The Sales Gym Workout
Articles about how to be a better salesman through improved sales techniques
Your best bet for staying on top of your sales contacts is through a CRM - what do they do, and which one is right for you?
If you know me at all, I’m very cautious when it comes to using technology - it can be useful, but it also can distract from connecting authentically with your customer, or anyone you’re looking to build and maintain a relationship with.
Customer Relationship Management (CRM) is really...more
I have a few rules when I meet with a client or a prospect, and chief among them is that they make the same investment in paying attention to me as I am with paying attention to them. Some people are OK with simply asking to silence their cell phones. Me, I don’t even want the distraction of hearing it vibrate. So I ask people to literally turn. it. off.
As part of how I coach, I believe in honesty between myself and the person I’m...more
Yesterday I met with a sales prospect who sells over $50 million dollars a year of a specific product. It goes without saying that he is extremely wealthy.
However, after our meeting was over I concluded that he was the poorest man in the world... The only thing he has is money.
If you understand anything about what I teach in “Are You For Real?!” you know that I came to value being authentic and real in order to achieve the...more