Weekly Sales Thoughts

Don’t Ask That (Issue 553)

In which we are reminded not to ask the question, “What keeps you up at night?” Read more »

Entering Rapport (Issue 552)

In which we are reminded to “slide into the water” when we greet our clients and prospects rather than arriving in our meetings like a “cannonball.” Read more »

This Time, With Feeling (Issue 551)

In which we are reminded to reflect on the emotional side of business as well as the facts. Read more »

A Bet They Can Tolerate (Issue 550)

In which we are reminded to consider the disruption that accompanies change when clients buy our products or services. Read more »

What Might Be Different (Issue 549)

In which we are prompted to move with the flow, to the future, when a prospect puts us off. Read more »

Save Room for Dessert (Issue 548)

In which we are reminded, again, to maintain capacity for the accounts and clients that are most important. Read more »

It Should Have Been Easy (Issue 547)

In which we are reminded to plan ahead…and confirm…before our sales calls. Read more »

I’d Like to Think About It (Issue 546)

In which we are reminded to take some time…before we make a recommendation. Read more »

Gut Check (Issue 545)

In which we pause for a moment to consider whether we’re balancing well. Read more »

Just Enough Rope (Issue 544)

In which we are reminded to position and sell only what our clients are able to absorb and implement. Read more »