Do you listen Enough?

Societal pressures force us to invest an inordinate amount of time and attention towards improving our ability to speak. There are organisations like Toast Masters that are designed, specifically to support us to not only speak well, but to become comfortable at speaking in public, too. As someone, who speaks every day for a living, […]

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Sales Tips to help you Collaborate with your customers

Know your value Proposition Before you can ever imagine integrating into your customers businesses, you need to have a crystal clear understanding around your own value proposition. You can never create a meaningful partnership with a future customer, unless you understand how to effectively utilize your product and/or service and your value proposition, to serve […]

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Collaborate with your future customers

Every sales professional wants to achieve and possibly even exceed their sales targets every year. As counter intuitive as it may sound, the best way to consistently do this, is to stop selling your products and services. Instead find innovative ways to integrate into your future customers businesses. As you move your focus away from […]

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The right Attitude when selling is everything

As Arnold Palmer once said, “The harder I practice, the luckier I get”. The same is true for sales. The more time you invest into practice the more effective you become and the easier it becomes to close sales. Another thing Arnold Palmer was famous for saying, was that “Golf was 10 % physical and […]

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Leveraging Knowledge for Sales Success

I have been a student of sales since 1990. Since then I have read a number of books, listened to audio books and attended a number of seminars on sales. My greatest teacher though, has been the practical experience I have gained from running my own businesses. It was in the laboratory of my businesses […]

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Unlock your WEALTH with this plan

As you know, achieving anything meaningful in your life, requires you to perform the right amount of activities, which are aligned with the outcomes you want to achieve, consistently every day. The best way to ensure that you do this consistently is to create a set of success habits that support you to perform these […]

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Clarify your purpose and you will close more sales

As you know, getting a meeting with a future customer can be quite challenging. It most often takes a number interactions with your future customer, either by phone, email or some kind of social media or networking process, to secure a meeting. To compound things, you have invested time to research your prospect and you […]

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Rejection – Real or Not?

If you are in sales and you hate or even FEAR the possibility of being rejected by one of your future customers, you are not alone. It is a completely natural response, but not one any sales professional can afford to allow, if they want to be successful. Use the tips below to help you […]

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Great Strategies to help you Meet Decision Makers

Any sales professional knows that success in sales is never about just meeting people at your prospective customers. It is about ensuring that you meet with the right people, who can actually make the buying decision. Unless you are meeting with the person, who wields the hammer, when it comes to making buying decisions, you […]

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