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5 Hidden Ways Your Summer Vacation Pays Off for Your Business
Business Ideas

5 Hidden Ways Your Summer Vacation Pays Off for Your Business

Getting away can help you come back stronger than ever. Here's how to use time off to the fullest.
Jeffrey Hayzlett
4 Ways to Build Trust Quickly
Trust

4 Ways to Build Trust Quickly

Entrepreneurs don't have years or even months to build trust. To get sales quickly, they need to act quickly.
Dorie Clark
Ka-Ching: Making Money Online
Business Ideas

Ka-Ching: Making Money Online

With the online world taking over our lives, here is how entrepreneurs can cash in.
Joel Comm
The 5 Irrefutable Principles of Selling
Sales

The 5 Irrefutable Principles of Selling

The more you are willing to give, the less you will need to "sell.''
William Ballard
How to Psych Yourself Up to Make That Call
Sales

How to Psych Yourself Up to Make That Call

You can't sell without lifting that receiver, so it's time to embrace your discomfort and find your strength.
Jeff Shore
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It's Time to 'Untrain' Your Sales Force
Sales

It's Time to 'Untrain' Your Sales Force

If your sales team is still operating under tradition, they need to adapt to today's buyers.
Christopher Faust
If Your Cold Sales E-mail Didn't Get a Response, Make it Hot
Email Marketing

If Your Cold Sales E-mail Didn't Get a Response, Make it Hot

To keep your pitch out of the spam folder, get the email address of the person who can make use of what you are offering.
Kumail Hemani
When Setting Prices, Ignore Your Gut and Pay Attention to Big Data
Big Data

When Setting Prices, Ignore Your Gut and Pay Attention to Big Data

Big Data analysis gives sales reps the information, in real time, to adjust prices as needed to make that sale, to that customer.
Neil Lustig
The 3 Critical Elements to Selling Online Like a Pro
Sales Strategies

The 3 Critical Elements to Selling Online Like a Pro

There are three steps to selling anything. In this video, sales expert Perry Marshall explains.
Jason Fell
One Way to Turn Customers Into Raving Fans: Be Controversial
Branding

One Way to Turn Customers Into Raving Fans: Be Controversial

It's more powerful to be polarizing than it is to be neutral.
Jason Fell
7 Lessons to Rock Both the Stage and Sales
Sales

7 Lessons to Rock Both the Stage and Sales

Touring musician turned startup employee shares advice from his former life that applies to growing companies.
David Du Pré
Finding Customers Fast and the 80/20 Rule of Sales
Advertising Strategies

Finding Customers Fast and the 80/20 Rule of Sales

It's all about knowing where your best customers are and which tools you can use to find them, according to sales expert Perry Marshall.
Jason Fell
A Guide to Giving Sales Commissions
Ask the Money Guy

A Guide to Giving Sales Commissions

The amount of of commission depends on a host of factors, most notably the typical commission structure in your industry.
9 Steps to Get Your 'Social-Selling' Program Off the Ground
Marketing Edge

9 Steps to Get Your 'Social-Selling' Program Off the Ground

With platforms like Facebook, Twitter and Linked becoming a necessity for small-businesses owners, here is how entrepreneurs can implement a social-selling strategy.
Dan Newman