Tag Archives: New Clients

The Grind Goes On And On

Business professionals love winning the big deal! It reinforces their individual branding as superior performers. Such exploits fuel the storytelling that drives their growing reputations and results in even more successful business. Revenue growth confirms individual progress toward a future … Continue reading

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Followers, Customers, Value – What’s First?

In a world with hundreds of channels and thousands of websites, how does anyone ever decide on any single entertainment option? Marketers endure the same dilemma in establishing communication with their marketplace. Marketing campaigns have innumerable options to connect with … Continue reading

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What Brand Stands Alone?

Why do jingles stay in customers’ heads for years? How do families ignore price or quality because of branding? So many questions, so many dollars relying on these answers. Brand loyalty can easily morph into cultural tradition. In some parts … Continue reading

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Grabbing Money or Building Value

Barnum’s American Museum entertained millions of young and old customers across America throughout the mid 1800’s with brand new attractions and freakish animals. P.T. Barnum, the outlandish owner, placed signs on specific doors that said, “This Way to the Egress”. … Continue reading

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Your Brand Said What?

During an overly animated marketing presentation with a sweat-dripping speaker, an interesting branding question surfaced: “When does your brand take a break?” The presenter stopped dead in his tracks. Took a deep breath and screamed, “NEVER”, before returning to attack … Continue reading

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You Had One Job! – Niche Development

A newborn baby enters the world, gets smacked on the bottom because it needs to start breathing immediately. New business ventures launch in an identical fashion. The newly birthed enterprise immediately demands revenue which only results from aggressive sales activity. … Continue reading

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Three Storytelling Tips to Get Others to Sell You

Great sales professionals know referrals are a powerful way to generate enormous sales results. Other successful sales professionals quickly point to the importance of storytelling. Recognizing that both approaches feature interpersonal relationships, exchanged value, and direct communication, their proven results … Continue reading

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