Your Next $1,000,000

I know salespeople who’ve been selling cars 20 years, and are still just waiting until something better comes along. They haven’t made a commitment or learned enough about selling to start earning big bucks. What a waste of 20 years. A Million Dollar Decision In my book, “Goal Setting for Salespeople”, I remind everyone that …

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Imagine a different future and bigger paycheck

If you want to sell & earn more, imagine what you could learn in our 3 sales classes! There’s so much to learn about “selling” that we have 3 completely different 2-Day Workshops: ‘How To Sell A Car’ … on core selling skills and the sales process to double your average production now ‘Advanced Closing …

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And the winner is…ATTITUDE

Every book on selling or success begins with the importance of having a great attitude. The catch is that there are a lot of people with a great attitude who still fail more often than not. The key is understanding that more success isn’t just about having a great attitude. Consistently achieving more success – …

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“What Can I Earn?”

You’ll earn what you’re worth. I said that the other day and a guy said, “That’s a cop-out answer.” Not really, if you’re working on commission, or even if you’re on a salary of some kind, there’s always that volume or gross bonus. Whether you’re in management, sales, service, BDC or any other department; when …

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What Would Happen If You Make Improving Your Priority?

The year is young. What can happen in 2016, if you make improving your priority? If you develop better selling skills… A great example from a veteran in sales… “I’ve been in the car business 26 years, and I’ve attended Joe’s Sales and Closing & Negotiating Workshops, and we have JVTN® in our dealership. Last …

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They Just Closed Themselves

“They closed themselves!” “My name is Doug Henke and I have a story to share… I had a couple come in with their college bound daughter, who would be driving some 400 miles to college soon. They wanted a safe car, and one with few bells and whistles. I used the selling skills I learned on …

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Joe Verde Summer Workshop Series Announced

Joe Verde Sales and Management Training, Inc., today announced the dates of its summer training workshop series. Five separate auto sales training workshops are being offered at various locations throughout the U.S. and Canada. “Team Leadership” For Retail Sales Managers: How to Double Your Net Profit is a management education-focused workshop held over two days. …

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It’s All About ‘Choice’

Fact: You either choose to develop the habit of continually getting better (in sales & in life) or you choose to develop the habit of making excuses to justify everything you don’t do (in sales & in life). There are certainly things ‘out of your control’ that cause you to lose a sale, like their …

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Turn Info Into Skills

A few years ago, I wanted to play golf. I bought clubs and videos on how to do everything from drive to putt. I watched every video and learned what I needed to do to become a good golfer. Quick question on that – how many skills did I develop watching those videos? Right – …

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Keep Your Promises

Want to end up with ‘heat’ from a customer? About the quickest way to do that is to promise them something you can’t guarantee. I know it sounds crazy, but if you say you’re going to do something, customers actually expect it. Telling them later, “I thought they’d put new tires on it, but they …

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From 6.5 To 20 Units In Only 5 Months!

“From 6.5 to 20 units per month in just 5 months with Joe’s training!” “I have been in the car business for 5 months, thanks to Joe Verde and JVTN®, I am the top salesperson in my store! Having never sold a car before, I was so lucky to be at a dealership that offered real training. …

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Are some salespeople just ‘naturals’?

Wouldn’t it be great if you’d been born with a natural talent for selling lots of cars?  Wouldn’t selling cars be a piece of cake if you’d been blessed with more of that charisma and had won the golden tongue award so many of the “naturals” in our business seem to have? Some salespeople just …

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It’s Not Rocket Science – It’s Common Sense

Have you ever heard, “Your first few seconds and your first few words will make or break your sale.”…? Most salespeople in our business can’t understand how a sale that normally takes a couple of hours can be so affected by the first twenty seconds or so. Your first few seconds: This would be that …

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Ask ‘GOOD’ Questions!

Getting customers comfortable with you as quickly as possible is important because the sooner they feel comfortable, the closer you get to making the sale. That’s why building rapport is so important and why you have to learn how to ask good questions that cause people to open up and talk to you more. The …

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Your Career Development For 2013…

2013 Will Be Great…If you haven’t already, then let’s start working on YOU now so you can have your best year ever. Without getting bogged down in the numbers that go with the categories below, in real life, based on your unit sales and income are you… Terrible At Selling A Below Average Salesperson An …

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Handling “Price” Objections Sales Course Released

 A new course entitled “Price” is now offered to subscribers on the Joe Verde Training Network® (JVTN®).  This targeted online training series gives managers and salespeople the skills to handle tough price questions, close more deals, and negotiate with a better set of selling tools. “A good deal is a feeling – not a number,” said …

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Double Your Income!

“I doubled my income after your Closing Workshop!” “After attending your Closing workshop I was on fire. I went from selling 10 units a month to 15 the next month and doubled my earnings! I learned how to stay off price, slow down the sale, build value in myself, the product, and the dealership. Thanks …

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