Heavy Hitter Sales Blog: Back 2 School? Why Universities Don't.

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Sales Strategy Ideas from the Presidential Campaign » August 19, 2008. For example, the columns on a balance sheet must add up and offset each other. Posted by: Top Sales Blog | August 20, 2008 at 05:33 AM. » Heavy Hitter Sales Blog. Recent Posts. A Salespersons Most Important Competitive Weapon. Closing Techniques Using Sales Linguistics. Top 7 Critical Sales Trends for 2012. Why Year End Deals Dont Close: THE CESSPOOL!

Heavy Hitter Sales Blog: Sales Strategy Ideas from the Presidential.

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Sales Kickoff Agenda: The Most Important Sales Meeting Agenda of the Year » September 02, 2008. In painstaking detail, Hart described the superiority of the indirect strategy over the direct strategy using examples throughout the history of warfare. And, over the past several weeks we have witnessed great examples of both strategies in action on the Presidential campaign. Posted by: sex datng | September 26, 2008 at 08:22 AM. » Heavy Hitter Sales Blog.

Heavy Hitter Sales Blog: How Ronald Reagan Would Change Your.

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The 7 Sales Manager Styles » July 04, 2008. Some examples: "It has been said a baby-sitter is a teenager acting like a parent while the parent is out acting like a teenager." For example, lets take a look at how Reagan opened with a provocative cowcatcher and then hooked the audience with a story about baby seal hunts: "It sometimes seems that we can get more emotionally aroused over mistreatment of animals than we can if the victims are human.

Heavy Hitter Sales Blog: Five Presidents Club Meeting Ideas

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« 2008: Do You Want to Be a (Penta) Millionaire? » January 25, 2008. For example, a favorite topic that I like to present at Presidents Clubs is neurolinguistics (the study of how the mind processes and interprets language) and the role that psychology plays during the customer’s decision-making process. Posted by: Colin Wilson | January 30, 2008 at 07:54 AM. » Heavy Hitter Sales Blog. Recent Posts. A Salespersons Most Important Competitive Weapon.

Heavy Hitter Sales Blog: Selling in a Recession: The Value of E-Mail

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Selling in a Recession: Avoid the Cesspool » November 24, 2008. For example, here’s an e-mail (mass-market campaign) targeted at the automobile industry.    For example, Toyota distributes thousands of unique messages and memorandums to its worldwide dealer distribution channel on a daily basis. For example, the other day I had a conference call with a vice president of sales for a software company whom I had never met. Heavy Hitter Sales Blog.

Heavy Hitter Sales Blog: Five Annual Sales Meeting Ideas for the.

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Motivational Sales Quotes to Win the Q4 War » September 12, 2008. For example, one meeting I participated in required everyone to wear ridiculous costumes as part of the “mandatory” team building event. Posted by: Dr. Jim Anderson | October 01, 2008 at 02:01 PM. » Heavy Hitter Sales Blog. Recent Posts. A Salespersons Most Important Competitive Weapon. Closing Techniques Using Sales Linguistics. Top 7 Critical Sales Trends for 2012.

Those Who Measure, Measure Rubbish

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Here we have only room to illustrate the use with an example. is the translation of a play on words in German: “Wer misst, misst Mist”. Physicist use it to remind themselves that not all what they measure can be taken as hard facts. Sales managers might want to adhere to this caution as well.

A Friendly Reminder: Salespeople are Knowledge Workers?

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Activity Management as an example is one of the core elements of CRM systems and it plays into the hands of those who believe that you can only manage what you can measure.

Ask 'why' Five Times

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Here is an example how it could be used to find out whether there is an opportunity and if it is real and worth while winning. Is the method Taiichi Ohno, the pioneer of Toyota's production systems recommended to get to the root cause of a problem.

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How Good Managers Can Hold Employees Accountable

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Date: Oct 2nd, 2008. Could it be, for example, that there’s peer pressure from co-workers, fearing the new hire is making them look bad? More Free Stuff | Email Us | Get Started Now! Sales Training & Management Workshops | 302-478-4443. About Us. The Company. Our Training Approach. Paul Cherry. Patrick Connor News & Events. Corporate Sales Training. Overview. The SalesBridge™ Training Options. → On-Site Sales Training. → One-on-One Sales Coaching.

Surprising Numbers?

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The European edition of “Fortune” magazine of September 29 2008 devotes a whole section to the art of selling. For example, did you know that there are about 16 million Americans working in Sales? When it comes to the confidence of reaching quota for 2008, 58% are either completely or mostly confident that they will make their numbers.

Make the Best of the Interview Process

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There are many ways to make the candidate feel welcome, for example: Start the interview on time. I joined The Brooks Group just over a month ago and I thought it would be apropos to offer some tips or reminders on hiring and potentially bringing on a new associate. Pre employment: 1. The 80/20 rule should apply when it comes to who is doing the talking. Try and ask open-ended questions to ensure the candidate does most of the talking.

Prospecting Tips: Direct Value Statement

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Here's an example: "My name is Will Brooks, with The Brooks Group. Can't it be hard to get appointments with prospects? We've all had the experience of leaving phone messages, or networking at events, for prospects we are fairly sure are good ones. I can't give you the magic tool that will make every prospect call back - or accept your next call - but I can make a suggestion that will improve your odds significantly. When you call a prospect, what goes through his or her mind? Who are you?

5 Ways to Become An Extraordinary Manager and Leader

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In the December 2008 edition of Vitality Magazine, Leonard Sandler, managerial consultant and president of Sandler Associates and author of Becoming an Extraordinary Manager: The 5 Essentials for Success (AMACOM, 2007), shared with Polly Turner his advice on how to become a truly exceptional manager and leader. Take an interest in your new team members, for example: “Sally, I heard you’re the one who implemented the Alpha Project.”

The Pipeline ? Contest ? Enter To Win!

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STOP Letting Customers Control Sales Negotiations | Sales.

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Before you doubt me and stop reading, let me give you a couple of examples. The questions or comments your customer states might not be one of the examples above, but the objective is the same — they want you to cave. December 2008. November 2008. October 2008. September 2008. August 2008. July 2008. June 2008. May 2008. April 2008. March 2008. February 2008. January 2008. About.

Sales Amateur or Sales Professional? What are You? | Sales.

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Example — “Are you happy with your current vendor…” Phase 3: Manipulative Questions (Sales Amateur). Example — “If we can save you time, you would be interested, wouldn’t you?” Example — “How long have you been thinking of doing this?” Example: “ _ (prospect’s name) when you last reviewed your need for _(your service/goods), what did you find?” December 2008. November 2008.

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Sales Motivation: Customers Will Always Pay More For Confidence.

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An example I like to use in training programs is comparing two similar items — one being offered on eBay and the other by a store you’ve been buying from for years. I like to share this example as a way of getting salespeople to realize the importance they play in the sale process. December 2008. November 2008. October 2008. September 2008. August 2008. July 2008. June 2008. May 2008. April 2008. March 2008.

B2B Phone Sales Cold-Calling: It Still Works! | Sales Motivation and.

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The reason I share these two examples is simple: The time periods you select to use to make cold-calls may very well consist of nothing more than 45-minute or one-hour windows on a daily basis. December 2008. November 2008. October 2008. September 2008. August 2008. July 2008. June 2008. May 2008. April 2008. March 2008. February 2008. January 2008. About. FREE Resources. Hire Mark. Client List.

You Help People. Does that Sound Better Than "Salesperson.

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EXAMPLES: “I help people gain more free time to do the things they really want to do.” December 2008. November 2008. October 2008. September 2008. August 2008. July 2008. June 2008. May 2008. April 2008. March 2008. February 2008. January 2008. About. FREE Resources. Hire Mark. Client List. Testimonials. Client Login. Mark Hunter. Client List. Testimonials. Speaking.

The Pipeline ? Get Your Veteran Salespeople to Take Baby Steps

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The Pipeline ? How To Stretch Your Value to the Max! ? Sales.

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Voicemail as a Prospecting Strategy? YES! | Sales Motivation and.

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An example might be to share a short sentence about a change in legislation that would impact the prospect. Another example is letting them know about new economic numbers impacting their area. December 2008. November 2008. October 2008. September 2008. August 2008. July 2008. June 2008. May 2008. April 2008. March 2008. February 2008. January 2008. About. FREE Resources. Hire Mark. Client List.

The Pipeline ? ?But we're not IBM?

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5 Deadly Sins People Make When Networking | Sales Motivation.

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I saw an example of this recently at and event with nearly 100 people. December 2008. November 2008. October 2008. September 2008. August 2008. July 2008. June 2008. May 2008. April 2008. March 2008. February 2008. January 2008. About. FREE Resources. Hire Mark. Client List. Testimonials. Client Login. Mark Hunter. Client List. Testimonials. Speaking. Mark’s Insights on SALES MOTIVATION.

Are You Hanging Around with Pond Scum? | Sales Motivation and.

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Let me share with you an example. December 2008. November 2008. October 2008. September 2008. August 2008. July 2008. June 2008. May 2008. April 2008. March 2008. February 2008. January 2008. About. FREE Resources. Hire Mark. Client List. Testimonials. Client Login. Mark Hunter. Client List. Testimonials. Speaking. Mark’s Insights on SALES MOTIVATION. Mark’s Insights on PRICING.

The Pipeline ? Beware The Mixed Message ? Sales eXchange ? 138

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The Pipeline ? Mine the Gap!

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December 2008. November 2008. October 2008. September 2008. August 2008. July 2008. June 2008. May 2008. April 2008. March 2008. February 2008. January 2008. Let me give you an example from my world.

12 More Ways to Build the Strongest Client Relationships | Sales.

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Examples include: in-person, telephone, voice mail, text messaging, email, etc. December 2008. November 2008. October 2008. September 2008. August 2008. July 2008. June 2008. May 2008. April 2008. March 2008. February 2008. January 2008. About. FREE Resources. Hire Mark. Client List. Testimonials. Client Login. Mark Hunter. Client List. Testimonials. Speaking. Mark’s Insights on SALES MOTIVATION.

Walk the Flight Line: Get Dirty With Your Troops | Sales Motivation.

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Here are a few examples: Take one person out to lunch each week from a department other than your own. December 2008. November 2008. October 2008. September 2008. August 2008. July 2008. June 2008. May 2008. April 2008. March 2008. February 2008. January 2008. About. FREE Resources. Hire Mark. Client List. Testimonials. Client Login. Mark Hunter. Client List. Testimonials. Speaking.

The Pipeline ? 3 Lead Generation Myths That Will Clog Your Sales.

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The Pipeline ? Reports of the Death of the Salesperson Are Greatly.

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The Pipeline ? Put Price in its Place

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Who is Your Lexus? | Sales Motivation and Sales Training

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The company I use most often as an example in my speeches is hands-down alone at the top… Lexus of Omaha. December 2008. November 2008. October 2008. September 2008. August 2008. July 2008. June 2008. May 2008. April 2008. March 2008. February 2008. January 2008. About. FREE Resources. Hire Mark. Client List. Testimonials. Client Login. Mark Hunter. Client List. Testimonials. Speaking.

The Power of the"Ultra-Price Package" | Sales Motivation and Sales.

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For example, they may place a luxury purse on the middle of a display, and then surround it with lower-priced purses. December 2008. November 2008. October 2008. September 2008. August 2008. July 2008. June 2008. May 2008. April 2008. March 2008. February 2008. January 2008. About. FREE Resources. Hire Mark. Client List. Testimonials. Client Login. Mark Hunter. Client List. Testimonials. Speaking.

The Pipeline ? The REAL Problem with Sales Training

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The Pipeline ? The Upside of Being Measured ? Sales eXchange ? 97

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Facts Vs. Reality

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Another example of this intellectual masturbation, is when they cite facts that have been around for ages, as proof of change. One example this person used was the fact that that over 80% of the companies that made up the Fortune 500 are no longer there.

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The Pipeline ? 25% Increase in Sales Training ROI ? Sales.

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A Sales Leader’s Blueprint for 2014

Sales Benchmark Index

An Example— The visual is an example of the Sales Strategy Blueprint. An Example. Sales Process—Steve’s was using a sales process from 2008. Review it with this example. Your Sales Strategy. It is one thing to have a sales strategy.