It's no surprise that the title of this article caught my eye. Slimy? Sales is a four letter word? Isn't that slightly dramatic? Why is it a bad thing to be persuasive and easy to agree with? It's not! And, we're all pitching something something so get with the program. This one is short and sweet with some good reminders.
Leaders are selling their ideas to the board, their staff and the community. Employees are selling their skills and knowledge to their employers. Parents are selling broccoli and bedtime to their kids. And if you’re looking for a significant other, admit it, you are selling your attributes and personality to that special someone.