Tag Archives: commitment

Why I Can Never Trust Someone Who Says They Are Going To Give It 110%

I can never trust someone who says they are going to give it 110%.  You can only give 100% effort, there is no more.   Saying you can betrays a task is understood to be beyond someone’s capability; it almost … Continue reading

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How To Re-engage A Key Decision Influencer Who’s Gone Cold In Your Sales Presentation

I was speaking with one of my clients’ salespeople today about a project they’re working on. A final presentation/meeting had taken place and the salesperson was telling me he was confident it would be moving on to the order, yet … Continue reading

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How Dress Down Day Worked For Me

I had been working on breaking into a major competition account and had visited them a number of times when they introduced ‘dress down Fridays’.  This involved the usual formal attire of business suits and ties making way for smart … Continue reading

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Would You Like Fries With That?

We can spend enormous amounts of time selling something to somebody and leave money on the table by not cross-selling an applicable add-on. If you find you are guilty of the then need to take a leaf out of the … Continue reading

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What It Takes To Succeed In Selling – Part 5

Welcome back to our 6-part blog series focusing on what it takes to succeed in selling. By now, if you have been following the series you will already have taken action on the first 16 traits of successful people and … Continue reading

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