SELL LIKE A WOMAN
Sue Barrett, Barrett
Stamford Plaza Melbourne
111 Little Collins Street
Sell Like A Woman
Sue Barrett has been researching and interviewing highly successful sales women in Australia about what makes them highly successful and why they are businesses' best kept secret until now. Reporting on her research and international studies hear how women sell, why they are outselling men and what we can learn from them. This is not a feminist manifesto, nor anti men instead Sue is taking the the best of both genders pointing out the interesting shift in sales dynamics and what we all need to do to be successful in sales careers. Sue will be launching her Sell Like A Woman book in 2011.
Sue Barrett has a unique way of getting to the heart of the matter- she combines extensive knowledge, research, insight, and practical experience with a deep sense of compassion for all people to bring forth a more enlightened way of thinking and participating in the world. This makes her stand out from the usual crowd of existing business speakers. She believes that everyone lives by selling something and that all of us, no matter our background, can achieve excellence through purposeful action. Her ability to distil complex ideas and relate them to life's everyday challenges and opportunities has audience members leaving with a stronger understanding of 'self' and how they can begin to achieve excellence through purposeful action.
Sue is best known for her work in illuminating and defining the elusive qualities that make for highly successful sales people and helping businesses build high performing, profitable, sales teams. She has developed a unique position in the market place with IP specifically in the Australian Sales Competency space. Sue is a knowledge leader in her field and one of the few female voices commenting on sales today. She is lead sales writer for smartcompany.com.au and has developed a growing, loyal readership since February 2007. Her weekly articles are some of the most widely read on Smartcompany with other publications seeking to publish her work. Sue launched her own business in 1995 after holding senior positions with a leading consultancy and recruitment company. Sue practices as a business advisor, public speaking, consultant, interviewer, facilitator/trainer, coach and writer.
Media organisations that have interviewed Sue include The Australian Financial Review, The Herald Sun, The Age, The Australian, Qantas in-flight audio, BRW, ANZ Running My Own Business, and smartcompany.com.au. Sue has two young sons with her partner Jobst, is a competitive swimmer, enjoys painting and performing in musical theatre, and is a keen practitioner of yoga and meditation.
Organisations that have booked Sue for speaking engagements include VECCI, ABN, Bayside Women's Network, WIMBN, IR Conferences Australia, Monash University, Australian Institute of Company Directors, Networx, BRW Victorian State Library Business Seminars, Glen Eira City Council Business Women's Network, Telstra, AIM, Hudson Successful Women Series, IABC (International Association of Business Communicators), CEO Institute, Victorian Institute of Sport, The Executive Connection (TEC), Regional Executive Group, and numerous City Councils including the Cities of Monash, Casey, Cardinia, Maroondah & Glen Eira.
Rates (early bird rate concludes 12/04/2011)
Member - $125.00 early bird, $135.00 regular
Non Member - $185.00 early bird, $192.00 regular