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Leadership & Career Development, Management

Here’s What Sales Leaders Need to Focus on to Achieve Next-Level Results

August 15, 2022

Via: Entrepreneur

Sales leaders are frequently looking for ways to increase sales fast — How can we get more sales this quarter? What can we do that will have an impact now? New research provides answers that sales leaders can put into […]


Management, Strategy & Planning

What is Your R.O.F. (Return On Facilitation)?

December 16, 2021

Via: Business 2 Community

Nearly everyone in business knows what ROI stands for (return on investment, for the six of you who didn’t). As entrepreneurs and business leaders, we are always asking ourselves, if I invest my (time, money, or team) in X endeavor, […]


Management, Proposal Management

How Effective Is Virtual Training?

January 20, 2021

Via: Business 2 Community

As a keynote speaker and executive coach, I am constantly asked by my clients “Rick how effective is virtual training?” The answer depends on several different factors and preplanning is one of the most important factors of all in conducting […]


Management, Proposal Management

Coaching the Uncoachable

September 11, 2020

Via: Business 2 Community

Today, I had the honor of participating in a webcast on coaching, with Lori Richardson, Jason Jordan, and Mike Kunkle. A question that rarely comes up was, “What do you do if a person is uncoachable?” This is one area […]


Management, Strategy & Planning

3 Ways to Increase Your ROI When Hiring a Coach For Your Business

February 11, 2020

Via: Business 2 Community

Small business owners tend to invest quite a bit of money into their businesses each year. If you’re new to self-employment or are looking to break into a new field, you may consider hiring a coach to help you succeed. […]


Management, Proposal Management

Are You Practicing These 4 Techniques to Help Your Employees Become Great Leaders?

October 4, 2019

Via: Business 2 Community

While not everyone in the organization is destined for an executive or senior leadership role, there are still many opportunities for employees to develop their leadership skills. Coaching and developing employees to become better leaders is not only essential to […]


Marketing, Sales Experience

“I Don’t Have Time To Coach/Do Reviews!”

September 12, 2019

Via: Business 2 Community

I sit with management teams discussing Sales Execution Discipline and the importance of a regular coaching and review cadence. Inevitably, during the discussion, one manager has the courage to say what everyone else is thinking: “How do I find the […]


Management, Proposal Management

Play Ball! Business Leadership Lessons from Baseball

April 25, 2019

Via: Business 2 Community

Business leadership can be exhausting. So take a break, and indulge and reflect on glorious memories of our National Pastime. It’s springtime in Chicagoland, and thoughts, at least on the north side, again turn toward the perpetual saga of the […]


Management, Proposal Management

How to Use Coaching to Increase Employee Retention

April 9, 2019

Via: Business 2 Community

If there’s one thing that today’s companies can agree upon, it’s that employee turnover is expensive. But the costs of replacing an employee go far beyond purely financial considerations. When an employee leaves, there are often knowledge gaps, remaining employees […]


Management, Proposal Management

How to Respond When Employees Ignore Feedback

March 6, 2019

Via: Business 2 Community

Don’t you get frustrated when you’ve told an employee a hundred times what you need them to do, or how they’re supposed to behave, yet it makes no difference? Or even worse, when the person tells you they understand, or […]