- Proactively fight loneliness
- Change your response to failure
- Protect your self-esteem
- Battle your negative thinking
There’s a LOT sales team can learn from the following famous TED talk by Guy Winch. Sales teams can do a much better equipped in their jobs by improving their emotional hygiene. Specifically Guy cites four areas to improve upon:
Running a profitable agency business has only gotten harder in recent years. Most large agencies routinely downsize every 4th quarter, just to balance for the lost margins. The business model has been under attack for some time now with loss of AOR business, the move away from long term Retainers to shorter fixed bid or T&M projects, fragmenting client relationships, and the worst of all - the decline in productions fees. Per a recent 4As survey, the average length of a client/agency relationship in the 1990s was 8 years -- but now, it's 3-years (if that). Coping with this new business model is making agency execs heads spin. The top three concerns I routinely hear from agency execs are:
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