11 Oct 2019

Consultative selling for B2B Sales
Recently one of our clients said, many of the prospects book appointments but not many show up for consultation. What is exactly happening here? This is not just for appointments, we see many times, the sales team members commit to their next month targets, but hardly stick to it. Like this many commitments, each of us makes, but we don't stick to it. What is the reason? As per R...

05 Sep 2019

Sales training initiative India
Hiring any service is a challenge as there are many factors involved which are not easily quantifiable and also cannot be tried like a product. Most people try to simplify by going with referrals or known contacts. That might work at the individual level, but at an organization level what is required is to follow a process and have a clear evaluation criterion. Just like evaluat...

13 Jun 2019

3 mistakes companies make in implementing sales CRM
Do you have a plan to implement Sales CRM in your organization or if you are using Sales CRM already, then keen to know how to improve the ROI? Then from our studies as well as interacting with companies who have successfully implemented the sales CRM, there are 3 common mistakes to be avoided. Not having a sales CRM Strategy The 1st biggest mistake is to roll out sales CRM with...

15 Feb 2019

When it comes to sales training initiative, measuring the success of sales training or ROI in terms of business results is not clear. This inhibits many businesses to take up sales training initiatives. Many companies we meet ask this question about sales training. Since I am investing money on this training, how do I clearly measure the impact with respect to business results such as...

31 Jan 2019

What actually results in sales success? This is a difficult question and there is no one answer. Some say sales success is driven by process, structure, whereas others say sales is all about building relations. The answer lies in the combination of these. Sales is as much an art as science. Many of you, would have come across someone who in spite of not having a sales process, produc...

09 Nov 2018

Sales CRM, SalesForce Automation
Let's get this. Every company which has field force sales staff is keen to try out new technology to get more insights so they can improve sales team productivity. For this, technology solutions such as sales CRM, sales force automation software are the most popular. Technology companies promote claiming a huge scope of improvement in all sales related activities in using Sales CRM and S...

12 Feb 2018

Selling features vs benefits
In the 5 persuasion techniques sales executives must master article, we covered different persuasive sales skill techniques one can use, during the selling process. In this article, we will discuss one persuasive sales skill or key factor which influences your buyer more than any other factor. This is to do with understanding what motivates the buyer to take action and what is the No....

22 Jan 2018

Sales Training Company in India
Every sales manager loves to do sales forecasting, despite the fact that it’s a very difficult undertaking and the further fact that forecasting accuracy is nearly impossible. There are managers who forecast data not just for the quarter but for the complete year. In this situation, it’s typical to end up with forecasted numbers that miss the mark by a sizable margin. Most sales manag...

25 Oct 2017

Selling persuasion techniques
In the book Yes! 50 secrets from the science of persuasion by Robert Cialdini, there are many examples of selling persuasion techniques that executives can use in their daily work. Below a list of 5 best techniques listed, Foot-in-the-door to trip-wire technique! Best way to convert a prospect to the customer is, ‘To pave the way for full-line distribution by starting with a small ...