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The best time to plant a tree is twenty years ago. The second best time is now.

Supposedly a Chinese proverb to make the point that, instead of regretting not having done something previously, we can always start doing it at anytime in life. Well reader, if you know what Dremur does and that I’m a career salesperson, it won’t surprise you that I can apply this quote to working in sales! Specifically to new business development and building a process that continually helps you and your

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Cold calling is NOT dead….yet.

The argument rages on in the sales world but maybe the time when ‘cold calling’ is dead isn’t that far off. For the purposes of this blog, the definition of ‘cold calling’ is using the telephone to call strangers without a pre-arranged appointment and initiating a sales conversation with the ultimate aim of that stranger becoming a customer of yours. Since 1998 when I got my 1st sales job booking

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How the recent discovery of 5000 new species in the depths of the Pacific Ocean is similar to the journey of creating a pipeline of potential new clients.

In a recent expedition commissioned ahead of some potential deep-sea mining, scientists discovered 5,000 new marine species in the Pacific Ocean and, of course, this blog has found a way to link it to some valuable lessons for entrepreneurs and business owners who need to grow their businesses by cultivating a steady stream of ideal clients. Much like the uncharted territories of the ocean, exploring untapped markets & discovering new

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