We’re continuing our countdown of the top obstacles to success in sales. So far, we’ve covered three obstacles.
Obstacle #7 was “Failing to Continuously Improve.” We learned that successful sales professionals are always learning and improving their skills and their mindset. We also discussed that learning and improving both require attention and intentional development.
Obstacle #6 was “Inability to Close the Sale.” We discussed the importance of a good selling conversation, which takes into account your buyers’ emotions and buying signals and your closing question.
Obstacle #5 was “Not Keeping Your Promises.” We learned that your clients’ perception of your reliability affects your ability to make sales.
Today we’re taking a look at the fourth obstacle in sales success:
Failure to Listen During the Sales Conversation