Give Thanks

I love Thanksgiving. We get to focus on eating food (my favorite), watching football, spending time with family and friends, but most importantly, we all get to reflect on what we have to be thankful for this year. Family, friends, and health usually top the list and this year is no different. As we prepare for our Thanksgiving break, I… Read More

take tough negotiating tactics

Over the past year, I have noticed an increase in “scorched earth” negotiating tactics. These are tactics which move beyond “going kamikaze” that I talk about in Negotiating with Backbone. This new tactic indicates that the other party is going to angrily walk away from the deal and hurt each of the parties in doing so. Here’s what I have… Read More

Why You Need a Sales Team with Backbone

Posted 28 Jun, 2017 | Posted in: Newsletter | Tagged: ,
Reed HoldenWritten by Reed Holden

Okay, so managing a sales team can be tough. You have a sales team that is in the field doing all they can to hit their numbers and you’re at half-time. You’re asking, “Will we be where we need to be at the end of the year?” The question you should be asking is, “Do your sellers have a wishbone… Read More