In our Pipeliner Manifesto, we agree with several leaders in the Austrian School of Economic Thought that trade has a peacekeeping element. Using this standard, you can see how vitally important fair trade is in today’s world, in which not only war is a threat, but also environmental ruin and depletion of resources. Trade is conducted by salespeople so they are, in fact, a major force in keeping peace throughout the world.
Pipeliner Manifesto: Trade is Essential to Growth and Economic Stability
A 30-year veteran of the computer industry, Nikolaus has founded and run several software companies. He and his company uptime iTechnology are the developers of World-Check, a risk intelligence platform eventually sold to Thomson Reuters for $520 million. He is currently the founder and CEO of Pipeliner Sales, Inc., developer and publisher of Pipeliner CRM, the first CRM application aimed squarely at actually empowering salespeople. Also a prolific writer, Nikolaus has authored over 100 ebooks, articles and white papers addressing the subjects of sales management, leadership and sales itself.