Category Archives: Personal Development

3 Reasons to be Hugely Grateful

3 Things to be Hugely Grateful For

Transcript: Hey guys it’s Ben Lai from Sales Ethos. Today I’m going to share with you three things that we should be hugely grateful for. Gratitude and optimism are key ingredients for highly effective sales people and entrepreneurs. So what I’m going to do is share with you three perspectives that will help you to […]

Pain is the Price of Progress

Pain is the Price for Progress

TRANSCRIPT: Hi guys, it’s Ben Lai from Sales Ethos. Today I’m going to share with you a couple of thoughts about the subject of pain. Now, we all experience it from time to time. But how we think about it, and how we handle that situation will determine whether or not that pain is productive […]

How to Build an Unshakable Character in Sales

How to Build an Unshakable Character in Sales

Transcript: Hi, it’s Ben Lai from Sales Ethos. Today we’re going to talk about how to build an unshakable character. The way that you see yourself will have a profound effect on your sales interactions. If you have a really strong self-image that is genuine and authentic, your credibility is just going to skyrocket. People […]

3 Predictors of Sales Success

3 Predictors of Sales Success

Transcript: Hi guys, it’s Ben Lai from Sales Ethos, thanks for joining us. Today I’m going to talk about the three top psychological predictors of sales success. If you’re a salesperson, work on these three areas so that you can improve your performance and the longevity of your career. If you’re a hiring manager, a […]

Why You Should Collaborate with Competitors

Why You Should Collaborate with Competitors

Sales Training for Entrepreneurs This is probably going to be the craziest advice you’ll hear all week… But yes, I’m recommending that you pick up the phone, call your direct competitors, and offer to buy them coffee. Before you commit me to Melbourne’s business coach mental hospital, here are a few personal examples for you […]

How to Increase Your Confidence Authentically

How to Increase Your Confidence Authentically

In my work coaching sales professionals and entrepreneurs, one challenge frequently arises – they lack confidence. If you are in the same boat, low confidence will prevent you from taking the necessary risks to be successful. This may take the form of sales calls or asking the closing question. Naturally, if you increase your confidence, […]

Overcome the Fear of Failure in Sales in 3 Steps

Overcome the Fear of Failure in Sales in 3 Steps

Sales Training for Entrepreneurs and Sales Professionals Your ability to overcome the fear of failure in your sales career will have a significant impact on your success. If left unchallenged, it will prevent you from making necessary sales calls (a.k.a. call reluctance). The fear of failure can cause anxiety during sales opportunities. Most importantly, it […]

3 Ways Sales Management Can Immediately Increase Sales Motivation

3 Ways to Immediately Increase Sales Motivation

Sales Management Training The ups and downs of sales can quickly decrease staff morale. After all, they face rejection and possible failure on a daily basis. It begs the question: What is the best way to increase sales motivation? According to Daniel Pink in his book Drive, the old answer of “carrots and sticks” for […]