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The topic of sales is as diverse as the array of products and services that exist in the world market. Sales courses take an informative look at single cohesive areas of the subject to enhance students' overall competence. Incorporating theoretical and strategic concepts with applied, practical experience, professors in Sales courses are able to provide students with a better understanding of trade, the marketplace, products, micro- and macro-economic concepts, business management and profitability, to name a few.

Some topics covered in Sales courses, for example, include the fundamentals of sales management, leading an effective sales force, and retail management. Sales courses will also impart the skills needed for pricing, evaluating sales performance, motivating sales staff, marketing the product and understanding the customer. Available at institutions across the globe, the following Sales courses are hosted at highly respected institutions and taught by distinguished, experienced teachers.

Simply click below to read more about how these Sales courses can put you on the fast track to a rewarding career in sales or a related business field. You can also request more information from the school about any particular course that interests you.

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23 Results in Sales

GBN Training Centre

To succeed and thrive in a highly competitive marketplace, companies need to develop marketing plans that align them with their customers and differentiate them from thei ... [+]

SALES AND MARKETING PROGRAM

To succeed and thrive in a highly competitive marketplace, companies need to develop marketing plans that align them with their customers and differentiate them from their competitors. It’s easier than ever to reach targeted customers, but many marketers lack the ability to create compelling brands and innovative practices with meaningful results. To realize the promise of profits, marketing leaders need to claim their stake in a competitive market full of brands, keep a track of their business goals and deliver meaningful benefits to its consumers.

The program will help the participants explore the principal concepts and tools of contemporary marketing management, from market segmentation and product positioning to the design of distribution channels and communications strategy. This program will enlighten the participants and help them analyze and understand the customer-driven markets and their needs, understand their competitors' strengths and weaknesses, sharpen their ability to identify consumers true values and highlight the benefits in an increasingly complex marketplace.... [-]

Saudi Arabia Al Khobar
September 2020
Full-time
24 days
Campus
Churchill Square Training And Development

Whether we choose to embrace them or cannot stand being interrupted by their calls, call centers are a business element that is here to stay. This course will help call c ... [+]

Course Summary

Whether we choose to embrace them or cannot stand being interrupted by their calls, call centers are a business element that is here to stay. This course will help call center agents learn to make the most of their telephone-based work, including understanding the best ways to listen and be heard. Each phone interaction has elements of sales and customer service skills, which we will explore in detail throughout this energizing and practical three-day workshop.

What students learn The nuances of body language and verbal skills. Ways of delivering bad news and saying no. Effective ways to negotiate. The importance of creating and delivering meaningful messages. Tools to... [-]
United Kingdom Portsmouth
Open Enrollment
Full-time
3 days
Online
Churchill Square Training And Development

This one-day workshop will show you how the telephone can supplement, enhance, and sometimes replace other means of marketing and selling, and how this personal approach ... [+]

Course Summary

Virtually everybody in sales today sells over the phone at least part of the time. Perhaps it is time for you to evaluate how you use the telephone and where it fits into your sales and marketing mix.

This one-day workshop will show you how the telephone can supplement, enhance, and sometimes replace other means of marketing and selling, and how this personal approach can dramatically increase your sales success.

We will also talk about how to hone your communication skills, your ability to persuade, and techniques to personalize each sales call.

What students learn Build trust and respect with customers and colleagues. Identify negotiation strategies that... [-]
United Kingdom Portsmouth
Open Enrollment
Full-time
1 day
Online
Churchill Square Training And Development

If you are like most sales professionals, you are always looking for ways to overcome customer objections and close the sale. This one-day course will help you to work th ... [+]

Course Summary

If you are like most sales professionals, you are always looking for ways to overcome customer objections and close the sale. This one-day course will help you to work through objectives effectively. We will help you plan and prepare for objections so that you can address customer concerns, reduce the number of objections you encounter, and improve your averages at closing sales.

What students learn Steps that they can take to build credibility. Ways to disarm objections with proven rebuttals that get the sale back on track. How to recognize when a prospect is ready to buy. How working with their sales team can help them succeed. What's included Building credibility Han... [-]
United Kingdom Portsmouth
Open Enrollment
Full-time
1 day
Online
Advenio eAcademy

This 12-week online course is designed for participants who wish to increase their knowledge and develop their professional skills in the fundamentals of marketing, marke ... [+]

Course Overview:

This 12-week online course is designed for participants who wish to increase their knowledge and develop their professional skills in the fundamentals of marketing, marketing management, sales techniques and sales management. The marketing component for this short course includes topics such as the marketing concepts, marketing and business relationships, creating a marketing plan, branding, consumer behaviour, digital marketing, strategic marketing, services, advertising and marketing research. The sales component of the programme includes topics on selling skills, the art of persuasion, the sales cycle, sales management, sales forecasting and negotiation skills.

This certificate course consists of 20 modules, each of which comprises various learning objects including:-... [-]

Malta Malta Online
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Part-time
12 - 18 weeks
Online
E-Careers

Become an efficient user of the most popular Customer Relationship Management (CRM) software in the world with this Salesforce training course. ... [+]

What are the objectives of this course?

This course is available to ensure that you have a comprehensive understanding of all the features and elements that lie within SalesForce.

Introduction to SalesForce Intro to SalesForce Automation Working with the SalesForce System SalesForce Solution Salesforce Admin Migrating to SalesForce Course Conclusion Who is it intended for?

This course is for anyone who has day-to-day contact with the SalesForce software and would like to know all of its functions and features or anyone who is a prospective user looking to get ahead of the game.

What marks this course apart?

If you complete this course you will be able to utilise the CRM software to its full capacity as a salesman, sales manager or SalesForce specialist.... [-]

United Kingdom UK Online Slough
Open Enrollment
Part-time
Online
Damelin Part Time

On successful completion of the programme, the learner will receive the Damelin Short Programme in Storekeeping and Stock Control Certificate. ... [+]

Course in Wholesale and Retail - Short Programme in Storekeeping and Stock ControlCertificationOn successful completion of the programme, the learner will receive the Damelin Short Programme in Storekeeping and Stock Control Certificate.Entry Requirements

Learners are required to have knowledge, comprehension and application of English and Mathematics at Grade 10 or equivalent. Learners must be working in the Wholesale and Retail Sector or have access to such practical experience.

Course DurationThe programme duration is 64 hours and the tuition is face-to-face. Each Damelin campus has a different tuition schedule. Programmes are offered during the week, in the evenings, or on Saturdays.Course IntroThis programme is intended for people who collect and deliver stock. The programme includes moving, packing and maintaining stock in a Distribution Centre/Warehouse and maintaining safety and housekeeping standards. Learners who have completed this programme will be able to count stock accurately in accordance with all organisational procedures.... [-]

South Africa Johannesburg
February 2020
Part-time
64 hours
Campus
Damelin Part Time

On successful completion of the programme, learners will receive the Damelin Short Programme Certificate in Sales and Marketing Management. ... [+]

Course in Marketing - Short Programme in Sales and Marketing ManagementCertificationOn successful completion of the programme, learners will receive the Damelin Short Programme Certificate in Sales and Marketing Management.Entry Requirements

Learners are required to have knowledge, comprehension and application of English and Mathematics at Grade 10 or equivalent.

Course DurationThe programme duration is 50 hours and the tuition is face-to-face. Each Damelin campus has a different tuition schedule. Programmes are offered during the week, in the evenings, or on Saturdays.Course IntroThe success of almost any business depends largely on the effectiveness of its marketing and sales team. The programme in Sales and Marketing Management recognises the vital importance of this function and has been designed to give a broad understanding of marketing. At the same time, learners acquire selling skills and techniques which are essential in order to be successful in this field. The programme is designed for people who are new to sales and marketing or who want to understand the impact of marketing on every part of the business.... [-]

South Africa Johannesburg
February 2020
Part-time
50 hours
Campus
Stephen M. Ross School of Business at the University of Michigan

The Effective Sales Management program addresses the changing business environment and the key role that sales management plays in creating a market-driven organization. ... [+]

* Identify specific activities that produce long-term results * Implement time-frame action plans * Identify common barriers to results-oriented management * Generate methods to enhance performance of sales peopleOverview

The Effective Sales Management program addresses the changing business environment and the key role that sales management plays in creating a market-driven organization. An organization\'s ability to meet its business objectives depends on the ability of sales managers to create a competent and motivated sales force that quickly adapts to changing customer demands. As markets and customers evolve, the successful sales manager will be the one capable of reinventing a sales organization before market trends make it obsolete.... [-]

USA Ann Arbor India Bengaluru United Arab Emirates Dubai Thailand Bangkok  + 4 More
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Part-time
3 days
Campus
Institute for Business and Public Administration, Bucharest (ASEBUSS)

This course will help sales managers, key account and area sales managers to manage their sales force effectively. ... [+]

A 3-day module helping sales managers, key account and area sales managers to manage their sales force effectively.TOPICS COVERED

Sales force organization Allocation of the selling efforts Setting sales force size Territory design Recruiting and selection Financial and non-financial motivation Leading the sales force Communication with salespeople and customers Quota setting Career path Assessing the performance of the sales organization and each salesperson [-]
Romania Bucharest
September 2020
Part-time
3 days
Campus
Institute for Business and Public Administration, Bucharest (ASEBUSS)

A 3-day module for sales persons aiming to better manage the relationships with their customers and increase the effectiveness of their selling efforts. ... [+]

A 3-day module for sales persons aiming to better manage the relationships with their customers and increase the effectiveness of their selling efforts.Topics Covered

Selling process Improving communication and negotiation skills Prospecting techniques Planning and making the sales call Presentation techniques Handling customer objections Closing techniques Building long term relationships [-]
Romania Bucharest
September 2020
Part-time
Campus
University of Chicago Booth School of Business

This comprehensive program assists salespeople in making a smooth transition to sales management. Successful hiring, training, motivation, performance evaluation, and man ... [+]

This comprehensive program assists salespeople in making a smooth transition to sales management. Successful hiring, training, motivation, performance evaluation, and management techniques are presented in a real-world manner.

During this program participants will learn to:

-- Effectively make the transition from a salesperson to a sales manager

-- Utilize techniques for identifying, hiring and retaining the best salespeople

-- Evaluate performance in ways that produce desired results

-- Identify the types of incentives and compensation systems to obtain better sales results

-- Improve training techniques so that salespeople reach full productivity sooner/faster... [-]

USA Chicago Philadelphia United Kingdom London Spain Madrid  + 3 More
September 2020
Part-time
4 days
Campus
University of Chicago Booth School of Business

This program will help you make decisions that measurably improve your managerial effectiveness and increase the productivity of your sales team. ... [+]

This program will help you make decisions that measurably improve your managerial effectiveness and increase the productivity of your sales team!

Executive Program in Strategic Sales Management is specially designed to meet the needs of experienced sales managers and other executives responsible for directing the sales force, this program links sales structure design and implementation with the firm's marketing strategy to improve sales force productivity.

Program Benefits

-- Understand how your success is linked to fully integrating your sales structural design to the strategic direction of the firm.

-- Anticipate and respond to turbulent business environments. Understand why the sales force is the firm’s primary means to adjust to rapidly changing environments.... [-]

USA Chicago Philadelphia United Kingdom London Spain Madrid  + 3 More
September 2020
Part-time
5 days
Campus
Cox School of Business, Southern Methodist University

This seminar presents an alternative to competing on price - it will help you create a framework that focuses on identifying and selling value during the sales process. ... [+]

Selling on Value (and Not on Price) - Achieving and Sustaining High-Performance SalesThis seminar presents an alternative to competing on price - it will help you create a framework that focuses on identifying and selling value during the sales process. Identify and Sell Value During the Sales ProcessIn a highly competitive sales environment, the tendency to compete on price puts increased pressure on margins and profitability. Too often, salespeople find it difficult to differentiate their companies from competitors in any way but price - but price-cutting is a losing proposition. This dilemma is faced by all business types – whether selling sophisticated high-tech products, intangible services, or individual/commodity products. This seminar presents an alternative to competing on price. It offers instead, a framework to identify and sell value during the sales process. Understanding this will help you broaden your sales portfolio, create a greater degree of loyalty from existing customers, and establish techniques that eliminate the need to cut prices. Who Should AttendThis program is intended for sales people with two or more years of sales experience and would particularly benefit those in the following functions:- Sales Professionals - Sales Representatives - Account Executives - Sales ManagersKey Benefits- Develop a thorough understanding of how to create value in the sales process - Develop unique customer value propositions - Become a sales professional who financially proves value - Explore how to build or improve customer loyalty - Learn to negotiate using value versus price ... [-]

USA Dallas
September 2020
Part-time
Campus
Cox School of Business, Southern Methodist University

In this seminar, you will learn how to effectively prioritize, maximize both customer and salesperson loyalty, and generate desired sales results from each member of your ... [+]

Sales managers are increasingly assuming roles that are different from any they have ever experienced. They face new pressures from the market, their salespeople, and upper management. This two-day seminar helps sales managers to focus on those demands and to develop solutions that will make their sales teams more effective. In this seminar, you will learn how to effectively prioritize, maximize both customer and salesperson loyalty, and generate desired sales results from each member of your sales team.Who Should AttendAny person with responsibility for maximizing profits through effective sales management efforts will benefit from this seminar. The program is intended for those with at least six months of sales management responsibility or those who are preparing to make the transition from sales to sales management, including:Sales Managers Sales Directors Sales Vice Presidents Company Owners Key Benefits- Gain a thorough understanding of the entire sales management process - Understand the forces changing the marketplace and your sales team - Learn effective interviewing, recruiting, and hiring techniques - Learn how to exceed your objectives through intelligent territory planning and management - Learn how to effectively manage employee performance through setting standards, tactical and strategic coaching, compensation, and measuring performance gaps - Learn how to creatively handle poor performers and when is the right time to terminate a sales personDates: March 22-23, 2006... [-]

USA Dallas
September 2020
Part-time
2 days
Campus