No matter how experienced a sales person you are, there will always be moments when you can use a few extra tricks in your sleeves. So, here is a list of seven "tricks" of sales that will help turn these tricky leads into customers.

The latest trends to explore in direct sales industry to make your business go further.

Not all dates are created equal. Some days and timeframes are much better for marketing or pushing your products. There are certain times of the year where people and businesses are far more likely to spend money or be interested in what you are offering.

Email marketing is a superb opportunity to earn yourself more customers and ensure that your company can make the most of their marketing efforts in general. Though that could be difficult, here are a few tips on how to put together a sales email that is optimized for results.

On the Leads to Growth podcast, Matthew discusses the various ways in which storytelling is vital to the sales process.

3 Easy Steps to Value Creation

How to Get Out of Your Own Way in Sales

Whether you are new to sales, a seasoned veteran, or managing a sales force you know that selling is as much an art as science. If you find you are discounting more than you should, look at the 'why behind your sales actions.' This is usually a case of buyer and seller not being on the same page when determining value.

If you want to be a successful sales manager or director, you will need to know how to motivate your sales team.

Geoff Woods, VP of 'The One Thing' discusses his ideas for how to take back control of your time and where to invest it.

Make this one change to your sales approach and forever be wealthier.

Meaghan Connell and AJ Yager of Metrics spoke about this topic during a recent Leads to Growth podcast. They helped the audience to see that data isn't really that intimidating. They also showed how data can be used strategically to improve business practices.