Bob Burg is coauthor of the International Bestseller, The Go-Giver, Go-Givers Sell More, The Go-Giver Leader, and The Go-Giver Influencer. He is author of the sales classic, Endless Referrals and Adversaries into Allies. The Go-Giver has been published in over 28 languages and has sold over 900,000 copies. To receive Bob's Influence & Success Insights via email, visit www.burg.com.

005 Influential Selling

Bob welcomes long-time mega-sales producer turned sales leader (now author and speaker) Jeff C. West. Bob first met Jeff a number of years ago when he spoke for Jeff’s large Aflac organization and since then they’ve been great friends and colleagues. According to Bob, “Not only is Jeff a person of ultra-high character and integrity, he’s one of the most knowledgeable sales professionals I’ve ever had the pleasure to work with.”

111 Friend of a Friend

When it comes to networking, is there both a micro and a macro aspect of it? We’ll look at that in our Thought of the Day. And in our interview segment, David Burkus joins us with a whole new perspective on what we think of networking and, yes, how you can take your network to a very macro level. That and more on today’s show.

110 Closing the Gap

From down and out to top of the world—I never get tired of hearing those awesome and inspiring stories. We’ll look at that in our Thought of the Day. And in our interview segment, we’ll hear from Sean O’Shea, who lived that very thing. We’ll hear just what he did to turn his life around. That and more on today’s show.

004 Influential Words

Phil Jones grew up in the United Kingdom and entered the world of business at the tender age of 14. With nothing more than a bucket and a sponge Bob Burg’s friend, Phil Jones, went from single-handedly washing cars on weekends to hiring a fleet of friends, resulting in him earning more than his teachers by the time he was 15. Soon after, at just 18, he was offered the role of Sales Manager at fashion retailer Debenhams—making him the youngest Sales Manager in the company’s history.