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You Need A Salesperson More Than They Need You

The unemployment rate has been hovering around 4%, and too many companies don’t fully understand how this translates to their business. To me it, that you need your salespeople more than they need you. The best salespeople, or the ones that are considered “A” salespeople, are in extremely...


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Selling by Asking, “Why?”

Today I want to focus on one sales strategy that has been very effective for me in the past.  For me, the most effective way to achieve this is to simply ask the question, “Why?”  This question can open the door to new lines of thought, and reevaluation. Several months ago, I met a Vice...


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Burning & Rebuilding Bridges

One of the most important lessons that I have learned personally, is that success is highly based on networking. If you do right by other people, they’ll do right by you. The lesson is fairly simple, yet it amazes me how many people don’t recognize the power that it holds. A Recently...


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How To Sell With 2 Simple Words, “Me Too!”

Do you never notice how excited people become when they discover they are from the same hometown as you? Shared experiences and feelings are an incredibly effective way to establish a connection with your customers and close new business. Recently, I was speaking with a prospect and he...


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Your Boss Is More Important Than Your Company’s Reputation!

Candidates looking for jobs in 2018 are accustomed to the company research process, which often relies heavily on looking into a business’s reputation. The standing that an organization holds both publicly and among its employees can be quite illuminating to those deciding whether or not to...


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Stop Treating Your Vendor Like Crap!

An ideal relationship with your vendor should be a partnership, not a dictatorship. Instead of prioritizing price points, consider the value that quality and service bring to these partnerships. It should be your company’s goal to develop and sustain the work that you do with vendors that bring...


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