We need to talk.
If you’ve ever received a text with these 4 words, you will know the anxiety dread that ensues.
What have I done? Am I in trouble? (Are they breaking up with me?)
Immediately you enter panic mode. That fight or flight response within you is already busy putting up walls and your mind is rehearsing what you will say to defend yourself during the personal attack you’re envisioning.
But… how can you be so sure this person isn’t just reaching out to rave about the latest box office hit because you share their taste in movies?
To assume is human. It’s completely natural and even helpful in cases where self-defense is concerned.
But how often have incorrect assumptions negatively impacted the way you interact with those around us?
Consider the effect these assumptions have on the sales process – Is it possible they’re limiting your ability to listen and effectively engage with potential clients or customers?
In this week’s video, I dive into the role that assumptions play in the sales process.
Tune in as I share:
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