Boosting Your Sales Through Creativity and Better Management

In any business, how well you sell your product or service can determine how long it takes before you succeed, or if you can maintain success once it’s started. Some products and services sell themselves. Other times, you have to figure out how to get into the mass consciousness of the purchasing public at large.

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4 Reasons You Aren’t Getting Any New Customers

If your business has been struggling recently, it may be a result of poor choices on your part.  When you haven’t put in the right efforts to keep your business thriving, then new customers will stop appearing.  Since a large part of your business’s success depends on new clients, it’s inevitable that you’ll eventually lose your business. Continue reading “4 Reasons You Aren’t Getting Any New Customers”

5 Tips to Maximize Visual Merchandising in Your Store

Visual merchandising is a somewhat confusing term, so in order to make things simpler, let’s first understand what it is exactly. At its core, it is a way to advertise certain items in your store by displaying and highlighting them with the help of shelves, lights, colors, words, etc. Most stores have some sort of a visual merchandising concept or the other going on, but here are five ideas that will allow you to increase sales by redirecting your efforts and resources in the right direction. Continue reading “5 Tips to Maximize Visual Merchandising in Your Store”

How to Reconnect with a Customer Who Didn’t Purchase

Keeping customers interested is often harder than getting them interested in the first place. Because of this, customer re-engagement and retention is the biggest goal of every marketer nowadays. Even if the numbers of customers rises, businesses can still experience a downfall because old customers lost interest. Continue reading “How to Reconnect with a Customer Who Didn’t Purchase”

7 Ways to Create Killer Relationship with Your Customer

One of the most important things every business needs can’t be bought with money. Relationships drive your business. You need to find the right people who believe in what you’re selling. There are essentially two ways of doing this. Continue reading “7 Ways to Create Killer Relationship with Your Customer”

Fun and Entertaining Ways to Network with Clients

Whether you’re hoping to obtain a prospective sale or want to treat one of your long term clients, taking them out for a day or evening of entertainment is sure to impress.  There are tons of different entertainment ideas, and which is best for you will depend on your budget, the time you have available, and the relationship you have with your client.  In this article, we’re going to take a look at some great options to help you decide. Continue reading “Fun and Entertaining Ways to Network with Clients”

What is Key Account Management?

Key account management is often mistaken for just another sale strategy, but it is an approach that seeks to change the way you do business, as well as how you win new business. As such, it has the power to affect your business at every level and drive profit margin long into the future. Continue reading “What is Key Account Management?”

Understanding the Anatomy of a Successful Salesman

Being a successful sales man is not easy. It requires a specific set of skills combined with an instrinsic sense of smell of the client’s requirement combined with a deep knowledge of the domain to succeed at the job. Here’s what is actually needed, nicely explained through an infographic. Continue reading “Understanding the Anatomy of a Successful Salesman”

How to Deal with an Increase in Sales

Growing sales is always a great thing for a business. You’re getting more customers and more orders from them, which in turn translates to more income and profit as well. Thanks to the wonders of internet, reaching more customers is now easier than ever. Through a carefully planned internet marketing campaign, it is not difficult to boost sales to a whole new level. Continue reading “How to Deal with an Increase in Sales”

Keys to a Conversational Sales Pitch

If you have a product that you’re trying to sell, you of course need to develop a way to pitch it. Pitching is elemental in sales. But there’s a fine line between a lecture and a conversation. The former will bore a customer to tears and the latter will end in a sale. Rote speeches and no eye contact create a separation between the salesperson and the consumer. To generate success as a salesperson, check out these tips for making your pitch conversational. Continue reading “Keys to a Conversational Sales Pitch”

How to Approach Sales and Promotions Properly in a Marketing Campaign

Marketing campaigns can be tricky to put together. No matter what you end up doing, it’s going to cost you money, but the point of the campaign is to bring in enough money that you more than make up for the sum that was spent on the campaign in the first place. For any business, no matter what they make, it’s commonplace to put about 10 percent of the budget towards marketing. Without marketing, you have no market, so it makes sense. Continue reading “How to Approach Sales and Promotions Properly in a Marketing Campaign”

3 Tips for Giving Discounts to Customers or Clients

Providing your customers with an enticing discount is a great way to quickly boost sales and see some income into your business. However, discounts can also become a slippery slope that your business can get stuck on, ultimately lowering sales and hurting your brand—something no business wants. So to help you make smart decisions regarding how and when to offer discounts to your customers or clients, here are three tips you may want to remember the next time you’re considering giving a discount on your products or services. Continue reading “3 Tips for Giving Discounts to Customers or Clients”