How can joint sales calls become more effective?

There are really only two ways to increase sales. Sell new customers or sell existing customers more new or existing products. These require planning on the part of distributor sales management, distributor sales people to more effectively evaluate his/her customers and identify new opportunities and manufacturer salespeople (direct and reps). The competitiveness of the economy…

Converting from Product Sales (or Order Acceptance) to Generating Opportunities … What a Manager Needs to Do?

Order taker, order maker, hunter, farmer? Sales managers today need to be more astute and aggressive because the competition is getting tougher. This is a market share gain game and those that claim share win. The technology savvy manager has a greater chance to succeed now more so than ever before because technology aggregates information…

Today’s hiring process

The talent acquisition strategy for many Electrical manufacturers and distributor companies has changed dramatically as business itself becomes more complex. Today’s executives need to have an entire new toolset to compete for today’s top positions and command top salaries. The process The hiring process itself has changed. Many companies have their own talent acquisition teams…

Things to consider in the interview process

GRN Coastal takes great pride in ensuring a crisp level of feedback to our clients and candidates. This document outlines a few thoughts that we have received from multiple candidates that have interviewed with multiple clients of ours. We conduct post interview sessions with each candidate after they interview, whether the interview with the client…