Social Selling B2B

The poison that’s killing your sales

The poison that’s killing your sales

If you sell B2B it’s quite likely that you have a hidden infection that’s poisoning your new business sales – and…

Is Your Marketing Damaging Your Brand?

Is Your Marketing Damaging Your Brand?

Faberge eggs are unique. Because each one was individually crafted they are incredibly rare (only 57 of the original 65…

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 165:   “Social selling – the silver bullet that can kill your sales?”

TALKING SALES 165: “Social selling – the silver bullet that can kill your sales?”

“When it comes to prospecting use all the eggs in your basket“ –  Interview by John Smibert   Social and…

Why the sales person as a trusted adviser is a fairy tale

Why the sales person as a trusted adviser is a fairy tale

(This article was originally published in BRW and is now available on the Australian Financial Adviser web site here. It…

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 148: “Business strategy before social media strategy”

TALKING SALES 148: “Business strategy before social media strategy”

               “Let’s try social media – we’ll worry about strategy later!!!!” – Interview with John Smibert…

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 130: “Podcasting for salespeople! What’s the point?”

TALKING SALES 130: “Podcasting for salespeople! What’s the point?”

              “Podcasting is a great tool for improving sales productivity” – Interview with John Smibert…

Why your Business Case for CRM and MarTech is most probably WRONG !

Why your Business Case for CRM and MarTech is most probably WRONG !

“Half the Money I spend on Advertising is wasted. The Trouble is I don’t know which Half.” This famous line was…

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