How to Minimize Turnover on Your Sales Staff

Turnover in sales is high — to say the least. With an annual sales turnover rate of 27%, it’s actually double the rate of the overall labor force. Not only are the rates unfortunate, but they’re also costly. The time and money you spend on sales training are lost. Your investment doesn’t bring…

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Increase Sales in Your Organization by Building a Culture of Positivity

B Positive isn’t just my blood type — it’s also my philosophy. How do people reach success? Well, the common thread in my past endeavors is happiness. When people are happy and begin to envision success, they become an unstoppable force. If we want our organizations to be their best,…

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4 Ways Employees Can Cheat Your Time Clock System (And How to Avoid Them)

You’re a victim of fraud. … if you’re running a retail store. Time clock fraud happens to everyone in retail. If you don’t think it’s happening to you, here’s what you need to know: it’s happening to you. People cheat the system and cost you money you shouldn’t be paying. Here’s…

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How to Increase Sales By Mining Your Existing Inbound Calls

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Wireless retailers get LOTS of incoming calls. What if you could use those calls to make more sales? It’s not just about great phone skills, it’s about looking back through calls that didn’t convert and seeing if there’s potential for a future sale. Mining for Gold Think of it like gold…

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How to Increase Sales By Returning Calls Faster

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Online leads are great — customers come to you, ready to talk about what you offer! With this kind of killer lead, wouldn’t you want to jump on the opportunity to sell? Of course! So why aren’t you responding faster? Companies who respond to their online leads within an hour…

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Wireless Retailers: How to Drastically Improve Your Employees’ Phone Greetings

No one actually makes a phone call anymore, right? Who would call a wireless store before they buy their phone? They can see stock online, map their own directions, and do their own research, so does anyone really call? Yes! And as a wireless retailer how you answer the phone…

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How to Master Door-to-Door Sales in 2018

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Door-to-door sales isn’t what it used to be… or is it? In the past 25 years, technology has changed (to say the least). We have the internet. We communicate via Facebook, LinkedIn, email, and web forms. But before all this, we relied on good ol' conversation. Back in the day,…

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4 Tips to Share With New Sales Reps Before Their First Appointment

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Don’t barf on the customer’s shoes. Dismal failure is highly unlikely. These are the two most basic lessons new sales reps need to understand before going to their first solo sales appointment. New salespeople are nervous, to say the least (hence the vomiting advice)! As a manager, it’s up to…

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How to Quickly Get Over Sales Rejection and Get Back to Prospecting

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No one enjoys rejection. When people don’t want what you’re selling, it can feel personal — as if they don’t like you, even though it’s about the product. Rejection happens. There’s no use pretending it doesn’t. If you’re in sales, you’ve been rejected and you will be again. But once…

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The Psychology of Sales: 4 Important Principles to Help You Close More Deals

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People want someone who understands, someone who “gets them.” It’s true in life, and it’s true in sales. Salespeople aim to solve their customers’ problems. That means you have to empathize with a customer’s situation first. You have to understand the way people think: Why do they do what they do?…

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