannot be taught. Below are the five traits along with an interview question [...]

2019-03-13T14:15:53+00:00March 13th, 2019|Categories: Best Hiring Practices, Sales Recruiting|

How to Find the Hidden Gem: Top Sales Talent

Sourcing sales candidates is a struggle. This is especially challenging when the majority of the top tier sales candidates are not actively looking for their next sales opportunity.  A LinkedIn report states that only 36% of professionals are actively searching a new opportunity. The majority of those top [...]

2019-07-24T13:41:05+00:00March 6th, 2019|Categories: Best Hiring Practices, Sales Recruiting|

The Masked Singer: Intangible Traits of Top Sales Talent

Have you heard of the new show, the Masked Singer? The show puts celebrities in crazy, full costumes and masks and has them sing each week to compete with each other. All the while, the audience and judges are trying to figure out who is behind the mask. [...]

2019-07-24T13:47:27+00:00February 28th, 2019|Categories: Best Hiring Practices|

The 30 Day Sales Recruiting Strategy

Happy or sad? Stressed about this year or next year? Like it or not, we officially have 30 business days left in 2018. We are all in the same boat, we still need to hire salespeople by the end of the year or need to look at filling sales [...]

2019-12-05T18:42:21+00:00November 15th, 2018|Categories: Best Hiring Practices, Blog News, Sales Recruiting|

7 Ways to Help Hire and Retain Top Sales Talent in a Competitive Market

In January, Forbes released an article with their hiring predictions for 2018, we are more than ½ way through and it looks to be dead on. The very first point in the article is regarding recruiting and how it will become more difficult in 2018. Have you experienced this? [...]

2019-07-25T13:55:16+00:00September 13th, 2018|Categories: Best Hiring Practices, Blog News, Sales Recruiting|

5 Keys to Simplifying Sales Recruiting

Introduction As we all know, sales recruiting is complicated and some days it might even feel down right impossible. At Treeline, we specialize in sales recruiting, simplifying the process and helping you find the best fit for your team. We have identified 5 tips in the sales recruiting process, [...]

2019-08-09T13:49:08+00:00August 8th, 2018|Categories: Best Hiring Practices, Blog News, Sales Recruiting|

3 Essential Ingredients for Great Company Culture

Introduction Culture: The original word culture comes from several different origins (Middle English/French/Latin) but they essentially all mean the same thing: to grow, tend and cultivate. Culture essentially unites or divides teams, communities, places of worship and workplaces. The actions of the people decide whether you have a positive or [...]

2019-07-25T14:06:04+00:00July 24th, 2018|Categories: Best Hiring Practices, Blog News, Sales Recruiting|

Hiring Recent College Grads? 10 Best Recruiting Tips

10 sales and talent leaders share their best recruiting tips to attract college graduates to join their sales team. In 2017, CareerBuilder released a report stating that 74% of employers planned to hire college graduates last year. We can assume that the need to recruit this next wave of [...]

2019-07-25T14:10:27+00:00April 23rd, 2018|Categories: Best Hiring Practices, Blog News, Sales Recruiting|

How to Use Assessments When Hiring Salespeople

Sales Hiring Assessments: When to Use Them and Do They Work? When it comes to hiring salespeople, relying on the resume or a gut feeling is not enough. You need data and insight into not only what the salesperson has accomplished, but you also need to understand their sales [...]

2019-07-25T14:15:20+00:00April 5th, 2018|Categories: Best Hiring Practices, Blog News, Sales Recruiting|