Scott Burrows, Resilience and Adversity Keynote Speaker

Adversity is Not a Four-Letter Word   Several years ago, the Harvard Business Review ran an article entitled “How to Bounce Back from Adversity.” It is as important now as when it was first written a decade ago. One of my favorite passages rings true to me now, more than ever: “Even for the less…

Scott Burrows, Pharmaceutical Sales Speaker

Staying at Home Doesn’t Mean Stuck at Home   In my work as a motivational pharmaceutical sales speaker, one of the most often asked questions I hear these days is, “With all of this social distancing stuff, I’m stuck at home. How can I do my job?” The answer is that the challenge isn’t one…

Scott Burrows, Virtual Sales Team Motivational Speaker

The Most Important Member of Your Sales Team? Hint: It Isn’t You.   As a virtual sales team motivational speaker, I know how tough its been in what I call “The Time of COVID.” The good news is that for the most part, business has adapted. McKinsey & Company, the international management consulting firm, has…

Scott Burrows, Medical Device Sales Speaker on Managing Change

Medical Device Sales Customers Need You, Are You Determined to ‘See’ Them?   How is your Medical Device Sales team managing change in these times of COVID-19? Are you succeeding or have you given up? Your customers need you more than ever, are you determined to see them? Or have you written them off? “But…

Scott Burrows, Safety Change Management Speaker

Change is Everywhere, But Nothing Has Changed About Staying Safe   As a virtual safety change management speaker, I know that in these uncertain times, nothing is more important than staying safe on the job. Unfortunately, because of stretched resources, layoffs and communications in the “new normal,” staying safe is harder than ever. I’m not…

Scott Burrows, Corporate Sales, Change Management Speaker

When Everything is Changing, What Should Stay the Same?   If you perform any corporate sales function, I don’t have to tell you that in the pandemic everything has changed. As a former corporate sales person myself, I valued meeting face-to-face with my clients. That is currently not possible. Sales people have had to re-focus…

Scott Burrows, Motivational Insurance Sales Speaker

Insurance Industry Change: Virtually as Hard as You Make It   As a motivational insurance sales speaker and former member of the Million Dollar Round Table, I know that selling insurance is easily one of the world’s most intensive, public facing sales jobs. Though products vary from company to company, the most important product you…

Scott Burrows, Motivational Speaker on Resilience and Grit

In Sales, Some Things Change; Resilience Doesn’t   As a motivational speaker on resilience and grit, I know that of the many qualities a salesperson needs, resilience – and the daily grit to remain resilient – are never mentioned enough. Perhaps it’s because resilience, the skill of being flexible, isn’t thought of as being cool.…

Scott Burrows, Inspirational Customer Service Speaker

Customer Service Opportunities Win Customers for Life   As a motivational customer service speaker, I’ve based keynote speeches on important lessons I first learned in the insurance and financial services industry, and later as a co-owner of an international export company. Customer service means we must always be prepared to go above and beyond the…