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The Problem With Information: the right time to pitch, gather, share, and advise
Monday, 14 Jan, 2019
The Problem With Information: the right time to pitch, gather, share, and advise

Information, used at the wrong time, or when used to influence or

Write Content That Facilitates Buying Decisions
Monday, 7 Jan, 2019
Write Content That Facilitates Buying Decisions

Because of your sophisticated tracking and targeting, you know who’s reading your content. But do you know why they’re reading it?

Questioning Questions
Monday, 17 Dec, 2018
Questioning Questions

Decades ago I had an idea that questions could be vehicles to facilitate change in addition to eliciting answers.

Sales is an Outdated Model
Monday, 10 Dec, 2018
Sales is an Outdated Model

Can you think of any business paradigms that have stayed the same over the past 100 years?

Winning the RFP business: a case study
Monday, 10 Dec, 2018
Winning the RFP business: a case study

Years ago I did a Buying Facilitation Method® program for a now-defunct group at KPMG. Before working with this team, they were using 2-4 people, spending between $500,000 and $1,000,000, and spending weeks creating large, glorious presentations to woo and wow the prospects read more . . .

Anatomy of a Lost Sale: Case Study
Monday, 19 Nov, 2018
Anatomy of a Lost Sale: Case Study

I’ve been writing a lot lately about how we lose sales and forego success because we enter and conduct conversations through our biases and assumptions.