The Sales Mountain

The Sales Mountain

A client of mine, Deborah, came to me five years ago. Within the first two weeks of working with her, I discovered that she had a resistance to sales. Deborah had been in business at the time for 22 years, with a graphic design and web development company. She could...
Q & A With a Business Coach

Q & A With a Business Coach

“I’m a sole proprietor, so it is just me. I don’t have anything for sales. Is it worth trying to set up a program with someone who could do cold calls and create appointments, then I can follow up?” Absolutely! Roberta Lopez does my follow up...
You Probably Have a Resistance to Sales

You Probably Have a Resistance to Sales

We’re natural born salespeople as a human race. If you doubt me on that, think of a toddler. When you try to tell them you no, they don’t give up, they persist, push, and come up with all kinds of different angles to win you over. Let me give you some...
Get Your Foundation Nailed Down Now

Get Your Foundation Nailed Down Now

Last week I talked about the one-page business plan and why you have to have it. Today, I’m covering the rest of your business operations. Do you have the operational processes and systems in place to where you can go out to the market without drowning? Ask yourself...