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    Virtual Presentation Skills Training

    13 April 2021

    Back in the tumultuous days of March 2020, our resident presentation skills team were wondering how to adapt the LDL Presentation Skills programme to the new remote working environment. At the time, we didn’t know if the transition to remote learning would be a temporary, or a permanent change. A year later, it seems like

  • Virtual Instructor-Led Training (VILT) – A New Way To Train Your Team

    1 July 2020

    Traditional face-to-face (F2F) training has always been the default option for learning. It’s engaging, it’s interactive, and done well it’s enjoyable. But in today’s environment general unease around travel and group meetings make it less than ideal. While some may adopt a ‘wait and see’ approach, for others the solution is LIVE virtual instructor-led training (VILT).

  • Negotiation Training – How to Tell if Your Client’s Price Challenge is a Ploy

    2 August 2017

    One of the most effective tactics available to buyers is the price challenge. It is very simple to use, and can be very effective. Perhaps you have heard one of these before: “I like your proposal, but this is all I’ve got.” “What? You want to charge how much? That’s much more than we had

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    Is That Negotiable?

    2 June 2015

    Imagine you sell telecommunications solutions and you are making your final presentation to the board of a call centre provider.

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    Don’t Be A Price Crumbler

    3 March 2015

    So you have identified a potential customer, built rapport with them and used your sales skills to get them to want to buy from you. But once they have decided to buy, they turn their attention to getting the best deal, the best price, the best terms. They start to negotiate.

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    Negotiation Training – How To Handle Deadlock

    9 March 2013

    Sometimes a buyer will deliberately deadlock in order to lower your aspirations. She will take you to the edge of the cliff and see how tough you talk then.