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What is one question you can ask to eliminate price as an objection and open up an opportunity?

By Gregory Ferrett Welcome to Monday The most commonly asked question by business owners and sales people is “How can I remove price as an objection?” I was standing in the supermarket aisle last week and noticed a young man … Continue reading

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You may be talking but what you are saying may be very different to what the other person is hearing

By Gregory Ferrett Welcome to Monday In physics there are a number of basic laws that can never be broken. One of these laws is Newtons Third Law of Motion “For every action there is an equal and opposite reaction.” … Continue reading

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Can procrastination save you, your career and your life from being unproductive?

By Gregory Ferrett Welcome to Monday Procrastination is the art or putting off or delaying important actions to a later time. This is a close relation to, and often at odds with, the emotional need to have something useful to … Continue reading

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Why do people really like you and do business with you?

By Gregory Ferrett Welcome to Monday Current research tells us the average person thinks about themselves, and how the world impacts them as an individual, almost every minute they are awake.  Their brain is constantly monitoring the environment alert to … Continue reading

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Are you making room for success?

By Gregory Ferrett Welcome to Monday It is 2AM and I can’t sleep. My mind is racing with ideas! Why is it the best ideas come in the middle of the night? Every night I spend time writing my ‘six … Continue reading

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Is High Energy Enough in Business and Sales?

By Gregory Ferrett Welcome to Monday I was breaking up some concrete over the weekend. I was enthusiastic and very positive about the job for ten minutes or so and stopped for a moment. I looked at the whole job … Continue reading

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Can You or Can’t You? The evidence is in and the choice is up to you.

By Gregory Ferrett Welcome to Monday Usain Bolt was the talk of the London Olympics and with his world record and number of gold medals he is a deserved sporting hero. While I appreciated his win, I observed something which … Continue reading

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Can Work and Life be One Big Party?

By Gregory Ferrett Welcome to Monday I turned up at a function a few weeks ago and offered the standard fare of cheese, dips and a drink. The atmosphere was dry with little conversation. I was surprised as it was … Continue reading

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Intrinsic and Extrinsic Motivation – why do they work against each other and which works better?

By Gregory Ferrett Welcome to Monday Like everyone else I have followed the litany of disasters unfolding in various parts of the world. I was reading the newspaper the day after the Christchurch earthquake and as I read article after … Continue reading

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The 5 Biggest Dangers of Christmas Networking?

By Gregory Ferrett Welcome to Monday I have attended many end of year functions and observed some unusual behaviour. It is at these functions where the best and worst of a persons character can be on display. Faye Hollands, an … Continue reading

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