Should Kenyans buy the Coronavirus ‘sale’? Is it a hoax?

Is Coronavirus a hoax? Fellow Kenyans, were we sold a bill of goods? This is the question we are asking. Is Coronavirus a hoax? Or, are we Divinely protected as Tanzanian President Pombe Magufuli has successfully convinced 60 million of his fellow Tanzanians? In May, I asked here, “Is shock of numbers gone in virus…

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Adapt your selling to Coronavirus uncertainty

“Even in Coronavirus uncertainty, If business unfolded In real life as it does on Microsoft Excel, then everyone would be in business.” Planning is a science. Implementation is an art. This was true ‘BC’ (Before Corona) and is truer in these times of uncertainty we are in. Unfortunately, most sellers interpret uncertainty to mean, “Why…

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Exploit sales pipeline management system

Sales pipeline management systems and sales administrators serve the institution, not the individual; they help in making management, not sales decisions. Sales pipeline management is a salesperson’s nemesis or ally. Pipeline management refers to a system that tracks every sale, at every stage, from initial contact with prospective buyer, all the way to its completion…

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Dial into your sellers’ emotions

Dial into your sellers’ emotion. Be in tune “Employees are not hugely motivated by their employer’s reasons for change.” As askaris continue to check our body temperatures, so too employers should, their sales people’s emotional temperatures. This article is for those employers that have chosen to retain their sales force in this crisis. We may…

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