Sales psychology

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 155: “Reciprocity: The forgotten Sales Strategy”

TALKING SALES 155: “Reciprocity: The forgotten Sales Strategy”

“Reciprocity is what you get back in return for giving help” – an interview by John Smibert.     Some…

TALKING SALES 150: “Start with why”

TALKING SALES 150: “Start with why”

  The brilliant Simon Sinek did a TED talk that I love titled “How great leaders inspire action“. The essence…

TALKING SALES 139: “Sales coaching for behavioural change” – John Dougan

TALKING SALES 139: “Sales coaching for behavioural change” – John Dougan

“Coaching for behavioural change provides a better return than skills coaching” – an interview by John Smibert.   I recently…

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….

5 Explosive Statistics That Change B2B Selling Forever !

5 Explosive Statistics That Change B2B Selling Forever !

It is said that Mark Twain once famously quoted British Prime Minister Benjamin Disraeli who reportedly had said this: “There are three kinds…

TALKING SALES 106:	Sales Mistake 2 – “It’s all about me, me, me”

TALKING SALES 106: Sales Mistake 2 – “It’s all about me, me, me”

“Successful sales conversations are all about the customer’s business – not our product” – Interview by John Smibert   In this…

TALKING SALES 100: “Right Brain Selling”

TALKING SALES 100: “Right Brain Selling”

       “People analyse with their left brain and decide with their right”  – Discussion with  John Smibert.   How do…

TALKING SALES 98: “Avoiding the Jekyll and Hyde sales mindset”

TALKING SALES 98: “Avoiding the Jekyll and Hyde sales mindset”

        “How do we change our mindset to authentically focus on the customer” – interview by John Smibert.    …

TALKING SALES 88: “Three brain congruency for sales effectiveness”

TALKING SALES 88: “Three brain congruency for sales effectiveness”

                “Why is it vital that we develop a more customer aligned mindset?” –…

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