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The 4 P's

The 4 P’s

Marketing has their 4 “P’s:” Product Price Promotion Place/Placement To my knowledge no one has offered the most important 4 “P’s” for sales…until now! I believe that they are: Passion + Purpose + Planning = Performance Passion If you are…
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Cutting the Red Tape Around Committee Selling - John Boyens | Boyens Group

Cutting the Red Tape Around Committee Selling

Have you ever pitched to a committee or group, thought it went really well, then found out that you lost the bid due to red tape, confusion about the decision maker, or competing bids gathered to leverage lower pricing? You…
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Time Management | Who's Managing Your Time? | John Boyens - Boyens Group

Who’s Managing Your Time?

The first thing that business owners need to acknowledge is that there is not enough time in a day to do everything they want to do!  That means they have to consciously decide what they are going to do with…
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15 Productivity Killers for Sales People - John Boyens | Boyens Group

15 Productivity Killers for Salespeople

Productive/Engaged salespeople are always more successful, have a tendency to stay longer and they attract more people like them to join the organization.  For more than four decades I have had the opportunity to observe salespeople…good ones/bad ones, young/old, new…
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6 Keys to Jump-starting Sales

The most successful salespeople I know recognize when it’s time to jump-start sales. Whether it’s the beginning of a new calendar/fiscal year, after a prolonged slump or prior to the launch of a new product or service, they know how…
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Red Flag

Franchisee “Red Flag” Checklist

Since 2006 I have had the distinct honor to work with some of the most recognizable and successful Franchise Systems worldwide! Over the past ten years I’ve identified 12 traits and behaviors of Franchisees that had a tendency to struggle within…
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12 Most Common Mistakes made when Negotiating

I am a firm believer if you want to be a good negotiator you have to focus on win/win outcomes, listen more than you talk, know your company’s strengths and weaknesses as well as your competition’s strengths and weaknesses. In…
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Sales Success

Sales Success

To ensure Sales Success month-in and month-out sales professionals must master the art as well as the science of selling!  Most salespeople focus on the art of selling.  The art includes building rapport, creating personal relationships, good communication skills, etc. …
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5 Keys to Staying Ahead of your Competition

Jack Welch; retired, former CEO of GE; was quoted for saying, “If you don’t have a competitive advantage…don’t compete!” That quote is simple, to the point and most importantly a great strategy!  So what can you do to stay ahead…
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Stewart Transportation Solutions

Before 2013 gets away from us, I wanted to thank you for yet another engaging, informative, and delightful presentation you gave to our team at the Stewart Transportation Solutions Annual Retreat. I’ve heard nothing but rave reviews from everyone and I cannot thank you enough for hitting it out of the ballpark once again!

You know how much we value “listening” in our culture. From start-to-finish you have an incredible ability to listen to the ideas we want to discuss at our retreat and then finding a way to weave them throughout your presentation to create a unique, personalized session that wows us every time! We are still marveling at how you stood for four hours and never missed a beat!

But, we knew after you presented to our team in 2011 on the power of “Customer Service Excellence” and “Celebrating Our Competitive Advantage” that the team would be very interested in taking the success of those presentations further. You did just that with “Driving Customer Service Excellence – the Power of Influencing” and “Selling Bigger Deals Faster.” The team is poised to take your “5% Challenge” in 2014 and it is going to be a very exciting, rewarding year for our company!

Please let me know if there is ever an opportunity for me to personally evangelize on behalf of the Boyens Group! We consider you a valuable partner in contributing to our employee’s personal and professional growth and now, of course, view you as a friend as well.

Karen L. Robbins

President; Stewart Transportation Solutions

Tennessee Baptist Convention

Deepest thanks for speaking to our team here at the Tennessee Baptist Convention. You definitely left a positive impression and a mountain of food for thought. It has been several weeks since your presentation and principles you shared are being fleshed out into tangible action items and pressed into our strategy of making Christ known by serving churches.

I admit, I was curious as to how you’d be able to adapt the principles you share with Fortune 500 companies to a geographically specific, non-profit like the TBC. You absolutely nailed it! You took the time to understand our organization, our mission and our “customer,” and customized timeless principles that certainly apply to our desire to serve people.

Another observation I have is seeing how the principles you shared easily transfer from one function to another. Our team members represent a broad range of disciplines from accounting, to communications, to front-line field personnel to collegiate ministers and there were takeaways for everyone.

I know that you have many other clients, but thanks for treating us as if we were your only clients. We felt like you were all-in with us and our mission, and I believe your influence will ripple through our organization as we engage our mission field with a renewed vigor and greater confidence.

We look forward to having you back!

Randy Davis

Executive Director; Tennessee Baptist Convention