The main difference between building a sales system and building a sales Department
Alexander Cherny, author of courses on strategic business development, a business practitioner, talks about how building a sales system differs from building a sales Department. What is the key difference…

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"How we sell guitars on YouTube": the story of Boris Kolesnikov, skifmusic hypermarket of musical instruments
Boris Kolesnikov, founder of the skifmusic hypermarket of musical instruments, shares his experience of developing a corporate YouTube channel and tells how entrepreneurs can sell using this social network How…

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Divide and conquer: 4 tips for working with clients in the service business
Maria Zubareva, head of Ingate's customer service Department, shares her professional experience and gives advice on how to improve the process of interacting with clients in the service delivery sector:…

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Monthly Archives: August 2018

We played “talking dummies” — and that’s enough, or Let’s say the scripts ” no»

Alexey Krutitsky, CEO of the Training Department, talks about the modern use of sales scripts in companies: what they do more-good or harm, how employees and the workflow as a whole are affected by the rigid framework of selling algorithms and why it is still more useful to abandon them
“Respect for people is respect for yourself” © D. Galsworthy

I think that scripts should be banned. Continue reading

“Self-employed come out of the shadows!”: transfers from card to card as a way of avoiding taxes come to an end?

From x/f ” Night watch»
Recently, state Duma deputies approved the introduction of a special tax regime for self-employed citizens in Russia. The widespread practice in Russia of entrepreneurs (self-employed and individual entrepreneurs) using transfers from card to card as a way to avoid taxes is coming to an end? His opinion is divided, the General Director of the company “Check-online” Constantine Shitikov
Starting in mid-summer, a multi-million-dollar army of Tutors, housekeepers, nannies, auto workers, and other “freelancers” working “privately” began to actively transfer their clientele from payment “from card to card” to cash. Continue reading

“How we sell guitars on YouTube”: the story of Boris Kolesnikov, skifmusic hypermarket of musical instruments

Boris Kolesnikov, founder of the skifmusic hypermarket of musical instruments, shares his experience of developing a corporate YouTube channel and tells how entrepreneurs can sell using this social network
How we sell guitars on YouTube

In 2010, we created the Skifmusic YouTube channel. The idea came up spontaneously: I noticed that there was no good guitar channel in Russian and suggested that my friend, the famous musician Sergey Tabachnikov, shoot a video and upload it to the network. Continue reading

An effective tool for converting a "random passer-by" into a buyer
Impulsive purchases are a very common myth. In fact, most purchases (especially when it comes to expensive products) are made by customers consciously. Most people approach the decision to buy…

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How to use the promotion mix if your business is related to distribution
Yuriy Pavlyuk, speaker and consultant on integrated Internet marketing, shares his experience of promoting a distribution company in social networks and using targeted advertising; explains the advantages of the promotion…

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Managing the sales funnel. How to ensure that sales do not forget about customers
Mikhail Haskelberg talks about the problem of balancing process and target indicators in relation to sales work: how to organize the work of sales managers so that the sales funnel…

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Is it possible to "extinguish the fire of business" with trainings?
Denis Sidenko talks about situations when employees and business leaders will really benefit from attending a variety of trainings-from time management training to team building skills — and in which…

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