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The Stephen and Kevin Show

Stephen Boswell (author of Best Practices of Elite Advisors) and Kevin Nichols (author of The Indispensable LinkedIn Sales Guide) host a lively discussion around three questions coming from #AskStephenAndKevin. Oechsli (The Oechsli Institute) is a thought leader for financial advisors, financial planners, and financial firm leadership looking to improve their abilities to attract and service affluent clients. Tune in if you want to know things like: - The most effective financial advisor marketing strategies - How affluent consumers conduct digital due diligence - Elite financial advisor client service models - Tips for getting referrals from clients and COIs - Online branding for elite financial advisors - How to use LinkedIn, Twitter, Facebook and Instagram for prospecting Questions for our next episode? #AskStephenAndKevin www.oechsli.com 800-883-6582 Tags: financial advisor, financial planner, RIA, insurance agent, marketing, sales, social media, LinkedIn, Twitter, Facebook, Instagram, affluent, luxury, millennial, baby boomer
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Dec 11, 2017

How many of your affluent clients will leave a lasting legacy to their adult children? Are you engaging those children for business?

Have a question? Ask on Twitter or Instagram using #AskStephenAndKevin.

About the Podcast

Stephen Boswell (author of Best Practices of Elite Advisors) and Kevin Nichols (author of The Indispensable LinkedIn Sales Guide) host a lively discussion around issues pertinent to financial professionals. The Oechsli Institute is a thought leader for financial advisors, financial planners, and financial firm leadership looking to improve their abilities to attract and service affluent clients.

Tune in if you want to know things like:
- The most effective financial advisor marketing strategies
- How affluent consumers conduct digital due diligence
- Elite financial advisor client service models
- Tips for getting referrals from clients and COIs
- Online branding for elite financial advisors
- How to use LinkedIn, Twitter, Facebook and Instagram for prospecting

Questions for our next episode? #AskStephenAndKevin
www.oechsli.com
800-883-6582

Tags: financial advisor, financial planner, RIA, insurance agent, marketing, sales, social media, LinkedIn, Twitter, Facebook, Instagram, affluent, luxury, millennial, baby boomer

Nov 28, 2017

If you prospect in social circles, then you understand the fear of coming across too salesy. It's not that you don't want to sell—you just want to do it the right way. In this episode, Stephen and Kevin discuss a plethora of ways financial advisors come across salesy.

Have a question? Ask on Twitter or Instagram using #AskStephenAndKevin.

About the Podcast

Stephen Boswell (author of Best Practices of Elite Advisors) and Kevin Nichols (author of The Indispensable LinkedIn Sales Guide) host a lively discussion around issues pertinent to financial professionals. The Oechsli Institute is a thought leader for financial advisors, financial planners, and financial firm leadership looking to improve their abilities to attract and service affluent clients.

Tune in if you want to know things like:
- The most effective financial advisor marketing strategies
- How affluent consumers conduct digital due diligence
- Elite financial advisor client service models
- Tips for getting referrals from clients and COIs
- Online branding for elite financial advisors
- How to use LinkedIn, Twitter, Facebook and Instagram for prospecting

Questions for our next episode? #AskStephenAndKevin
www.oechsli.com
800-883-6582

Tags: financial advisor, financial planner, RIA, insurance agent, marketing, sales, social media, LinkedIn, Twitter, Facebook, Instagram, affluent, luxury, millennial, baby boomer

Nov 21, 2017

Do you ever wonder why some advisors get more referrals than others? It's all about word-of-mouth! In this episode, Stephen and Kevin walk you through our latest model on how to stimulate word-of-mouth influence and reap all the benefits that come with it.

Have a question? Ask on Twitter or Instagram using #AskStephenAndKevin.

About the Podcast

Stephen Boswell (author of Best Practices of Elite Advisors) and Kevin Nichols (author of The Indispensable LinkedIn Sales Guide) host a lively discussion around issues pertinent to financial professionals. The Oechsli Institute is a thought leader for financial advisors, financial planners, and financial firm leadership looking to improve their abilities to attract and service affluent clients.

Tune in if you want to know things like:
- The most effective financial advisor marketing strategies
- How affluent consumers conduct digital due diligence
- Elite financial advisor client service models
- Tips for getting referrals from clients and COIs
- Online branding for elite financial advisors
- How to use LinkedIn, Twitter, Facebook and Instagram for prospecting

Questions for our next episode? #AskStephenAndKevin
www.oechsli.com
800-883-6582

Tags: financial advisor, financial planner, RIA, insurance agent, marketing, sales, social media, LinkedIn, Twitter, Facebook, Instagram, affluent, luxury, millennial, baby boomer

Sep 5, 2017

Not everyone in your inner circle is necessarily routing for you. In this episode, Stephen and Kevin discuss how to identify those people and take action by surrounding yourself with people that do have your best interest in mind.

 

Have a question? Ask on Twitter or Instagram using #AskStephenAndKevin.

About the Podcast

Stephen Boswell (author of Best Practices of Elite Advisors) and Kevin Nichols (author of The Indispensable LinkedIn Sales Guide) host a lively discussion around issues pertinent to financial professionals. The Oechsli Institute is a thought leader for financial advisors, financial planners, and financial firm leadership looking to improve their abilities to attract and service affluent clients.

Tune in if you want to know things like:
- The most effective financial advisor marketing strategies
- How affluent consumers conduct digital due diligence
- Elite financial advisor client service models
- Tips for getting referrals from clients and COIs
- Online branding for elite financial advisors
- How to use LinkedIn, Twitter, Facebook and Instagram for prospecting

Questions for our next episode? #AskStephenAndKevin
www.oechsli.com
800-883-6582

Tags: financial advisor, financial planner, RIA, insurance agent, marketing, sales, social media, LinkedIn, Twitter, Facebook, Instagram, affluent, luxury, millennial, baby boomer

Jul 21, 2017

Most financial advisors know someone socially that they'd love to have as a client. But when it comes to social prospecting, they typically aren't strategic enough to close.  In this episode, Stephen and Kevin dive into a particular social prospecting technique—the "Dramatic Approach". They do a little role-playing and give a variety of language that you can use with your own social contacts.

Have a question? Ask on Twitter or Instagram using #AskStephenAndKevin.

About the Podcast

Stephen Boswell (author of Best Practices of Elite Advisors) and Kevin Nichols (author of The Indispensable LinkedIn Sales Guide) host a lively discussion around issues pertinent to financial professionals. The Oechsli Institute is a thought leader for financial advisors, financial planners, and financial firm leadership looking to improve their abilities to attract and service affluent clients.

Tune in if you want to know things like:
- The most effective financial advisor marketing strategies
- How affluent consumers conduct digital due diligence
- Elite financial advisor client service models
- Tips for getting referrals from clients and COIs
- Online branding for elite financial advisors
- How to use LinkedIn, Twitter, Facebook and Instagram for prospecting

Questions for our next episode? #AskStephenAndKevin
www.oechsli.com
800-883-6582

Tags: financial advisor, financial planner, RIA, insurance agent, marketing, sales, social media, LinkedIn, Twitter, Facebook, Instagram, affluent, luxury, millennial, baby boomer

Jun 6, 2017

In this episode, Kevin tells a funny story about how he unwittingly shared his client profile with a group of families on vacation. Then he and Stephen discuss research-backed strategies advisors can use to tell clients they're open for business and what their ideal client looks like.

Have a question? Ask on Twitter or Instagram using #AskStephenAndKevin.

About the Podcast

Stephen Boswell (author of Best Practices of Elite Advisors) and Kevin Nichols (author of The Indispensable LinkedIn Sales Guide) host a lively discussion around issues pertinent to financial professionals. The Oechsli Institute is a thought leader for financial advisors, financial planners, and financial firm leadership looking to improve their abilities to attract and service affluent clients.

Tune in if you want to know things like:
- The most effective financial advisor marketing strategies
- How affluent consumers conduct digital due diligence
- Elite financial advisor client service models
- Tips for getting referrals from clients and COIs
- Online branding for elite financial advisors
- How to use LinkedIn, Twitter, Facebook and Instagram for prospecting

Questions for our next episode? #AskStephenAndKevin
www.oechsli.com
800-883-6582

Tags: financial advisor, financial planner, RIA, insurance agent, marketing, sales, social media, LinkedIn, Twitter, Facebook, Instagram, affluent, luxury, millennial, baby boomer

Apr 18, 2017

This week, learn how to deepen relationships with long distance clients.  Our research shows that financial professionals have happier clients and bring in more business when they've expanded their client relationships beyond just a business component.

This requires getting social, which can be a challenge if they live far away. In this episode, they answer a question from the audience and give simple strategies for staying engaged with long-distance clients

Have a question? Ask on Twitter or Instagram using #AskStephenAndKevin.

About the Podcast

Stephen Boswell (author of Best Practices of Elite Advisors) and Kevin Nichols (author of The Indispensable LinkedIn Sales Guide) host a lively discussion around issues pertinent to financial professionals. The Oechsli Institute is a thought leader for financial advisors, financial planners, and financial firm leadership looking to improve their abilities to attract and service affluent clients.

Tune in if you want to know things like:
- The most effective financial advisor marketing strategies
- How affluent consumers conduct digital due diligence
- Elite financial advisor client service models
- Tips for getting referrals from clients and COIs
- Online branding for elite financial advisors
- How to use LinkedIn, Twitter, Facebook and Instagram for prospecting

Questions for our next episode? #AskStephenAndKevin
www.oechsli.com
800-883-6582

Tags: financial advisor, financial planner, RIA, insurance agent, marketing, sales, social media, LinkedIn, Twitter, Facebook, Instagram, affluent, luxury, millennial, baby boomer

Apr 12, 2017

Discover the five questions that are perfect for first meetings with a CPA.  You can't script the whole first meeting, but you can use these key questions to uncover their professionalism, client attitudes, and willingness to refer.

Have a question? Ask on Twitter or Instagram using #AskStephenAndKevin.

About the Podcast

Stephen Boswell (author of Best Practices of Elite Advisors) and Kevin Nichols (author of The Indispensable LinkedIn Sales Guide) host a lively discussion around issues pertinent to financial professionals. The Oechsli Institute is a thought leader for financial advisors, financial planners, and financial firm leadership looking to improve their abilities to attract and service affluent clients.

Tune in if you want to know things like:
- The most effective financial advisor marketing strategies
- How affluent consumers conduct digital due diligence
- Elite financial advisor client service models
- Tips for getting referrals from clients and COIs
- Online branding for elite financial advisors
- How to use LinkedIn, Twitter, Facebook and Instagram for prospecting

Questions for our next episode? #AskStephenAndKevin
www.oechsli.com
800-883-6582

Tags: financial advisor, financial planner, RIA, insurance agent, marketing, sales, social media, LinkedIn, Twitter, Facebook, Instagram, affluent, luxury, millennial, baby boomer

Mar 30, 2017

Learn why it's good sometimes not to come across as too-polished. You can have the best scripting or the best service model, but you won't make it very far without being genuine. In this episode, Stephen and Kevin discuss the humblebrag, the best traits associated with genuine people, and other trust-killers.

Have a question? Ask on Twitter or Instagram using #AskStephenAndKevin.

About the Podcast

Stephen Boswell (author of Best Practices of Elite Advisors) and Kevin Nichols (author of The Indispensable LinkedIn Sales Guide) host a lively discussion around issues pertinent to financial professionals. The Oechsli Institute is a thought leader for financial advisors, financial planners, and financial firm leadership looking to improve their abilities to attract and service affluent clients.

Tune in if you want to know things like:
- The most effective financial advisor marketing strategies
- How affluent consumers conduct digital due diligence
- Elite financial advisor client service models
- Tips for getting referrals from clients and COIs
- Online branding for elite financial advisors
- How to use LinkedIn, Twitter, Facebook and Instagram for prospecting

Questions for our next episode? #AskStephenAndKevin
www.oechsli.com
800-883-6582

Tags: financial advisor, financial planner, RIA, insurance agent, marketing, sales, social media, LinkedIn, Twitter, Facebook, Instagram, affluent, luxury, millennial, baby boomer

Mar 30, 2017

Why do many professionals dread team meetings: they tend to drag on for far too long, aren't very productive, or are—simply put—they're boring! Productive team meetings require consistency, focus, and good energy. In episode 50, we share 14 tips for making team meetings great again.

Have a question? Ask on Twitter or Instagram using #AskStephenAndKevin.

About the Podcast

Stephen Boswell (author of Best Practices of Elite Advisors) and Kevin Nichols (author of The Indispensable LinkedIn Sales Guide) host a lively discussion around issues pertinent to financial professionals. The Oechsli Institute is a thought leader for financial advisors, financial planners, and financial firm leadership looking to improve their abilities to attract and service affluent clients.

Tune in if you want to know things like:
- The most effective financial advisor marketing strategies
- How affluent consumers conduct digital due diligence
- Elite financial advisor client service models
- Tips for getting referrals from clients and COIs
- Online branding for elite financial advisors
- How to use LinkedIn, Twitter, Facebook and Instagram for prospecting

Questions for our next episode? #AskStephenAndKevin
www.oechsli.com
800-883-6582

Tags: financial advisor, financial planner, RIA, insurance agent, marketing, sales, social media, LinkedIn, Twitter, Facebook, Instagram, affluent, luxury, millennial, baby boomer

Mar 14, 2017

Learn valuable best practices with regards to activity tracking. While activity tracking is basic in theory, implementation takes incredible self-discipline. It will require you to be honest with yourself regarding what activities you're avoiding. You should think of activity tracking as the ultimate form of accountability. In episode 49, we offer some practical tips to ensure you're tracking the right activities, the right way.

Have a question? Ask on Twitter or Instagram using #AskStephenAndKevin.

About the Podcast

Stephen Boswell (author of Best Practices of Elite Advisors) and Kevin Nichols (author of The Indispensable LinkedIn Sales Guide) host a lively discussion around three questions coming from #AskStephenAndKevin. The Oechsli Institute is a thought leader for financial advisors, financial planners, and financial firm leadership looking to improve their abilities to attract and service affluent clients.

Tune in if you want to know things like:
- The most effective financial advisor marketing strategies
- How affluent consumers conduct digital due diligence
- Elite financial advisor client service models
- Tips for getting referrals from clients and COIs
- Online branding for elite financial advisors
- How to use LinkedIn, Twitter, Facebook and Instagram for prospecting

Questions for our next episode? #AskStephenAndKevin
www.oechsli.com
800-883-6582

Tags: financial advisor, financial planner, RIA, insurance agent, marketing, sales, social media, LinkedIn, Twitter, Facebook, Instagram, affluent, luxury, millennial, baby boomer

Mar 10, 2017

Why is it so hard to let go of certain tasks? Your time is best spent on $1,000/Hour Activities™, the handful of activities that drive the majority of revenue and future growth of your business.

Put simply, we find that advisors who have a system for delegation do more of it. Our ABCs of Delegation™ is a way to categorize your delegation list and give you (the delegator) more confidence in the process.

Have a question? Ask on Twitter or Instagram using #AskStephenAndKevin.

About the Podcast

Stephen Boswell (author of Best Practices of Elite Advisors) and Kevin Nichols (author of The Indispensable LinkedIn Sales Guide) host a lively discussion around three questions coming from #AskStephenAndKevin. The Oechsli Institute is a thought leader for financial advisors, financial planners, and financial firm leadership looking to improve their abilities to attract and service affluent clients.

Tune in if you want to know things like:
- The most effective financial advisor marketing strategies
- How affluent consumers conduct digital due diligence
- Elite financial advisor client service models
- Tips for getting referrals from clients and COIs
- Online branding for elite financial advisors
- How to use LinkedIn, Twitter, Facebook and Instagram for prospecting

Questions for our next episode? #AskStephenAndKevin
www.oechsli.com
800-883-6582

Tags: financial advisor, financial planner, RIA, insurance agent, marketing, sales, social media, LinkedIn, Twitter, Facebook, Instagram, affluent, luxury, millennial, baby boomer

Mar 10, 2017

Discover 10 essential for building a stellar personal brand. When selling an intangible service, like financial advice, the consumer is forced to make a decision before they can actually experience the service. They must evaluate everything about you to reduce risk and make a confident choice. Therefore, everything about you matters! Are you punctual? Are you organized? Do you have good etiquette? Do you follow-through on commitments? 

 Have a question?  Ask on Twitter or Instagram using #AskStephenAndKevin.

About the Podcast

Stephen Boswell (author of Best Practices of Elite Advisors) and Kevin Nichols (author of The Indispensable LinkedIn Sales Guide) host a lively discussion around three questions coming from #AskStephenAndKevin. The Oechsli Institute is a thought leader for financial advisors, financial planners, and financial firm leadership looking to improve their abilities to attract and service affluent clients.

Tune in if you want to know things like:
- The most effective financial advisor marketing strategies
- How affluent consumers conduct digital due diligence
- Elite financial advisor client service models
- Tips for getting referrals from clients and COIs
- Online branding for elite financial advisors
- How to use LinkedIn, Twitter, Facebook and Instagram for prospecting

Questions for our next episode? #AskStephenAndKevin
www.oechsli.com
800-883-6582

Tags: financial advisor, financial planner, RIA, insurance agent, marketing, sales, social media, LinkedIn, Twitter, Facebook, Instagram, affluent, luxury, millennial, baby boomer

Jan 24, 2017

Learn how to bomb a first meeting with a prospects (and learn to how to avoid bombing too!).  Have a question?  Ask on Twitter or Instagram using #AskStephenAndKevin.

About the Podcast

Stephen Boswell (author of Best Practices of Elite Advisors) and Kevin Nichols (author of The Indispensable LinkedIn Sales Guide) host a lively discussion around three questions coming from #AskStephenAndKevin. The Oechsli Institute is a thought leader for financial advisors, financial planners, and financial firm leadership looking to improve their abilities to attract and service affluent clients.

Tune in if you want to know things like:
- The most effective financial advisor marketing strategies
- How affluent consumers conduct digital due diligence
- Elite financial advisor client service models
- Tips for getting referrals from clients and COIs
- Online branding for elite financial advisors
- How to use LinkedIn, Twitter, Facebook and Instagram for prospecting

Questions for our next episode? #AskStephenAndKevin
www.oechsli.com
800-883-6582

Tags: financial advisor, financial planner, RIA, insurance agent, marketing, sales, social media, LinkedIn, Twitter, Facebook, Instagram, affluent, luxury, millennial, baby boomer

Jan 10, 2017

Stephen Boswell and Kevin Nichols talk about extreme sales incentives in China - which are more like punishments! They also offer some advice to career change advisors. They suggest that advisors who switch careers need a compelling "bridge" to explain their move. The guys also offer some specific marketing ideas that pertain to this group of advisors, such as educational events, approaching former colleagues, developing online niche content, and more. If you're a second-career or third-career advisor, don't miss this episode!

Have a question?  Ask on Twitter or Instagram using #AskStephenAndKevin.

About the Podcast

Stephen Boswell (author of Best Practices of Elite Advisors) and Kevin Nichols (author of The Indispensable LinkedIn Sales Guide) host a lively discussion around three questions coming from #AskStephenAndKevin. The Oechsli Institute is a thought leader for financial advisors, financial planners, and financial firm leadership looking to improve their abilities to attract and service affluent clients.

Tune in if you want to know things like:
- The most effective financial advisor marketing strategies
- How affluent consumers conduct digital due diligence
- Elite financial advisor client service models
- Tips for getting referrals from clients and COIs
- Online branding for elite financial advisors
- How to use LinkedIn, Twitter, Facebook and Instagram for prospecting

Questions for our next episode? #AskStephenAndKevin
www.oechsli.com
800-883-6582

Tags: financial advisor, financial planner, RIA, insurance agent, marketing, sales, social media, LinkedIn, Twitter, Facebook, Instagram, affluent, luxury, millennial, baby boomer

Jan 10, 2017

Stephen Boswell and Kevin Nichols talk about how to maximize your productivity.  Have you ever had a moment at the end of a long day where you thought—wow, I got a lot done today? Most of us have. It’s a good feeling. Maybe you wouldn’t call it “perfect,” but it represents an ideal 24 hour cycle of your most important actions.

It’s impractical to think that every day can be a perfect day. But it’s reasonable to think that we can improve our productivity by modeling this perfect day. In episode 45 of the Stephen and Kevin Show we offer some 7 practical tips for having a highly productive day. Enjoy!

Have a question?  Ask on Twitter or Instagram using #AskStephenAndKevin.

About the Podcast

Stephen Boswell (author of Best Practices of Elite Advisors) and Kevin Nichols (author of The Indispensable LinkedIn Sales Guide) host a lively discussion around three questions coming from #AskStephenAndKevin. The Oechsli Institute is a thought leader for financial advisors, financial planners, and financial firm leadership looking to improve their abilities to attract and service affluent clients.

Tune in if you want to know things like:
- The most effective financial advisor marketing strategies
- How affluent consumers conduct digital due diligence
- Elite financial advisor client service models
- Tips for getting referrals from clients and COIs
- Online branding for elite financial advisors
- How to use LinkedIn, Twitter, Facebook and Instagram for prospecting

Questions for our next episode? #AskStephenAndKevin
www.oechsli.com
800-883-6582

Tags: financial advisor, financial planner, RIA, insurance agent, marketing, sales, social media, LinkedIn, Twitter, Facebook, Instagram, affluent, luxury, millennial, baby boomer

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