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You’re in sales. And this post will sharpen your sales focus

Pay-off: Clarity on your next important sale (it could be your next job!) Investment: 2 minutes Sign up to weekly posts here Many people in sales are blind or unclear about this. So let’s just clarify, regardless of your job title… You’re not really in sales If you’re selling something that people are already lining …

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The (hidden) way to win people over

Pay-off: the (until now, hidden) way to win people over Investment: 5 minutes Sign up to weekly posts here This post won’t be for everyone. But I do share a big secret about myself in it, and considering the market I tend to work with, I think it will help a few people, who in …

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The cost of misunderstanding laziness (and belief in cause)

Pay-off: Eliminate ‘laziness’ and strengthen your team Investment: >2 minutes Sign up to weekly posts here Think about the lazy people you know. Grrrrr…they’re so annoying aren’t they? Lazing about. Who do they think they are? Except…many of the “lazy” people I know have gone on to become more successful than just about everyone else …

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How to comfortably step out of your comfort zone

Pay-off: Increase your rewards more comfortably Investment: 6 minutes Sign up to weekly posts here You’ve surely heard that the uncomfortable thing is often worth doing? You know, really, that you should do it. It would probably make a big difference to your career or life. And you know that things will probably stagnate if …

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7 common thoughts that hurt intelligent non-sales people (and damage business!)

…and my challenges to each! Pay-off: Begin developing a mindset that grows your career and business Investment: <2 minutes The value here is if you actually pause to answer each of my questions rather than just read and smile at them 🙂 1.”I don’t have time to sell” You say that, but…you have 10,080 minutes …

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How to spot the sales opportunities behind the opportunities

Pay-off: spot the hidden valuable opportunities Investment: <2 minutes Many people in BD seem to have ‘opportunity planning’ all wrong. Either they don’t do it at all, they don’t do it enough, or they do it and begin to believe that things will go to plan, being unprepared then to deal with unexpected surprises or …

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