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SOLD Issue#22 - Focus on Customers

Published by SoldLab

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What's inside April 2013:
  • Grow. Up. Get the Sales You Deserve and Earn More by Merit Gest - p.6
  • Selling with Stories – a Powerful Tool for Building Trust and Credibility by Ian Brodie - p.16
  • Mamas, Don’t Let Your Babies Grow Up to be Salespeople! by Andy Rudin - p.31
  • Moving from Good to Great Sales Presentations by Richard Ruff - p.36
  • Managing the Sales Negotiation Process by Michael Schatzki - p.51
  • What’s Your Customer Effort (Score)? by Annette Franz (Gleneicki) - p.58

                    Cover Stories: Negotiation Tips to Successfully Close More Sales
                    by Greg Williams and
                    There's No Need for Cheese if You've Done a Proper Job of Selling
                    by Sean McPheat

              This Month Contributors
              • Annette Franz (Gleneicki)

                Annette Franz (Gleneicki) is a Client Services executive who has run Services departments/teams for Allegiance, Medallia, CustomerSat, and BizRate/Shopzilla, all companies focused on improving both customer and employee experiences by utilizing their software tools to facilitate listening to and operationalizing the voice of the customer. More »

              • Joshua Paul

                Joshua Paul is the Director of Strategy at Socious, a leading provider of online customer community software to businesses and membership organizations. More »

              • Merit Gest

                Merit Gest is President & Founder of Merit-Based Development, a Denver based firm specializing in on-boarding top sales talent. More »

              • Shep Hyken

                Shep Hyken is a professional speaker and New York Times and Wall Street Journal bestselling business author More »

              • Phil Waknell

                Phil Waknell coaches speakers for TEDx events and other major conferences, and he mentors budding entrepreneurs. More »

              • Jill Harrington

                Jill Harrington masterfully shifts the way sales pros think and act, enabling them to drive stronger sales results faster in highly competitive markets More »

              • Matt Heinz

                Matt Heinz is a national speaker and author, and his most recent book is Successful Selling. He is President of Heinz Marketing Inc. More »

              • Michael Schatzki

                Michael Schatzki is a master negotiator who, for over 20 years, has provided negotiation training and coaching for thousands of people in the U.S. and globally. More »

              • Bruce King

                Bruce King is recognised internationally as a leading sales, marketing and personal growth strategist. More »

              • Stan Billue

                Stan Billue has taught more 6 and 7 figure a year Income earning Mega-Buck Sales Pros than any other Trainer. More »

              • Jeff Koser

                Jeff Koser has more than thirty years of experience in consulting, executive sales management, business strategy, and sales enablement. More »

              • Peter Temple

                Peter Temple has designed and written countless presentations and speeches and now helps executives use technology More »

              • Dan Waldschmidt

                Dan Waldschmidt is an international business strategist, speaker, author, and extreme athlete. More »

              • Michelle Mazur

                Michelle Mazur Speech Coach and Presentation Skills Trainer Dr. Michelle Mazur guides driven-to-succeed business professionals and independent business owners to ignite the smoldering fire within to speak up, speak out and make their impact – one compelling presentation at a time. More »

              • Richard Ruff

                Richard Ruff , for more than 30 years Richard Ruff has worked with the Fortune 1000 to craft sales training programs that make a difference. Working with market leaders Dick has learned that today’s great sales force significantly differs from yesterday. More »

              • Steven Watson

                Steven Watson has a highly diverse career background, ranging from freelance copywriting and small business entrepreneurship to executive-level management within government organizations. He holds a Ph.D. in Public Administration and Master of Counseling, and has professional certifications in resume and technical writing. More »

              • Andrea Nierenberg

                Andrea Nierenberg is a business development authority who demonstrates how to balance today's high-speed communications with the people skills More »

              • Andrew Rudin

                Andrew Rudin serves as Managing Principal of Outside Technologies, Inc., a firm specializing in social media and sales strategies for B2B companies More »

              • Maura Schreier-Fleming

                Maura Schreier-Fleming is an international speaker and sales consultant. More »

              • Jason Forrest

                Jason Forrest one of Training magazine's Top Young Trainers of 2012, Jason Forrest is an expert at creating high-performance sales cultures through complete training programs. More »

              • Gavin Ingham

                Gavin Ingham Make quantum leaps in your sales, deliver awesome presentations and set yourself on the road to success. More »

              • Ian Brodie

                Ian Brodie Marketing Coach: Straight talking advice for Consultants and Coaches to help them Attract Clients and Win More Business. More »

              Writing for SOLD Magazine is a great opportunity to share your experience with a large readership and gain experience and feedback about your writing. If you are a blogger or writer, this is a great way to build your professional portfolio and/or drive traffic to your website.


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