"Hello, what did you want?", or Who does the buyer choose?
Alexander Ivanov, CEO of the "Stream" project from Rambler&Co, tells and reveals the essence of the factors that attract and retain customers in your company: why it is important to…

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"Play rock-paper-scissors with a customer", or how to increase loyalty using lifestyle marketing techniques
Today, it is not enough for a company to offer a discount or special working conditions to get customer loyalty. Today, almost everyone is ready to give it. Dmitry Kibkalo,…

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How to develop a turnkey sales System: the main idea and scheme of the joint venture
How to develop a turnkey sales system in the foreseeable future? How to start building a sales System? What to start from? What is primary? What is the first step…

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“No one needs snowmobiles in the summer”, or how to sell them in ” off-season»

A rare business does not refer to seasonality of sales. Like, no one needs snowmobiles in the summer, and swimsuits and flippers are not in demand in the winter. Sergey Kalinchuk, Director of the St. Petersburg office of SPN Communications, offers options for overcoming the problem of “off-season” and gives useful recommendations for finding non-standard solutions for sales
There is a temptation to evaluate this question as a rhetorical one with a programmed answer: “No, they say, no “off-season”, a talented salesman can sell snow to polar explorers in winter, and sand to Bedouins in the Arabian desert in summer.” Continue reading

Weak sales person: “treat”, “teach” or “wet”?

Alexey Krutitsky, CEO of the Training Department, talks about what to do if you find a “weak” employee in your sales Department: how to determine their pain points, whether to train them or just fire them
Remember the eternal triangle: quality, time, price?

Let’s take it one at a time. What does “weak”mean? Not fulfilling sales plans? Not making enough profit? Not lit at work? Few customers return to it for the second and third purchase? Few regular customers? What do we compare it to? Continue reading

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 mix strategy
One of my main marketing activities is related to a distribution company. The peculiarity (read: complexity) of this business is not only that there is a lot of competition (especially for top vendors). Often, all distributors have almost the same prices, this is closely monitored (both “from above” and each other) and rigidly suppressed attempts to dump. Continue reading

Control purchases in the retail network: what is the procedure and what will be checked
Today, the retail sector is under special attention of the state. Recently, the number of inspectors in this segment included Rospotrebnadzor, but such checks are carried out not only by…

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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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"Blushing for you": "embarrassing" questions to the sales Manager
Dmitry Baturov, the account Manager of the company "Reputation.Moscow "answers the most common questions of novice sales managers: what background should you come to the profession with, what is more…

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How can an entrepreneur choose a tender to participate in
Ivan Gromko, managing partner of Redday production, talks about the options for tenders, stages and procedures for their implementation, and explains what features of the procedure it is important to…

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