Sales Techniques

Sales Technique: How to discredit the competition and extract pain from a prospect

The most basic rule of New School Selling is “no pain, no sale”. If you are unable to get a prospect to open up with you and share with you their concerns, fears and what is keeping them up at night, your conversation with them will be intellectual…
Sales Techniques

Sales Technique: How to extract pain from a reluctant prospect

When you enter a retail store most sales associates will address you and ask, “May I help you?” The Pavlovian response is, “No I’m just looking”. We do this because we don’t want to be pressured or sold by the associate. Same…
Sales Techniques

Sales Technique: How to Avoid Being Ripped Off

Prospects are very skilled at getting salespeople to give free presentations, quotes and proposals. If you have been in selling for more than a week, you have probably experienced dishonest prospects over and over again, If, you don’t figure…