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How the ALS Association Can Keep Its Momentum Going

How the ALS Association Can Keep Its Momentum Going

The non-profit, along with businesses, can utilize three secrets of customer-relationship management software to effectively follow up on leads.
How to Make the 'Just Following Up' Email Less Dreadful

How to Make the 'Just Following Up' Email Less Dreadful

Most sales and business professionals have had the experience of placing a sales call or email pitch and hearing nothing back. Here are some tricks to crafting the perfect 'follow-up' email.
The Key to Converting Online Sales Leads: Speed

The Key to Converting Online Sales Leads: Speed

Sales are the lifeblood of any business. When you get a lead, act fast to convert him or her into a paying customer.
9 Sales Lessons For Entrepreneurs From a Baseball Pro

9 Sales Lessons For Entrepreneurs From a Baseball Pro

Former Red Sox player shares what his baseball career can teach entrepreneurs about sales.
Turn Prospects Into Customers With These 8 Tips

Turn Prospects Into Customers With These 8 Tips

Your website won't always hook potential clients. Sometimes, you'll need to jump in to assist and get them to bite.
Your Survival Depends on Following Up on Internet Leads -- Fast

Your Survival Depends on Following Up on Internet Leads -- Fast

There is a massive problem of companies not pursuing customer inquiries right away, which is a huge opportunity for you.
5 Tips on Assigning Ownership to Key Sales Accounts

5 Tips on Assigning Ownership to Key Sales Accounts

More often than not, multiple salespeople sell different product lines into an account deemed critical. When the question of account ownership surfaces, here is how to handle it.
 10 Secrets to Building Trust and Credibility With Your Customers

10 Secrets to Building Trust and Credibility With Your Customers

Salespeople often get a bad rap. Don't be that person, Here are a few pointers on how to build a long-lasting relationship with clients.
Maximize the Impact of Handwritten Notes With These 6 Tips

Maximize the Impact of Handwritten Notes With These 6 Tips

Want to make an impression and differentiate yourself and your company? Do it in writing.
The 80/20 Rule and How to Supercharge Your Sales and Marketing

The 80/20 Rule and How to Supercharge Your Sales and Marketing

In this Google Hangout we chat with sales expert Perry Marshall on how entrepreneurs can focus on the right customers and, in turn, increase their revenues.
4 Ways Managers Mess Up Sales Contests

4 Ways Managers Mess Up Sales Contests

Sales contests are supposed to provide motivation for employees to increase sales, customers and profits. But if done incorrectly, they can do more harm than good.
3 Questions, 1 Answer -- How to Grow Sales Through Social Media

3 Questions, 1 Answer -- How to Grow Sales Through Social Media

Social media is a boon for engaging new customers and keeping current ones happy, but only after a company has considered three fundamental questions.
With Social Media, Fakes Are a Real Problem for Your Business

With Social Media, Fakes Are a Real Problem for Your Business

For a relatively inexpensive price, a click farm will rapidly boost the number of a company's followers. But phantom profiles don't translate into customer engagement.
The New Approach to Get Customers Banging on Your Door

The New Approach to Get Customers Banging on Your Door

HubSpot co-founder Brian Halligan explains why he started his company and how to market in the digital age
Turn Your Website Into a Lead-Generating Machine

Turn Your Website Into a Lead-Generating Machine

Whether you embed calls to action or simply better communication devices, make it easy for visitors to contact your business.
Do Your Marketing Messages Target the Right Personas?

Do Your Marketing Messages Target the Right Personas?

Reach out to the hearts, minds and wallets of your audience by approaching prospects and buyers appropriately with just the right touch.
How You Can Sell Like a Pro and Close More Deals

How You Can Sell Like a Pro and Close More Deals

Sales expert Grant Cardone on how business owners can erase uncertainty and make the big sale.
Do You Really Need to Be an Extrovert to Be a Super Salesperson?

Do You Really Need to Be an Extrovert to Be a Super Salesperson?

Some say you need an outgoing personality to get great sales results. Here, sales expert Grant Cardone says introverts can be just as good.
Don't Wait for Perfection: Why You Need to Start Selling Immediately

Don't Wait for Perfection: Why You Need to Start Selling Immediately

Sales expert Grant Cardone on the key to building a sales operation from the ground up -- fast.
Revenue Isn't the Only Sales Metric You Should Worry About, Here Are 7 More.

Revenue Isn't the Only Sales Metric You Should Worry About, Here Are 7 More.

While entrepreneurs may be only concerned about their bottom line, here are seven other key performance indicators that your sales team should be looking at.
Google Hangout: Secrets to Becoming a Sales Powerhouse

Google Hangout: Secrets to Becoming a Sales Powerhouse

Entrepreneur, sales expert and best-selling author Grant Cardone shares his insider tips for how you can stand out from the crowd and boost your revenues.
5 Ways to Stop Your Sales-Pitch Email From Getting Trashed

5 Ways to Stop Your Sales-Pitch Email From Getting Trashed

Getting a prospect to read an email from a salesperson can be tricky. Here are a few tips on getting people to open your email, pay attention to the message and act.
Getting the Sale Without Being a Sleazeball

Getting the Sale Without Being a Sleazeball

Sales representatives often get a bad rap for being too pushy and overbearing, but it doesn't have to be that way. Here are four ways to close a sale and not be a sleazeball.
6 Secrets to a Successful Sales Meeting

6 Secrets to a Successful Sales Meeting

You owe it to yourself and your team to run sales meetings they will be productive and engaging. Here are six ways to spice up the agenda.
The Secret to Closing More Sales: Talk Less

The Secret to Closing More Sales: Talk Less

Most sales people do way too much talking. Here are seven ways to talk less and get more from customers.

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