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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 144:  “The best advice for new salespeople”

TALKING SALES 144: “The best advice for new salespeople”

   “Number 1 tip for new salespeople – develop commercial conversation skills” – Discussion with John Smibert. Most people new to sales assume…

TALKING SALES 143:  “Burning your brand”

TALKING SALES 143: “Burning your brand”

“The way most of us generate demand results in us burning our brand – is there is a better way?“ – A…

TALKING SALES 140: “Why measuring your pipeline is erroneous”

TALKING SALES 140: “Why measuring your pipeline is erroneous”

       “Are you misleading yourself when you measure your pipeline” – Interview by John Smibert   For years we…

TALKING SALES 138: A personal branding case study

TALKING SALES 138: A personal branding case study

      “The customer wants to see that you are a domain expert”  – Discussion with  John Smibert.  …

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 135:   “Lose fast – win slow” – Tony Hughes

TALKING SALES 135: “Lose fast – win slow” – Tony Hughes

                      “The cost of pursuing business we cannot win is huge”…

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….

TALKING SALES 131:  “Conversion strategy – How to plan the sale”

TALKING SALES 131: “Conversion strategy – How to plan the sale”

             “The winners always research, prepare and plan the sale” – Interview by John Smibert    …

White Papers

Strategic B2B Social Selling – A brief for the CEO
                                      By Tony...... More

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