It's your fight. Come to play.

 

It you have been in sales long then you can appreciate when I make the observation that SALES is a fight.  It require discipline, dedication, and dogged training.  To be the best (or even get better) you have to "put in the time" in the sales gym.  You can't get better by being a "January Gym Going"...

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It doesn't work.  You will never be the dude giving the knockout punch.  You'll find yourself gasping for breath, knocked around, and feeling like you just got sucker punched.  And the reality is just that.  You got taken (and lost the deal)...

Like a good fight, the winner knows what he is going to do before the chime of the bell.  He has a plan and he executes with a zeal of a man who is about to get his head split open if he doesn't win.  It's that intense.

So what do you do?

You "put in the time"!  (like a lot of life, there is no shortcut....)

You study your craft, study the big players, study some great sources (like Seth and Sandler and Shamus and SalesClub)...  and you decide that whatever happens (no matter how badly you get hurt) you will show up for training the next day...  Because that's what winners do.

And this is your fight.  And you have come to play......