I was wrong!
"Be willing to listen to others and be teachable;
You're not right about everything... nobody is"
Okay! So, I was wrong!
Not always easy to admit is it? But, sometimes the only thing to do is admit it and immerse yourself in learning from it.
You see I began my 'quest' (in February 2014) to learn how to understand the intricacies of harnessing the power of social media to help me build my new business when we moved to Scotland. Since then I have been open to learning about and mastering so many new and previously unexpected tactics and skills. But having previously trained in 'sales', and done MLM back in the 1980's, in some pretty regimented systems, I was very clear from the start on my quest that I wasn't going to spend my time and money working with, or listening to, the people that talked to me about Sales and Marketing 'Machines'.
For me the phrase 'Sales Machine' transported me straight back to the 1980's and to those people who valued the 'sale' above...