Contact Us

I Just Lost a Client, A Love Story.

By Charlie Hauck on Nov 19, 2019 11:39:40 AM

I Just Lost a Client, A Love Story.

Continue Reading

Podcast: What Happens Next

By Monday Morning Manager on Nov 4, 2019 5:30:00 AM

Monday Morning Manager

 

Continue Reading

Podcast: Consistent Production

By Monday Morning Manager on Oct 27, 2019 7:51:35 PM

Monday Morning Manager

 

Continue Reading

Podcast: End of Year Planning

By Monday Morning Manager on Oct 7, 2019 6:00:00 AM

Monday Morning Manager

Symptoms:

Roy and his boss were going through the usual year end gyrations that required them to get out the crystal ball and "forecast" what sales would look like for next year. Despite the fact that a large portion of Roy's sales came from repeat (evergreen) clients, he still had to figure out where the growth would come from. Worse yet, he's scared to death that something unforeseen might cause the loss of a key account that would completely derail his plans. Management has given him some target accounts, and also asked him to focus on certain offerings, but he was still nervous about how he could make all this happen. He knew he had to get out to a fast start but just wasn't sure on how to go about it.

Continue Reading

Podcast: Buying Habits

By Monday Morning Manager on Sep 30, 2019 5:59:00 AM

Monday Morning Manager

Symptoms:

Having earned a small commission check last month from her sales job, Marta was doing her best to replace her old refrigerator and had already hit the local appliance stores, as well as a few of the Big Box outlets. After leaving the third stop, it became apparent she would have to go back to the first store to get the best price and the color she wanted. After finally approaching the floor rep with her true intentions, she was then surprised at a delivery charge that she had not discussed on her first visit. Not knowing what to do now, she returned home to look at the ads in the Sunday paper and to talk it over with her husband.

Continue Reading

Podcast: Clutter and Distractions

By Monday Morning Manager on Sep 23, 2019 5:09:00 AM

Monday Morning Manager

IMPORTANT NOTE: As of Oct. 1 the Growth Dynamics office will be moving. Please update any records you have for us to reflect our new address of:

Continue Reading

Podcast: Bill of Rights

By Monday Morning Manager on Sep 15, 2019 11:57:00 PM

Symptoms:

Jim was feeling discouraged and wasn't sure how he could make it through another week like he had last week. A new prospect had made him wait over 30 minutes before he would see him, and then asked Jim to sell to him at his cost. Another client had told him he was backing out of a deal they had just made 2 days before, and that the reasons for the change were none of his business. This wasn't the first time that people had treated him this way and he was beginning to wonder just how much he had to grovel before he could do business with folks like this.

Continue Reading

Podcast: Buyer's Bus

By Monday Morning Manager on Sep 8, 2019 9:12:45 PM

Symptoms:

In as much as 95% of the cases, buyers control the buying process (at the seller’s expense). They’re calling all the shots, and most salespeople are simply along for the ride. Buyer’s instinctively maintain control of the process in order to protect themselves, in case they’re dealing with the stereotypical salesperson (that everybody hates). They’ve created these tactics to protect their leverage, maximize their discount, and control the situation to their advantage.

Continue Reading

Podcast: Joint Calls

By Monday Morning Manager on Aug 12, 2019 5:45:00 AM

Monday Morning Manager

Symptoms:

Marcy, her manager and their product expert just finished a conference call with a hot prospect, and after the last caller signed off, she felt like the last hour had just wasted a month's worth of effort in getting it set up. They had all agreed to dial in, so why was there so little interest, so few questions and no action items at the end of the call? Why was there so little interaction between her team and the audience? Granted, she didn't have too much to say on the call, but the purpose was to show off their company and their offerings. Or was it? Now, looking back, she wasn't so sure.

Continue Reading

Podcast: Mid-Year Review

By Monday Morning Manager on Aug 5, 2019 5:15:00 AM

 

 

Monday Morning Manager

Symptoms:

Mark is getting back to work after enjoying a summer vacation and is looking at his calendar. Oh, Oh! The quarter is over already? And the year is half over too. The sales reports are bound to follow, and he is determined not to let his performance slip away. Mark has decided it's time to review and get his game plan back on track. 

Continue Reading