CEO – CIO – CFO – all of these executives work in the C-suite. And many sales people have no idea what it takes to get access to them nor how to sell to this high powered group.
But if you can break through the barriers that hold you back and drive the right kind of meeting – you can achieve greatness as a salesperson.
On today’s show, Scott and Bill will discuss Selling to the C-Suite and much more on episode 414 of the Get in the Door Podcast. Find our show notes at http://www.getinthedoorpodcast.com
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On today’s show, Scott and Bill will discuss the strategy of “Selling to the C-Suite”, and much more including:
- Get the meeting
- Be prepared for the opportunity
- Have something to offer to them
In our book study this week we are discussing Chapter 11, How to Turn Defeat into Victory, in the book The Magic of Thinking BIG by Dr. David J. Schwartz.
This week's Sales Nugget: Remember, there is a good side in every situation. Find it. See the good side and whip discouragement.
This week’s Sales Quote: “Success is not final, failure is not fatal: it is the courage to continue that counts.” – Winston Churchill
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