Conversations, tools and strategies to multiply your sales
When it comes to sales, you are the most important asset you have.
Let’s face it, sales is tough. You are going to get rejected. You’re going to be outside your comfort zone. You’re going to hit your goals, but then have to start from scratch. Month after month. Quarter after quarter. Year after year.
It’s a sisyphean task. And in order to succeed for the long term - you need to cultivate habits that will help.
In this episode of Sales Fiction, I highlight the top 3 habits that will help to show up healthy, happy, and ready to sell and serve your customers every single day.
Pay special attention to:
<2:50> Why you can’t rely on willpower to succeed
<8:30> How to pick and...
If there is one thing that makes a huge difference in sales - it’s the ability to find out what people care about and give it to them.
But it’s not as simple as just giving them what they want. It’s about showing up with an attitude of service, bringing solutions to bigger problems, and being willing to do what’s uncomfortable to help your customers.
In this episode of Sales Fiction, guest Jon Patterson, owner of JPI Insurance Solutions, who leads a team of 20, shares his wisdom including how the power of passion can propel you forward and serve your customers.
Pay special attention to:
<5:50> What sales is really about
<13:45> The most overlooked aspect of sales
If you’ve been following along the past few weeks, the focus of our videos has been on how to create and use a sales plan to grow your business.
Still not sure a sales plan is right for you? Here are 6 things to consider before we dive in:
Do you have the bandwidth to serve more customers?
If you are overwhelmed, and struggling to serve even your current customers effectively, creating a plan to get more customers probably shouldn't be your key priority for 2020!
This doesn’t mean you don’t take action to grow your client base, but focusing on customer delivery and scalability (ie. hiring new team...
In a recent post, I answered the question: Does your business need a sales plan?
(The answer is a resounding YES, by the way - and here’s why.)
I highly encourage you to check it out if you haven’t already, as the points that I share in that video will provide some pretty important context for what I plan to dive into today!
It will also as give you some insight into how to best use your time and resources so you can avoid burnout along the way.
If you are struggling to know how to plan in your business (or you’re just plain sick of seeing your plans flop) it’s possible you are missing a few simple pieces to the puzzle.
Ready to set yourself up for success?
Tune into today’s...