Category Archives: Sales & Management Training

4 Proven Sales Techniques for Introverts

By: Levi King Raise your hand if you’re not a natural salesperson. You’re introverted. You’re deferential. Chatting with strangers is definitely not your favorite cup of tea; the idea of your livelihood hanging in the balance turns tea to mud in your mouth. I was once in your shoes. I grew my first business by cold calling prospective clients... Read More

4 Soft Skills CEOs Look for When Hiring the Best People

By Marcel Schwantes With content more readily available than ever before and the race toward AI gaining speed, hard skills such as “proficient in Microsoft Excel” and “bilingual” are taking a back seat to social and people skills — or “soft skills.” Tom Peters, legendary management thinker notes in his latest book, The Excellence Dividend, that “hard is soft. Soft is hard.”... Read More

Five Ways To Conduct Better Interviews With Skilled Workers

POST WRITTEN BY: Matt Doyle Careful interviews are important for any position. However, they’re most important when you’re dealing with positions that require rare or high-level skills. Here, the wrong choice is not only an inconvenience — it’s dangerous to your business’ stability. Specialized workers often work with expensive systems, resources and materials that can... Read More

Patience Is A Sales Virtue

Written By: Stu Schlackman  Having patience is giving the client their space, while at the same time being proactive to help them solve their issues. It’s not being aggressive, but assertive. It’s nearing the end of the fiscal year and you’re $50K away from making your annual sales budget, and yikes there’s only three weeks to... Read More

Here’s How To March Into The Interview With Total Confidence

By: Jack Kelly   Purchasing a new home, getting married, having a baby and both finding and starting a new job are reported to be the most anxiety-inducing events in a person’s life. I’ll leave the baby making and home buying to others, but I’d like to help you with the job part. If you are... Read More