“Fix it and forget it” might be a motto you can apply to some tasks in your personal life. Don’t make the mistake of using this philosophy to run your business.
According to King of Sales Jeffrey Gitomer, one of the biggest sales barriers is identifying the real decision-maker. Deb Calvert, President of People First Productivity Solutions, agrees. These sales pros share two questions to help find who you should be making your sales pitches to without damaging your potential sale.
“When you talk to customers, what are you fundamentally trying to do?” That is the question SellingPower recommends asking yourself when reflecting on your sales strategy.
As different as you’d like to think your product or service is from your competition, there are rarely cases that product alone makes you the obvious choice to prospects. So, what is it your prospects are looking for? What will make you stand out? Here are a few pieces of advice from SellingPower’s Matt Singer.