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TALKING SALES 200: “Grow a quality pipeline with Combo Prospecting” – Tony J Hughes

TALKING SALES 200: “Grow a quality pipeline with Combo Prospecting” – Tony J Hughes

         “Jab, Jab, Jab with email & social then knock them out with the phone” – Tony Hughes…

TALKING SALES 198:   “There is no such thing as a warm call”

TALKING SALES 198: “There is no such thing as a warm call”

            “There are only cold calls or hot referral calls – you choose!” – Joanne Black…

TALKING SALES 196:    “Why it’s challenging to capture the attention of a busy customer”

TALKING SALES 196: “Why it’s challenging to capture the attention of a busy customer”

                “There are many ways to get our message to a busy prospect” –…

TALKING SALES 192: “Emotion vs Logic in B2B Sales”

TALKING SALES 192: “Emotion vs Logic in B2B Sales”

             “Sell to the heart, justify to the head”  – A discussion between Cian McLoughlin and  John Smibert.  …

TALKING SALES 190: “Managing good salesperson behaviour”

TALKING SALES 190: “Managing good salesperson behaviour”

“Ensuring good sales behaviour with customers is critical for success” – A John Smibert discussion with Tony Hughes.    …

TALKING SALES 189: “Does referral selling pay?”

TALKING SALES 189: “Does referral selling pay?”

       “The referral selling numbers are compelling – it can change your business” – Interview by John Smibert.  …

TALKING SALES 188: “Marketing Issue 2: Sales lead follow up”

TALKING SALES 188: “Marketing Issue 2: Sales lead follow up”

“50% of all marketing leads are never followed up by the sales“ – A ‘Talking Sales’ discussion with John Bedwany…

TALKING SALES 187: “Clothes maketh the brand” – Jatin

TALKING SALES 187: “Clothes maketh the brand” – Jatin

             “The way you look is critical for a successful sales career.” – Interview by John…

TALKING SALES 185: “Seven words that will enhance your sales conversation”

TALKING SALES 185: “Seven words that will enhance your sales conversation”

          “Teach and challenge your buyer by using these seven words” –   interview by John Smibert.      In our most recent…

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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