News and Articles About Sales
Outshining your competition means getting savvy about your approach. This doesn't require a hefty budget, just a creative mind and sense of adventure.
You don't want to just give your customers a sense of trust when they think of your brand. You want them to be certain that you're the right choice for them. Here's how.
Following trends can be dangerous, but if your business idea is ahead of the curve, you can expect success.
Get too comfortable where you're at in life and in business and you'll never get to the next level.
Darian Shirazi turned down a $35 million acquisition offer from Google, and leveraged his massive local database to provide real-time information for sales teams targeting the U.S. small-business market.
If generating leads is the weak link in your sales chain, response lists may be the secret weapon you've been looking for.
Finds ways to agree with your customers and you'll find yourself closing more sales.
According to a new report, the number of transactions made in online auctions is shrinking even as e-commerce grows.
Being curious about why your customers are buying will help you earn more sales. Here's one easy way to get there.
A new survey by the Consumer Federation of America lists auto sales, home repairs and debt disputes among the top consumer gripes.
Read how to offer products that people want, build lasting business relationships and more.
A look at how businesses can cash in on the upcoming sales-tax holidays around the U.S.
One of the biggest startup killers? Scaling too fast, too early. Here's how to grow more deliberately.
Crushpath's easy-to-use software connects social media feeds and Salesforce software into one convenient package.
With some savvy planning, business owners can make a profit from major news events.
How redirecting even 10 percent of consumer spending from chains to local small businesses can boost local economies and create jobs.
A group of economists believe that U.S. economic growth is stable despite sales growth slowing in the second quarter, according to a new report.
The website known for its listings and reviews of local businesses is set to become an ecommerce platform.
This iconic shoemaker bounced back after the recession by revamping its product lines and distribution channel.
Visionaries often hear 'no' when they first propose their big ideas. Find out when you should or shouldn't take no for an answer, and how to turn that no into a yes.
Telling everyone you know about your product or service is an important way to grow your business. Here's how to make the most of all your connections to increase sales.
The retail giant's 'Get on the Shelf' contest provides entrepreneurs and small-business owners a non-traditional way to get their product to market.
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Read about how social networks are helping brick-and-mortar stores, why WeHeartIt might be the next Pinterest, chat rooms on Facebook and more social-media news.
The popular review site introduces a new service that enables users to make transactions through their pages.