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Whatever It Takes To Succeed!

I’m a competitive person.  I love winning and so I suppose a career in selling is something that befits my D.N.A. Don’t get me wrong though, I can take losing so long as I lose to someone better than me … Continue reading

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The Meaning of Our Crest – The Banner We Ride Into Modern Day Selling Battles With

Ever since I was a child I have been fascinated by heraldry; castles and coats of arms have always done it for me. As such when I decided to start my own business our logo was always going to have … Continue reading

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“Impossible is Nothing!”

According to numerous human behaviourists we are all told “No” and that we can’t do things far more than we are ever encouraged to believe that we can.  Whether the reason for the “No” is concern for our safety, denial … Continue reading

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Of Course I’m Gonna Win … I’m Rocky (freekin’) Balboa!

When I was growing up my father took me to the cinema to watch Rocky III. I sat mesmerised watching Rocky Balboa go from being world heavyweight champion, to learning that his fights as champion had been handpicked and then … Continue reading

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I Am One Of The Selling Greats – That’s Why I’m In The Selling Hall Of Fame!

Something I always advise salespeople to do is compile a list of their achievements in selling. On it should be the things they are proud of achieving in their selling careers; inevitably it will contain the biggest sales they have … Continue reading

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“A Hunting We Will Go … A Hunting We Will Go”

A hunting we will go! A hunting we will go! Oooh … errrmmm … I don’t know (where) A hunting we will go!   Hunting for additional business can often be daunting for salespeople. The thought of trying to get … Continue reading

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You Can Lead A Horse To Water … But You Can’t Make It Drink … Can You?

Sometimes you just hear stories that perfectly sum a situation up. One such story for me is the one involving Charlie, a behind target salesperson and his boss at Charlie’s annual review.  Discussing how the last twelve months have gone … Continue reading

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