Let’s Talk Sales! Inspirational Quote from Steve Garvey – Episode 24

In February, we've been writing and talking about sales goals. As I was writing my eBook about sales goals, this quote from Steve Garvey came to mind. Read on to learn more about this week's Let's Talk Sales inspiration. Steve Garvey Quote This quick inspirational episode of Let's Talk Sales is all about sales goals, [...]

Let’s Talk Sales! Inspirational Quote from Ginni Rometty – Episode 16

In January, we've been writing and talking about change. When I think about change, this quote from Ginni Rometty is one of my favorites! Read on to learn more about this week's Let's Talk Sales inspiration. Ginni Rometty Quote This quick inspirational episode of Let's Talk Sales is all about change, and today's quote is [...]

Let’s Talk Sales! CFS Roundtable on Managing Change – Episode 15

January has been a month of change at CFS, both on the blog and in the podcast. So in this "CFS Talks Sales" roundtable, we share best practices for managing change as a sales leader. In this episode of Let's Talk Sales, you'll hear from Rebecca Smith, Charles Bernard, Arianna Miskel, and Elizabeth Frederick. Rebecca recently [...]

Looking to Spark Change? Listen to Inspiring Speakers

The New Year is a great time for change, but important change can happen anytime. When you’re looking to spark change, or to keep up momentum, inspiring speakers can help. TED talks offer some of the most inspiring speakers around! Here are 15 videos to help you spark change in your organization. 15 Inspiring Speakers [...]

By | 2018-01-10T11:51:20+00:00 January 10th, 2018|Sales Leaders|0 Comments

Let’s Talk Sales! Embracing Change with Rebecca Smith – Episode 11

The new year is a great time to talk about embracing change! All month on the CFS blog, we're focused on change. In this episode of Let's Talk Sales, I interviewed our Director of Marketing, Rebecca Smith, on embracing change. She recently published a new eBook called Change Ignites Growth: 7 Ways to Use Change as [...]

4 Ways to Build Loyal Customers and Clients

An important part of growing your business is building a base of loyal customers. You need clients who keep buying your products and services, making referrals, and providing testimonials. Here are 4 ways you can build loyal customers for your firm. Develop a communication plan. Clients value communication, and to build loyalty, you need to [...]

By | 2017-12-06T09:55:19+00:00 December 19th, 2017|Sales Leaders|0 Comments

Client Service During the Holidays: 4 Areas to Watch

A couple years ago I wrote a post about how to network during the holidays. It still gets traction each year as people look for ideas to leverage the opportunities of the holiday season. But have you ever considered how the holidays affect client service? Here are 4 ideas for leveraging the opportunities of the [...]

By | 2017-12-05T14:23:06+00:00 December 6th, 2017|Sales Leaders|0 Comments

What It Means to Have Relationship Integrity in Sales

What does relationship integrity have to do with sales? Well, just about everything! I’m sure you’ve probably heard this quote by Zig Ziglar about a thousand times, but here it goes again: “If people like you, they’ll listen to you, but if they trust you, they’ll do business with you.” Client relationships start with a [...]

By | 2017-12-05T15:16:19+00:00 November 30th, 2017|Sales Leaders, Sales Success|0 Comments

Nurturing Relationships to Grow Your Network

Nurturing relationships is the best way to grow your network. But it can be difficult to find the time, and it can be hard to know what to do. Here are 3 principles for nurturing relationships. 1. Focus on nurturing relationships by adding value. One important principle of nurturing relationships is adding value. If you [...]

By | 2017-11-21T17:50:39+00:00 November 23rd, 2017|Sales Leaders, Sales Success|0 Comments