CEO of Smart Advantage, Inc. – Jaynie Smith was interviewed by Ric Bratton on This Week in America on August 2, 2016. Jaynie and Ric discussed key points from her bestselling book “Creating Competitive Advantage.” Jaynie shares some of her best practices on creating competitive advantage reiterating that it’s not what you sell, it’s how you sell it. Listen to this week’s broadcast and learn how to provide meaningful differentiation to your customers on that which your customers value.
Jaynie’s Radio Interview – WOWO 4/20/16
As an addition to Jaynies interview collection, Charly Butcher invited Jaynie to share her expertise with the listeners. Charly Butcher is a Fort Wayne morning-radio fixture, on the air, locally, for over 2 decades. As host of Fort Wayne’s Morning News, on this 50,000 watt station. Charly takes you through the morning’s Top News and Weather…
Affluent Magazine: Attracting and Retaining Good Salespeople: It’s Not About Them, It’s About the Company
I speak to CEO and executive groups nationwide and am continually told that their sales managers complain the sales staff wants them to “lower the price” so they can sell more. That is a common cry. However, when a company creates, measures and maintains strong competitive advantages that are most valued by the customer, that company will attract the very best salespeople and customers. It starts with strategic decisions and operational changes that make a difference.
The Motley Fool: 5 Companies That Know Why They’re Great
Matt Koppenheffer from The Motley Fool highlights Jaynie L. Smith’s book, Creating Competitive Advantage, in his article titled “5 Companies That Know Why They’re Great”. Matt goes on to feature 5 companies that he feels clearly and concisely articulates their competitive advantages to their customers.
WholeFoods Magazine: Do Businesses Know What Their Customers Want?
Research shows that 90% of businesses do not know what their customers want. In a world burdened with financial difficulties, American stores need to shape up.
Jaynie Smith on BS with Bob Schmidt: What are your competitive advantages?
Glean some helpful advice from the Jan 31 interview where Jaynie discusses many of the concepts from her best-selling book Creating Competitive Advantage. Get free chapters from Jaynie’s books that she mentioned in the interview. Creating Competitive Advantage | Relevant Selling.
Forbes.com: Align your sales strategy with customer values
Listen to the interview between Jaynie L. Smith and Jim Blasingame as they discuss the competitive advantages of delivering on values that are relevant to your customers.