Why You Cannot Afford Silos between Sales & Marketing

What Factors Make Sales People Successful? I recently shared a Linked In comment, and in my keynote presentations and workshops discuss, a large & intense formal commercial study of selling skills, that showed only two significantly important factors determine a sales person’s success… How hard salespeople work (calls, preparation, & face-to-face time in front ofContinue reading “Why You Cannot Afford Silos between Sales & Marketing”

10 Symptoms that show you have Imbalance in your Hierarchies of Marketing

Marketing isn’t right Not satisfactory? Marketing be doing more? Find out how to optimise your marketing here!

Facts about business that just might be the secret to success…

Better Sales from Marketing Business people share a lust for sales. Great sales! Extraordinary sales! Record-breaking sales. “How to get better sales” preoccupies them, drives them, absorbs them.  They pine for profitable sales, AND they crave sales that are as easy as possible. Business turned to academia… Economics couldn’t Economics couldn’t conjure up sales. AccountingContinue reading “Facts about business that just might be the secret to success…”

So many businesses could boom beyond all expectations…

So many businesses could boom beyond all expectations…… If ONLY they knew how much they don’t know, when it comes to ‘marketing’. So many still think that “marketing” is “promotion”. Others perceive it as simply ‘selling’. Dangerous CEO’s think marketing is just ‘fluff’. Companies that have leaders with this perception are ultimately doomed… proven infinitely,Continue reading “So many businesses could boom beyond all expectations…”

Frustration is viral

Frustration is a viral sentiment spreading throughout the global business community, “How do you find executive management who can truly achieve results, embrace cutting-edge methods and implement bold new ways to succeed?” Business success comes not by natural intuition, through costly mistakes, charismatic diplomacy or knowing the ‘right’ people. (This attitude has, and continues to,Continue reading “Frustration is viral”

What about the future?

Many businesses reach the height of their success just before they expire. Why? Under the operational umbrella, they they have learned rights and wrongs, developed an understanding for their strengths and weaknesses, developed quality networks, and streamlined efficiencies. Under the strategic umbrella, leadership and management are starved of skills. Ignorance, being blissful – until thingsContinue reading “What about the future?”