Robert Williger’s Lens

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I am an experienced customer service and sales manager.  I believe that the key to success is respect for both the employee and the customer.  My interests include customer service, productivity, social networking, mobile internet, Web 2.0, mobile phones, and sales.  I am an avid reader of business books and blogs.

Robert Williger's Blog


My Tumbleblog

The tumbleblog is for short posts that may not fit with my main blog.

Quotes I Like

These are quotes that I find motivational.
  • "You don't merely want to be the best, you want to be the only one who does what you do."- Jerry Garcia
  • "You must be the change you wish to see in the world"- Gandhi
  • "It's hard to beat a person who never gives up."- Babe Ruth
  • "Eighty percent of success is showing up."- Woody Allen
  • "Dream as if you'll live forever, live as if you'll die today."- James Dean
  • "If you can't write your idea on the back of my calling card, you don't have a clear idea."- David Belasco
  • "Nothing great was ever achieved without enthusiasm."- Ralph Waldo Emerson
  • "Find a void and fill it"- J.Paul Getty
  • "Be a yardstick of quality. Some people aren't used to an environment where excellence is expected"- Stephen Jobs
  • "Only those who can dare to fail greatly can ever achieve greatly."- Robert Kennedy
  • "The ultimate measure of a man is not where he stands in moments of comfort and convenience, but where he stands at times of challenge and controversy."- Martin Luther King, Jr.
  • "Books and ideas are the most effective weapons against intolerance and ignorance." Lyndon Baines Johnson
  • " Everyone lives by selling something"- Robert Louis Stevenson

My Google Reader Shared Items



The killer application for keeping organized

The new Backpack just came out and it is even better than before. It includes drag and drop and search. They have done everything I was hoping they would.

Backpack: Get Organized and Collaborate

Sales Ebooks

These are a few ebooks on selling that have helped me a lot.
Sales Comeback and Rebuttals
An excellent ebook on sales comebacks and rebuttals. Also comes with many great bonuses.
Enlightened Salesperson
Great book on sales skills. Even if you don't sell for a living this book can help you in life.
Close That Sale
This book helps to give you the skills to close with confidence

Tom Peters

Tom Peter's Blog

This is the blog of business uber guru Tom Peters.

Guy Kawasaki

This is the log of Guy Kawasaki, business evangelist.

Seth Godin

The blog of marketing expert Seth Godin, who also started Squidoo.

Rajesh Setty

Rajesh Setty is a business writer who also is a Lensmaster on Squidoo.

Tim Sanders

Tim Sanders is a business writer focussed a lot on relationships in business.

Websites I Like

These are other websites that I get a lot of benefit from.
A website with daily updates on various Life Hacks.
43 Folders
A website focussed on Life Hacks and David Allen's "Getting Things Done" a.k.a. GTD.
David Seah
David is a New Media Designer who writes a lot on productivity and has created many tools for helping people be more productive, the most famous being The Printable CEO.
Creating Passionate Users
A blog about being more user focussed.
Enlightened Salesperson
Excellent ebook on selling available for download.

My Other Lenses

These are my other business related lenses on Squidoo
Call Center Metrics
A lens that defines some of the metrics used in the call center industry.
Outsource Your Life
A lens related to personal outsourcing.
A lens explaining derivatives.
Re-Imagine by Tom Peters
A lens about the book Re-Imagine and the works of Tom Peters.

Tools I Use

Pocket Mod
The Pocket Mod is a flash based program that creates little 8 paged notebooks by folding and cutting a piece of paper. They recently announced a program to convert PDF Files to Pocket Mod format.
Free Mobile Push Email - Consilient Push
Get Yahoo!, Hotmail, Gmail and AOL email on your mobile phone. For FREE!
emoze Free Push email, mobile email software for mobile devices.
emoze is the most comprehensive FREE software for wireless Mobile Email, PDA and PIM data synchronization. emoze offers a FREE push & pulls e-mail service that enables users to access any of their email accounts
, Corporate and consumer (even behind firewall). emoze will not only push e-mails to a p

Call Me on Jaxtr

Jaxtr is a new service for people to cal you via your website.
Call Me
If you would like to call me you can do so via
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LinkedIn: Robert Williger
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