Fox & Co. has developed proprietary approaches to measuring and maximizing salesforce efficiency. Sales managers can learn, quantitatively, how their best people invest available selling time, including a measurement of expected sales dollars per sales call. This knowledge is used to improve the efficiency of others in the salesforce. Simple tools can tell the sales manager what the expected outcome would be of adding one additional sales person, of getting each salesperson to make one more call per week, and so on.
Fox & Co. also develops, in conjunction with its customized selling skills training programs, sales resource allocation models that help salespeople properly allocate their selling time. The model addresses several common sales planning flaws: