Sales and Cigars Podcast

“Calling all brothers and sisters of the leaf”

With cigar in hand and the occasional dry rye Manhattan, host Walter Crosby has real conversations with growth-minded individuals about carefully curated sales topics.


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Podcast Reviews

  • Just what you need
    September 28, 2022 by Morris Sims from United States

    Walter is a walking sales encyclopedia! Listen to Walter and you’ll learn something on each and every episode. Enjoy!!!

  • Cigars and sales- two great topics
    July 14, 2022 by BookGuy96 from United States

    I love Walter Crosby's Sales and Cigars podcast because it combines two of my favorite topics into a powerful learning opportunity. Walter's skillful interviewing abilities brings out the best in his guests and makes this podcast worth listening to!

  • A podcast for sales professional
    July 8, 2022 by thepromoguy from United States

    Great information to improve your skills in sales. Walter is a great host who bring out the best content from his guests.

  • WOW, Walter is a content rich host!
    March 22, 2022 by PurplePolkadots <3 from United States

    I've been the guest on many podcasts and the host makes sets the sail and guides the show. Walter is a deep and thought provoking Podcast host. His questions and follow up are very professional and helps to draw out more content from the guest. I found myself leaning in and digging deeper into my expereince to match the questions with seasoned answers. I highly recommend this podcast due to the depth of the questions Walter asks as well as the power and expertise of the guests.

  • A man who is on-brand
    December 6, 2021 by Revealing Genius from United States

    What a pleasure it is to connect with someone who has figured out what they were meant to do for their vocation. Walther Crosby has expertly combined his two passions, sales and cigars, into an informative, entertaining and thought-provoking podcast. Evern if you're not in sales and have no affinity for cigars smoking, it's worth a listen. You feel like an insider on conversations about life and work that matter. Bravo!

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