Author Archives: Coach Potatoes

What’s the problem with Mercedes sales people?

There are words that have historically been associated with  people who sell used cars – pushy, sleazy, arrogant, slippery, devious and generally willing to do and say anything to make a sale. A friend of mine, June, is currently going through the process … Continue reading

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5 quick wins to increase productivity

Want to increase productivity for you and your team? If you could achieve the following*, would you be interested? 3 times more creativity 31% higher productivity 23% fewer fatigue symptoms 37% greater sales 40% more likely to get a promotion … Continue reading

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Do you have a fear of Public Speaking?

Is your fear of public speaking holding you back? Do you wish you could overcome a fear of public speaking and talk eloquently and confidently to a group of people? Do you wish you could overcome a fear of public … Continue reading

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#Stayweird, stay different

I thought the advice from Graham Moore at the 2015 Oscars to #Stayweird was one of the most inspiring messages to emerge from the evening’s Oscar winning speeches. Moore who won the Oscar for Best Adapted Screenplay for The Imitation … Continue reading

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Setting goals – what’s on your boarding pass?

Setting goals for 2015 – you need a boarding pass to start your journey. What’s your destination? “The greater danger for most of us isn’t that our aim is too high and miss it, but that it is too low … Continue reading

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The woman who wants to get Lord Sugar into tights

Did you know there’s a woman who wants to get Lord Sugar into tights in the final of the 2014 season of The Apprentice? She’s up against Mark, the guy from down under, who has been this season’s top sales … Continue reading

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