No matter what business you’re in, you have to know how to tell your story in a compelling way if you want to grow. If you’re trying to tell someone what you do and the person you’re talking to seems disinterested or looks over your shoulder, you’re on the wrong track. (It happens, right?) You … [Read more...] about Your “WOW!” Stories Are Your Most Important Marketing Tool
If you’re going to a networking event, in most cases, you’re looking for new people to do business with. Avoid these ten common mistakes and you’ll be more likely to make meaningful connections with potential new customers. 1) Saying Too Much – Are you rambling on and on? Are you are making your … [Read more...] about The Top 10 Networking Mistakes You Might Be Making
Prospecting doesn’t have to be painful. In fact, it can be painless, but only if you know what NOT to do. For starters, here are six common prospecting mistakes to avoid if you want to amp up your sales numbers. #1 – Believing everyone is a prospect “Everyone” is not a target prospect. Not … [Read more...] about Six Prospecting Mistakes Everyone Makes
One bright sunny morning, long time customer Monica Smith walks into your branch. She conducts her transaction and chit-chats with your lobby staff, since she's known them for years. As Monica is about to leave she's asked, “Is there anything else we can help you with?” “No, nothing I can think … [Read more...] about Recapturing Missed Opportunities: What If Your Team Did THIS During Conversations with Your Customer Base?