64 episodes

There’s never been more pressure on SaaS sales leaders to land deals. If you’re struggling to fill the top of that funnel, this is the podcast for you. On Target is the all signal, all action show deep diving into the minds of sales professionals and giving you actionable insights you can put into practice right away. Hosted by Alex Alleyne, an award-winning SaaS Sales Leader, Founder of Elite Level and Area Vice President, SMB Sales EMEA at Braze, this podcast is for senior sales people who want to scale their performance from great to elite. You’ll hear interviews with some of the most successful senior sales leaders in the business, sharing their playbooks through the lens of Alex’s unique “POD Excellence” framework for success. Every week Alex will talk to an elite performer digging into their daily operating rhythm and exploring the tactics they use to expand pipeline, improve operational performance, and ultimately close more deals. Make sure to subscribe wherever you get your podcasts.

Interested in participating as a guest at On Target? Submit your request here!

On Target: Sales Leaders Alex Alleyne

    • Business
    • 5.0 • 3 Ratings

There’s never been more pressure on SaaS sales leaders to land deals. If you’re struggling to fill the top of that funnel, this is the podcast for you. On Target is the all signal, all action show deep diving into the minds of sales professionals and giving you actionable insights you can put into practice right away. Hosted by Alex Alleyne, an award-winning SaaS Sales Leader, Founder of Elite Level and Area Vice President, SMB Sales EMEA at Braze, this podcast is for senior sales people who want to scale their performance from great to elite. You’ll hear interviews with some of the most successful senior sales leaders in the business, sharing their playbooks through the lens of Alex’s unique “POD Excellence” framework for success. Every week Alex will talk to an elite performer digging into their daily operating rhythm and exploring the tactics they use to expand pipeline, improve operational performance, and ultimately close more deals. Make sure to subscribe wherever you get your podcasts.

Interested in participating as a guest at On Target? Submit your request here!

    S5 E3: The #1 Way to Maintain Peak Performance (Isn’t What You Think It Is)

    S5 E3: The #1 Way to Maintain Peak Performance (Isn’t What You Think It Is)

    If you’re not hustling, are you even trying? 
    For decades now, sales leaders have been conditioned to believe that in order to be at your peak performance in the sales industry, you have to be relentless in your pursuit of that next sale, sleep cycle be damned. It’s all about the hustle if you want to succeed in the SaaS industry… right? 
    Well, no. Just because money may never sleep, doesn’t mean you shouldn’t either. 
    In this solo pod, Alex explains why the best thing you can do for your performance is to optimize your time and energy. He reveals his own experience with severe burnout, and how, through a process of internal time audits and effective prioritization of tasks, he managed to keep his energy in check to sustain his career as one of SaaS’s biggest sales leaders.
    Find out the key components to evaluating your own time management and find out why the key to long-term, sustainable success is avoiding burning out bright, hard, and fast. 

    Follow Alex: 
    LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/in/alexalleyne/
    Twitter: https://twitter.com/elitelevelalex

    And if you love the podcast, be sure to check out https://www.youtube.com/@On-Target for even more exclusive insider content!

    Alex is a Workweek friend.

    • 5 min
    S5 E2: Insights Unpacked: A SaaS Sales Q&A with Alex

    S5 E2: Insights Unpacked: A SaaS Sales Q&A with Alex

    This week, Alex is flying solo to tackle some of the top questions regarding sales leadership in the SaaS industry. 
    What is the greatest challenge to SaaS professionals? How do you motivate and incentivize an increasingly remote sales force? How has the sales process for SaaS evolved over the past five years? And which verticals should we be paying the most attention to going into 2024? 
    Alex explores the best ways to motivate your remote sales teams, how to leverage AI and automation to boost productivity, how to attract and retain top sales talent, and the best ways to adjust your sales strategies in the face of economic challenges. He also explains why having a clear vision and being ROI-centric in the sales process is critical to your leadership success. 
    Tune in to gain valuable insights and strategies for navigating the evolving landscape of SaaS sales!
     
    00:00:23 - Challenges and Solutions for SaaS Sales Leaders
    00:02:06 - Top SaaS Sales Metrics for 2024
    00:03:40 - Sales Leaders' Role in Customer Success and Retention
    00:05:19 - Strategies for Attracting Top Sales Talent in a Competitive Market
    00:07:07 - AI: The Biggest Growth Opportunities in SaaS
    00:07:52 - How to Build Customer Loyalty in SaaS Sales
     
    Follow Alex: 
    LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/in/alexalleyne/
    Twitter: https://twitter.com/elitelevelalex
    YouTube: https://www.youtube.com/@On-Target
     
    And if you love the podcast, be sure to check out https://www.youtube.com/@On-Target for even more exclusive insider content!
     
    And if you’re looking to level up in sales, sign up for Alex’s weekly newsletter. Reach new heights by building a world-class mindset grounded in discipline and resiliency: https://workweek.com/brand/on-target/
     
    Alex is a Workweek friend.

    • 9 min
    S5 E1: Don’t Get Lost in the Data: Quick Tips for Tracking the Right Metrics

    S5 E1: Don’t Get Lost in the Data: Quick Tips for Tracking the Right Metrics

    Don’t let the data overwhelm you. With so many metrics out there, it’s easy to get lost in the landslide of numbers and data points. So what can leaders do to make the most of their time and push the needle forward when tracking the numbers?
    Alex is going solo and breaking down a few quick and dirty tricks, and explaining why focusing on three to five core metrics is the key to transforming the way your team performs and closing transformational deals.  
    Tune in to learn how to streamline your sales approach and take your software sales success to the next level.

    Follow Alex: 
    LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/in/alexalleyne/
    Twitter: https://twitter.com/elitelevelalex

    And if you love the podcast, be sure to check out https://www.youtube.com/@On-Target for even more exclusive insider content!

    Alex is a Workweek friend.

    • 5 min
    S4 E11: The Sales Outlook Q&A: Your Guide to 2024

    S4 E11: The Sales Outlook Q&A: Your Guide to 2024

    It’s almost the New Year and Alex is diving into another Q&A session, but this time around, he’s tackling all of your greatest questions about the future of sales.  
    What’s the potential impact of emerging technologies like AI on traditional software sales processes in the coming year? Will there be a rise in the use of email as a communication channel? How can you better utilize creative nurture outreach strategies to reach elusive enterprise buyers?
    Alex is covering all of your hottest questions about leveraging automation and AI to predict future sales outcomes, and later, explaining his forecast for what companies should be prioritizing as the market bounces back to full health in 2024. 
    To learn what sales strategies will optimize your leadership position in the coming year, tune in to this jam-packed Q&A!
     
    00:00:00 - 2024 Q&A: Exploring Special Topics and Themes
    00:00:24 - Adapting Sales Strategies for 2024
    00:01:26 - AI's Disruption of Traditional Software Sales
    00:02:36 - How Software Sales Leaders Stay Ahead in a Volatile Economy
    00:04:47 - Driving Growth in 2024: Recession-Proof Industries
    00:05:57 - Creative Strategies to Reach Enterprise Buyers
    00:07:35 - Predicting Global Software Consumption in 2024
    00:08:41 - Leveraging Automation and AI in Software Sales
     
    Follow Alex: 
    LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/in/alexalleyne/
    Twitter: https://twitter.com/elitelevelalex
     
    And if you’re looking to level up in sales, sign up for Alex’s weekly newsletter. Reach new heights by building a world-class mindset grounded in discipline and resiliency: https://workweek.com/brand/on-target/
     
    Alex is a Workweek friend.

    • 12 min
    S4 E10: The Top 2 Biggest Mistakes Sales Leaders Make

    S4 E10: The Top 2 Biggest Mistakes Sales Leaders Make

    Do you want to be at the top of your sales game? Then it’s time to understand two vital mistakes that prevent aspiring sales leaders from rising to the top.
    In this special solo pod, Alex is dishing out the top two biggest errors he sees sales leaders fall victim to, and he’s not holding back from revealing the dirty truth. 
    From weeding out the low execution, low-performance team members to spotting the early warning signs of pipeline generation gaps before they snowball into much larger problems, you don’t want to miss Alex’s expert advice.
    Tune in to gain valuable insights on effective sales leadership strategies and how to optimize team performance.
     
    Follow Alex: 
    LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/in/alexalleyne/
    Twitter: https://twitter.com/elitelevelalex
     
    And if you’re looking to level up in sales, sign up for Alex’s weekly newsletter. Reach new heights by building a world-class mindset grounded in discipline and resiliency: https://workweek.com/brand/on-target/
     
    Alex is a Workweek friend.

    • 10 min
    S4 E9: Accelerate Your SaaS Career with 90-Minutes of Alex’s BEST Coaching Advice

    S4 E9: Accelerate Your SaaS Career with 90-Minutes of Alex’s BEST Coaching Advice

    In this special episode, Alex is peeling back the coaching curtain to give you an exclusive insider look into his one-on-one consulting sessions. He talks to various callers seeking game-changing advice for leveling up their sales and career journeys, dispensing actionable tips and tricks to accelerate their business goals. 
    Delve into the intricacies of launching a high-ticket sales business, learn to master the art of SaaS sales and streamline your recruitment process for scalability, and unpack how to turn data-driven consulting into industry-leading gold. From discussing the importance of setting the stage for discovery meetings to exploring ways to create a more scalable sales process, Alex shares some of his most valuable insights and strategies for success with a variety of callers. 
    Tune in to gain practical tips on sales techniques, career development, and optimizing your schedule for maximum productivity.

    0:00:00 – I’m Quitting High Ticket SMMA for This Secret Industry
    0:11:29 - I Want Generational Wealth But I Don't Know How
    0:21:21 - How To Never Lose A Sales Deal Again
    0:30:57 - How To Generate Unlimited Sales Leads
    0:40:47 - The Blueprint To Mastering Your New Job
    0:50:27 - Low Sales? This Will Fix It
    1:00:47 - How Do I Break Free And Invest In Myself?
    1:12:48 - Make Millions From This Lucrative Industry QUICKLY
    1:22:31 - This Mindset Will Make You Successful

    Follow Alex: 
    LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/in/alexalleyne/
    Twitter: https://twitter.com/elitelevelalex

    And if you’re looking to level up in sales, sign up for Alex’s weekly newsletter. Reach new heights by building a world-class mindset grounded in discipline and resiliency: https://workweek.com/brand/on-target/

    Alex is a Workweek friend.

    • 1 hr 36 min

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