I never wanted to be in sales. I only entered the profession because I had an idea for a business.
When I got the message below from Daniel McLellan, I had to share it with you.
I was psyched. My goal? To set up a meeting with the SVP of Sales at a targeted software company.
How do you get a targeted account if all your previous attempts have failed? If you want to catch a big fish, perhaps the sports fishermen of New Zealand can give you some ideas.
It‘s time for more straight talk today on goal setting. So let me ask you this: What IS your quota this year? How about your revenue goal? I‘ll bet it hasn‘t gone down.
Let me ask you a question: What's the one thing you can do in the next 12 months that will dramatically impact sales?
A few years ago, shortly after launching my new website, I absentmindedly answered the phone when it rang. When the caller announced that he was from Southwest Airlines, I quickly snapped to attention.