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How to sell in tricky times

- November 17, 2010 < 1 MIN READ

Known as the ‘Professor of Professional Selling’, Neil Rackham was in Australia recently and I was fortunate to drag him into the studio to record a couple of short video interviews.


In this one, Neil shares his knowledge on the topic of how a successful salesperson behaves in the face of a difficult sales environment.


Typically, the default behaviour of many is to focus on price and undercut the opposition – the thinking being that everyone is tightening their belt, so best offer a discount.


Wrong! Wrong! Wrong! says Neil and I think he’s right. 


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