26 09, 2017

Do People Skills Matter in the World of Logistics?

By | 2017-10-23T14:52:16+00:00 September 26th, 2017|Sales Tips, Technology, Webinars|Comments Off on Do People Skills Matter in the World of Logistics?

How you develop your sales team has a big impact on your logistics business.  Even as the industry is becoming more data driven than ever before and cutting-edge software is increasingly used to manage freight from start to finish, the development of your sales team is still important.  People skills do matter. According to Supply [...]

14 08, 2017

The Opposite of Cold Calling

By | 2017-09-26T15:49:25+00:00 August 14th, 2017|Sales Tips|Comments Off on The Opposite of Cold Calling

The opposite of cold calling may be the key to growing your sales. I talk to companies every week about their frustration with cold calling. It is a painful and inefficient way to get new sales, but for many the alternatives seem daunting and unattainable. Growing your sales without cold calling is challenging, but very [...]

7 08, 2017

21st Century Sales Skills

By | 2018-03-23T18:02:20+00:00 August 7th, 2017|Sales Tips, Webinars|Comments Off on 21st Century Sales Skills

How do you stand out in a crowded marketplace?  Have you ever been to place, maybe on a cruise or somewhere in China or the Middle East, where the marketplace is so crowded that you can’t decide what to purchase let alone from which stand?  Everyone seems to be selling the same scarf, T-shirt or [...]

8 05, 2017

Just Do It

By | 2017-09-26T15:50:11+00:00 May 8th, 2017|Sales Tips|Comments Off on Just Do It

Just do it is the Nike slogan that suggests that whatever it is we have to do, we should just get on with it. Oftentimes when we are doing sales work, we make the same mistakes or lose deals for similar reasons. We may even be aware of what we need to change and we [...]

8 05, 2017

Your Customers Buy Like You

By | 2018-02-21T15:20:10+00:00 May 8th, 2017|Sales Tips|Comments Off on Your Customers Buy Like You

Imagine you are making a big purchase, something that you need to think about a little bit – something like a house, car, vacation, or college. How will you make that decision? How would you conduct your research? Where will you find experts to help you make your decision? Where will you find the company [...]