B2B Sales

TALKING SALES 170:  “Aligning Sales and Marketing on the buyer journey” – Graham Hawkins

TALKING SALES 170: “Aligning Sales and Marketing on the buyer journey” – Graham Hawkins

              “ The right message at the right trigger point along the buying journey” –…

Why Digital Marketing is Failing in Enterprise Accounts

Why Digital Marketing is Failing in Enterprise Accounts

Companies with marketing departments that have invested huge amounts in digital marketing, marketing automation, content marketing, the digital buyer’s journey…

TALKING SALES 166: “Sales Challenge 7 – Effective inside sales”

TALKING SALES 166: “Sales Challenge 7 – Effective inside sales”

“Salespeople should never pick up the phone and build pipeline“ – A ‘Talking Sales’ discussion with John Smibert   How…

TALKING SALES 161: “Four sales predictions that will impact you”

TALKING SALES 161: “Four sales predictions that will impact you”

“4 sales trends impacting our need to change in order to sell more effectively”  – Discussion with  John Smibert.   How is…

To help you sell, ask don’t tell

To help you sell, ask don’t tell

My brain is bursting! (This article originally appeared in LinkedIn here) I’m currently half way through “Pre-suasion“, the brilliant new…

TALKING SALES 145:   “Buyers are transitioning from commodity to value”

TALKING SALES 145: “Buyers are transitioning from commodity to value”

          “Grow profitability by only selecting clients that recognise value” – Interview by John Smibert     Have your…

TALKING SALES 137: Sales Challenge 3 – Poor win rates

TALKING SALES 137: Sales Challenge 3 – Poor win rates

      “Low win rates cost us dearly – why do we accept it?“ – A ‘Talking Sales’ discussion…

TALKING SALES 136: “Change the conversation”

TALKING SALES 136: “Change the conversation”

          “Lead the customer to a realization” –   interview by John Smibert.      According to Dean Kelly salespeople need…

TALKING SALES 134:   “The critical importance of authentic intent”

TALKING SALES 134: “The critical importance of authentic intent”

        “Your buyer can pick up your intent before you open your mouth” – interview by John Smibert….

White Papers

Strategic B2B Social Selling – A brief for the CEO
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Sales Tools

5 sales management questions for insight and value
  In a recent interview with Dean Kelly “How to conduct the Internal... More
Bubble Chart – creating value in client conversations
  In a recent article titled “How to challenge your customer”... More
Death of A Sales Lead, or: What’s the Problem with Marketing’s Sales Leads ?
My firm specialises in working with Sales and Marketing teams in medium and larg... More
Rethinking CRM and Business Engagement
How sales engagement is changing and what we need to do to stay ahead of the wav... More
TALKING SALES 117: “Social media technology madness – how to choose”
              “Forget about the shiny new toy; think about your bus... More