Closing by Using Micro-Commitments

The Sales Hunter

Blog Closing a Sale Professional Selling Skills Prospecting closes closing a sale closing strategies prospecting sales strategiesOne of the best ways to keep a sale moving forward is by using the micro-commitment strategy. The approach is simple to use and very effective for those who are dealing with a customer who is hard to engage and hard to move forward. The micro-commitment strategy is built around finding ways to gain the […].

The Perfect Close

Your Sales Management Guru

The Perfect Close. -A The quality of new sales related books coming out is amazing and The Perfect Close by James Muir is another high quality book to add to your library. James then takes the reader through the tactics that must be executed to build to The Perfect Close.

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Closing and Negotiating Challenges - Symptoms of Another Selling Problem

Understanding the Sales Force

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The Perfect Close

Your Sales Management Guru

The Perfect Close. -a Believe me James Muir’s book, The Perfect Close is a great add to any sales library. His 13 chapters flow logically, even though on page one he clearly states if you want to know his Perfect Close, skip everything and go to Chapter 12-more about that later.

Successful Selling

Matt Heinz explains how to attract, manage, close and keep more business in a buyer-centric world

The Lost Art of Closing

Your Sales Management Guru

The Lost Art of Closing. -a The Lost Art of Closing fits the book club model perfectly. Anthony Iannarino hit it on the head with his book The Lost Art of Closing published by Portfolio/Penguin. a book review-.

10 Tips to Close the Sale Now

The Sales Hunter

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What Percent of Leads Should Sales Close?


There are many factors that impact the percent of leads that should be closed by sales. This blog will take you through five factors that impact lead close rate and a calculation you can use to determine the minimum close rates your product or solution requires. The five main factors in lead close rate are: Market definition. were the leads qualified and did they close). The close rate—ZERO PERCENT. Close Rate Required for 10x ROMI*.

10 Ways to Close Deals Faster Without Cutting Your Price

The Sales Hunter

We all want to close deals faster. Too many times the way salespeople close a deal faster is by cutting the price, thinking a lower price will create a faster decision. Blog Closing a Sale Professional Selling Skills closes closing sales closes

Closed – Now What?

Jonathan Farrington

The point I am making is that getting the order is merely the first stage in the closing process – not the final act. So there you have it, a close is not a close unless and until… And by the way, nobody, ever, should consider that they have a “client for life.” The ink is barely dry on the contract; everyone is satisfied that they have a good deal – “win-win.”

5 Best Sales Closing Techniques

The Sales Hunter

Salespeople are always asking me for the closing techniques that work the best. Pick a Date Close […]. Blog Closing a Sale Professional Selling Skills closing a sale closing techniques sales closing

The Human Desire to Control the Sales Closing Question

Increase Sales

So you reached the end of the sales conversation and now, drum roll, comes the ultimate sales closing question. With today’s buyer’s being far more education,, possibly the tried and true closing question requires a little adjustment?

When You Can’t Close: 10 Questions to Ask Yourself.

The Sales Hunter

Have you ever asked yourself why you can’t close? Here’s my quick checklist of questions you need to ask yourself when you can’t close a sale: 1. Blog Breakthrough Sales University Closing a Sale Professional Selling Skills Prospecting Sales Motivation closes closing closing a sale prospect prospecting sales closing sales motivationI imagine you have.

Executive Sales Leader Briefing: Your Role in Closing Deals

The Sales Hunter

Blog Closing a Sale leadership c-suite closing closing a sale sales closes sales leader sales leadershipWelcome to the Executive Sales Leader Briefing, a new blog series I am doing every Friday.

Why Closing is Never a Problem in Account Based Selling

No More Cold Calling

You’d be surprised how often I hear, “My account based selling team can’t close.”. Closing is never the problem. Closing is the easy part of account based sales development. That’s how the phrase “ABC”—always be closing—became a sales mantra.

How Referrals Close the Buyer Divide

No More Cold Calling

The post How Referrals Close the Buyer Divide appeared first on No More Cold Calling. Pushy and arrogant sales reps still give the rest of us a bad name. Many buyers dislike salespeople.

5 Secrets to Close Deals Faster

The Sales Hunter

Being able to close a sale faster is worth everything. Below are 5 secrets you can use to close sales faster: Limit availability of your time and what you sell. Blog Closing a Sale closes closing closing a sale closing techniques sales closesNot only does it get you more sales, but it also frees up your time to go get the next sale. Creating a sense […].

5 Ways to Close More Sales During the Summer and Avoid the Summer Slump

The Sales Hunter

Blog Closing a Sale Consultative Selling Professional Selling Skills Prospecting Sales Motivation closing sales sales closing sales motivation sales slumpIt happens every year. Summer comes, and for some reason, sales slump.

How to Increase Your Closing Percentage

Inside Sales Training

Now consider what that really means: It means that out of ten closes you attempt, eight are not going to buy! Now think about all the time and energy you spend trying to close a lead that is never going to buy anyway. Let me ask you a question: Do all of your leads end up buying?

Closing Is Easy

The Pipeline

One of the most common things I hear from sellers is “Get me in front of the right guy, and I can close them”. Closing opportunities that were initiated by the buyer themselves is cute, but is it enough? The post Closing Is Easy appeared first on Renbor Sales Solutions Inc.

ABC? No, Never Be Closing!

MTD Sales Training

Never Be Closing” by Tim Dunne and Tim Hurson is an inventive. [[ This is a content summary only. Book Review always be closing how to close the sale opening is the new closing I’m an avid reader of good quality books on many subjects, and one that my team put my way last week has intrigued and interested me. Visit my website for full links, other content, and more! ]].

The Perfect Close – Book Review

The Pipeline

Which brings us to in The Perfect Close: The Secret to Closing Sales , by James Muir. Don’t let the title fool you, this is not a book full of closing tricks like the Ben Franklin Close or The Columbo Close. That is you opportunity with James and The Perfect Close.

Close More Sales by Fixing Your Attitude

The Sales Hunter

On the other end of the phone was another salesperson complaining to me about how they can’t seem to close more sales. You can’t close anything if your leads are pathetic.” […].

The Lost Art of Closing

The Pipeline

Not one to rest on laurels, Anthony is about to release his next epic, The Lost Art Of Closing. Based on the feedback from the initial book, this is sure to stir discussion and a buzz, and more importantly, help you close more deals.

While Your Competitors Are Sleeping Or Closed For a Holiday

Fill the Funnel

The post While Your Competitors Are Sleeping Or Closed For a Holiday appeared first on Fill the Funnel. While your competitors are sleeping you could be selling your products and services and generating leads.

Close More Sales with AWATL

Anthony Cole Training

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3 Proven Ways to Close Deals Quicker

Sales Benchmark Index

It will help your team determine: What deals can close quickly in your pipeline. This will get your deals to close quicker. Pipeline strategy will help get your deals closed quickly.

5 Steps to Close More Sales

The Sales Hunter

Here are 5 steps you can take right now to close more sales faster: 1. The single biggest reason more sales aren’t closed is salespeople give up and fail to follow through. Do a referral blitz to grab customers you can close quickly.

“When is This Deal Going to Close?”

Sales Benchmark Index

“When is this deal going to close?” The worst question a sales leader can ask a rep. This question adds no value. It is a selfish question. You are thinking solely of your own quota. Yet, you need the answer because your boss will ask you the same question.

Real Secrets to Closing Deals Faster

The Sales Hunter

Along with 5 other sales thought leaders, I will be part of a webinar that gives you the secrets to closing deals faster. You want to close more deals faster, right? Blog Closing a Sale Consultative Selling Professional Selling SkillsYou have a great opportunity coming up.

The Greatest Closing Question Ever

Sales and Marketing

So I leaned in, looked at both of them and asked the greatest closing question ever. So I leaned in, looked at both of them and asked the greatest closing question ever. Issue Date: 2016-10-31. Author: Peter R.

Closing Deals

Tom Hopkins

” If you’re new to my training, I’m thrilled that you’ll be learning […] The post Closing Deals appeared first on America's #1 Sales Trainer. If you’re a long time student of my training, that title is a “gotcha.”

Closing Mistake: Did the Customer Know You Were Asking for the Order?

The Sales Hunter

Surprisingly, there are quite a few times when the customer doesn’t even know the salesperson is trying to close. Blog Closing a Sale Professional Selling Skills close closing closing a sales closing techniques sales close

Close More Deals With This Pricing Strategy

Sales Benchmark Index

When you offer the Buyer too many choices they don’t chose anything at all. Your job as a Sales Rep is to provide the best solution to the Buyer’s problems. Don’t overwhelm them by offering them more than they need. So limit the options you present.

Why Do So Many People Fail to Ask for the Order and Close the Sale?

The Sales Hunter

The number one part left out of any presentation is the close. Blog Closing a Sale Professional Selling Skills close closes closing closing a sale sales closing It really is no surprise when one considers it’s human nature not to seek out rejection.

What Should the Sales Close Rate Be?


I’ve read and heard (from a well-known industry analyst firm) that best-in-class companies close 30% of sales qualified leads while average companies close 20%. If you do the math, this tells us that sales reps are expected to work 1000 marketing qualified leads down to 14 to 48 sales qualified leads and close 20% or 30% of those leads respectively; and end up with 3 to 14 deals. The sales close rate on these leads is zero percent.

Closing The Sale

Partners in Excellence

Earlier today, I was interviewed for an article on “Closing The Sale.” ” I think too many of us–entrepreneurs and sales people, alike, have mistaken impressions of closing the sale. As a result, we close far fewer deals than we might.

Closed – Now What?

Jonathan Farrington

The point I am making is that getting the order is merely the first stage in closing process, not the final act. General Account Development Closing Skills Paris

When Should I Discount to Close a Deal?

The Sales Hunter

You’re thinking, “If I just discount the price, I will be able to close the deal.” Let’s face it — there’s not one salesperson who has not struggled with this issue. ” Does this hit home with you? I suspect it does, as it’s one of the most common issues thrown at me when I’m speaking […]. Blog pricing Professional Selling Skills Prospecting discount discounting price value

Will This Deal Ever Close? A Compelling Event

Sales Benchmark Index

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