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Nikolaus Kimla

A 30-year veteran of the computer industry, Nikolaus has founded and run several software companies. He and his company uptime iTechnology are the developers of World-Check, a risk intelligence platform eventually sold to Thomson Reuters for $520 million. He is currently the founder and CEO of Pipeliner Sales, Inc., developer and publisher of Pipeliner CRM, the first CRM application aimed squarely at actually empowering salespeople. Also a prolific writer, Nikolaus has authored over 100 ebooks, articles and white papers addressing the subjects of sales management, leadership and sales itself.
Author's posts
6 Deadly Sins of CRM

6 Deadly Sins of CRM

Sales Management / Jun 15, 2017 / Nikolaus Kimla

From CRM Coming Back from the Dead: CRM in the Digital Revolution by Nikolaus Kimla There is an issue that is becoming ever more problematic when it comes to the sheer volume of solutions out there. There are many thousands of applications a company can avail itself of. Companies attempt to play it smart hunt out ... Read More

Facing Forward: Today’s Sales Mindset

Facing Forward: Today’s Sales Mindset

For Sales Pros / Jun 3, 2017 / Nikolaus Kimla

“Nikolaus Kimla’s latest book, Facing Forward, is another valuable contribution to clarifying the best role for CRM software in the success of modern sales pros. An effective CRM solution must serve the needs of today’s overworked sales people. The folks at Pipeliner really get this and it drives all of their software development efforts. Right ... Read More

Freedom, Liberty and Sales Teams

Freedom, Liberty and Sales Teams

Entrepreneurs / May 23, 2017 / Nikolaus Kimla

Continuing our series on the comparison between the American War of Independence and today’s world of sales and commerce, in this post we’re going to have a look at what was probably at the heart of the American Revolution: freedom and liberty. “Freedom” in the Colonies First, let’s have a quick examination of what America ... Read More

True Sales Tales: Know Your Process!

True Sales Tales: Know Your Process!

Entrepreneurs / May 9, 2017 / Nikolaus Kimla

Editor’s note: This blog post is part of our ongoing series of True Sales Tales. Today just about every successful company runs on processes, for sales, for manufacturing, for development and for many other purposes. But some 20 years ago, a process wasn’t so commonplace–and evolution of a standard development process not only helped save ... Read More

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