You can lose everything in life – your house, money, relationships, etc. and you can still come back, as long as you have your word. Your WORD is your gold standard. It is the basis on how people judge as to whether or not they will take a chance on you. It will impact their … Continue reading Your Gold Standard is the Key to Your Success
On a Sunday during this seasons NFL playoffs, I went to a friend’s house to watch the Texans/Ravens Football Game. I had no intention of staying to watch my beloved Giants play the Green Bay Packers because of my friends negative approach to the game based on “reality”. My friend is a Giants fan also. … Continue reading The Myths of “Reality” and “Positive Thinking”
Want to get new Customers Fast? Try giving it away for free! Chris Anderson in his book FREE tells of the Jell-O Case Study. At the turn of the 20th century, Jell-O was considered the desert of the rich. The key ingredient for Jell-O is Gelatin, which comes from Collagen, a protein based substance found … Continue reading How To Get New Customers—Fast
People Always Make Time for Those Who Can Help Them In my Linked In Group- Lead, Sell or Get Out of the Way- Advice for CEO’s and Executives, someone started a conversation on what is the best way to reconnect with a past client who moved to a new situation.
Eli Manning yesterday showed the nation the real warrior he is with his performance in leading the NY Giants to the Super Bowl! He got pushed, pounded and slammed to the ground 20 times in the game! Several times he got up a little shaken. One picture showed him completely disheveled with his shoulder pads … Continue reading How Many Times do You Get Up to Succeed?
On a Sunday during this seasons NFL playoffs, I went to a friend’s house to watch the Texans/Ravens Football Game. I had no intention of staying to watch my beloved Giants play the Green Bay Packers because of my friends negative approach to the game based on “reality”.
1. Not every sale is a good sale. Make sure it is profitable and that you have cross-sold as many products and services as possible. It costs less to sell more to an existing client than to get a new client. 2. Stop creating unqualified proposals. Too much time is spent on creating proposals when … Continue reading Ron Karr’s Top 10 Tips for Increasing Sales in 2012
Today I received a voice mail message from a satisfied client returning my call to inform me his company has locked down all expenditures on outside consultants and that there won’t be anything to work on for the foreseeable future. We all know when there are budgetary pressures the first thing companies cut are the … Continue reading Myopic Thinking Limits Your Success
What if you could instantly get back a year of your life? That’s right. By making one little change in the way you operate you can literally get back a year of your life. Watch this video to see how: Let’s start a conversation. What are the common assumptions you make in life that prevent … Continue reading What If You Could Get Back a Year of Your Life…
Sears announced it is closing 79 stores (Sears and Kmart stores) due to poor financials of the company. The closing of these stores was not due to poor financials. It is due to bad management. Senior management spent money on every strategy except improving its customer service and sales process. Instead of creating great customer … Continue reading Success Starts with Sales and Service