Sales Management: Products and Services

Overview

This book is an overview of the role of the sales manager, both at headquarters and in the field, in managing salespeople, personal selling, IT resources, and functions of marketing. The problems of organizing, forecasting, planning, communicating, evaluating, and controlling sales are analyzed. A variety of techniques and pertinent concepts of behavioral science are applied to the management of the sales effort and sales force. Key trends, such as online advertising and social media, affecting sales ...
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Overview

This book is an overview of the role of the sales manager, both at headquarters and in the field, in managing salespeople, personal selling, IT resources, and functions of marketing. The problems of organizing, forecasting, planning, communicating, evaluating, and controlling sales are analyzed. A variety of techniques and pertinent concepts of behavioral science are applied to the management of the sales effort and sales force. Key trends, such as online advertising and social media, affecting sales organizations and sales managers today are highlighted.
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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9781906403799
  • Publisher: Global Professional Publishing
  • Publication date: 3/28/2013
  • Pages: 226
  • Product dimensions: 6.10 (w) x 9.10 (h) x 0.60 (d)

Meet the Author

Jae K. Shim is Professor of Business Administration at California State University, Long Beach, and a consultant for over twenty years. He is also president of the National Business Review Foundation.
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Table of Contents

1. Sales management and selling: Its development and role in the American society
2. The salesperson’s responsibilities and qualifications
3. Selling as a career
4. Motivation and consumer behaviour
5. Information on the company, the product, competition, and advertising
6. Credit, pricing, and discounts
7. The selling process and prospecting
8. Types of sales presentations and considerations for effective delivery
9. Opening the sales interview
10. Handling objections
11. Closing the sale
12. Customer relations
13. Ethics in selling Personal planning and control
14. Retail selling
15. Industrial selling
16. Sales management
17. Selecting and training of salespeople
18. Online advertising and Social Media
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