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Best Practices and Sales and Marketing Strategies to Help You Close Deals Faster

Best Practices and Sales and Marketing Strategies to Help You Close Deals Faster

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Best Practices and Sales and Marketing Strategies to Help You Close Deals Faster

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English


Episodes

Sales Acceleration through Connecting Technical and Business Value

10/5/2021
Today’s buyers are inundated with sales pitches coming at them from websites, peer reviews, social media, and email blasts. Is it any wonder they’re overloaded, overwhelmed, and tuned out? The fact is, product-centered pitching simply doesn’t cut it anymore. Buyers don’t want to hear about your product’s features―they want to hear about how it can solve their problems or help them reach their goals. This Asher Sales Sense Podcast - “Sales Acceleration through Connecting Technical and...

Duration:00:27:56

The Continuing Lack of Women in Corporate and Sales Leadership Positions

9/14/2021
Where are all the women in key business and sales positions? They’re half of the workforce and are earning more bachelor's and master’s degrees than men, but despite decades of seeming progress, only 5.5% of CEOs are women in the 3,000 largest U.S. companies. And women represent only 33% of top business leadership positions overall. Companies say that advancing women is a top priority, but … This Asher Sales Sense Podcast - “The Continuing Lack of Women in Corporate and Sales Leadership...

Duration:00:31:14

Bringing Your Sales Team Back to the Office

8/30/2021
It’s the end of summer. The vacations are ending and kids are returning to school. Your company’s senior leadership just announced you should begin bringing your sales team back to the office (because they need to get back to work). You have to get going now, but you don’t know how to start. Wouldn’t it be great to hear some useful tips from an expert sales leader who’s doing that with his company right now? This Asher Sales Sense Podcast - “Bringing Your Sales Team Back to the Office”...

Duration:00:26:38

The Power of Sleep for Business and Sales Leaders

8/17/2021
You’re a busy business professional and know you aren’t getting enough sleep. You have limited time and too much on your mind and think you can sleep when you retire. But what if you were able to get more sleep, be more successful in your job, and have a much better chance at retiring early? There are techniques that can help you get the best sleep out of the time you have. This Asher Sales Sense Podcast - “The Power of Sleep for Business and Sales Leaders” - features host John Asher with...

Duration:00:24:29

Top Sales Strategies for Realtors and Contractors

8/3/2021
The real estate market has hotted up and there likely are more realtors than properties for sale. If you’re a realtor, how can you differentiate yourself from the rest of the pack? If you’re a construction contractor, how can you convince buyers to choose value over price? And when you combine the two professions can you generate more sales? This Asher Sales Sense Podcast - “Top Sales Strategies for Realtors and Contractors” - features host John Asher with guest Bill Reiman, Vice...

Duration:00:29:16

Grow Your Profits with Powerful and Engaging Video Content

7/12/2021
Video marketing is usually associated with getting someone’s attention. But what if it’s in the wrong way? What if you took the lens of marketing and focused on prospects in their cultural context during their customer journey? The next Asher Sales Sense Podcast—“ Grow Your Profits with Powerful and Engaging Video Content” features host Kyla O’Connell with guest Leo Napper, CEO and Producer at Vicar Studios, creating entertaining and informative media that turning viewers into customers....

Duration:00:25:23

Employing Digital Marketing Tools to Evaluate Competitors

6/28/2021
It has long been known that digital marketing tools can help you boost your company’s presence online and attract more business. But did you know you could use many of the same ones to evaluate your competitors? In a previous Asher Sales Sense Podcast, John Asher and John Edwards discussed “The Five Ways Elite B2B Competitors Are Beating You Online.” Now they’ve returned to talk about using marketing tools to help you gain competitive advantage. This Asher Sales Sense Podcast – “Employing...

Duration:00:26:14

I'm in Sales? How I Learned to Love that Sales Thing

6/15/2021
Who am I? Where am I? How did I get here? If you’re in sales, you’ve probably asked yourself those questions at one time or another. Most kids when asked what they want to be when they grow up don’t respond with, “I want to be in sales!” And yet, it is one of the most challenging and rewarding professions where you can take control of your destiny - and have fun along the way. The next Asher Sales Sense Podcast - “I’m in Sales? How I Learned to Love that Sales Thing” - features host...

Duration:00:23:58

Post-Pandemic Cold Calling

6/1/2021
One thing that stayed consistent during the past year is cold calling. It still works. Surprised? You shouldn’t be. It worked before the pandemic and during the pandemic. Have you noticed that a phone call can sometimes be better than a virtual meeting with video? There are fewer distractions and more focused communication. It’s why podcasts can be more compelling than videos. Properly done, cold calling brings in sales. This Asher Sales Sense Podcast – “Post-Pandemic Cold Calling”...

Duration:00:24:11

The Secret to How Productive Workdays Work

5/19/2021
Are you continuously stressed out about having too much to do and too little time? Are you tired of forgetting follow-ups with prospects or missing opportunities with existing clients? Does the pace of progress feel a bit like you’re slogging through molasses? The next Asher Sales Sense Podcast—“The Secret to How Productive Workdays Work”—features host Kyla O’Connell with guest Leslie Shreve, workload management and productivity expert, and the Founder and CEO of Productive Day®. Leslie has...

Duration:00:25:43

Fit for Success - Lessons on Achievement and Leading Your Best Life

5/3/2021
Have you ever wondered what successful people have in common? And why some seem to thrive in the face of challenges? Are they exceptions or can others of us also develop the same kinds of habits to succeed in sales or any other endeavor? This Asher Sales Sense Podcast – “Fit for Success - Lessons on Achievement and Leading Your Best Life” - features host John Asher with guest Nick Shaw, co-founder of Renaissance Periodization (RP), a multi-million-dollar health and fitness company that...

Duration:00:25:36

The Surprising Gift of Doubt

4/12/2021
You’re a high-performing leader. It’s time to shed the doubt. You’ve hit milestone after milestone in your career. You’ve achieved stellar highs. People look to you for direction as a model of success. So where is all this doubt and insecurity about how to lead coming from? And is it even possible to shake these feelings of uncertainty? How can you conquer your imposter syndrome and harness these uncomfortable feelings to develop leadership mastery? Could that inner doubt you’re wrestling...

Duration:00:24:11

Audience Driven, Authentic Presentations

3/29/2021
Your sales team is pretty good at sales and marketing presentations. Pitches go well and the majority of your sales opportunities are won. Customers are happy. The company is making money. Salespeople are getting bonuses. Everything’s good, right? But what if you could increase your win rate by 10% or 20%? And what would that mean if you could do it without throwing more people, time, and money at your sales process? You can significantly increase your top line if in your presentations you...

Duration:00:27:02

How Great Leaders Create Organizations Their People Never Want to Leave

3/16/2021
As a business or sales leader, you’re beginning to see things turn for the better. There’s hope that the economy will rebound and sales will take off. You’ve pushed your young team to keep the company afloat and they responded and kept their jobs. Now all you have to do is sit back and watch the orders come in. But what if the Millennials on your sales team are tired of being pushed around? And you don’t know that? When business picks up, will your team take you to new performance levels -...

Duration:00:27:49

Building Your Scalable and Repeatable Sales Process

3/2/2021
Remember at the beginning of 2020 when you were challenged to find enough time for prospecting, identifying, focusing on, and closing buyers? And then you suddenly had more time than prospects? Market forecasts show the economy is gradually improving. Production and sales are picking up. Will you be ready to pivot to full-on “back to business” when the time comes? You will if you prepare now. It’s a great time to dust off your sales process and tune it up for recovery. This Asher Sales...

Duration:00:27:41

Connecting Personally Through Technology to Sell Authentically

2/15/2021
We are approaching a year spent selling in pandemic conditions. The virus has taken much from us and forced us to change the ways in which we live and work. In the beginning we thought we could muddle through for a few weeks. Those weeks stretched to months and months. But our initial fears have given way to resilience. We’ve found we can continue operations and sell to customers using technology platforms. But at what cost? Are the benefits of technology robbing us of closer contact in our...

Duration:00:23:12

Digital Selling: Four Ways Elite B2B Competitors Master the Market

2/1/2021
This is the third in a series of discussions between John Asher and John Edwards on digital capabilities and trends in sales and marketing. The first was “Digital Presence: The Five Ways Elite B2B Competitors are Beating You Online.” The second was “Digital Strategy: How Elite B2B Competitors Get It Right and How You Can, Too.” ----more---- This Asher Sales Sense Podcast – “Digital Selling: Four Ways Elite B2B Competitors Master the Market” - once again features host John Asher with guest...

Duration:00:25:23

Digital Strategy: How Elite B2B Competitors Get It Right and How You Can Too

1/18/2021
You might be in the majority if you think B2B digital strategies don’t work. And you’d be wrong. The reason is that it’s hard to get them right. Let’s say you already (1) have access to people who know what they’re doing in the digital realm and (2) your systems are driving leads to operationally functional sites. That’s good. You’re avoiding two common problems in this arena. But what about the biggest problem: failure to have a solid B2B digital strategy? ----more---- This Asher Sales...

Duration:00:23:46

The Five Ways Elite B2B Competitors Are Beating You Online

1/4/2021
Is your company’s digital presence competitive? You invest a lot for it, but are you getting the results you need or are you getting pushed around by the A players? Maybe it’s not the quantity of money you spend on digital presence that’s as important as the quality of the strategies and tactics you use. What if you could make a few key adjustments and quickly be more effective in attracting business? This Asher Sales Sense Podcast – “The Five Ways Elite B2B Competitors Are Beating You...

Duration:00:25:11

If You Can Have a Conversation, You Can Sell

12/13/2020
Is your lack of sales skills holding you back from getting that next promotion? You like your company and you want to be successful in it, but the idea of becoming an aggressive always-be-selling salesperson makes you cringe. Here’s some good news. It doesn’t have to be that way. You don’t need to fear selling anymore. With a new perspective and some helpful tips on conversations, you can become the kind of salesperson who customers trust and sales managers reward. This Asher Sales Sense...

Duration:00:24:48