Changing our behavior to achieve better results is the most important challenge we face in trying to compete in this chaotic world. To improve any and all aspects of your life--you may not know how to begin. What can you do differently to create more positive results in your work and personal life? - Chip Eichelberger, author of "Think: Applying the Success Principles of 1918 Today" One of our recent blogs was about being in a sales slump and what you can do to break out of it. The article suggests that even the smallest changes in your behavior will help to get your head on straight and out of a slump.
Last month Treeline and The University of Massachusetts Club, Boston, joined forces and put on a trivia night. The event was held 33 floors up in the State Street Bank Building overlooking Boston. The focus of the evening was providing a fun alternative to your typical networking night. Networking is essential for any business professional. Frequently, sales are developed through the quality relationships we build and nurture. It is not enough to simply attend an event and gather as many business cards as possible.
Our client is a specialty chemicals leader with worldwide operations and is looking for a global marketing manager as well as a segment manager and a global segment leader. Our client has established strong positions in several segments fueled by recognized technical expertise and innovation. The ideal candidates will have demonstrable success thinking and communicating strategically, while analyzing and interpreting data and communicating cross functionally on a global scale.
Many business executives have not found sites such as Facebook, Twitter, YouTube, Myspace, and Linkedin useful in making money. Building genuine online relationships that are also good for the bottom line is not so easy. There is a lot of trial and error. But while monetizing social media is difficult it is not impossible. There are companies that are getting the word out about their brands using social media and are turning a profit.
Our client is a mobile application development firm. They help companies create, deploy and manage mobile applications. Their newest application gives corporations a marketplace to create and distribute mobile applications to employees. They are growing rapidly and looking for entrepreneurial sales professionals with strong work ethic. This position entails heavy cold calling to target potential prospects.
Have you ever seen your favorite sports team or favorite professional athlete get into a slump and wonder how they got there and when they are going to get out of it? It can be frustrating to watch and even more difficult for the team to recognize the need to make changes in order to snap out of it. The driving factor behind breaking a slump is 90% mental, which is why it is so difficult to break. Think about it. When was the last time you found yourself in a slump? How long did it take to wake up and move on? What were the factors that motivated you to get over the hump?
Our client is a dynamic organization that is growing at an exponential rate. They just got venture funding and they are looking for hungry, energetic individuals that have a passion for what they do. This is a very new entrepreneurial sale where you will sell primarily into CMO's and VP's of Marketing, you will be educating them on your product and ultimately the relationship you establish. This requires impeccable presentation skills, great communication and a high level of intelligence and sophistication.