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The telephone is becoming more important in selling

The telephone is becoming more important in selling. In this crazy new world, sales people are being prevented from going and talking to customers in the way that they’d like. So, what’s the next best thing? Let me introduce the telephone The next best quality of call to have with customers is on the phone.…

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We need training but we have no money!

Do you believe you need to give your customer facing team some training? As we peer out from under the covers – determined to get the UK economy back up and running again, we all need a little help. For many of you, you might be aware that you need help. The challenge is thought…

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Monitoring your team remotely

WFH is a new acronym I’ve seen a few times recently. Working from Home is to be the new ‘norm’ for many. Or at least a lot more of it will be going on than was the case before March. How is the future shaping up?    I make no claim to be able to…

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What will training look like post Covid-19?

What will training look like post Covid-19? Different almost certainly. You will still need training to keep your team top of their game and ahead of the competition. But the traditional classroom model of learning and training has been compromised. It’ll come back at some point before too long. Nevertheless we’re all waking up to…

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What is blended learning?

What is blended learning? The future is blended learning. Well, that’s certainly how To Market views the future of training. Both short-term and probably elements of it will remain for ever. It’s certainly the way To Market will structure many of our customer service and telephone sales training programmes in the future. Ultimately, it will result in better…

What to do with Christmas – business review

Christmas and new year is a great time to take stock and review your business, your product lines, your customer mix etc. Most of the country goes quiet, so you can take time out to think, without being worried that the rest of the economy and your competitors in particular are stealing a march on you.

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How do you follow-up visitors to your website?

It is important to follow-up enquiries and even website visitors quickly, shortly after they’ve been on your site. There are services that allow you see who these B2B visitors are. Ensure you have a plan in place to maximise the opportunities that are coming your way daily.

How to sell more – 4 quick wins

All you really want to do is generate more business. To sell more. To more people, more often. Here are 4 quick wins that will help you convert the warmest leads you have in your pipeline. You may be all over these topics, but most aren’t.