Selling Challenges Brief: Gaining Higher Prices with Sharper Negotiation Skills
By Richardson Sales Training | March, 1 2018
Factors like competition and commoditization are putting pricing pressures on sales professionals. Customers, armed with more information than ever before, are analyzing their options before their first conversation with the sales professional.
When the dialogue begins the customer’s expectations of costs are fixed. The challenge of gaining higher prices or even maintaining the full value of the sale in sales negotiations is increasing.
This trend was a key finding in our 2018 Selling Challenges Study which included survey responses from hundreds of sales professionals across industries.
Know the difference between concessions and trading
Overcoming deadlocks with conceptual buy-in
Promoting the value of the solution with “priming”
Check out the brief and jump-start your sales prospecting strategy today.
About the Author
Richardson is a global sales training and performance improvement company. Our goal is to transform every buyer experience by empowering sellers with critical skills so they can create value to buyers and drive meaningful conversations. Our methodology combines a market proven sales and coaching curriculum with an innovative and customizable approach to learning that ensures your sales teams learn, master, and apply those behaviors where and when it matters most — in front of your customers. It’s our job to anticipate change in your industry so that your sales team can focus on fostering long-term relationships, becoming indispensable partners for their buyers.
Complimentary Brief: Gaining Higher Prices With Sharper Negotiation Skills