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How The Social Media Movement Has Changed The Face Of Selling

I have spoken many times on this blog about how the sales process has changed, and that the modern day buyer now makes their purchasing decisions in a completely different way to their predecessors. Modern day buyers are much more sales savvy than before, and are able to find out everything they need to know to help them make a…

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Sean McPheat Is Bringing Modern Day Selling To The ISMM This October

In no less than 6 weeks MTD Sales Training’s MD Sean McPheat will be returning to the stage at the Institute of Sales and Marketing Management’s (ISMM) Successful Selling Conference at the Ricoh Arena in Coventry on October 12th. Following on from the success of last year’s conference where Sean keynoted to over 1,000 sales professionals on his alternative sales…

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5 Top Tips For The Executive On LinkedIn

LinkedIn is THE professional platform to be involved with, and if you are not on it by now then you really are missing out. LinkedIn is full of opportunities for every executive, sales professional and business owner to generate leads for their business and engage with those all important decision makers  – but how do you ensure that your LinkedIn…

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All That Can Happen In One Internet Minute

I came across this brilliant infographic from Intel the other day and I just had to share it with you all. As you can see, some of the statistics in this image are staggering! For me, the following figures really jumped out at me: Over 100 new LinkedIn accounts are set up every minute 20 million photos are viewed on…

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How To Use Company Buzz To Prospect And Network On LinkedIn

As always, my focus in these Techy Tuesday blogs is to keep you update to date with the latest and greatest ways you can use social media and other internet based resources to prospect, network and engage with key decision makers online – and this week is no different! This week I have been doing some research into a new…

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Still Confused About Modern Day Selling? Watch Sean McPheat In Action At The ISMM

Sales 2.0 and modern day selling are hot topics right now, as more and more sales professionals and business owners are seeing the benefits of applying these concepts within their day-to-day sales processes. Social media and the internet have become big players in the business world, but few professionals really understand how to use these online tools to develop their…

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How Effective Is Your LinkedIn Teaser?

Your LinkedIn “teaser” is the short header section which appears at the top of your profile on the site, and includes your picture, name, profession, location, industry and most recent status update. It’s known as the “teaser” because it’s the only section of your LinkedIn profile which shows up when you appear in the platform’s search results and when you…

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Techy Tuesday – 6 Top Tips For Optimising Your LinkedIn Company Page

Techy Tuesdays takes the reins of the MTD Sales Blog once again this week as we steer you towards a brighter future in the online world. Last week I showed you some great uses of the LinkedIn Answers platform when looking to test your marketing strategies and generate ideas for new content, and this week I thought I’d give you…

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Sales Summit 2011 – Where Straight Talking, Bare-Knuckle Negotiating, Magic And Mystery Stole The Show

Hi all, It’s Louise here again, filling you in on the latest news from the MTD HQ. November has been a very busy month for Sean and the team as we held our first ever Sales Summit recently! MTD’s MD Sean McPheat has had many successful experiences keynoting at business events and conferences across the country, and he thought it…

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MTD Become Sole Distributor For eselling® Training In Europe

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Hello again fellow e-sellers, I have another (highly exciting) snippet for you from the MTD Watercooler. Are you ready for it? Well, it is my great pleasure to inform you that MTD are now the sole distributer of eselling® training in the entire of Europe – how fantastic is that! Over the past few months the success of MTD’s MD…

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