overcoming objections

Use These 3 Quick, Yet Effective, Tips When It Comes To Objections

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It’s one of the biggest challenges that salespeople face in today’s selling world, and one that most people ask about on our programmes; how do we deal with objections? Objections occur when prospects or customers have not seen the overall value of the solution you are offering to them or their business. Depending on the type of objection, you can…

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How To Overcome The Prospect Who Needs To ‘Cut Costs’

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When negotiating with a client recently, I noticed she was often coming back to the issue of pricing for our services, trying to get me to reduce the fees for some specific services we were offering. Now, I realise that, although MTD are tried and trusted with many clients, new prospects haven’t had the opportunity to see how we can…

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The Best Words To Use When Faced With Sales Objections

Objections We Can Help

Objections to your proposal can occur at any time in the sales process. They can come early, when you are initially discussing ideas; they can come late, when you are just about to conclude the discussions. Whenever they occur, you need to be confident in your approach and recognise that any objection is not a definitive ‘no’. It can be…

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5 Highly Effective Ways Sales People Can Respond To Sales Objections

So Many Questions

Why do objections occur? Well, of course, there are myriads of reasons, but they probably boil down to the fact that you haven’t built up value in your solution enough for the prospect to think about you rather than the challenges your product would bring them. It could be they are happy with their current situation. Or your up-front price…

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Use These 4 Phrases When Overcoming These Sales Objections

Objection target

Usually when a prospect makes an excuse, it is because they have not been convinced that whatever you are selling to them, has sufficient benefit for them to change their mind. In order to combat this you should have included them in the solution from the very beginning. You should have been asking questions around what their current situation is,…

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“We’re Happy With Our Current Supplier”…What Now?

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This is an interesting and, for some salespeople, a ‘killer’ response from a prospect when you are presenting your solutions. Your product may be the best in the market…you may have all the gizmos that impress other clients….you may have recommendations spilling out of your top pocket…..your value may be better than your competitors….. But the prospect is happy with…

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How To Differentiate Between An Objection & An Excuse

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Many salespeople face a dilemma when they experience an objection from a customer or prospect. Lots of buyers have objections fitted into their wiring systems, so they are programmed not to go overboard with their enthusiasm for your product. They think that an objection such as price or delivery will get you to reduce the price or change delivery terms….

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How To Overcome The Economy Objection – Video Blog

Despite the fact that our economy is now growing and we are finally moving away from the dreaded “recession objection”, many sales people are finding that they are still coming up against the economy objection during their sales interactions and are struggling to close the deal because of it. So how do you overcome the economy objection and close more…

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Overcoming Price Objections – Infographic

Time and time again sales people come up against price objections and too often they are not able to overcome these objections to close the sale. So how do you overcome price objections? Take a look at our short infographic on overcoming price objections and make sure you know how to handle this type of objection whenever this situation may…

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Why Most Closing Techniques Just Suck

If you have been around the world of selling for any real length of time then you have to have said to yourself, “This close sucks!” At least once in a while you have to feel that most of the so-called closing techniques, tips, tricks and magical scripts, just don’t hold much water today. The reason for this isn’t so…

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