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About William Smalley

William H Smalley MBA, CSP is an international consultant, trainer, speaker and coach and is the President and CEO of Route Five International Inc., a consulting and training firm that helps clients grow by winning new business and penetrating new markets. He can be reached at

How do you Negotiate with Donald Trump? Coverage: Financial Post, CBC News

Dealing with aggressive power-based negotiators is one of the most common challenges many people struggle with in the process of negotiation. There are a few things to be aware of when squaring off with such people that can help you keep your cool and hold your ground so that you get your needs and interests [...]

By | April 11th, 2017|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Do Your Results Reflect Your Potential?

Each of us at any given time is performing – producing results – at some level of competence. Most of us function within an environment where those results are part of a performance management system which includes goals, strategies, and action plans designed to give us focus and direction and a framework for performance. But [...]

By | December 23rd, 2016|Sales|0 Comments

Have You Been Outside Your Comfort Zone Today?

One of the secrets to breakthrough in sales performance is not taught in any sales course I ever took – because it is attitudinal. It’s about stepping outside your comfort zone but not outside your competence zone. They are not the same thing and most sales people get the two confused. The best sales people [...]

By | December 23rd, 2016|Sales|0 Comments