Mike Southon is a serially successful entrepreneur, best-selling business author and one of the world’s top business keynote speakers on entrepreneurship, intrapreneurship and sales.

Mike is co-author with Chris West of The Beermat Entrepreneur, The Boardroom Entrepreneur and Sales on a Beermat.

He has spoken at over 1,000 live events all over the world and provided face-to-face mentoring to over 1,000 entrepreneurs.

Mike can help you if you are:


Crumbling Cornerstones

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What happens when the cornerstones of a company begin to crumble? I discussed this some years ago with Eric Edmeades, a self-made millionaire who runs programmes for business owners, budding…

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Keeping Promises on Delivery

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The most basic entrepreneurship only has three people: someone to make promises, someone to keep those promises, and someone to make sure the enterprise is profitable. Young entrepreneurs make big…


Guest Post: Writing Great Business Copy

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In this post, I would like to share with you just three of the basic rules of writing great corporate content. It’s an important skill: unless your business can survive…


From the Archive: Out of Commission – Hiring Sales People

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Never ask a candidate for your sales team how they should be rewarded. Here’s what you’ll get: “a highly competitive salary” (read, £200K per year) “a fast company car” (so…

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