Operational Basics

Module

This is a module for managers that want to improve productivity and decrease the amount of time they spend on inventory variance problems, accounts receivable issues, unhappy customers due to errors, and the many time consuming events due to mistakes.

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e-learning videos available now on all of Jim's material

Friday, February 15, 2019

Production is completed and the e-learning modules are available!  They present material from the Business Skills and Leadership training Workshop, as well as powerful modules on AIM ARM and ENGAGE from the book Cracking Accounts.   Access them at https://www.jimambroseworkshops.school/.

 

Webinar series

Monday, February 11, 2019

Client-specific webinars on Selling and Sales Management following the principles in Cracking Accounts provide tools and techniques to help salespeople close orders, find new opportunities, gain market share, be more productive, and crack new accounts.

Jim presents a powerful, fast-paced webinar that provides the thinking and tools to insure sustainability and net speed operations in wholesale distribution.

Watch his UTube video on Cracking Accounts: http://youtu.be/32YflTJYQhU 

Webinars and Workshops on Branch Managers' Leadership and Business Skills are customized to bring the client company-specific training and tool kits.  

Call (315.430.5631) or email Jim (jim@jimambroseworkshops.com) to learn more about Workshops or Webinars for your business or organization.

 

Cracking Accounts books available

Wednesday, February 6, 2019

Get your copy today!
Jim Ambrose's book, Cracking Accounts, is a how-to selling tool kit for the wholesale distribution salesperson. Over three years of research and analysis (and a lifetime of real-world experience) went into creating a simple-to-understand book that will help you execute daily habits to crack accounts.  Cracking Accounts is a successful selling tool for many companies.  This book, available in both English and French, will improve sales productivity and morale, and win the right customers!

Wholesale Excellence Coach

Monday, February 4, 2019

Jim offers a service to provide hands-on coaching for branch turn-arounds, profitability improvements, and sales and sales management development.  Be sure to contact Jim to discuss your needs and ideas where he may be able to help your business: 315.430.5631 or jim@jimambroseworkshops.com.

 

UPDATED 5 Fundamentals for the Wholesale Distribution Branch Manager

Wednesday, January 30, 2019

Five Fundamentals 10th Anniversary Edition of the best selling book in the industry is now published!  This second edition for the NAW Institute for Distribution Excellence is filled with important guidance for the wholesale distribution manager.  Here is the link to purchase it:  http://www.naw.org/5fundbranchmgr

Leadership Training Workshops

Monday, January 28, 2019

Very productive workshops have been presented across the U.S. and Canada.

Business Skills and Leadership Training Workshops include analysis of financial data, profit leaks, and distribution business accounting, then progress into think-and-do presentations on leadership communication and effectiveness, team building and problem solving with real-world branch issues.  A working session helps the manager create a Vision for the business while presenting tools and techniques to engage the people of the branch to achieve it.   Call Jim for more information about his Workshop: (315)430-5631.

Cracking Accounts Workshop

Friday, January 25, 2019

Jim has revised the 2-Day Workshop on Business Skills and Leadership Training to include AIM ARM and ENGAGE modules featured in Cracking Accounts. The book, Cracking Accounts, is included for all attendees.  Contact Jim at 315.430.5631 or jim@jimambroseworkshops.com about booking his Workshop.  It will: improve your communication habits, show you how to get critical market data, provide helpful tool kits, identify the right customers to "crack," and much more. The workshop is open to: wholesale distributors, branch & regional managers, supply chain managers, financial managers, inside/outside salespersons, and manufacturers.