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Hosted by Kelly Riggs, BizLocker Radio is the show with compelling conversations and cutting edge business content you can use to improve your business performance TODAY! A tip of the cap to this podcast. It’s a grand slam for sure!” A phenomenal host.” “Hard-hitting and action-packed.” Kelly invites world-class thought leaders onto the show and uses his award-winning interviewing experience to create high-energy business conversations. The result? Riveting conversations and ideas you can use right now to improve your own business results. The show features phenomenal guests from the fields of leadership, sales, marketing, social media, and more. And don’t miss the “Xs and Os” segment with Miles Austin, the Web Tools Guy. Each week, he introduces yet another productivity tool that can take your business to the next level.

Hosted by Kelly Riggs, BizLocker Radio is the show with compelling conversations and cutting edge business content you can use to improve your business performance TODAY! A tip of the cap to this podcast. It’s a grand slam for sure!” A phenomenal host.” “Hard-hitting and action-packed.” Kelly invites world-class thought leaders onto the show and uses his award-winning interviewing experience to create high-energy business conversations. The result? Riveting conversations and ideas you can use right now to improve your own business results. The show features phenomenal guests from the fields of leadership, sales, marketing, social media, and more. And don’t miss the “Xs and Os” segment with Miles Austin, the Web Tools Guy. Each week, he introduces yet another productivity tool that can take your business to the next level.

Location:

Tempe, AZ

Description:

Hosted by Kelly Riggs, BizLocker Radio is the show with compelling conversations and cutting edge business content you can use to improve your business performance TODAY! A tip of the cap to this podcast. It’s a grand slam for sure!” A phenomenal host.” “Hard-hitting and action-packed.” Kelly invites world-class thought leaders onto the show and uses his award-winning interviewing experience to create high-energy business conversations. The result? Riveting conversations and ideas you can use right now to improve your own business results. The show features phenomenal guests from the fields of leadership, sales, marketing, social media, and more. And don’t miss the “Xs and Os” segment with Miles Austin, the Web Tools Guy. Each week, he introduces yet another productivity tool that can take your business to the next level.

Twitter:

@kellyriggs

Language:

English


Episodes

Cracking the Sales Code with Jason Jordan

1/25/2016
Jason Jordan is my guest in the LockerRoom this week. Jason is the co-author of “Cracking the Sales Management Code,” the first operating manual for sales managers. We’ll talk about sales, managing salespeople, and why some sale managers are far more effective than others. br Cracking the Sales Management Code is based on “groundbreaking research into how world-class companies measure and manage their sales forces.” It is described as a book that “reveals the gears and levers that actually...

Duration:00:58:38

Elements of Sales Success with Anthony Iannarino

1/18/2016
Anthony Iannarino is back on #BizLockerRadio to talk about sales success, and to introduce his brand new book, “17 Elements.” As founder and managing partner of two closely-held, family-owned businesses in the staffing industry, few sales trainers are more dynamic and more influential than Anthony – don’t miss this powerhouse interview! Anthony is a highly respected international speaker, author, entrepreneur, and sales leader specializing in the complex business-to-business sale. Anthony is...

Duration:00:57:30

Leadership in Crisis with Jeff Wolf

1/11/2016
This week on #BizLockerRadio, Jeff Wolf joins me to talk about his new book, “7 Disciplines of a Leader.” An executive business coach, speaker, management consultant, and former basketball coach, Jeff will also share his thoughts about the pitfalls of leadership in crisis. Jeff has co-written a book with leadership titans Steven Covey and Ken Blanchard. More than most, he has observed the evolution of our understanding of effective leadership over the past three decades. Don’t miss this...

Duration:00:56:19

Social Selling - Fact or Fiction? with Jack Kosakowski

1/4/2016
We start off a brand new year on BizLocker Radio with the social selling wild man, Jack Kosakowski. Jack is an unapologetic social selling advocate who tells it like it is to anyone who will listen. I intend to to discuss the good, the bad, and the ugly of social selling. What is fact? What is pure fiction? Tune in and find out! br Here is Jack on social selling: “Sales will always be difficult and time will never be on your side. This is where prioritizing time management on a variety of...

Duration:00:56:34

Create a Compelling Brand with Josh Miles

12/28/2015
Building a compelling brand is critical to your company's success, and it won't happen by accident. Join me on #BizLockerRadio this week as I welcome marketing guru (and Business LockerRoom coach), Josh Miles, to the show. A great brand speaks volumes about your company, says Josh Miles, who just happen to specialize in creating a compelling brand. His recent book, Bold Brand, covers the new rules of marketing, and you don't want to overlook Josh's twelve-month, twelve-post series of...

Duration:00:56:59

Sales Leadership 101 with Donald Hatter

12/21/2015
My guest in the LockerRoom this week is Donald Hatter, author of “10 Things Great Sales Leader Don’t Do!,” a bestseller in multiple categories on Amazon.com. As a sales veteran and successful entrepreneur, Don will provide critical insights into sales leadership and those things that often prevent salespeople from reaching their potential. Defining one's value proposition will be beneficial when selling a product or service, or selling yourself in an interview, or selling your ideas in...

Duration:00:55:59

The Death of Selling? with Dave Brock

12/14/2015
Dave Brock, one of the very first guests on #BizLockerRadio (Episode No. 5), is back to discuss the current state of B2B selling, and the recent suggestion that over 1 million B2B sales jobs will be eliminated by 2020. We will also talk about the impact of social media on selling and the ways in which companies must respond and adapt - or become irrelevant. Some social selling advocates have projected the loss of over 1 million B2B sales jobs by 2020, and while Dave is a supporter of social...

Duration:00:57:09

Sales Is Not Magic with Alice Heiman

12/7/2015
“Sales is not magic.” It is a process with defined steps, and Alice Heiman joins me on BizLocker Radio to talk about how you can more effectively communicate that process, drive revenue, and get your sales team on the same page! Alice spent the first 13 years of her career as a teacher, but later went to work for her parents, who just happened to be part of (then) Miller Heiman, Inc., a world-renowned sales training company. Once upon a time, the books Conceptual Selling and Strategic...

Duration:00:56:50

Encore: Creating High-Performance Sales Teams with Jim Keenan and Mike Weinberg

11/30/2015
In Week 3 of our 4-part series, #BizLockerRadio welcomes Jim Keenan and Mike Weinberg into the Business LockerRoom to talk about creating high-performance sales teams! Creating high-performance sales teams is every sales manager's dream, but few truly know how. These two sales superstars will weed out the non-essential items and get you moving in the right direction. Jim Keenan is CEO/President and Chief Antagonizer of A Sales Guy, Inc. Mike Weinberg is the author of New Sales. Simplified:...

Duration:00:57:25

Myths of Communication

11/23/2015
Steven Gaffney is back on #BizLockerRadio with more great tips and ideas about you can transform your communication – as a salesperson, as a manager, or as an employee. According to Steven, one of the first steps is to avoid some of the common communications “myths” that exist. Communication is hard in the best of times. Add a little stress and some bad assumptions, and and communication can fall off a cliff in a hurry. In the process of trying to correct some of the communication challenges...

Duration:00:58:18

The Science of Selling with Mark Roberge

11/16/2015
Mark Roberge is back in the LockerRoom to talk about the “science” of selling. Well known as the architect of Hubspot’s meteoric growth ($0 to $100 million in 8 years), most people are surprised to learn that Mark’s background is not in sales or marketing. He’s an engineer. Join BizLocker Radio this week to learn his secrets! brbr Mark’s best-selling book is entitled, “The Sales Acceleration Formula: Using Data, Technology, and Inbound Selling to go from 0$ to $100 Million (read my Amazon...

Duration:00:56:12

Master the Pitch with Oren Klaff

11/9/2015
I am really excited to have Oren Klaff back in the LockerRoom to talk more about his book, “Pitch Anything.” If you’re in sales – in any capacity – you are going to take away something that will make a difference in the way you present your product or service. Don’t miss this show!! Neuroeconomics? What? That’s right — neuroscience, psychology, and economics all play a critical role in your effectiveness in presenting your product or service. If you want to learn more about the psychology of...

Duration:00:57:02

The Marketing of the Future with Joe Pulizzi

11/2/2015
Joe Pulizzi joins me in the LockerRoom to talk about the “marketing of the future,” and to introduce his brand new book, “Content, Inc.” We will discuss the ins and outs and how-to’s of content marketing, and exactly how to use content to drive your business forward. Don’t miss it!! If you want to learn about content marketing, why not start with the guy who created the topic? Joe is the guy who coined the phrase “content marketing,” and his new book details how you can use it effectively in...

Duration:00:58:02

Simplifying Sales Management with Mike Weinberg

10/26/2015
My special guest on #BizLockerRadio this week is the incomparable Mike Weinberg. Mike joins me this week to talk about the crazy-good content in brand new book, “Sales Management. Simplified.” Trust me, if you manage salespeople you don’t want to miss this interview! Mike will advance your sales management career dramatically in this one conversation!! Well-known in the sales training world for his hard-hitting best-seller, “New Sales. Simplified.”, Mike is back with his familiar...

Duration:00:56:28

Sales Development 3.0 with Trish Bertuzzi

10/19/2015
This week Trish Bertuzzi joins me on BizLocker Radio to discuss “sales development,” which combines data analysis tools, email nurturing and phone prospecting teams, what Bertuzzi calls the marriage of “technology, process and people.” Cold calling is dead, Trish says. Tune in to find out why! “Sales development” is all about the front end of the sales process. “People have been using the term ‘sales development’ since the 1980s,” Trish says. “But only in the past four years or so has it...

Duration:00:57:02

High Profit Selling with Mark Hunter

10/12/2015
Mark Hunter joins me on BizLocker Radio this week to talk about his book, “High-Profit Selling.” Mark helps salespeople understand that their sales goal shouldn’t simply be to sell more, but to “sell more at a higher price.” If you’re serious about selling, don’t miss this episode! Mark not only consults with some of the biggest companies in the U.S., he spent 18 years in the sales and marketing divisions of three Fortune 100 companies. To say he is qualified to talk about selling —...

Duration:00:57:06

'Fanatical Prospecting' with Jeb Blount

10/5/2015
Jeb Blount is back in the LockerRoom this week! We are going to talk about his brand new book, “Fanatical Prospecting.” Learn how to open sales conversations and build your pipeline by leveraging social media, email, text, telephone, and more!! Jeb appeared on #BizLockerRadio back in July in an episode entitled “Rock Your Commission Check.” Make sure you listen to that podcast – it was great! This week, Jeb is back to discuss a topic every salesperson cares about — prospecting. His brand new...

Duration:00:54:03

Special Encore Presentation: Selling Your Way to No. 1

9/28/2015
Tim Wackel joins me on #BizLockerRadio this week to talk sales. How qualified is he? How about the No. 1 rep out of 10,000? You’ll want to listen in and find out how you can sell your way to No. 1!

Duration:00:55:55

Mentoring for Entrepreneurs with John Frazier

9/21/2015
This week, my guest on BizLocker Radio is John Frazier, host of BizBuzz America, America’s Entrepreneur TV Talk Show! He is a serial entrepreneur and one of the leading social media contributors on the topic of entrepreneurship. Join me for some invaluable mentoring and some great business start-up hacks. John has interviewed some of the great thought leaders in business and entrepreneurship — Simon Sinek (“Start with Why”), Peter Thiel (“Zero to ONE”), and Jon Taffer (Bar Rescue). We will...

Duration:00:56:21

'The Restaurant Doctor' with Bill Marvin

9/14/2015
This week, I welcome in special guest, Bill Marvin, the Restaurant Doctor! If you want to learn what it takes to create world-class service – as an individual or as a business – join me as we talk about the enormous value of customer service and how to do it better than your competitors. Hey, don’t think this episode is only about restaurants, hospitality, or food service. After years as an owner and operator or restaurants, clubs, and hotels., Bill has identified and understands the human...

Duration:00:56:33