Founded in 2013 by Amy Parvaneh, and based in Newport Beach, CA, Select Advisors Institute is a sales coach, branding manager, and consultant to professional service providers, including accounting firms, law firms, and financial organizations.
At Select Advisors, we focus on the people behind every advisory practice, ensuring they have all the sales and marketing tools and strategies needed to grow their business and promote it to their target audience.
This story is about visualizing the most impossible dream, and mapping out a business plan to make it come true. It is a fascinating story about consistency and following a blueprint, which has helped two families from across the world groom world champions.
To be good at sales doesn’t necessarily require you to be an extrovert versus an introvert. However, there are some qualitative and quantitative measures that must be met by anyone looking for success in sales. If your team is in growth mode and looking to see if you have skills that can be coached around for business development, versus talent that may not be fit for sales at all, read the following article published in Barron’s by Amy Parvaneh.
Women are poorly represented among the nation’s fastest growing and largest financial advisors. Even when there are no external roadblocks, women are often stymied by self-doubt: With one or two rejections, they decide this just isn’t for them. But there’s a deeper obstacle, one that I’ve seen consistently in my own successful advisory career and now as an advisor coach. Very simply, most women are afraid to bring out their persistent, more forceful nature—they’ve been conditioned to keep it under wraps. But that nature is essential to get in front of more opportunities and close business. Here's how to conquer that.