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Growing Sales Team 6: Building A Team

So far in this short series about growing your sales team I have talked about whether or not you need to hire someone, should you consider an agency and the positive and negative traits you should look out for. Next I want to talk about ...
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Growing Sales Team 5: Red Flags When Hiring

So what sort of qualities should make a bad sales person? These are not necessarily easy to pick up in an interview but definitely worth looking out for... Emotional Any salesperson is going to get rejected A LOT. That’s bound to wear on their soul in some ...
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Growing Sales Team 4: Attributes

So what sort of qualities should you actually look for when it comes to recruiting a sales person? Here is my list in no particular order… Empathy Forgive me if you’re sick of me saying this after 20 weeks, but successful sales is all about concentrating on ...
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Growing Sales Team 1: Should You Hire?

Most people reading this did not start out working for themselves so as to become a sales person, but as I’ve often said if you don’t embrace selling you simply won’t last. At a certain point though many people whose primarily skill sets lie elsewhere ...
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Good Client Relations 16: Smaller Clients

Coming to the end of our topic about good client relations I wanted to do a quick summary of some of the positive and negative attributes of both bigger and smaller clients. Bigger Impact One of the main positives about working with those smaller clients and my ...