Social Triggers Insider-logo

Social Triggers Insider

268 Favorites

More Information

Location:

United States

Description:

Smart entrepreneurs who want to use the web to attract leads and make sales must master the fields of psychology and human behavior. And Social Triggers Insider helps them do just that.

Language:

English


Episodes

There are 2 types of passion: One is good. The other is very bad.

3/27/2017
More
There are 2 types of passion: One is good. The other is very bad. I invited Adam Alter, NYT best-selling author, and professor at NYU, to explain the difference. I find myself walking the line between these “good” and “bad” passions. Especially when it comes to my business. You may notice the same thing. So, […]

Duration: 00:31:09


There are 2 types of passion: One is good. The other is very bad.

3/25/2017
More
There are 2 types of passion: One is good. The other is very bad. I invited Adam Alter, NYT best-selling author, and professor at NYU, to explain the difference. I find myself walking the line between these “good” and “bad” passions. Especially when it comes to my business. You may notice the same thing. So, […]

Duration: 00:00:27


The psychological reason why you should sell what you know

9/7/2016
More
Before I got started packaging up my skills and expertise as online courses, I had a HUGE mental block standing between me and my success. I kept telling myself, “Why would anyone buy this? If they just buy these books, read these sites, and start testing things on their own, they’ll be able to figure […]

Duration: 12:28:51


Tim Ferriss On Suicide, Fear of Failure, And The Secret to Success

5/5/2015
More
Tim Ferriss thought about killing himself… …Now he’s a best-selling author, wildly successful investor, and entrepreneur. On this new podcast, for the first time ever, Tim Ferriss talks about his troubled beginnings — and how he became the Tim Ferriss we know today. And you can listen to the whole thing for free. We go […]

Duration: 07:28:45


HA! You won’t BELIEVE what this guy did at dinner. And that’s why he’s succ

3/20/2014
More
I recently read Adam Braun’s new book, “The Promise of a Pencil(affiliate link)” And let me tell you – it was GREAT. I could spend this whole blog post raving about how great the book is… …But instead, I’m going to share just one story inside his book that SHOCKED me (and I’m not easily […]

Duration: 06:05:14


There are three types of people – who are you?

11/18/2013
More
According to Adam Grant, the New York Times best-selling author of “Give and Take,” there are three types of people in the world. Givers. Takers. And Matchers. Which one are you? And does it matter? As you’ll soon see, the answer is YES. The most successful people in the world are Givers. But some of [...]

Duration: 10:57:40


You can’t make everyone happy – stop trying

10/21/2013
More
This past weekend, the day before I was set to give the closing keynote at the financial bloggers conference, a woman walks up to me, interrupts my conversation, and says, “I won’t be at your talk tomorrow, but don’t be a douche.” “Oh?” I said. And she went on. “I don’t subscribe to your site, [...]

Duration: 13:09:11


Crazy magician shares GREAT marketing and psychology tactics

10/7/2013
More
A few weeks ago, I was browsing a book store – yes, I still do that – and I stumbled on this book called “Fooling Houdini” by Alex Stone. The title grabbed me by throat and said, “Take me home.” So I did. As I started reading the book, I realized something: I needed to [...]

Duration: 11:44:11


How Street Artist Marc Ecko Launched A Billion Dollar Clothing Company

9/30/2013
More
Today I’m pumped to share the unusual story behind how Marc Ecko turned his love of street art into a billion dollar clothing company. You see, like most artists, he got the “itch” early on, but he abandoned his craft for a much more stable career move – pharmacy school. He didn’t last long though, [...]

Duration: 16:51:47


Use this framework – close your next client (the return of the Social Trigg

9/23/2013
More
When you break down some of the best sales pitches, you’ll notice something that can change your business. You’ll notice that being GREAT at sales has nothing to do with “natural talent.” (As far as I know, there’s no “sales gene.”) Instead, when you break down the pitch, you’ll find that the world’s greatest salesmen [...]

Duration: 05:22:50


How to Make Better Decisions In Life And Work

4/1/2013
More
A few weeks ago, this guy asked me “Should I quit my job to start my own business?” This guy, and many other people who read Social Triggers, need help making tough decisions just like this. Decisions like: “Should I quit my job?” “Should I start a business?” “Should I invest in my education?” “Should [...]

Duration: 00:45:59


Viral marketing secrets revealed by Ivy League professor (new podcast)

3/7/2013
More
What’s the secret to successful viral marketing? An Ivy League professor, Jonah Berger, released a new book this week called Contagious: Why Things Catch On

Duration: 00:45:06


The Right—and Wrong—Way To Sell In 2013 (with Daniel Pink)

1/3/2013
More
This guy spits in the face of “old school sales tactics,” and I’m happy that he did it. Here’s the deal: We live in a world where we’re all in sales. You. Me. Everyone. Whether we’re trying to convince our bosses to give us a raise, persuade our children to do their homework, enticing investors [...]

Duration: 00:57:54


The science of making—and breaking—habits (with Charles Duhigg)

12/21/2012
More
With the new year fast approaching, I’m setting some new goals for myself, and I’m sure you are, too. My New Year’s resolutions include breaking some of my annoying habits and making some useful ones. How will you keep your New Year’s resolutions this year? Well, that’s why I invited the New York Times best-selling [...]

Duration: 00:29:42


How to Eliminate “Wallet Closing Words” From Your Emails, Sales Pages, and

7/31/2012
More
There are words that REPEL your customers… Words that stop them—dead in their tracks—from buying whatever it is you’re selling. Words that are so prevalent that you’ll be SHOCKED to hear that they’re HORRIBLE when it comes to communicating with your prospects and customers. But today, on Social Triggers Insider, you’ll see what those words [...]

Duration: 01:01:33


How to Create Great Presentations (tips from the CEO of the top presentatio

6/4/2012
More
If you think, “Derek, I’ll never have to give a presentation,” consider this: You may have to land a big client, create a compelling sales video, speak at a huge conference, or go on a job interview… …It doesn’t matter. Each scenario requires a presentation, and if you want to get what you want, you [...]

The #1 Sales Killer On Your Site—And How to Get Rid Of It For Good

3/21/2012
More
How would you enjoy suddenly having an influx of people, “chomping at the bit,” ready to buy whatever it is you’re selling? It would be insanely great! But what holds those people back… preventing you from experiencing the surge that you deserve… is something that I believe 95% of people (and businesses) suffer from. I [...]

Duration: 00:45:10


How to Charge 100X More Than Your Competition, Sell a Ton, And Keep Custome

1/12/2012
More
How can you charge what you’re worth and get it? You could slap a price on your product (or service) and hope for the best… …or you can take matters into your own hands, and watch customers LINE UP to buy your products. I know you prefer the latter, and that’s why you’ll love the [...]

How to Get Major Media Coverage For Your Business with No Connections

1/5/2012
More
Getting featured in the media is GREAT for credibility, traffic, and sales. And you can do it WITHOUT CONNECTIONS. Here’s how… How the “Drafting Technique” Helps You Score Loads of Press, Traffic, and Links What an unfortunate freeze frame, right? Quick, press play! How Bad Press Destroys—and Skyrockets—Sales Now let’s say you land that press, [...]

Duration: 00:35:51