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You are constantly striving to improve.  You are looking for practical tips you can apply to your daily work that will impact your performance.  You are looking for advice from professionals who do the work. You want to engage with professionals who have been in your shoes.

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Topics discussed - Revenue Operations, Customer Success, Goal Setting & Execution, Mindset, Performance, B2B Sales, Sales Training, Product Market Fit, Growth, Hiring, Recruitment, Sales Process, Business Acumen, Startups, Leadership.

May 12, 2020

In this episode, Mike and Jody discuss bad practices and offer some tips on how to avoid implementing them in your business processes. 

Questions Answered:

  • How do we know if we have a bad practice?
  • How do we avoid bad practices?
  • What is the first step to take in avoiding them?

Key Takeaways:

  • It is important to have an actual discussion with your customer.
  • Ask, “Is this thing that I am doing better for me, better for the customer or mutually beneficial?”
  • Leverage feedback loops, test, listen and adjust
  • Start where the customer engages. Start at the beginning.
  • The process should be good and comfortable for the customer. Give first.

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