In yesterday’s Advisor, we discussed the importance of creating a sense of urgency in sales and how to express that urgency to a prospect. In today’s Advisor, we’ll cover another important topic for getting a positive response from a prospect.
In both sales and marketing, it is important to match the right personality to the right role. Before deciding on final placements within the company, determine the unique set of skills that each individual on your sales team has.
In yesterday’s Advisor, we talked about how to recover from a bad sales call and how to get back to dialing without being in a negative headspace. In today’s Advisor, we’ll talk about another situation revolving around sales calls—the importance of a follow-up call.
In yesterday’s Advisor, we shared some of the best social media management tools on the market, keeping pricing in mind for small- and medium-sized businesses. In today’s Advisor, we’ll take a look at additional social media analytics tools that can help you to be smarter and more informed with your social media marketing.
Never stop learning. Marketing is a constantly changing field, and to refuse to accept this fact is to all but guarantee your eventual demise.
Today’s best marketing teams are tech-savvy, multitalented, and capable of producing measurable results. Businesses that have been slow to invest in their marketing teams may not realize it, but the battle for top marketing talent is on among creative agencies, publishers, corporations, and media companies.
Today’s fast pace of innovation in the field of artificial intelligence (AI) is staggering. At first glance, it sounds like the province of sci-fi books, movies, and television shows. Yet, companies are marketing AI in numerous ways: personal assistants, zippy humanoid robots that complete house chores, self-regulating computers, or digital gadgets that remind us of […]
No matter how great your customer service may be; chances are that you’ll eventually encounter an angry customer. But how can you talk angry customers down off the ledge without losing their business?
There’s a lot of competition on Google Adwords (and Google search in general), and for good reason. Google is indisputably the top search engine used by searchers and advertisers alike. But smart marketers know that it’s not the be-all-and end-all of search.
Traditional sales techniques recommend cold calling, in-person drop-ins, and an endless amount of e-mails. But one of the most effective yet underutilized mediums for making contact with a good prospect is by using various social media channels. And, although LinkedIn® is one of the most relevant networks for connecting with professionals, it’s not the only […]