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To you get big-box retailers to stock your product, know your competition, hone your pitch and be prepared.
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Even entrepreneurs with a knack for making the sale can unwittingly overlook some powerful tactics in reaching the best agreement. Here's what you need to know to win.
Your Business Plan
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Whether you're a startup or established entrepreneur, learn new strategies to grow your business from sales expert Grant Cardone.
Exceed customer expectations through everything from great customer service to surprise gifts.
Closing the Sale
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Closing the Sale
In this special 'Ask Entrepreneur' feature, sales pro Grant Cardone shares insight on how consultants can close deals without giving away their expertise for free.
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