043.Value-Added Selling: How to Sell More Profitably by Competing on Value, Not Price!
Instructor: Paul Reilly
Level of Complexity: Intermediate
8:00 AM - 9:30 AM
Today’s sellers face familiar challenges at unprecedented levels. Markets are flooded with tough competitors selling similar products and services. With the commoditization of products and services, customers become increasingly price sensitive. Technology has created even more competition and pricing transparency. It’s no wonder that selling value remains one of the greatest challenges facing today’s sales professional. This tone-setting presentation introduces you to Value-Added Selling. You’ll learn several ideas that will help you implement this go-to-market strategy. In a competitive market, differentiation is key. What sets you apart from your competitors? Why should customers buy from you? How can you get them to return to you again and again? What if I told you that you can compete aggressively and outsell the competition while maintaining your profitability? It’s possible through Value-Added Selling. Value-Added Selling continues to be a content-rich message of hope. You can compete aggressively and profitably based on your total value and not on price. The need for this message has never been greater. Here are the topics covered in this presentation: What is value? How buyer’s define value; The three dimensions of value; What buyers really care about; The Value-Added Selling philosophy; Innovating your value-added solution; Differentiating your value added; Selling your value added.
Achieving Effective Inventory Management, 6th Edition, based on our most recent research and up-to-date “best practices”, provides a complete guide for managing a large and often troublesome asset: inventory.
The economic challenges facing distributors today have resulted in EIM conducting a thorough review and update of the entire 5th edition. This update, coupled with discussions regarding the impact and adjustments that the current economic challenges have produced in all areas of inventory management, has produced our new 6th edition.
This book helps you achieve the goal of effective inventory management — to meet or exceed customers’ expectations of product availability with the amount of each item that will maximize your organization’s net profits or minimize its total inventory investment.