Have You Checked in with Your Customers? Although we are starting to see a few more trips and meetings, most clients are staying put. How are you checking in on your customers? Hopefully we haven’t forgotten how to use the phone. Although Zoom meetings can be quite effective, with Zoom fatigue ramping up, checking in […]
I’ve been helping businesses troubleshoot their sales training strategies for over two decades and here’s what I see with painful consistency in the marketplace today: the biggest impediment to success with ride-along coaching doesn’t rest with the sellers…it rests solely with the coach!
Business leaders today are not exempt from making mistakes. While we like to believe their judgment is getting better, certain behaviors make them vulnerable to err, such as mindset failures, delusions, mismanagement, and patterns of unsuccessful (or poor) behavior. Our wishful thinking, denial, and other forms of avoidance often prevent us from seeing their errors—or the mistakes we make.
Your ongoing success in sales hinges on your ability to continually convert new prospects into buyers. That’s why you must position yourself pre-emptively so you can sell like an incumbent…even when you’re not.
Diversity, Equity and Inclusion How does your organization approach diversity, equity, and inclusion? While many leaders believe they have taken adequate steps to correct or avoid inequalities in the workplace with policies, promotion, and training, all too often we hear about employees who experience some form of exclusion or inequity, including lack of promotion, outright […]
Given today’s challenging economy one proven way to do boost visibility is through public speaking. By speaking at various outlets – at conferences, seminars and virtual events – you can create exposure for your expertise and demonstrate thought leadership.
Karen Eber Davis and Gail Bower recommend nonprofit leaders adopt both a long view and a creative, solving-style leadership in response to pandemic challenges. Learn how the style empowers nonprofit leaders, like you, and builds resistance.