mkt320 | undergraduate

Business-to-business Sales Management

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This course provides students with an understanding of the business-to-business selling relationship and the challenges associated with maintaining these relationships. After the completion of this course, students will be able to describe the complexities of business-to-business selling relationships, create presentations to address the variety of audiences in the business-to-business setting, examine legal issues associated with business-to-business selling, and evaluate the ethical considerations of relationship building behavior within a business-to-business sales relationship.

This undergraduate-level course is 5 This course is available to take individually or 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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    Establishing a Relationship and Effective Communication

    • Develop a personal strategy for relationship selling.
    • Explain how a relationship strategy creates value.
    • Explain the importance of developing a professional network.

    Matching Products to Prospects

    • Explain the importance of product knowledge and developing a product strategy.
    • Determine target market and its segmentations.
    • Explain how to position products to meet customer wants and needs.
    • Evaluate the alignment between the selling process and buyer behavior.

    Negotiation and Closing the Sale

    • Build value for customers based on satisfying customer needs.
    • Develop an effective and persuasive sales presentation using basic principles.
    • Apply appropriate methods for closing a sale.

    Retention and Referrals

    • Determine customer relationship strategies to manage customer retention.
    • Develop a strategy for a referral stream.
    • Evaluate legal and ethical implications in B2B selling.

    Introduction to the Business-to-Business Selling Relationship

    • Differentiate between business-to-business (B2B) and business-to-consumer (B2C) selling.
    • Identify methods for B2B selling.
    • Explain the challenges of B2B selling
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