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Can Sales Training Fix a Poor Sales Person?

Monday, February 18, 2019

Peter Drucker, the legendary management thinker, is reported to have said: “Most sales training is a complete waste of time and money because, at times,…

You Educate Children. You Train Pets.

Friday, February 15, 2019

You educate your children. You train your pets.   However, we do the opposite with sales professionals. We train them without educating them.   Like…

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10 Books Every Seller Should Read

Thursday, February 14, 2019

There are literally hundreds of books that every sales professional should read. I’ve read a good many of them.   So, what’s special about these…

Keeping Sales Simple is Hard

Wednesday, February 13, 2019

The path to success in sales is simple.   Be human. Ask great questions. Listen slowly. Deliver value at every opportunity.   But, the challenge…

Lies, Damned Lies and Statistics

Tuesday, February 12, 2019

“There are three kinds of lies: lies, damned lies, and statistics,” Mark Twain famously said.   Everything we read, hear and see bombards us with…