Process & Method

The sales process are the steps you take to make a sale from start to completion. A sales methodology is how you sell and reflects who you are as a business in order to drive sales. Examples of sales methodologies include SPIN, Solution, Conceptual and Inbound.

Lucky

21 Sales Myths Busted

Don't get siloed with who you know, network trade shows, online groups and always be connected around shared interests. Trust me - go do the research.
Hacks

LinkedIn Algorithm HACKS

LinkedIn is not a social media platform that rests on its laurels. It's regularly rolling out changes to the way it operates, and the way it processes our information, keeping up with those changes can be a challenge for all but the most diligent.
Opportunity

Why You Need Create Opportunities and Not Just Find Them

Finding new opportunities and creating them are two different outcomes. Creating new opportunities requires a different approach. If you aspire to be a trusted advisor, you need to demonstrate why and how.
Objection 3

Is Pre-empting An Objection, Genius Or Insanity?

Part of the sales challenge is to uncover objections, so you can try to dispel them. Raising objections on behalf of your prospects is either insanity or genius.
Strategic Selling 2

The Ten Laws of Strategic Selling

Strategic Enterprise Selling is the process of engaging the most senior levels early, aligning with political and economic power, in addressing the most serious problems or opportunities. Then architecting solutions and setting an agenda.
Video Conferencing

Video Conferencing – 10 Practical Tips

Mastering video conferencing opens up all sorts of opportunities. It puts us ahead of those that only use the telephone. ‘Seeing’ a client makes it easier to build rapport, engage eye-to-eye, ‘showcase’ our wares and gauge reactions.
Farmer

Cracking The Myth Of Sales Hunters & Farmers

Many so called “experts” claim that there are two types of salespeople – Hunters and Farmers. Employing hunter and farmer sales teams increases costs and often confuses buyers.
‘On-The-Call’ Actions

Telephone Sales Techniques For Success (Part 3): 18 ‘On-The-Call’ Actions

You’ve prepared extensively for the coming call. You’re in the right mindset, and you know everything possible about your client. Here’s 18 tips on what to do when you pick up the phone.
Painful Process

4 Actions To Implement When Selling Becomes A Painful Process.

The only way to discover the truth is to communicate in a way that helps the other person feel comfortable telling you the truth. What you don’t want is for them to think you’re calling just to make the sale.
Business Growth

Why You Need to Increase Your Average Deal Size

Increasing your average deal size is one meaningful way to increase your revenue, and it prevents you from needing to triple or quadruple the number of deals you need to reach your goals.