When you have completed this course you will be able to define the key concepts associated with Selling and you will be able to:

  • Identify the main obstacles that can block sales
  • Understand the nature of selling viewed as a Process
  • Understand a range of sales techniques from preparing a proposal through to closing the sale
  • Use these techniques to build an effective sales process for your service
  • Explain the benefits of having an effective sales process that can be used consistently to deliver better sales results

COURSE OUTCOMES

By the end of the course, participants should be able to:

  • Describe methods for establishing customer trends and types
  • Understand the business context and potential sales barriers
  • Identify opportunities for sales development
  • Plan objectives and set sales goals
  • Understand fundamental communication strategies with clients
  • Encourage staff participation and monitor sales progress
  • Request feedback from customers and respond proactively
  • Evaluate effectiveness of sales development and adjust activities
  • Maximize sales potential by planning, implementing and evaluating sales
  • Recognise the link between sales and “marketing”
  • Discover how to use low-cost publicity to get your name known
  • Apply personal selling skills to sell products or services
  • Apply closing techniques to sell products or services

Want to have this course in-house?

Contact 012 430 2101 or marinkie@raisingthestandards.org.za

COURSE OUTLINE

  • Understanding your company’s mission & vision
  • Determining your personal vision
  • Effective Marketing practices
  • The 4 – P’s of Marketing
  • The Marketing plan
  • Advertising
  • Customer-driven Marketing and Sales
  • Customers – our lifeblood
  • Competencies of effective sales people
  • Defining your client base
  • Goal setting for sales
  • Effective Time Management
  • Administration – Paperwork & Record keeping
  • Selling in a recession
  • The communication process
  • The role of listening in sales
  • Personal organization
  • Up selling
  • Selling in a Recession
  • Negotiation Skills
  • After-sales Service

Behaviours needed for sales persons

  •  Reject Rejection
  • Some will, some won’t, so what
  • Developing resilience for sales people
  • Persistence and determination

Identifying the Reasons Why Clients Don’t Buy! 

  • No Trust
  • No Hurry
  • No Money
  • No Need
  • No Want or Value
  • No Understanding
  • No Courage to commit

Closing the Sale

  •  Overcoming each reason so as to close the sale
  • Comprehensive techniques for closing the sale

Become a SUPER salesperson

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