Tip 1: How to become a good sales manager
A good look at the product or service you sell. Knowledge of product essential for the sales Manager who wants to achieve remarkable success. The one who knows the entire catalog or list of services, always aware that it should offer the customer, not distracted from the sales process for consulting with product managers and commands respect and trust from the customers due to their high competence.
Know the strengths and weaknesses of the company in which you work. Of course, when talking with a potential client is talking only about the pros, which carries the cooperation with your firm. However, knowledge of the cons will give you the opportunity to prepare in advance a response to the objection of the buyer and to dispel his doubts.
Learn the technology of sales. Learn how to build a conversation with a client, what are the stages of the sales process, you need to pay attention in a particular case. It is important not only to study, but practising all the skills. The more you work, keeping efficient communication scheme with the client, the faster the desired strategy will enter you into the habit. Believe me, successfully you can sell virtually automatic. The main thing is to practice a lot.
Don't miss the opportunity to learn something from their experienced colleagues. Confident sellers who think that their personal charm will make all of them wrong. In unusual situations you can remember, as do other staff in your Department sales, and with honor out of a difficult situation.
Always be neatly and cleanly dressed and coiffed. With the sales Manager must be nice to talk to. Polished shoes, classic style in clothes, unobtrusive perfume, open smile will help you gain customers. We should say about punctuality and literacy speech and writing. These qualities are necessary.
Collect information about competitors of the company you represent. Knowledge of what, under what conditions, in what timeframe and at what price offered by other companies, will help you to focus on the benefits your company the time to provide a discount or tactfully mention another deficiency in the work of other companies. Remember that to openly criticize and criticize competitors cannot. This you can cause negative client-side.
Level up your skills. Attend internal and external sales training, read specialized literature, learn new methods of sales. Training and development in this field not only gives new knowledge, but creates a drive that helps to make successful trades.