Sales Training

2130 of 40 items

What If… It’s NOT about the money?

by Mike Phillips

I’m in the Automotive Industry. I’ve been involved in multiple discussions recently, where salespeople are voicing openly that many of the prospects (customers) that they are working with right now, are only focused on the money (price). The prospect, or “lead” if you will, only wants the lowest price, and so on, and so on. […]

Selling the car to the customer…

by Mike Phillips

Now, some may think this is an absurd statement on selling, but it’s oh so true and a bit profound. As I was conducting my training session yesterday, I made the statement below, in front of many salespeople. Immediately they were all nodding in agreement and it became a fairly lengthy topic of discussion. “It […]

Today: It’s not the whole race.

by Mike Phillips

There are many things in life that are races; just not everything. I do believe you can compare your life to a foot race. Life is more of a marathon style training session. It’s a long ride. Besides that… there are a whole bunch of different racing styles. You will compete in many races and […]

Internet Sales 20 Group #IS20G9 – Day 3 Recap

by Mike Phillips

#IS20G9 – Phoenix, Arizona – September 14, 2016 Day 3 Enter – Day 3. I have attended many events, conferences, and educational seminars over the years. Often the last day is the day people are sleeping in, sneaking out, flying home, etc. That did not happen at the Internet Sales 20 Group (#IS20G). Everyone was […]

Internet Sales 20 Group #IS20G9 – Day 2 Recap

by Mike Phillips

#IS20G9 – Phoenix, Arizona – September 13, 2016 Day 2 Kicking off round 2 (Day 2) at #IS20G, they brought in the heavyweight! Jim Zielger launched the day off and did it the right way. High energy and masterful delivery with a section titled “10 things I would Do If I Bought Your Dealership.” And while […]

Internet Sales 20 Group #IS20G9 – Day 1 Recap

by Mike Phillips

#IS20G9 – Phoenix, Arizona – September 12, 2016 Day 1 At many events of this type,  the organizer is going to get everyone up, get a mixer going, play loud music and tell the people in attendance about themselves and why their event will be awesome, then layout the schedule and off you go. At […]

Internet Sales 20 Group #IS20G9 – Impression And Recap

by Mike Phillips

#IS20G9 – Phoenix, Arizona – (was) September 12-14, 2016 – Greatness Happened. My recap and impression from a mere 37 pages of notes and information I pulled in (in addition to the workbook that was given out). It’s simple. The Internet Sales 20 Group, this 9th installment of it, which is produced by Sean V. […]

Achievement … It’s all about ME!

by Mike Phillips

There are so many ways that I could start this and let me start by saying, great news… achievement is all about YOU!  However, that is not where I am headed with this one.  It’s not a self serving, self righteous statement that it is all about me or you or any individual.  Achievement, at […]

10 Traits of Successful Salespeople

by Mike Phillips

If you’ve made the plunge and you have drive, desire and tenacity paired with a charming smile and armor like thick skin, then you have a good foundation to be a professional sales consultant.  While not everyone is cut out to make it as a salesperson, there are certain traits that will guarantee a person’s […]

TO RETAIN – TRAIN, RETRAIN, CONNECT!

by Mike Phillips

RETENTION IS KEY. Employee retention is a huge key for any successful business.  I’m not just talking about okay or average employee retention. Quality long term employee retention is a HUGE factor and is the real key.  One amazing fact is that while money is and will always be a factor in retaining employees, it […]