Archive For: Sales Skillset

Meet Up For A Drink?

I bumped into a not too close friend few days back at a restaurant. He gave me call today and it went something like this.

Me: Hi Gary, what’s up?
Gary: Oh, just wanted to call up and see if …

 

Trusting Toyota’s Trustworthiness!

Toyota became the no 1 car maker of the world because they were known for good quality products. Quality that people can trust. But then they had to recall their cars because of accelerator pedal issues, a very serious issue …

 

Martial Arts & Selling – Learn The Techniques

Learn The Techniques

In martial arts, we are taught lots of techniques like how to punch, how to kick, how to throw, how to block, how to get out from a lock, how to roll if we fall, how to …

 

Talk Less, Listen More!

The ratio I recommend is 70% of the time – the prospect must be talking. If we get our prospects to talk more through our strategic intelligent questions, we can find out and understand more of their desires. Too many …

 

Biggest Mistake Businesses Make!

Was in a mall and saw a lot of sales staffs in the retails were sitting down staring at blank space. I guess traffic is slow and they have nothing to do. And that i believe is the biggest mistake …

 
Didn’t Know He Sell Notebooks!

Didn’t Know He Sell Notebooks!

I just bought a new Toshiba notebook about one month ago:

The funny thing is, after playing badminton last Sunday, had a little chat with Calvin. He’s apprently going to China to manufacturer his own products. Now, all this while …

 

Have Multiple Attacks!

Here are a few multiple strategies to get your name out there. How many are you currently utilizing? E-mails, newsletters, blogs, forums, search engine optimization, cold-calling, networking,  joint-ventures, paid-per-clicks, direct mails, referrals, articles, press releases, book, speeches & seminars, telemarketing, …

 

Beyond The Standard Customer Service Story!

Was with a client and he shared with me one of the things he does to reward his staffs for the behavior he wants. He provides any staff the “Beyond The Standard Awards” when ever someone goes the extra mile, …

 

The World Of Customization!

“Based on your previous purchase, these are some of the products we also recommend: ” If you bought something online, i’m sure you have received one of these emails from the online retailer. I see the trend where the sellers …