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Relationship Economics with David Nour: Episode 143 of The Action Catalyst Podcast
Episode 14325th May 2016 • The Action Catalyst • Southwestern Family of Companies
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David Nour is a growth strategist and the thought leader on Relationship Economics® – the quantifiable value of business relationships. In a global economy that is becoming increasingly disconnected, The Nour Group, Inc. has attracted consulting engagements from over 100 marquee organizations in driving unprecedented growth through unique return on their strategic relationships. David has pioneered the phenomenon that relationships are the greatest off balance sheet asset any organization possesses, large and small, public and private. He annually delivers 50 global keynotes on business relationships, social & mobile disruptive technologies, and adaptive innovation at leading industry association conferences, corporate meetings, and academic forums. The Nour Group’s sample clients include: Amerinet, American Society of Association Executives (ASAE), Assurant Solutions, Chubb Insurance, Cisco Systems, Deloitte Consulting, Delta Dental, Disney, Equifax, Emory University, General Reinsurance, Hilton Worldwide, HP, IBM, InfoComm International, KPMG, Novelis, and UBM. Show Highlights: There is a systematic disciplined process to become more intentional in the relationships you chose to invest in. @davidnourAn average individual can actively manage about 100-150 relationships. Which people do you focus the most on? @davidnourWhy networking doesn't work well: there's no purpose, goal, or plan. @davidnourRelationships are not a stand alone concept. We build relationships to get things done. @davidnourThree types of relationships: personal, functional, and strategic. @davidnourBuild strategic relationships to help you get where you want to go and accomplish your goals. @davidnourWrite down your goals. Now think of the people that can help you accomplish those goals. @davidnourOne of the most undervalued assets is our portfolio relationships. @davidnourWe do a terrible job at keeping up with the contacts and relationships we already have. @davidnourYou can't improve something you don't measure. @davidnourFocus on the relationships that are the most relevant to your business goals and objectives. @davidnour The Action Catalyst is a weekly podcast hosted by Dan Moore, President of Southwestern Advantage, the oldest direct-sales company in America, and Partner with Southwestern Consulting. With more than 45 years in sales leadership and marketing management, Dan has a wealth of knowledge to share on how to make better use of time to achieve life, sales, and other business goals. Each week, he interviews some of the nation’s top thought leaders and experts, sharing meaningful tips and advice. Subscribe on iTunes and please leave a rating and review!