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    Let Smile be Your Trainer! Winner of 8 awards. Get the Essential 60-Minute Crash Course in Customer Service and Sales...

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    Award-winner! A CRASH COURSE in social skills to ensure success in school, work and life. The solution to get your teens to put down the electronics (and feel good about it!)...

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    Ensure your students succeed with the award-winning book Smile & Succeed for Teens! Perfect for grades 6-12. Comes with FREE teaching guide PDF....

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    Ensure your high school, college and back to work adult students succeed! This softcover Teaching Guide for the book Smile: Sell More with Amazing Customer Service will help you quickly and easily teach the activities in the book....

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    Ensure your students succeed! This softcover Teaching Guide for the book Smile & Succeed for Teens will help you quickly and easily teach the activities in the book....

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    This 17 page Teaching Guide is quick and easy to use, just like the book. Complete with exercises to help your students get the most out of the book....

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    Quickly and easily teach your students the valuable social skills in Smile & Succeed for Teens with the activities in this Teaching Guide...

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    This Training Guide makes training your staff quick and easy! Coupled with the book Smile: Sell More with Amazing Customer Service, you've got your training program....

Meet The Author

Meet The Author

Kirt Manecke is a an award-winning author and sales, marketing, fundraising, and business development specialist with over 30 years of experience surprising and delighting customers.

Kirt's books have won 10 awards. He spent nine months meeting with teens for his newest book
Smile & Succeed for Teens: Must Know People Skill for Today’s Wired World.

KIRT MANECKE

What People are Saying

  •  Over the years I’ve read Dale Carnegie, Zig Ziglar and others. But I think you’re right on target with your nice little book called Smile. Congratulations on a job well done! It’s loaded with good, good stuff. It’s just dynamite.

    Dr. Joseph Mastomatteo, DDS, Birmingham, MI
  •  I gave your book to my son. He is the rough type, a hunter. I thought he’d either like it or not. He loves your book! He told me that he likes it so much he is going to take it to school to show his teacher! This is a huge compliment to you and your book!

    CHRISTINA
    mother, South Lyon, MI
  •  Everything in this book should be used daily.

    Larry Krispin
    Head Buyer, Hiller’s Markets
  •  Smile is a wonderful book with a commonsense approach to customer service that anyone can benefit from.

    Pam Herman
    Buyer, Horizon Books, Traverse City, MI
  •  I work in a sales role at a national non-profit, and was really struggling. Smile offered a step by step guide to my job, even though I’m not selling a tangible product. The tips are transferable and they are presented in a straight to the point and easy to apply/process format. Manecke is honest when he says “the essential 60-minute crash course.” Because the short time commitment and the usefulness of the information, I recommend this book to anyone in a sales position.

    Liz Revard, MI
  •  There’s a whole generation of kids raised without social skills. Smile is the solution!

    Joe Keller, Father of Two, Auburn Hills, MI
    Author, Single Effort: How to Live Smarter, Date Better and be Awesomely Happy

Press

Smile & Succeed for Teens: San Diego Book Review, July 28, 2015

This is a book every teenager will enjoy reading... 

Milford author wins Gold ‘IPPY’ Award for new teen book, July 17, 2015

The Oakland Press 

Hire for People Skills: Are Those Skills Taught or Innate?, June 2, 2015

CX Journey 

Milford author wins IPPY for teen book, May 19, 2015

Milford Times 

Smile and Succeed for Teens by Kirt Manecke Book Review , April 22, 2015

BeachBoundBooks 

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