What is a Fractional Sales VP? | July 2022 Newsletter

What is a Fractional Sales VP? | July 2022 Newsletter

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July 2022 What is a Fractional Sales VP? by Kelly Hill, President, Sales Advisors of Florida Are you looking to grow your business, but so far what you’ve tried hasn’t worked? How does this sound…you can hire a sales expert with proven results temporarily to help your team lay a foundation for successful – and sustainable – revenue growth. That is what a Fractional Sales VP can do for you. A Fractional VP is an outsourced C-level executive that works for you part time. Typically, they work with small to medium sized businesses working towards sales growth that don’t have the need or budget for a full-time sales leader. Read More Sales Management Best Practices Workshop In this two hour session, you'll learn how to create a culture of accountability with…
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Make Messaging All About the Client | June 2022 Newsletter

Make Messaging All About the Client | June 2022 Newsletter

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June 2022 How to Make Messaging All About the Clientby Kelly Hill, President, Sales Advisors of FloridaMessaging is crucial for business growth and success. Client focused messaging allows you to attract new customers, have more meaningful customer engagement, and deliver a quality customer experience. If not done properly, it can cost you the opportunity to reach customers who would benefit from your services and negatively affects your sales.Continue reading for three ways to craft your sales messaging around your customers. The trick is to think like the buyer – what catches their attention and motivates them to respond? Read More Sales Email Messaging Checklist This checklist is a tool everyone can use to make their messaging more client focused and more effective. The checklist tips are broken up in three main…
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How to Craft Effective Sales Messaging | May 2022 Newsletter

How to Craft Effective Sales Messaging | May 2022 Newsletter

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May 2022 Is Your Sales Messaging Effective?by Kelly Hill, President, Sales Advisors of FloridaWe hear this a lot: “If I can get in front of the buyer, I can normally close the deal. The challenge is getting in front of the buyer in the first place.” Of course, that’s assuming your sales messaging is effective.When your sales messaging is effective, it opens more opportunities for you to have direct conversations with qualified buyers.Here’s an example of a before and after sales message... Read More Sales Messaging Tips https://youtu.be/b7hp_qPFTeMWatch this video for three tips that will improve your sales messaging.  GrowFL Nominations Are you a second stage company in Florida in growth mode? You belong with this group of successful business owners who are recognized every year: Florida 50 Companies to Watch,…
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How to Qualify Your Leads ✔ February 2022 Newsletter

How to Qualify Your Leads ✔ February 2022 Newsletter

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February 2022 Don't Waste Time on Unqualified Leads! by Kelly Hill, President, Sales Advisors of Florida Most of us receive inquiries that come from various lead generation resources: websites, referrals, social media, etc. How many of these leads actually turn into new business? Often, not many. That’s because they haven’t been adequately qualified. By qualified, I mean, the prospect is a good fit for your ideal client profile and the business they represent is a good fit for your company’s capabilities. We go by the saying in our practice, “we only want to work with people who want to work with us.” This is one way to create a qualifier. Other ways are the size of your prospective companies, government vs. commercial business, or even financial health of the prospect. So,…
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Clean House Before the New Year | December 2021 Newsletter

Clean House Before the New Year | December 2021 Newsletter

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December 2021 December’s a Great Time to Fire a Client! by Kelly Hill, President, Sales Advisors of Florida Every company has experienced the client from hell – never happy, drains resources, berates employees, etc. Well, why do we continue to do business with them? Often, they are a legacy client who has been with us from the beginning, or their account represents an outsized portion of annual revenues. Keeping these clients is painful and disruptive to your company’s culture. As hard as it is, you must make a conscious decision to “fire” them. After you’ve developed a plan to replace the revenue they represent, here are some strategies you can use for firing a client: 1. Raise their prices above market rate. They will complain but will ultimately decide your price…
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