You’ve surely heard the phrase, “it’s a small world”. For years, that’s been uttered whenever someone finds out they have a mutual friend or acquaintance in common. If it’s a small world generally, the business world must now be considered miniscule! With so many digital communication channels available and the use of cloud based software, business is conducted and managed more remotely than ever before. And where we work from, isn’t as restricted as it once was.
Remote working opens a world of opportunity – quite literally
Ever heard the term ‘busy fool’? Essentially, it means prioritizing your work load incorrectly and giving greater urgency to tasks which don’t help you meet your key objectives. To be successful in sales, you have to be the very opposite of a busy fool – you need to know what actions to take in the short and long term which are going to help you succeed. That success is determined by one metric – your ability to close a sale.
Closing a sale isn’t a singular action, and those actions vary depending on communication channels, size of the deal and customer
Dreading Thursday’s report because your sales figures don’t match up to those enthusiastic projections from last month? Wondering why your sales team are underperforming? Need new ways to boost sales? Wondering how to increase your sales?
As much as a decline in sales may not always be your fault, that doesn’t mean that there’s nothing you can do to turn it around. Understanding the problem is the first step to figuring out how to increase sales and tackle it head on – followed by learning the most appropriate response in order to fix it