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Uncovering Needs With 1 Question, Price Only Prospect, & A Quote From Vince Lombardi

Episode 14 – Uncovering Needs With 1 Question, Price Only Prospect, & A Quote From Vince Lombardi This podcast includes: How to uncover your prospects needs with 1 simple question Dealing with a prospect that is only interested in the price A quote from Vince Lombardi

5 Steps To Effectively Follow-Up Prospects

Follow Up

What strikes me as strange and rather puzzling is a piece of research I read this week that said less than 10% of salespeople actually follow up a prospect more than once after they have sent a proposal. I had to read that twice before it sunk in. What causes it? Lack of time? No desire? Carelessness? Laziness? I don’t…

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How To Leave A Voice Mail That The Prospect Will Return

Man Using A Mobile Phone

How do you get prospects to return your calls? Of course, it seems impossible to get a return call from leaving a message on a cold call. However, sales people also have problems getting calls returned from warm calls, or referrals given by satisfied customers. So, what is it that you have to do in a voice mail to get…

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Habits Of Ineffective Salespeople, Don’t Talk About Your Products & A Quote From Jim Rohn

Episode 13 – Habits Of Ineffective Salespeople, Don’t Talk About Your Products & A Quote From Jim Rohn This podcast includes: The habits of highly ineffective salespeople Why you shouldn’t talk about your products A quote from Jim Rohn

3 Powerful Sales Coaching Tips

Office discusstion

You know the feeling. It seems that after all of the training, the teaching, the sales contests, rewards and prize money; still there are too many on your sales team who routinely turn in lacklustre performances and barley survive. Sales contests, incentive prize money and recognition will cost you a bundle, and if it does not provide a significant return…

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How To Turn Failure Into Success In Sales

Success Failure road sign

Let me say something that, on the face of it, may sound puzzling. You learn more when things are going badly than when they are going well. Go on, admit it…that’s an interesting statement (even if you don’t agree with it!) What I’m referring to is the fact that no-one goes through life being successful every time. The only way…

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Reasons Your Prospect Buys, Ways To Improve Your Listening & Simon Sinek on the Power of Why

Episode 12 – Reasons Your Prospect Buys, Ways To Improve Your Listening & Simon Sinek on the Power of Why This podcast includes: The only reasons your prospects buys 10 ways you can improve your listening skills Simon Sinek on the Power of Why

The 7 Habits Of Highly Ineffective Salespeople

Caution yellow tape line

Our brains are wonderful things, in that it always tries to find the best for us. We can justify every and any action we take simply by identifying some kind of gain for us or achievement we attain. When we are happy to carry out some tasks without even thinking about it, we call that a ‘habit’, i.e. something we…

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3 Ways To Become Indispensable To Your Customer

Customer Loyalty

When we ask buyers what makes them purchase from particular suppliers, the answers can range from great prices to great value to great people and many others. But some reasons always seem to float to the top of the list, and when you see them they appear common sense. Unfortunately, the sense needed for this isn’t that common. So, here…

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The Only 4 Reasons Your Prospect Will Buy

sign a contract

It’s really quite simple when you consider it: customers become customers if you solve a business problem or create an opportunity for them. That’s basically it, really. But so many salespeople think that just regurgitating a whole brochure-load of facts and information about their products or services will do this for the customer. Unfortunately, this makes the customer have to…

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