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How To Outfox and Outwork Your Competitors (This Summer and All Year Round)

May 24th, 2019

It’s no secret that many a sales rep slacks over the summer time. Not you, right? And when I say “slack” I’m not talking about taking some time to vacation and enjoy the…

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Paul Castain is the Vice President of Sales Development for Consolidated Graphics where he oversees the training and development of 700 sales Jedis.

Prior to working for Consolidated Graphics. Paul was the Director Of Corporate Solutions Sales for Dale Carnegie & Associates and the owner of two successful businesses.

Over the last 27 years, Paul has trained and mentored over 3,000 sales professionals, written sales training content for several Fortune 500 companies and is the author of Castain’s Sales Playbook (which just won a Sales Pop award for best sales website).

How To Outfox and Outwork Your Competitors (This Summer and All Year Round)

May 24th, 2019

It’s no secret that many a sales rep slacks over the summer time. Not you, right? And when I say “slack” I’m not talking about taking some time to vacation and enjoy the…

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Paul Castain is the Vice President of Sales Development for Consolidated Graphics where he oversees the training and development of 700 sales Jedis.

Prior to working for Consolidated Graphics. Paul was the Director Of Corporate Solutions Sales for Dale Carnegie & Associates and the owner of two successful businesses.

Over the last 27 years, Paul has trained and mentored over 3,000 sales professionals, written sales training content for several Fortune 500 companies and is the author of Castain’s Sales Playbook (which just won a Sales Pop award for best sales website).

Today Will Be A Bad Day For Many Sales Reps!

May 24th, 2019

Today (May 24th, 2019) is going to be a bad day for many sales reps in the U.S.! Why? Because it’s the Friday BEFORE a holiday weekend and many reps will “mentally check out” today….

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Paul Castain is the Vice President of Sales Development for Consolidated Graphics where he oversees the training and development of 700 sales Jedis.

Prior to working for Consolidated Graphics. Paul was the Director Of Corporate Solutions Sales for Dale Carnegie & Associates and the owner of two successful businesses.

Over the last 27 years, Paul has trained and mentored over 3,000 sales professionals, written sales training content for several Fortune 500 companies and is the author of Castain’s Sales Playbook (which just won a Sales Pop award for best sales website).

Today Will Be A Bad Day For Many Sales Reps!

May 24th, 2019

Today (May 24th, 2019) is going to be a bad day for many sales reps in the U.S.! Why? Because it’s the Friday BEFORE a holiday weekend and many reps will “mentally check out” today….

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Go to Sales Playbook
Paul Castain is the Vice President of Sales Development for Consolidated Graphics where he oversees the training and development of 700 sales Jedis.

Prior to working for Consolidated Graphics. Paul was the Director Of Corporate Solutions Sales for Dale Carnegie & Associates and the owner of two successful businesses.

Over the last 27 years, Paul has trained and mentored over 3,000 sales professionals, written sales training content for several Fortune 500 companies and is the author of Castain’s Sales Playbook (which just won a Sales Pop award for best sales website).

Here’s How You Can Turn “Send Me Your Information” Into An Opportunity!

May 14th, 2019

You call a potential client and they give you the old “send me your info” thing. While there are lots of posts that offer cute comebacks and how to “handle” these types of…

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Paul Castain is the Vice President of Sales Development for Consolidated Graphics where he oversees the training and development of 700 sales Jedis.

Prior to working for Consolidated Graphics. Paul was the Director Of Corporate Solutions Sales for Dale Carnegie & Associates and the owner of two successful businesses.

Over the last 27 years, Paul has trained and mentored over 3,000 sales professionals, written sales training content for several Fortune 500 companies and is the author of Castain’s Sales Playbook (which just won a Sales Pop award for best sales website).

It’s Time To WARM Up Your Cold Calls and Cold Emails!

May 9th, 2019

Most sales reps weren’t properly trained to leverage the phone. They know they’re supposed to research but don’t know WHAT they should be looking for.There are also those who spend either no time…

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Paul Castain is the Vice President of Sales Development for Consolidated Graphics where he oversees the training and development of 700 sales Jedis.

Prior to working for Consolidated Graphics. Paul was the Director Of Corporate Solutions Sales for Dale Carnegie & Associates and the owner of two successful businesses.

Over the last 27 years, Paul has trained and mentored over 3,000 sales professionals, written sales training content for several Fortune 500 companies and is the author of Castain’s Sales Playbook (which just won a Sales Pop award for best sales website).

Are You Making These Referral Mistakes?

April 30th, 2019

There are some serious mistakes many sales reps make when it comes to referrals and they’re losing a ton of opportunities as a result! On this week’s episode of The Sales Playbook

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Paul Castain is the Vice President of Sales Development for Consolidated Graphics where he oversees the training and development of 700 sales Jedis.

Prior to working for Consolidated Graphics. Paul was the Director Of Corporate Solutions Sales for Dale Carnegie & Associates and the owner of two successful businesses.

Over the last 27 years, Paul has trained and mentored over 3,000 sales professionals, written sales training content for several Fortune 500 companies and is the author of Castain’s Sales Playbook (which just won a Sales Pop award for best sales website).

Are You Making These Referral Mistakes?

April 30th, 2019

There are some serious mistakes many sales reps make when it comes to referrals and they’re losing a ton of opportunities as a result! On this week’s episode of The Sales Playbook

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Go to Sales Playbook
Paul Castain is the Vice President of Sales Development for Consolidated Graphics where he oversees the training and development of 700 sales Jedis.

Prior to working for Consolidated Graphics. Paul was the Director Of Corporate Solutions Sales for Dale Carnegie & Associates and the owner of two successful businesses.

Over the last 27 years, Paul has trained and mentored over 3,000 sales professionals, written sales training content for several Fortune 500 companies and is the author of Castain’s Sales Playbook (which just won a Sales Pop award for best sales website).

Why You Need To Move Beyond The Phone and Email When You Prospect

April 22nd, 2019

The average sales person clings too tightly to phone and email while; Neglecting additional forms of outreach. In this week’s episode of The Sales Playbook Podcast, we explore several reasons…

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Go to Sales Playbook
Paul Castain is the Vice President of Sales Development for Consolidated Graphics where he oversees the training and development of 700 sales Jedis.

Prior to working for Consolidated Graphics. Paul was the Director Of Corporate Solutions Sales for Dale Carnegie & Associates and the owner of two successful businesses.

Over the last 27 years, Paul has trained and mentored over 3,000 sales professionals, written sales training content for several Fortune 500 companies and is the author of Castain’s Sales Playbook (which just won a Sales Pop award for best sales website).

Why You Need To Move Beyond The Phone and Email When You Prospect

April 22nd, 2019

The average sales person clings too tightly to phone and email while; Neglecting additional forms of outreach. In this week’s episode of The Sales Playbook Podcast, we explore several reasons…

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Go to Sales Playbook
Paul Castain is the Vice President of Sales Development for Consolidated Graphics where he oversees the training and development of 700 sales Jedis.

Prior to working for Consolidated Graphics. Paul was the Director Of Corporate Solutions Sales for Dale Carnegie & Associates and the owner of two successful businesses.

Over the last 27 years, Paul has trained and mentored over 3,000 sales professionals, written sales training content for several Fortune 500 companies and is the author of Castain’s Sales Playbook (which just won a Sales Pop award for best sales website).

12 Resources To Help You Crush Your Second Quarter Sales Goals

April 18th, 2019

When it comes to your sales efforts; Please don’t wait until you have that “Oh sh*t” moment, at year end, to realize that a few changes might be in order! Here are a few resources…

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Go to Sales Playbook
Paul Castain is the Vice President of Sales Development for Consolidated Graphics where he oversees the training and development of 700 sales Jedis.

Prior to working for Consolidated Graphics. Paul was the Director Of Corporate Solutions Sales for Dale Carnegie & Associates and the owner of two successful businesses.

Over the last 27 years, Paul has trained and mentored over 3,000 sales professionals, written sales training content for several Fortune 500 companies and is the author of Castain’s Sales Playbook (which just won a Sales Pop award for best sales website).

12 Resources To Help You Crush Your Second Quarter Sales Goals

April 18th, 2019

When it comes to your sales efforts; Please don’t wait until you have that “Oh sh*t” moment, at year end, to realize that a few changes might be in order! Here are a few resources…

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Go to Sales Playbook
Paul Castain is the Vice President of Sales Development for Consolidated Graphics where he oversees the training and development of 700 sales Jedis.

Prior to working for Consolidated Graphics. Paul was the Director Of Corporate Solutions Sales for Dale Carnegie & Associates and the owner of two successful businesses.

Over the last 27 years, Paul has trained and mentored over 3,000 sales professionals, written sales training content for several Fortune 500 companies and is the author of Castain’s Sales Playbook (which just won a Sales Pop award for best sales website).

12 Resources To Help You Crush Your Second Quarter Sales Goals

April 18th, 2019

When it comes to your sales efforts; Please don’t wait until you have that “Oh sh*t” moment, at year end, to realize that a few changes might be in order! Here are a few resources…

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Go to Sales Playbook
Paul Castain is the Vice President of Sales Development for Consolidated Graphics where he oversees the training and development of 700 sales Jedis.

Prior to working for Consolidated Graphics. Paul was the Director Of Corporate Solutions Sales for Dale Carnegie & Associates and the owner of two successful businesses.

Over the last 27 years, Paul has trained and mentored over 3,000 sales professionals, written sales training content for several Fortune 500 companies and is the author of Castain’s Sales Playbook (which just won a Sales Pop award for best sales website).

2 Prospecting Tactics Your Competitors Probably AREN’T Utilizing

April 10th, 2019

Here’s the sad reality of prospecting; You are forgotten about the moment your potential client hangs up that phone Sucks, right? In this week’s episode of the Sales Playbook Podcast, we…

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Go to Sales Playbook
Paul Castain is the Vice President of Sales Development for Consolidated Graphics where he oversees the training and development of 700 sales Jedis.

Prior to working for Consolidated Graphics. Paul was the Director Of Corporate Solutions Sales for Dale Carnegie & Associates and the owner of two successful businesses.

Over the last 27 years, Paul has trained and mentored over 3,000 sales professionals, written sales training content for several Fortune 500 companies and is the author of Castain’s Sales Playbook (which just won a Sales Pop award for best sales website).

2 Prospecting Tactics Your Competitors Probably AREN’T Utilizing

April 10th, 2019

Here’s the sad reality of prospecting; You are forgotten about the moment your potential client hangs up that phone Sucks, right? In this week’s episode of the Sales Playbook Podcast, we…

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Go to Sales Playbook
Paul Castain is the Vice President of Sales Development for Consolidated Graphics where he oversees the training and development of 700 sales Jedis.

Prior to working for Consolidated Graphics. Paul was the Director Of Corporate Solutions Sales for Dale Carnegie & Associates and the owner of two successful businesses.

Over the last 27 years, Paul has trained and mentored over 3,000 sales professionals, written sales training content for several Fortune 500 companies and is the author of Castain’s Sales Playbook (which just won a Sales Pop award for best sales website).