Motivational Quote: Fun

“Don’t take life too seriously. You’ll never get out alive.” – Bugs Bunny

Motivational Quote: Vision + Action

“Vision without action is merely a dream. Action without vision just passes the time. Vision with action can change the world.”   -Joel Arthur Barker,  Futurist & Author “Paradigms”  http://www.joelbarker.com/

Motivational Quote: Vision

“You see things that are and say why? But I dream things that never were and say, “why not?”  – George Bernard Shaw

Weight loss coach just got a little lighter by violating the Do-Not-Call List.

CBC News pubished the following story about Telemarketers violating the Do Not Call List.  Do-not-call list violators identified Last Updated: Wednesday, August 26, 2009 | 9:37 PM ET CBC News http://www.cbc.ca/technology/story/2009/08/26/no-not-call-violators-crtc.html One person and two companies are the first telemarketers to be fined by the Canadian Radio-television and Telecommunications Commission for violating its do-not-call list. In aContinue reading “Weight loss coach just got a little lighter by violating the Do-Not-Call List.”

Motivational Quote: Seizing Opportunity

“There are those who SEE an opportunity. And then there are those who SEIZE an opportunity.”   -Joanie Warren

Should managers/leaders apologize?

The following question was posted on LinkedIn by Doyle  Slayton http://www.SalesBlogcast.com who is a trainer in the Dallas/Fort Worth area. Should managers/leaders apologize? I’ve worked for bosses who hold polar opposite views on the issue of whether or not a manager should apologize. One believes that a manager should never apologize to their employees. The other makes itContinue reading “Should managers/leaders apologize?”

How the words you choose make a difference in Sales

Imagine…  you are thinking of buying a car and you are sitting across an automotive salesperson and you are thinking of buying a car at his dealership. The car is exactly what you are looking for. The price is within your price range. And you can see your showing off  your new car to yourContinue reading “How the words you choose make a difference in Sales”

The Upside to Dating a Salesman

The following blog post written by Dating Goddess http://www.datinggoddess.com/ on June 24, 2009  talks about why she loves dating men with a sales background. Does he know how to close? by Dating Goddess  June 24, 2009 I love dating men with a sales background. Why? Because they know how to close. How to ask for the order.Continue reading “The Upside to Dating a Salesman”

Motivational Quote: Potential

“At the beginning of the day it is all about possibilities, at the end of the day it is all about results.” – Bob Prosen

The 7+ Habits of Highly Effective Husbands – Habit #12: Cherish Every Moment

Effective husbands cherish every moment of their marriage. Not just the good times (that’s the easy part), but the challenging times as well. And I know that it won’t seem like it at the time, but those challenging times are really a gift. They’re a gift because those times are what will mold you intoContinue reading “The 7+ Habits of Highly Effective Husbands – Habit #12: Cherish Every Moment”