I was honored to be interviewed for this great new book by Robert L. Shook and Barry Farber, Success Secrets of Sales Superstars.
Shook is one of America’s premier business writers. He is the author of 57 books. He has ghostwritten three New York Times #1 bestsellers. Prior to becoming a fulltime author, Shook spent 17 years in sales and sales management in the insurance industry.
Farber consults with corporations, professional athletes and entertainers helping them market their products and land more deals. He is the best-selling author of 12 books with over one million copies sold. Prior to starting Farber Training Systems Inc., he was a top sales rep and sales manager in the office products industry.
More on the book:
Everybody Sells. It doesn’t matter if you’re a novice, a practiced professional, or a high-powered CEO—your success depends on how well you sell your product, your service, your idea, yourself. Bestselling authors Robert L. Shook and Barry Farber present you with an unmatched advantage into the world of business and sales—the secrets, strategies, tactics, and insights of an elite group of industry leaders. Handpicked to cover the crucial aspects of successful selling, these high-profile CEOs and entrepreneurs each share a story from their rise to the top of their field, and reveal applicable lessons for always closing the sale (no matter what’s being sold).
Success Secrets of Sales Superstars offers a great collection of stories that are both engaging and memorable. Regardless of your industry or level of sales experience, you will find inspiration in this book. As Barry and Robert note – everybody sells.
-Isadore Sharp, Founder and Chairman, Four Seasons Hotels and Resorts
A picture paints a thousand words and a story paints the road map. Farber and Shook deliver a powerful message on how building relationships, adding value, listening and execution will change the way you sell and get results. Great read.
-Dimitrios Smyrnios, President, Nestlé Dreyer’s Ice Cream Company
I’ve always believed that the best sales strategy is to build relationships first and then do business. Barry Farber’s new book takes this concept to the next level with great stories from iconic business leaders that are insightful, often amusing and always relevant.
-Jim McCann, Founder and CEO, 1-800-FLOWERS.COM and Celebrations.com