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If its execution is sloppy, the best vision and the best marketing plan in the world will fall flat and yield disappointing returns. In fact, a recent survey of more than 400 CEOs around the world found that executional excellence was their greatest … more
Have you ever wondered where all your time goes? You're not alone. People have been talking about time for centuries. Consider this excerpt from "The Book of Fate," written by Voltaire in the 17th century: "Of all the things in the world, … more
New Englanders are famous for having a David vs. Goliath complex, something lurking in their DNA that says just because something is bigger doesn't mean it's better. It's why locally brewed Sam Adams beer can do battle successfully in local eateries … more
You want the deal badly. You need the business. You suspect that your price is too high to begin with. So what do you do? You lower your price rather than negotiate. Most salespeople are afraid to stand by their price structure … more
A rancher left 17 horses as a bequest for his three children. When the rancher passed away, his children opened his will. The will stated that the eldest child should get half of his 17 horses. The middle child should get one-third … more
While an IRC Section 338(h)(10) election to purchase an incorporated business can offer the buyer many advantages, there are some issues that may make it problematic for a seller. When analyzing whether to take an election, an eligible … more
I am not a LinkedIn expert, but I do have more than 26,000 LinkedIn connections and almost 30,000 followers. How many do you have? I may have more visibility and notoriety than you do, but we are equal in exposure and linking possibilities … more
Typically, ownership of an incorporated business changes hands through either a stock purchase or an asset purchase. Both methods have pros and cons for buyer and seller. There is a third way that often gives the buyer the best of both approaches: … more
Thomas Watson Jr., former chairman of IBM, liked to tell anecdotes about his father, Thomas Watson Sr., who founded the company. One of them went like this: "Father was fond of saying that everybody, from time to time, should take a step back and … more
Here is a sales action for you to take: Become question aware. Here is another sales action for you to take: Listen with the intent to understand. Every time you are asked a question, ask yourself this question before you answer … more
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