Episode 38 – Spartan Up with Joe De Sena

Joe De Sena is an entrepreneur, an ultra athlete, an adventurer, the Founder of the Spartan Race (sponsored by Reebok), and the author of the New York Times bestseller Spartan Up! A Take-No-Prisoners Guide to Overcoming Obstacles and Achieving Peak Performance in Life. Joe has … [Read more...]

Episode 27 – On the Future of Sales with Jonathan Farrington

This week we chat with a friend of mine from across the pond, one Jonathan Farrington. Jonathan runs a global consulting firm called Jonathan Farrington & Associates. He is also the mastermind behind Top Sales World. Recently, he started a new blog called The Sales Thought … [Read more...]

Episode 22 – On Influence with Craig Wortmann

Craig Wortmann is the CEO of Sales Engine and a professor at the University of Chicago's Booth School of Business. I ask Craig to share some ideas from his eBook How to Communicate with Influence, the power of discipline, hand-written thank you cards, win-loss reviews, the power … [Read more...]

Episode 21 – On Lovemarks and Loveworks with Brian Sheehan

Brian Sheehan is an Associate Professor of Advertising at Syracuse University's Newhouse School of Public Communications. Before that, he was CEO of Saatchi & Saatchi's Team One Advertising in Los Angeles. Brian's new book, Loveworks, is a follow up to Kevin … [Read more...]

Episode 7 – Creating Value First with Bob Burg

Bob Burg is a sought after speaker for corporate and entrepreneurial events. He has authored four books that have sold over 250,000 copies each. Bob is also a defender of free markets, and we share a lot of beliefs when it comes to economics, how value is created, and how value … [Read more...]

Episode 5 – How to Live Through this Disruptive Age with Gerhard Gschwandtner

I've known about Gerhard Gschwandtner for a long time. I've been a long time reader of his flagship publication, Selling Power Magazine. But I'd never had occasion to meet Gerhard. At the end of 2012, Gerhard announced that I had won Top Sales World's gold medal for the best … [Read more...]

Episode 4 – Zero Time Selling with Andy Paul

Andy Paul is a consultant, speaker, and author. He's also a good friend and a member of my tribe. I've been studying lean thinking and agile management, and Andy's book Zero Time Selling fits nicely in this category. Andy shares why you should try to have the maximum impact with … [Read more...]