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6+ The About page on your website is not just about you. It’s about the reader and how he or she can quickly ascertain the value of what you’re offering. If you’re like most people, you set up your “About page” of your website once in the beginning and then never really go back to […]
7+ When you qualify prospects, you’ll better manage your time. You’ll also increase sales. When you stop calling on people who aren’t going to buy, you’ll no longer waste time with those who are not interested in your products or services. This allows you to redirect those meeting minutes to people who are more likely […]
1+ When it comes to presentation tips, people want help fast. Most speaking coaches know how to get to the heart of the matter right away. But not all are good at conveying their ideas. Even fewer are good teachers. Watch how I get right to the point and almost instantly help an audience member […]
0 Testimonials are the way to go. Why? Because when you tell people how great you are it’s advertising. But when a third-party tells people how great you are, it’s the truth. Tweet This Endorsements and third-party testimonials are vital to business growth. In the old days, a person asked a satisfied customer to send a letter of […]
Our society has become more casual in the last decade, right?
The examples are numerous:
/Written and verbal language structure has been compromised. Spelling isn’t as important; auto-correct or bust! Complete sentences are a thing of the 🙂
/Formalities are mostly extraneous. Few people address others by “Mr.” or “Ms.” Information overload causes many of us to not bother responding to email. RSVP deadlines are a joke.
/Causal Friday has become Casual Every Day
But a gentleman is still a gentleman
Recently, I ran across a bit of prose that addresses a concept that should never flex and never change–the definition of a true gentleman. I’ve added some punctuation to the original text to make it more reader-friendly.