Starting out your Career in Sales

When I come across a lot of MBA’s graduate, they do not want to start their career with Sales. They are always on the lookout to get into Business Management or Marketing, Business Operations, etc. They always have a fear of dealing with the pressure, rejections in Sales. The point is if you want to …

Targeting the Right Prospects for your B2B Sales

Targeting the right prospect for your B2B sales can be very challenging. You should know everything about your target prospects from their demographics and interest to their buying behaviors. The better you understand your prospects and their pain points and motivations, the easier it will be for you to target and convert your leads into …

Importance of Improving your Communications Skills in Sales

People who work in sales have the ability to speak well and to convey their ideas and their solutions. Great salespeople always find their way to improve their communication skills of listening first. Why is it Important to Improve your Communications in Sales? To be a success in sales, you need to have the ability to gather …

Finding the Right Sales Guru

The one common topic that most of the successful salespeople talk about is how much they owe their achievement to their mentors. Whether it’s a closing technique, following up with a potential prospect, or that little push they attribute their accomplishment, to having a guru to guide them. Not every successful salesperson is a perfect guru for …

Follow your GPS system to achieve your Goals

If you land in a new town in some state you are not familiar with without GPS and a map, it’s highly unlikely that you would be able to find your way to destination. Why? Because you would not have a plan a map or direction. The achievement of our goals is like setting the …

Importance of building your Personal Brand

You probably hear the word “Brand” several times. It’s the most common subject you will hear from Marketers, Entrepreneur, Business Person and for good reason. We already know building a well recognized Business Brand adds tremendous value and can create a significant competitive advantage. Why is it Important to build your Personal Brand? Personal Brand …

Developing Passion in your Life

After 8+ years of relevant experience in Sales & Marketing, I am still trying to figure out does the real purpose of passion is to become a subject matter expertise in your profession or do something that really drives you crazy or really happy of doing something. If we talk about any professional in an …

Set Smarter Sales Goals to achieve your Target

You will only be able to reach your destination more accurately & timely if you have a GPS or a map handy. Likewise be it any profession, without a clear goal you won’t have a visibility of what you want to achieve and where you have to reach. Goal setting and knowing how to set …

What does it take to be a Salesman?

My first job out of college was in Sales and Customer Relations of a start up eCommerce company. Mostly I used to handle customer queries & complaints and to deal with lot of grievances from the customer end. I hated it at the beginning, but my boss explained a commission breakdown that while handling customer …

How to build rapport with your Potential Prospects

In today’s world we hear a lot of buzz that AI, Machine Learning are transforming even in sales functions to stay ahead of the game. However one thing which will always remain is which go with an old saying “People will buy from People they like”. How to build rapport with your potential prospects As a …