10 Mottos For Being Your Best – Circa 1937

In 1937, Paul W. Ivey released a second edition of his book, Salesmanship Applied. Chapter 6 is one of my favorites from my collection of books from 75+ years ago. Want to be the best version of you? Instead of recreating the wheel on these ideas, let’s turn the clock back 87 years.

We spend so much time on sales methodologies and techniques to be better – but how about building up the value in ourselves?  Ivey nails it with these ten…

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The Transparent Sales Leader – my newest book which includes a number of quotes and lessons from sales’ past.
The Transparency Sale – the first book, (ironically) named one of the top 100 sales books of all time.