|Successful sales people share some common characteristics that separate them from the “average” performer. According to Sid Ridgely, Professional Sales Trainer and Coach, here are some qualities:
1- A great attitude and a belief in themselves as a professional.
2- A customer-centered orientation.
3- A constant quest for opportunity and acting on them when they see them.
4- They know their stuff – product knowledge, competition, Customer wants and needs.
5- They prospect through networking.
6- They ask for referrals.
7- They have a thirst for knowledge.
8- They solicit feedback about their performance.
9- They are consummate goal setters.
10- They have an attitude of gratitude because they know their prospects and Customers do have a choice as to who to do business with.
Sid Ridgley can be reached at 905-294-1260(toll free: 888-291-7892), email: email@example.com.
Added on April 15, 2004