Sales Techniques Tag

Sales Tactics

There are so many great sales tactics so why do some sales professionals of today still use the hard sell tactics, which no longer have the same effect. Hard selling is when you go straight to the point and start to try to sell your product without any finesse, without evaluating your customer’s needs. It is simply telling your prospective buyer that he should buy...

Read More
proactive selling

Most of the time, we assume a reactive position with our customers. We “pitch” a statement or benefit over to them and wait for the customer to reply to the statement. Then we react to their response. inatead try asking a proactive question such as "Are you aware of our ………. that we stock?” These questions should be directed to the customer’s specific needs....

Read More
Gatekeeper

Everyone has their own way of working, but if we’re honest, the mastery of time management is difficult even for those of an iron will, so let’s talk Pomodoro. According to Wiki, The Pomodoro Technique is a time management method developed by Francesco Cirillo in the late 1980s. The technique uses a timer to break down work into intervals, separated by short breaks. But, how...

Read More
Sales scripts

Flexibility in sales is vitally important in developing rapport with a potential customer and gaining their confidence. If you stick to a rigid script, then you’re not being responsive to their concerns, needs and questions. Listening and being empathetic is more difficult for some people than others. But if your success depends on the ability to persuade and influence then it’s a skill well worth...

Read More