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“Pushy” Salesperson? Not Me

“Pushy” Salesperson? Not Me

What’s the word most people associate with salespeople. “Pushy.” Ouch! Persistence is part of being a salesperson. In fact, 80% of sales require five or more follow-ups. And there’s an obvious difference between consistently adding a bit of value...
The Customer Is Always Right .. Or Are They?

The Customer Is Always Right .. Or Are They?

Picture the scene…. You’re in a sales demo, the company CEO just arrived… late, apologises and immediately jumps into aggressive questioning. This is the biggest deal in your pipeline, you’ve been forecasting it for nine months, and, suddenly, it’s being threatened....
Our Guide To Sales Interview Questions

Our Guide To Sales Interview Questions

To build a strong sales organisation, it’s imperative to find people who can hit targets, handle rejection, and be persistent without turning aggressive. Sales isn’t an easy job to hire for, and the wrong person can keep your company from meeting important...
Do I Really Need A Business Coach?

Do I Really Need A Business Coach?

Running your own business can be a lonely exercise. As business owners we’re expected to have all the answers and to know what actions to take to keep our businesses on track. But the reality is very different… None of us have all the answers and we all face...
What Targets Should I Set  For My Sales Team?

What Targets Should I Set For My Sales Team?

What’s one thing virtually every business does, no matter their industry, target customer, or product or service? They set goals or targets. These goals may be company-wide or department-specific. Without them, it’d be difficult for employees to understand their...