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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…

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Can furloughed workers do online training?

Can furloughed workers enrol on online training? This is a question I’ve been asked recently. More than once. So, I’ve looked into it by speaking to specialists in the field. Employment law specialists. And the good news appears to be that Yes they can. Always get your own advice My initial advice would be that you should…

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Telephone skills to help your field based sales team

Telephone skills for field based sales teams is a vital part of the armoury. To close deals, to set their own appointments, to follow-up proposals, to qualify prospects. And yet most never have any training. It can be seen as just as an extension of face-to-face selling. Which it isn’t as the majority of sales people will tell you! Invest in a little training and help your team increase their effectiveness – all from the ease of their desks.

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Good selling not always about selling

Good selling in B2B is often about informing and offering knowledge, and advice to your customer, then allowing them to make their decision. Building your own credibility with industrial or commercial customers will pay great dividends long-term once they know they can trust you.