All posts by: Tom Abbott

About Tom Abbott

Tom Abbott is the author of 'The SOHO Solution' and 'Social Selling' and the creator of the online sales training platform SOCO Academy. Sales leaders engage Tom for his proven solutions to building high performance sales teams that exceed targets and for motivational keynotes that energise their audiences.

I had a chat with clients Cynthia and Tommy from AltCoin Fantasy to discuss hiring and managing remote workers. While I have a remote sales rep in Vancouver, Canada for a different business of mine, their entire team is spread out around the world. In this video we discuss what to look for when hiring […]

So you want to build your LinkedIn connections? Whether you’re looking for potential clients, new employees or a new employer, building your LinkedIn connections can be a very valuable asset. When done correctly, with the right amount of effort, you can quickly go from hundreds to thousands of connections in just a couple of months. […]

I met up with my friend fellow keynote speaker and an advocate of human connection Simone Heng to discuss why human connection is so important right now. In this video we discuss how human connection can make an impact on your life and others, why human connection is important for sales professionals, how to tell […]

I get asked this all the time from sales leaders I work with: how do I motivate my team? They tell me the team seems demoralised and some of them might be looking for new jobs. What can I do? I tell them to start by focusing on why their team and the company are […]