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Your Value Soars When You Separate From the Herd
Competition

Your Value Soars When You Separate From the Herd

My coaching mentor wore a loud, argyle green blazer that drew people to him. What's your version of the blazer?
John Brubaker
A 4-Step Plan for Customer Follow Up
Sales

A 4-Step Plan for Customer Follow Up

When the answer is "no," rephrase the question.
William Ballard
How to Engage Your Email Subscribers From the Moment They Sign Up (Infographic)
Infographics

How to Engage Your Email Subscribers From the Moment They Sign Up (Infographic)

First impressions are a one-shot deal. For email marketers, they only come once in an inbox. Here's how not to blow that all-important initial email contact with fresh subs.
Kim Lachance Shandrow
Starbucks Reports Increased Traffic and Sales Thanks to...Tea
Starbucks

Starbucks Reports Increased Traffic and Sales Thanks to...Tea

The coffee chain reported 7 percent sales growth thanks in part to the unlikely source.
Claire Zillman
When It Comes to Sales, the Phone Is Your Most Powerful Tool
Sales Strategies

When It Comes to Sales, the Phone Is Your Most Powerful Tool

Here are three simple, yet important tips on how to handle phone calls properly and help you increase your business immediately.
Grant Cardone
Close More Deals Faster Using This 5-Step Approach
Sales

Close More Deals Faster Using This 5-Step Approach

More sales generates more revenue and this leads to faster company growth.
Jonathan Long
Why the 'Why' of the Sale Matters More Than the 'What'
Sales

Why the 'Why' of the Sale Matters More Than the 'What'

Whether you're selling mattresses or any other product, think about why your customers are there.
Jeff Shore
6 Secrets to Sales Success Hidden in a Girl Scout Cookie
Sales Strategies

6 Secrets to Sales Success Hidden in a Girl Scout Cookie

Those little entrepreneurs have been on to something for decades. Apply these sweet lessons to your business.
Stacey Alcorn
Never Say These 7 Things in Sales
Sales Strategies

Never Say These 7 Things in Sales

These phrases will kill potential deals and limit your opportunities.
Grant Cardone
5 Signs You Need to Start Tracking Marketing ROI
Marketing

5 Signs You Need to Start Tracking Marketing ROI

The good news is that your marketing is likely making an impact. But you might not be measuring it as you should.
Tiffany Monhollon
The 4-Step Process for Building a Scalable Sales Machine
Sales Strategies

The 4-Step Process for Building a Scalable Sales Machine

Consider these steps when creating predictable and scalable revenue growth for your company.
Avoid the Dead Zone By Adopting 'Recruit Daily or Perish'
Sales

Avoid the Dead Zone By Adopting 'Recruit Daily or Perish'

Most of the time dead zones or lulls in our sales occur because of inactivity. If you're in a lull or not getting the results you want, you've got to double down.
John Brubaker
Stop Offending Buyers: Dangerous Words and Phrases to Avoid in Sales
Sales Strategies

Stop Offending Buyers: Dangerous Words and Phrases to Avoid in Sales

It pays to know what your sales spiel sounds like to the executives who will decide to purchase or pass on what you're selling.
Frank Visgatis
6 Things 'Better Call Saul' Can Teach You About Finding Customers
Television

6 Things 'Better Call Saul' Can Teach You About Finding Customers

AMC's new hit prequel series to 'Breaking Bad' already features many lessons on lead generation.
Gregg Schwartz