Being able to communicate and connect increases your influence in every situation.

To achieve success it’s important to realize that it’s not always about talent, it’s not always about experience. The ability to communicate and connect with others is the #1 skill to help agents and agencies succeed. If you can communicate AND connect effectively, it gives you a decided edge in everything you want to accomplish. It’s a mindset.

In this presentation, I share these principles with insurance marketing legend George Nordhaus on his Monday Morning webinar. If you want to stand out and influence your prospects, clients, company partners, and team, you must learn how to truly connect.

Stop Making Things so Complicated

“Life is hard, deliver easy” John C. Maxwell We live in a complex and noisy world. If you ask 10 people how their week is going, I venture to guess that at least half will answer, “busy.” It’s often said that knowledge is power. I firmly believe in the power of knowledge and education, but […]

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Are You Willing to Join the 1%?

Those with natural talent can achieve a basic level of success, but only those that pour everything into maximizing this talent will become top performers. You have natural God-given strengths that allow you to offer greater value to your prospects and clients. These natural strengths also allow you to differentiate yourself from the competition. Think […]


Are you Selling the Wrong Solution?

Have you felt like you have delivered a powerful and effective sales presentation only to realize that it did not connect with the prospect? This has happened to me on several occasions. I came into a prospect meeting energetic, ready, and full of answers. Unfortunately, I later realized that my answers did not address the […]


The Only Way to Truly Reach Your Potential

Connecting with others will make or break you. “If I went back to college again, I’d concentrate on two areas: learning to write and to speak before an audience. Nothing in life is more important than the ability to communicate effectively.” Gerald Ford When I work with businesses and sales producers, everyone wants to learn […]


Everyone Communicates, Few Connect 3-22-16 Webinar from BizzGrizz on Vimeo.

Only one thing stands between you and success. 

It isn’t experience.

It isn’t talent. 

World-renowned leadership expert John C. Maxwell says if you want to succeed, you must learn how to connect with people. And while it may seem like some folks are just born with it, the fact is anyone can learn how to make communication an opportunity for a powerful connection.

In this one-hour webinar, I discuss the five principles and five practices to develop the crucial skill of connecting.

The Three Questions Every Prospect is Asking

Every prospect you come in contact with has some level of hesitation in doing business with you, but it all boils down to three main questions. I am long-time fan of the work of John C. Maxwell. John is known as the world’s leadership guru, and deservedly so. One of my favorite books from John […]

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Today’s consumers are busier than ever with an onslaught of media messages fighting for their attention. Meanwhile, they are more educated and more demanding than ever before!

How can you capture their attention, gain their trust and earn their loyalty?  How do you reach through the noise and stand out with clients before, during and after the sale? Join us and see!

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You Don’t Have to Know How

I like to inspire. I like to challenge the norm. I like to push buttons. Way too many businesses are stuck in the comfort zone. When I consult with insurance agencies, I push them to do things that they haven’t done before. We discuss new ideas and challenge traditional ways of doing business.  Initial excitement […]


Insurance consumers have more options, knowledge, and confidence than ever before. Traditional sales and marketing tactics are becoming less and less effective. It’s time for fresh ideas to reach this new generation of insurance consumers.

Brent Kelly, CEO of BizzGrizz Marketing will discuss the new mindset that is necessary for today’s insurance agents and the opportunity it provides. He will show the power of becoming an authority to stand out through listening, teaching, and giving value first both offline and online.

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Date: May 11, 2016
Event: How Insurance Agents Can Stand Out in Today's Noisy World--Independent Insurance Agents of Wisconsin
Topic: How Insurance Agents Can Stand Out in Today's Noisy World.
Sponsor: Independent Insurance Agents of Wisconsin
Location: Wisconsin Dells, WI
Public: Private