How to have a happy ending — yes, even you.

No, I’m not talking about oriental massage parlors today.

Instead, today we’re going to wrap up our series on story-telling, which we started earlier this week. We’re going to finish with why your story must have a happy ending.

The answer is simple: As Thoreau said, “Most men lead lives of quiet desperation, and die with the song still in them.”

See, ultimately, at the tail end of every sale, what you’re offering your prospect is “hope.” Hope for a brighter future, hope for a better tomorrow, hope they’ll make money, be healthier, live longer, get in better shape – whatever.

The bottom line is, if your prospects don’t feel that some aspect of their tomorrows are going to be better than whatever they’ve got going on right now, then you’re facing an uphill battle you’re not likely to win.

So even if the story you’re telling has a less than desirable ending, show your prospects that somehow you (or the hero of the story), has managed to find the silver lining amongst the clouds, even though he or she (or you) had every reason not to.

Be the bright ray of sunshine Thoreau said we’re all missing.

And then laugh all the way to the bank.

Now go sell something, Craig Garber

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About the Author

Craig GarberAuthor of "How To Make Maximum Money With Minimum Customers, " and publisher of Seductive Selling - an offline marketing newsletter currently read in 15 countries, world-wide. In a nutshell, I do two things: 1. I show you how to attract a reliable, steady stream of pre-qualified leads who are ready to do business with you NOW... 2. And I increase your net profits and cash-flow, by increasing your customer, client, or patient value -- often, dramatically. How do I do this? By developing, and helping you implement, unique, personalized lead generation and marketing strategies... using compelling sales messages that push your customers emotional buy-buttons. I've worked with over 300 clients in more than 104 different industries, since March of 2000, and I really enjoy what I do. I'm a stable, reliable, happily married family guy with three kids who loves life and always follows through on my commitments and promises. I love to listen to music, workout, read, travel with my family, take pictures, and go bass fishing. I always say "Yes," when it comes to good cigars, good books, and good coffee :-)