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Sales, Tools, And Strategies

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This course is an examination of basic principles involved in the sales process, the relationship between sales and business objectives, and managing the sales force and customer relationships. Emphasis is placed on sales planning, developing specific goals to meet the business objectives, and adapting to changes in the market.

This undergraduate-level course is 5 This course is available as part of a degree or certificate program. To enroll, speak with an Enrollment Representative.

Course details:

Credits: 3
Continuing education units: XX
Professional development units: XX
Duration: 5

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    Sales Planning and the Role of Technology

    • Explain how organizational buyers use technology in procurement activities.
    • Recognize the role of sales forecasting in marketing planning.
    • Design a goal-based sales plan.
    • Determine strategies to leverage technology to improve sales management.

    The Sales Process

    • Design a sales preparation plan.
    • Use the sales process to sell products and services.

    Understanding Consumers

    • Develop plans for managing ongoing customer relationships.
    • Determine strategies for approaching consumer and organizational buyers.
    • Differentiate between motivations of consumer and organizational markets.

    Role of Personal Selling

    • Evaluate ethical issues in sales.
    • Identify the responsibilities of sales management.
    • Explain how selling fits into the marketing mix.
    • Differentiate between product and service sales.

    Managing a Sales Force

    • Determine appropriate organizational structure for the sales force.
    • Identify various sales performance measurement tools.
    • Explain components of compensation plans.
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