Skip Prichard is an accomplished CEO who has run global businesses ranging from the startup phase to mature businesses with over $1.5 Billion in revenue. He has spent decades studying leadership psychology and interviewing over 1,000 of the most successful people in the world. His extensive library is packed with personal development books from today to dating back hundreds of years.
When Bob and John David Mann announced that the title of their new book was going to be “The Go-Giver Influencer” several people emailed him to ask, “Is this about Influencer Marketing?” And, he didn’t really even understand what they meant. He’d heard the term but didn’t really know what it was because again, to him, pretty much everything involving another’s influence is Influencer Marketing. In this episode, Bob’s special guest is a woman who is truly an expert in Influencer Marketing.
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.”
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.