Coaching Strategies to Help Your Team Get Things Right

By Neil Phillips. Do you tell them the same thing over and over to no avail? As a coach, I hear clients express frustration when their team members fail to follow directions or heed their advice. The coach approach in these situations may serve you well. Here are some typical comments from team leaders and [...]

By | 2017-10-19T08:43:26+00:00 October 19th, 2017|Coaching, Direct Sales Leadership|0 Comments

Ride the National Conference Wave

By Mary McLoughlin. National Conference is the biggest party of the year and creates the most amazing energy and excitement. Don’t you just want to bottle it up and take it home to pour on your people when they lose momentum? By being proactive, you can keep that National Conference Wave going all fall. Just [...]

By | 2017-07-12T21:05:19+00:00 July 13th, 2017|conferences, Direct Sales Leadership|0 Comments

From My Heart: Wearing Your Heart on Your Sleeve

By Dana Phillips. So many of you tell me that you wear your heart on your sleeve.  You can’t seem to hide the emotions you have.  I certainly understand because I am very in tune with my emotions! Feelings are real!! I used to think that that wasn’t true, that I shouldn’t FEEL a certain [...]

By | 2017-07-10T10:36:08+00:00 May 18th, 2017|Leadership, Mindfulness|0 Comments

How Big Is Your Team’s Recruiting Pool?

By Mary McLoughlin. As a leader, have you ever felt exasperated because your team member keeps talking about the same potential recruit who never signs up? They keep that magnifying glass focused on one person. You know that they are missing many other potential people, but you can’t seem to get them to shift their [...]

By | 2017-03-30T06:56:44+00:00 March 30th, 2017|Recruiting|0 Comments

5 Effective Steps Leaders Take After the Sale

By Karen Orem. Congratulations, you made another sale. You’ve spent time with your potential customer and they purchased your product. It’s important to keep that relationship you made fresh. One of the most important steps in your business is about to take place, the follow-up.  When you take these next five steps, you are letting [...]

By | 2017-03-27T17:00:14+00:00 March 28th, 2017|Best practices|0 Comments

Why Won’t People At Parties Join My Company?

By Mary McLoughlin. I love working with clients on language. So often I hear, “I don’t know what to say.” Technology has made communication expedient. The cost of that efficiency has been the loss of direct conversation. I so vividly remember the moment the breakthrough happened during a coaching session. My coaching client, Rose, was [...]

By | 2017-07-10T10:36:40+00:00 March 21st, 2017|Recruiting|0 Comments

8 Key Questions to Create Positive Accountability

By Dana Phillips. I have shared a couple of posts on how to get your team to do the things they say they are going to do. We have looked at the way you form a better coaching relationship and the keys to better coaching. I am going to give you eight great questions that [...]

By | 2017-03-02T05:39:41+00:00 February 28th, 2017|Coaching, Direct Sales Leadership|0 Comments

Leading the Way Your Team Members Want [Video]

By Mary McLoughlin. “I wish they would just do what I do, then they could have the success I have.” Boy did I say this way too often when I was a newer leader. I achieved success early on and definitely thought that if I could just share how I did it, everyone else could [...]

By | 2017-02-21T05:55:15+00:00 February 21st, 2017|Coaching, Leadership, Mindfulness|0 Comments

Don’t Let Drama Queens Pull You Off-Track

By Dana Phillips Since we started this webinar series on Secret Weapons to Eliminate Drama, I’ve been thinking about you and how you can eliminate drama from your direct sales team.  I was thinking about DRAMA QUEENS. You know who I’m talking about.  Nod your head if you have someone on your team who always [...]

By | 2017-02-14T18:36:52+00:00 January 12th, 2017|Direct Sales Leadership, Leadership|0 Comments