If you made a list of the top 5 hated professions today, Sales would probably be on the list right behind Lawyer and Politician. I think that’s weird because there aren’t many careers as fulfilling or lucrative as one in sales, and even fewer with so much autonomy and transferrable experience. So why does sales feel like a dirty word? Because it’s deceptively hard to be successful in sales, and too many unscrupulous salespeople have given the profession a bad name. It’s time to undo that damage. Let’s reclaim the profession so we can be proud to say we’re in sales.
Each week we’ll feature interviews with successful sales professionals who have mastered the ability to balance their own needs with those of the company. Real people who have figured out how to meet their sales goals and still sleep soundly at night. People who have discovered how to do their job with honor, confidence, and integrity.
Check Out Some Recent Episodes:
We talk a lot about building trust with our prospects. Whether you're asking for a Million dollar contract, or 15 minutes to demo your product, what you're really asking is for your prospect to trust you. Trust that you won't waste their time, trust that you can...
A sales career will always be a stressful one. It doesn’t matter how good you get, you will always have some kind of pressure… and you should welcome it.
Mindset is everything. You can have the best training, habits, and opportunities in the world but without the correct mindset it will be difficult to consistently succeed.