The client acquisition process is about helping your prospect buy rather than selling them a product or service, but many people in the business of sales tend to forget that. A salesperson's chief responsibility is not to hit his or her quota, but to educate potential clients about how a particular item or service can offer a solution to business problems. By working first educate yourself [...]
There are bound to be instances when a client is unhappy with the product, service or experience when interacting with a business. Yet when clients voice their displeasure with your company, that does not mean the relationship is doomed to end entirely or continue with a sour tone. There are a lot of components that make up a client relationship - the marketing and sales work that went into [...]
Entrepreneurs who have been working in a specific market for many years may sometimes feel as if they have hit a glass ceiling. If you think you have targeted as many clients as possible in your niche, it may be time to reflect on other markets or ideal client profiles whose needs you have not yet addressed. Consider your current areas of expertise and how these could catapult you into other [...]
Your marketing strategy should include compelling communications to highlight that you and the client are partners on a journey to solve their challenges.
The products you provide are secondary to the pursuit of service excellence. It is important to consistently work to design a meaningful client experience.