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Online Sales communication course – starting 18th May

It’s all about online at the moment, isn’t it? If you’re looking for some sales training at the moment, why not look at one of our 2 online options. Sales communication skills course – one day course – spread over 5 Zoom sessions. Bite-sized training where you simply pay in advance for each module from…

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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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Questioning – the most important communication skill?

Powerful questioning techniques are valuable in any telephone based role whether you’re proactive and making telesales, telemarketing or sales generation calls or whether you’re dealing with incoming queries, complaints and enquiries. Knowing when to use open and when to use closed questions is a vital skill which will help you navigate your way through a conversation with a customer.