The New Conceptual Selling

The Most Effective and Proven Method for Face-to-Face Sales Planning

Author: Robert B. Miller

Publisher: Business Plus

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Category: Business & Economics

Page: 386

View: 767

The Book That Changed The Way America Does Business In 1987 Miller Heiman published a book that turned conventional thinking on its head and offered powerful, practical lessons that broke down the boundaries of traditional product-pitch selling. This modern edition of the classic Conceptual Selling shows why Miller Heiman has become the world's most respected name in sales development, with a client list leading the Fortune 500. And it shows why the principles of Conceptual Selling are more important today than ever before. The New Conceptual Selling Even in a world of cyber commerce, nothing beats a face-to-face meeting. And if you're one of those men and women who make their living in this highly demanding environment, this new edition of Conceptual Selling will change the way you interact with customers and clients, and the way you conduct your business career. Learn: * How to identify your customer's real needs and use listening as a powerful selling tool * How to tailor every sale you make to one specific client-and how to create a system that is consistent, flexible, and successful * How to earn and maintain your credibility-by creating a pattern of Win-Win sales * How to use Miller Heiman Personal Workshops to identify your strengths and weaknesses-and make the changes you need to make.

The New Conceptual Selling

Author: Robert B. Miller

Publisher:

ISBN:

Category: Sales executives

Page: 226

View: 620

The New Conceptual Selling has turned conventional sales thinking on its head by offering powerful, practical lessons that break down the boundaries of traditional product pitch selling. Based on the world-renowned Miller Heiman sales training programme, which has been adopted by some of the world's top companies, it is a thoroughly validated systematic process that has been shown to produce immediate, significant and reliable sales increases. Through listening to the customer and identifying their 'concept', it will teach sales directors, managers and executives how to identify customers' real needs, tailor every sale to one specific client, and earn and maintain credibility.

The New Conceptual Selling

Author: Stephen E. Heiman

Publisher: Kogan Page Publishers

ISBN:

Category: Sales executives

Page: 258

View: 120

"Conceptual Selling is the only help available to a sales professional to deliver what the customer really wants." -John Knopp, Hewlett-Packard Corporation "Conceptual Selling is different from all other sales training... It maps a course and shows you where to go. Nobody has ever done this in training salesmen. The questioning process is unique and superb." -David Schick, Vice President, Sales/Marketing, Saga Corporation Conceptual Selling is a thoroughly validated systematic process that has been shown to produce immediate, significant and reliable sales increases. The new edition of this acclaimed book, now revised and updated, is based on the world-renown MH training programme that has had a profound effect on the careers of thousands of sales people around the world. Conceptual Selling is a non-manipulative process that puts the emphasis firmly on the customer's needs by careful planning and preparation.

The New Strategic Selling

The Unique Sales System Proven Successful by the World's Best Companies

Author: Robert B. Miller

Publisher: Hachette UK

ISBN:

Category: Business & Economics

Page: 448

View: 733

The Book that Sparked A Selling Revolution In 1985 one book changed sales and marketing forever. Rejecting manipulative tactics and emphasizing "process," Strategic Selling presented the idea of selling as a joint venture and introduced the decade's most influential concept, Win-Win. The response to Win-Win was immediate. And it helped turn the small company that created Strategic Selling, Miller Heiman, into a global leader in sales development with the most prestigious client list and sought-after workshops in the industry. Now Strategic Selling has been updated and revised for a new century of sales success. The New Strategic Selling This new edition of the business classic confronts the rapidly evolving world of business-to-business sales with new real-world examples, new strategies for confronting competition, and a special section featuring the most commonly asked questions from the Miller Heiman workshops. Learn: * How to identify the four real decision makers in every corporate labyrinth * How to prevent sabotage by an internal deal-killer * How to make a senior executive eager to see you * How to avoid closing business that you'll later regret * How to manage a territory to provide steady, not "boom and bust," revenue * How to avoid the single most common error when dealing with the competition.

The New Successful Large Account Management

How to Hold Onto Your Most Important Customers and Turn Them Into Long-term Assets

Author: Robert B. Miller

Publisher: Kogan Page Publishers

ISBN:

Category: Customer relations

Page: 224

View: 277

"With limited resources and increasing competition, managing strategic accounts requires a focused strategy, plan, and process. Developed collaboratively with world-class sales forces, the Large Account Management Process provides an enduring framework for protecting and growing your most important customer relationships." - Damon Jones, COO, Miller Heiman, Inc. "The Large Account Management Process has implemented a discipline that allows people to work together and communicate, setting strategies and sales goals that benefit both our customers and our own company." - Joseph L Cash, senior vice president of sales, Equifax Corporation "Miller Heiman's Large Account Management Process delivers a disciplined process for gathering the information required to really understand the trends impacting our largest clients. This critical information defines the strategies that provide long-term customer value and drive consistently superior business results." - Paul Wichman, vice president and senior division sales manager, Schwab Institution 'The New Successful Large Account Management' now in its third edition, is thoroughly revised and updated and takes into consideration recent changes in the industry. This hard-hitting and no-nonsense book advises you how to best manage your most important business accounts. The authors of the best-selling books The New Strategic Selling and The New Conceptual Selling provide comprehensive and practical lessons that will help you to protect and improve your most crucial customer relationships. By following their clearly definied and dynamic approach to the account planning process, you will learn how to devise a strategic action plan to manage your key accounts; manage them effectively and profitably; build long term client relationships; climb ahead of competitors and move your relationship up the buy-sell hierarchy. Whatever business you're in, this excellent book shows you how to protect those crucial accounts that you can't afford to lose.

The 5 Paths to Persuasion

The Art of Selling Your Message

Author: Robert B. Miller

Publisher: Kogan Page Publishers

ISBN:

Category: Communication in management

Page: 240

View: 817

To succeed in today's business world of tough and fast decision-makers, how a statement is made can be more important than what it says. Even the best ideas face resistance and rejection, as all too often people make the mistake of focusing solely on the content of their proposal and giving little thought to the way they will deliver it. In a two-year survey, customer research experts Miller and Williams studied 1,700 executives and discovered that good ideas are not enough; to make any sort of impact they must be delivered effectively. They reveal the five different types of decision maker, including Charismatics, Thinkers, Sceptics, Followers, and Controllers and show how to best sell ideas to each. Whether it be a proposal or a business plan, The 5 Paths to Persuasion unlocks the secrets of persuasion necessary to present any kind of idea successfully.

Sales, What a Concept!: A Guidebook for Sales Process Performance Improvement

Author: Henry C. (Sandy) Waters III

Publisher: Lulu Press, Inc

ISBN:

Category: Business & Economics

Page:

View: 110

Improve sales performance by developing a clear understanding of your sales systems and the sales processes that impact selling and buying of your product, service or solution. Understand how to improve results, assess what works and what does not work in your organization and implement changes resulting from analyzing your processes. Any organization benefits from reviewing the concepts presented, performing the exercises using the templates and activities supplied in the workbook. Understanding your sales system and the selling and buying processes will enhance your ability to win more business. You will learn new ways to assess your competition and to develop strategies and tactics that differentiate your company from the competitors. You will learn the importance of aligning the business, marketing, sales and operational support plans to improve responsiveness, reduce costs, manage to metrics more effectively and with fewer communication problems. Learn a new view on improving customer perspectives.

Clinical Laboratory Management

Author: Lynne S. Garcia

Publisher: American Society for Microbiology Press

ISBN:

Category: Medical

Page: 1068

View: 825

This totally revised second edition is a comprehensive volume presenting authoritative information on the management challenges facing today’s clinical laboratories. • Provides thorough coverage of management topics such as managerial leadership, personnel, business planning, information management, regulatory management, reimbursement, generation of revenue, and more. • Includes valuable administrative resources, including checklists, worksheets, forms, and online resources. • Serves as an essential resource for all clinical laboratories, from the physician’s office to hospital clinical labs to the largest commercial reference laboratories, providing practical information in the fields of medicine and healthcare, clinical pathology, and clinical laboratory management, for practitioners, managers, and individuals training to enter these fields.

Dimensional® Selling

Building Productive Relationships

Author: V. Ralph Buzzotta

Publisher:

ISBN:

Category: Customer relations

Page: 252

View: 877

Dimensional Selling: Using the Breakthrough Q4 Approach to Close More Sales : Using the Breakthrough Q4 Approach to Close More Sales

Using the Breakthrough Q4 Approach to Close More Sales

Author: Victor Buzzotta

Publisher: McGraw Hill Professional

ISBN:

Category: Business & Economics

Page: 256

View: 407

A powerful, behavioral-based approach to closing sales Called dimensional selling, the Q4 model evaluates customers' specific behavioral patterns. It enables sales professionals to tailor presentations to personality traits, thereby forging strong bonds of trust and enduring relationships with customers. Psychologists Victor Buzzotta and Robert Lefton present this proven sales approach based on behavioral science that is guaranteed to give sales professionals an unbeatable competitive edge. Drawing upon their work with Citicorp, Hyatt Corp., Merrill Lynch, Warner Bros., and other top companies, the authors show readers how to: Pinpoint what motivates individual buyers Work more effectively with customers by understanding their basic behavior patterns Adapt selling strategies on the fly Manage problem customers--regardless of their issues Plan sales calls that optimize the chances of success