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056 – BAM! Power Clusters to Spark Sales with Julie Yusim

Julie_YusimEpisode 056 – Julie Yusim is the Executive Director of the Wilmette/Kenilworth Chamber of Commerce on Chicago’s North Shore. She recently returned to the helm after a six year stint as marketing director for Duxler Complete Auto Care, a family-owned chain of auto repair shops. Through her Chamber of Commerce and retail marketing experiences, Julie has fine-tuned her skills as a master networker and connector of strategic partners.

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Being an authentic “YOU” [3:15]
Power Partners defined [5:44]
3 Ways to find your Power Partners [8:26]
How to use Power Partner  relationships [9:06]
Power Partners and networking for sales [9:52]
Long term benefits of a Power Partnership [11:48]
Contents of the e-mail introduction [15:15]
All about listening [17:52]

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Julie’s genuine interest in people and her ability to truly listen has proven valuable all her life. She says it really helps with the “Know, Like, and Trust” factor and has given her access to information that truly helps move people forward in their business. [26:58]

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Return to Your Core: Priciples for a Purposeful and Respected Life by Jay C. Rifenbary

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About the author, Sue

With over 30 years of business development and marketing experience, I've been fortunate to work with hundreds of companies of all sizes. Their needs range from start-up guidelines to advanced business building strategies. As current founder and owner of The Ribbon Print Company, we continue to recognize the need for these services ... not just for our customers but for the gifting industry as a whole. That's where the inspiration began for the Gift Biz Unwrapped Podcast and Blog.

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