Sales

Here Is the One Question You Need to Ask Your Sales Team
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Here Is the One Question You Need to Ask Your Sales Team

As sales leaders, our job is to help our teams develop their skills, so they sell more of our products and services quicker and with less friction. Here is how to do it.
It Begins: Kohl's to Stay Open for More Than 100 Hours Before Christmas
Business News

It Begins: Kohl's to Stay Open for More Than 100 Hours Before Christmas

The retailer is set to run a shopping marathon leading up to the holidays. And it isn't the only one.
How to Salvage an Online Sale When All Hope Seems Lost
Technology

How to Salvage an Online Sale When All Hope Seems Lost

You tested it and thought your online offer was irresistible. But was it? Here's how you can turn around a sale before it clicks away for good.
4 Ways to Cut Down on the Hidden Costs of Sales
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4 Ways to Cut Down on the Hidden Costs of Sales

Empower your salespeople by giving them the tools they need and removing the distractions they don't.
Nothing Stalls a Sale About to Close Like Too Many Choices
Marketing

Nothing Stalls a Sale About to Close Like Too Many Choices

Psychologists and sales pros both know that when people have face a barrage of options, they often choose not to choose.
This Sales Secret Can Help You Conquer Aggressive Negotiators
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This Sales Secret Can Help You Conquer Aggressive Negotiators

The next time you encounter a buyer or seller who strongly insists on a certain point, pick at it and take advantage.
What Happened to the Real Black Friday?
Marketing

What Happened to the Real Black Friday?

The shopping event has just become crazy. Entrepreneurs should step in and bring it back to its roots.
The People Growing Rich In Sales Share These 5 Entrepreneurial Qualities
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The People Growing Rich In Sales Share These 5 Entrepreneurial Qualities

There is job called "sales rep'' but the people who excel at it treat it like their own business.
The One Secret You Need to Know to Increase Sales
Marketing

The One Secret You Need to Know to Increase Sales

When it comes to boosting sales, often salespeople and the marketing team are focusing their resources on the wrong strategy.
Why Pizza Hut Expects to Set a Sales Record on Thanksgiving Eve
Franchises

Why Pizza Hut Expects to Set a Sales Record on Thanksgiving Eve

For pizza chains, the day before Thanksgiving is one of the five busiest days of the year.
12 Great Resources for Diving Into Consumer Psychology
Marketing

12 Great Resources for Diving Into Consumer Psychology

Check out these books, talks and courses, some of which are free, to really understand what makes your customers tick.
How to Increase Your Revenue Without Growing Your Sales Team
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How to Increase Your Revenue Without Growing Your Sales Team

Struggling to grow your company's sales ? Here are four tips on how to turn your sales team around.
The 15 Characteristics of People Who Succeed at Sales
The 'Treps

The 15 Characteristics of People Who Succeed at Sales

Sales is the original equal opportunity job. Anyone who is gregarious, diligent and resourceful can succeed.
How to Counsel Your Prospect When Their Procrastination Is Stalling the Sale
Leadership

How to Counsel Your Prospect When Their Procrastination Is Stalling the Sale

The barriers to people making a purchase are no different than the barriers we all face in life. That's why sales reps have to be part therapist.
Zuckerberg's Grasp of Mandarin Has a Big Lesson for Businesses
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Zuckerberg's Grasp of Mandarin Has a Big Lesson for Businesses

As any good salesperson knows, speak their language and you're halfway there.
Focusing Just on New Sales? Focus on This Instead.
The 'Treps

Focusing Just on New Sales? Focus on This Instead.

Our experts explain how to maximize your relationship with existing customers.
How to Recover Professionally When the Client Just Didn't Trust You
Leadership

How to Recover Professionally When the Client Just Didn't Trust You

Losing a deal because the prospect got a better deal elsewhere is a small problem compared with losing the deal because they didn't want to do business with you.
Small-Business Owners Who Aren't Experts in Their Fields Will End Up Paying a Hefty Price
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Small-Business Owners Who Aren't Experts in Their Fields Will End Up Paying a Hefty Price

If you want to stay relevant, much less open, you should know your product or service in and out, and make sure you employees are well trained.
7 Strategies for Tailoring a Custom-Fit Sales Pitch for Each Prospect
Marketing

7 Strategies for Tailoring a Custom-Fit Sales Pitch for Each Prospect

Nobody wants to hear how great you are and your product is, they want to know you understand their problem and if you can help solve it.
Will Tesla Have to Franchise?
Franchises

Will Tesla Have to Franchise?

Elon Musk has hinted that Tesla may be considering a departure from the direct sales model, something industry insiders consider inevitable.
The Real Reason the Castaways Never Escaped Gilligan's Island
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The Real Reason the Castaways Never Escaped Gilligan's Island

Are you creating incentives for specific behaviors, but motivating people to do something completely different?
5 Ways You May Be Hurting Your Holiday Profits
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5 Ways You May Be Hurting Your Holiday Profits

Investing a lot of effort servicing unprofitable customers or selling unprofitable products can be disastrous.
Deciding Your Next Move When the Prospect Abruptly Has 'No Time'
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Deciding Your Next Move When the Prospect Abruptly Has 'No Time'

Sales is always about solving a problem or satisfying a desire, but sometimes your customer just isn't in a hurry.
GE's Beth Comstock: Here's How I Sell An Idea
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GE's Beth Comstock: Here's How I Sell An Idea

You put it out there, but then you have to be prepared to defend your brilliant idea.
Consider These 10 Strategies When Preparing to Grow Your Company
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Consider These 10 Strategies When Preparing to Grow Your Company

There are concrete steps you can take as your progress your startup to the next level.
Smoke and Mirrors: How to Sell Without Selling
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Smoke and Mirrors: How to Sell Without Selling

Salespeople that focus on consultative selling behaves more like a consultant, giving genuinely useful advice to customers, rather than a salesman en route to bigger commissions.
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