10 Essential Selling Skills Every Sales Rep Needs in 2018

Hubspot Sales

Selling Skills. In order to answer these questions and find out what separates sales winners from second-place finishers, RAIN Group, a sales training company , studied over 700 B2B purchases from the buyer’s perspective to find out what really happened in their buying experiences.

Sales Methodology ??? It’s Your Sales Religion

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Sales Methodologies can make or break your business , as they not only impact the way you sell, they have a direct impact on many other important factors in your business. Check out the table below on Sales Methodology for some ideas on how the main four differ.

Top 3 Reasons to Use Consultative Selling Skills

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Consultative Selling Skills are used by organizations in many different industries to drive high end Business 2 Business sales, and whilst Consultative Selling is undoubtedly difficult to get right, the rewards are high given the typical values of the products & services involved.

Sales Tips: What Is Sales Intelligence?

Customer Centric Selling

Sales Tips: What Is Sales Intelligence? By Connie Schlosberg, Primary Intelligence.

Sales Tips: Know More, Win More

Customer Centric Selling

Sales Tips: When You Know More, You Win More. By Primary Intelligence , a CustomerCentric Selling® Partner.

Sales Tips: Scripted versus Tailored Sales Presentations

Customer Centric Selling

Sales Tips: Scripted vs. Tailored Sales Presentations. By Connie Schlosberg, Primary Intelligence.

Sales Tips: How to Calculate Your Win Rate

Customer Centric Selling

Sales Tips: How to Analyze Your Win Rate. By Primary Intelligence , a CustomerCentric Selling® Partner.

Sales Tips: 4 Benefits of CX Programs

Customer Centric Selling

Sales Tips: 4 Unexpected Benefits of Customer Experience Programs. By Primary Intelligence , a CustomerCentric Selling® Partner.

Sales Tips: How to Think Like Your Customer

Customer Centric Selling

Sales Tips: How to Think Like Your Customer. By John Holland, Chief Content Officer, CustomerCentric Selling®.

Sales Tips: "Quote and Hope" Proposals Don't Sell

Customer Centric Selling

Sales Tips: "Quote and Hope" Proposals Don't Sell. By John Holland, Chief Content Officer, CustomerCentric Selling®.

Sales Tips: Sharing B2B CX Insights with Employees

Customer Centric Selling

Sales Tips: 6 Best Practices for Sharing B2B CX Insights with Employees. By Connie Schlosberg, Primary Intelligence.

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Sales Tips: Quarter-end Health Check

Customer Centric Selling

Sales Tips: Quarter-end Health Check. By John Holland, Chief Content Officer, CustomerCentric Selling®.

Sales Tips: 2 Costly Mistakes Sellers Make with Pricing

Customer Centric Selling

Sales Tips: 2 Costly Mistakes Sellers Make with Pricing. By John Holland, Chief Content Officer, CustomerCentric Selling®.

Sales Tips: 6 Strategies to Get Buyers to Talk to You

Customer Centric Selling

Sales Tips: 6 Strategies to Get Buyers to Talk to You. By Connie Schlosberg, Primary Intelligence.

Sales Tips: How B2B Companies Are Increasing Revenue

Customer Centric Selling

Sales Tips: How B2B Companies Are Increasing Revenue. By Connie Schlosberg, Primary Intelligence.

Sales Tips: Understand Payback Before Product

Customer Centric Selling

Sales Tips: Understand Payback Before Product. By John Holland, Chief Content Officer, CustomerCentric Selling®.

Sales Tips: 4 Successful Best Practices for Win Loss Programs

Customer Centric Selling

Sales Tips: 4 Successful Tactical Recommendations for Win Loss Programs. By Connie Schlosberg, Primary Intelligence.

Sales Tips: Collecting Customer Feedback through Phone Interviews

Customer Centric Selling

Sales Tips: A Better Way to Gather CX Feedback. By Connie Schlosberg, Primary Intelligence.

Sales Tips: 4 Reasons Why You Lose to "No Decision"

Customer Centric Selling

Sales Tips: 4 Reasons Why You Lose to "No Decision". By Gary Walker, EVP of Channel Sales & Operations, CustomerCentric Selling®.

Sales Tips: 3 Tips for Communicating with B2B Customers

Customer Centric Selling

Sales Tips: 3 Tips for Communicating with B2B Customers. By Connie Schlosberg, Primary Intelligence.

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Sales Tips: Buyer Intelligence Is Direct Catalyst for Increasing Sales

Customer Centric Selling

Sales Tips: Why Accurate, Actionable Buyer Intelligence Is a Direct Catalyst for Changes. By Heather McDougald, Director of Sales Operations, Primary Intelligence.

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Sales Tips: 4 Foolproof Ways to Increase Sales Productivity

Customer Centric Selling

Sales Tips: 4 Foolproof Ways to Increase Sales Productivity. By Sam Holzman, Content Marketing Specialist at ZoomInfo.

Sales Tips: Key Components of an Effective Sales Strategy

Customer Centric Selling

Sales Tips: Key Components of an Effective Sales Strategy. By Matt Haag, President/Owner of SimpleData.

Sales Tips: Seller Opinions vs. Buyer Opinions

Customer Centric Selling

Sales Tips: "Solutions" - Your Buyer's Opinion or Yours? By John Holland, Chief Content Officer, CustomerCentric Selling®.

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Sales Tips: Best Practices for Handling Sales Proposals

Customer Centric Selling

Sales Tips: Best Practices for Handling Sales Proposals. By John Holland, Chief Content Officer, CustomerCentric Selling®.

Sales Tips: 4 Components Needed for Sales Process

Customer Centric Selling

Sales Tips: 4 Components Needed for Sales Process. By John Holland, Chief Content Officer, CustomerCentric Selling®.

Sales Tips: The What and Why of Sales Process

Customer Centric Selling

Sales Tips: What IS a Sales Process and WHY Is It Important? By Gary Walker, EVP of Channel Sales & Operations, CustomerCentric Selling®.

Sales Tips: How to Handle Stale Proposals

Customer Centric Selling

Sales Tips: A Better Way to Handle Stale Proposals. By John Holland, Chief Content Officer, CustomerCentric Selling®.

Sales Tips: There's No Shortcut to Sales Improvement

Customer Centric Selling

Sales Tips: There's No Shortcut to Sales Improvement. By Gary Walker, EVP of Channel Sales & Operations, CustomerCentric Selling®.

Sales Tips: Cost vs. Benefit To Do's and NOT To Do

Customer Centric Selling

Sales Tips: What To Do and NOT To Do with Costs vs. Benefits. By John Holland, Chief Content Officer, CustomerCentric Selling®.

Sales Tips: 5 Habits for Being a Better Sales Professional

Customer Centric Selling

Sales Tips: 5 Habits for Being a Better Sales Professional. By Connie Schlosberg, Primary Intelligence.

Sales Tips: How to Position Your Business to Win RFPs

Customer Centric Selling

Sales Tips: How to Position Your Business to Win RFPs. By Connie Schlosberg, Primary Intelligence.

Sales Tips: How to Get More Referrals from Existing Clients

Customer Centric Selling

Sales Tips: How to Get More Sales Referrals from Existing Clients. By Ryan Sweeney, Content Strategist, WorkWise.

Sales Tips: 5 Tips for Handing Negotiations

Customer Centric Selling

Sales Tips: 5 Tips for Handling Negotiations (and Saying NO). By John Holland, Chief Content Officer, CustomerCentric Selling®.

Sales Tips: When and How to Provide Pricing

Customer Centric Selling

Sales Tips: When and How to Provide Pricing. By John Holland, Chief Content Officer, CustomerCentric Selling®.

Sales Tips: Surviving the Frenetic Fourth Quarter

Customer Centric Selling

Sales Tips: 5 Ways to Survive the Frenetic Fourth Quarter. By John Holland, Chief Content Officer, CustomerCentric Selling®.

Sales Tips: Are You The Wirerer or Wiree?

Customer Centric Selling

Sales Tips: Handling RFP's You Did NOT Wire. By John Holland, Chief Content Officer, CustomerCentric Selling®.

Sales Tips: Introducing the Curious Buyer

Customer Centric Selling

Sales Tips: Introducing the Curious Buyer. By John Holland, Co-founder & Co-author of CustomerCentric Selling®.

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Sales Tips: Closing Early Should be the Exception Not the Rule

Customer Centric Selling

Sales Tips: Closing Early Should Be the Exception, Not the Rule. By Gary Walker, EVP of Channel Sales & Operations, CustomerCentric Selling®.

Sales Tips: A Deadly Approach to Initial Meetings

Customer Centric Selling

Sales Tips: Avoid the "People Like Me" Mentality in Initial Buyer Meetings. By John Holland, Chief Content Officer, CustomerCentric Selling®.