1 Tip To Make Prospecting Easier

1 Tip To Make Prospecting Easier

1 Tip To Make Prospecting Easier When you read the word “prospecting” do you groan or whimper a little? Most entrepreneurs dread prospecting. Even when you schedule it on your calendar, you might find a million and one other things that require your attention. You’ll do just about anything

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The Structure Of Sales Conversations

The Structure Of Sales Conversations

The Structure Of Sales Conversations People struggle so much more than should on how to have effective sales conversations. This struggle often arises when you don’t know where you are in the process. Getting clear on the structure is absolutely imperative to up-leveling your sales.   In this

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1 Way To Improve Your Sales Presentations

1 Way To Improve Your Sales Presentations

1 Way To Improve Your Sales Presentations When was the last time you found yourself listening to someone’s sales presentation where the person was talking so fast, you couldn’t even follow along? Maybe you tried to stay engaged but ended up feeling frustrated. At some point, you shut down completely and just

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Why This Shakes Your Confidence & How To Fix It

Why This Shakes Your Confidence & How To Fix It

Why This Shakes Your Confidence & How To Fix It What shakes your confidence when selling? Is there a particular thing that happens between you and a prospective client that causes you to question your offer(s)? Do you know how to fix it?   One of the

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How To Get Paid For Results

How To Get Paid For Results

How To Get Paid For Results Are your clients getting exceptional results from the work you do/what you offer? How important are the results your clients receive? For many entrepreneurs, the results their clients receive are the driving force behind what they do. Results are also something

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Is It Lack Of Interest Or Is It Your Sales Approach?

Is It Lack Of Interest Or Is It Your Sales Approach?

Is It Lack Of Interest Or Is It Your Sales Approach? Do you know how you’re perceived by others? When’s the last time you spent time and money promoting a product/service and had nobody buy from you? Did you blame the lack of interest on the product/service

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Following Up vs. Chasing Clients – The Difference

Following Up vs. Chasing Clients – The Difference

Following Up vs. Chasing Clients – The Difference Do you know the difference between following up vs. chasing clients? For those who answered, “Not sure,” you’re not alone. This is one of the questions frequently asked when talking about sales. People struggle with when and how many times

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Why You’re Expecting Too Much From Your Clients

Why You’re Expecting Too Much From Your Clients

Why You’re Expecting Too Much From Your Clients When’s the last time you received a message and after listening to it/reading it, you had no idea what you were supposed to do next? Do you find that frustrating?  Do you ever wonder, “Was this message meant for

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The Knee-Jerk “No” in Sales

The Knee-Jerk “No” in Sales

The Knee-Jerk “No” in Sales When’s the last time you had a really great idea, and when you presented it to someone, they gave you the knee-jerk “no.” A knee-jerk response is when someone gives you an immediate emotional response, and often in sales it’s a “no.”   Maybe

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How To Minimize Misunderstandings

How To Minimize Misunderstandings

How To Minimize Misunderstandings Is there anything more frustrating than someone misinterpreting what you’ve said and taking offense to your comments?   In this day and age, it’s so easy for this to happen. We communicate so much over social media, email, and text message that we have little

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How To Effectively Deliver New Information To A Prospect

How To Effectively Deliver New Information To A Prospect

How To Effectively Deliver New Information To A Prospect Do you ever wish it was easier to share information with a prospect when they think they already know everything you’re going to say?  Maybe they’ve seen or heard about your product/service and have already started to form

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A Strategy For Making Decisions

A Strategy For Making Decisions

A Strategy For Making Decisions There’s a lot of talk about ROI, especially if you’re in sales or marketing. Managers, bosses and business coaches want to know what’s the Return On Investment for your activities and spending. Understanding ROI is crucial to your business success. And if

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Technology Isn’t Always The Answer

Technology Isn’t Always The Answer

Technology Isn’t Always The Answer Have you ever felt like a business was so in love with their cool new technology they forgot to connect with you as a customer? A new trend that comes to mind is the restaurants where you walk up and place your

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Not interested. Or could it be something else?

Not interested. Or could it be something else?

Not interested. Or could it be something else? Recently a client expressed some frustration over a situation where a prospective customer scheduled a phone appointment and then didn’t answer at the scheduled time. My client left a voicemail and sent a follow-up email checking in about rescheduling

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Take What’s Offered

Take What’s Offered

Take What’s Offered Have you ever had an interaction with someone where you felt compelled to share the story with others afterward? Last week, I was contacted by a salesperson, and the communication between us was so interesting that I’m sharing it in hopes you find some

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