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The vulnerability of sales

The Vulnerability of Sales

There’s so much that we do in business that makes us feel vulnerable. Of course we want clients to notice us and to be attracted to us, but putting ourselves out there can feel scary, because we’re opening ourselves up for potential criticism and rejection. Watch the video below or scroll down for the blog. Some marketers say that if…

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Woman with rolled up dollar notes as binoculars - fun money

Are you Funny About Money?

When I run the Get More Clients Saying Yes course for authentic sales conversations I always start out by exploring our relationship with sales and money because our beliefs and attitudes in these areas can really hold us back in business. After all, if you believe that it’s wrong to charge money for your gifts or talents, that earning money…

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creating a business you love

How to Create Engaging Content that gets your Audience to take Action

  I shot this Facebook live almost a couple of years ago now in snowy Toronto while attending a Mastermind with my business mentor Stu McLaren. Every time I come to these kinds of business events and conferences I like to bring back some practical tips and strategies that I share with the members of my community – and this…

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What 8 years in business has taught me

What 11 Years in Business Has Taught Me

It was October 2010.   I’d recently qualified as an NLP Practitioner, hypnotherapist and coach. And always one to want to do things “properly”, I’d registered my business as a sole trader and set up a business bank account – after all I needed somewhere to pay in that £60 I got from my first ever paying client! Incredibly that was…

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Why Timing is Everything!

Today I want to talk to you about timing in your sales conversation and why getting it wrong can cost you the sale – even if the client actually wants and needs what you have to offer. The video today was inspired by a sales conversation I had back in 2019 where I was the potential customer. I’d been to California for a…

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Staying Inside the Sales Bubble

Staying Inside the Sales Bubble

Today I’m talking about something that we used to talk about a lot back in the days of my corporate sales career – the importance of keeping your potential client inside your “sales bubble.” Watch the video below or scroll down to read the blog. What is “staying in the sales bubble”? Here’s how to think about this:   When your…

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The Pushmi-Pullyu of Sales Conversations

The Pushmi-Pullyu of the Sales Conversation

Today I want to talk to you about the Pushmi-Pullyu of the sales conversation. Do you remember the Pushmi-Pullyu? If you’re not familiar with it, it’s a two-headed animal who has a head on opposing sides of his body. He’s a character from the book and the film Dr. Doolittle. There’s actually a Pushmi-Pullyu in your sales conversations too! What…

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Being more of a Tortoise

On “keeping up” – and why Tortoises go faster

I filmed this video while attending an event in Toronto in Canada a while ago – and it’s become one of those really important videos that I’ve shared over and over again both within my membership community and with clients because it is such an important message about something that I see holds people back in their business far too…

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The good news is: There is no Price Police!

I’ve got some good news for you today – there is no price police! I’m telling you this because pricing confusion is one of the biggest blocks that the heart-centred business owners I meet seem to face.  It can completely block them from getting out there and taking action to attract new clients. Watch the video below or scroll down…

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How to create 12 months of content

How to create 12 months of Content

So we are heading back into another round of lockdown here in England, and similar restrictions are in force in other parts of Europe, and I know that for some people this creates feelings of frustration or despair, especially as that coincides with the darker days and wetter weather. But what about the silver lining to the situation?  The chance…

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Is this the REAL threat to your business during Covid-19

There’s something I want to talk about today that I’m seeing a lot of right now and I’m really fearing for a lot of small business owners because of it.   In fact it’s the thing I think is creating the most danger for a lot of the small business owners in my community – and I’m seeing it over and…

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How it feels when you don't follow up

How your Client Feels when you don’t Follow up

I hope you’ve had a wonderful summer and that it’s been relaxing and productive for you in equal measure, and you’re feeling relaxed and ready to refocus on the remainder of the business year. As part of my own summer break a few years ago, I attended a small festival where I had a healing session that was very nurturing…

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