How I Meet CEOs Through Twitter

Meeting and intercepting CEOs is HARD. According to statistics, 90% of them don’t return first time voicemails*. In addition, they get on average 100+ emails a day, open just 23%, and click on just 2% of them.** So how are you supposed to get to CEOs when...

When ROI Based Selling Is Met With Hostility

When I encountered 2 back-to-back instances of ROI based selling getting a negative reaction in my sales meetings, I decided of course that I’d have to write about it. What Is It? ROI (Return On Investment) based selling is simply understanding the cost of the...

Why Simply Being a Woman Didn’t Get Hillary In

After presenting at a 2-day Women in Business Conference where Hillary was talked about non-stop, I woke up to the incredibly surprising news that Trump had won the Presidency. Even though as a marketer, I had previously pointed out all the good things Trump was doing...

CEOs Who Don’t Post Have Less Trusted Brands

To post or not to post, that is the answer. Post on social media that is… a 2016 Brandfrog survey revealed that a whopping 75% of respondents believed that C-suite social media engagement makes a brand seem more trustworthy and honest. Worse yet, this number...

Knowledge Doesn’t Cause Change, Practice Does

I am in the business of change. The change of business success, to be precise. Everyday, I’m faced with examples of how and how NOT to cause true and lasting change in a business. The Decision To Change The change to anything, including a business often comes...