Free B2B Sales Training Part Nine - Negotiating Access to Power

Diagram illustrating the distribution of power in an organisation to support a page about negotiating access to decision makers..

On Wednesday, April 1st, 2020, we began delivering a free B2B sales training course via bite-sized posts on the SalesSense LinkedIn company page. This page presents links to the posts in part nine - negotiating access to those who can say yes.

Free B2B Sales Training Content

The complete course will address all the following B2B sales topics:

  1. Map a typical customer buying process.
  2. Define customer problems or situations that you fix or address.
  3. Find sales prospects who need what you sell, right now.
  4. Identify the right people in suspect organisations.
  5. Start a conversation through cold outreach.
  6. What to do if suspects don’t engage.
  7. Planning a discovery call or meeting.
  8. Persuasive communication.
  9. Negotiating access to those who can say yes.
  10. Prompting a customer buying process.
  11. Participating in a customer buying process.
  12. Preparing an effective proposal.
  13. Conducting buying negotiations.
  14. Closing the sale.
  15. Managing the customer relationship.

Have the course content delivered in part or in full, for individuals or for groups in sessions led by Clive Miller, the course author.

Online Group Training Session - £180 plus VAT. Add to Cart or book this training.

One-to-One Coaching Session - £95 plus VAT. Add to Cart or book one-to-onecoaching.

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Part Nine - Negotiating Access

Negotiate access to those who can say yes - overview. 9.1

Understanding buying roles. 9.2

Identifying the decision influencers. 9.3

Understanding situational influence. 9.4

Testing for influence. 9.5

Negotiating access via information gatherers. 9.6

Negotiating access via an introduction. 9.7

Get introduced via a pain survey. 9.71

How to start a purposful conversation. 9.72

Negotiating access via anyone who will admit pain. 9.73

Negotiating access to decision-makers - section summary. 9.74

Have all of this B2B sales training course or any element of it delivered for groups or individuals through online sales training sessions or one-to-one coaching. Call +44 (0)1392 851500 or email for details.