CEO of Smart Advantage, Inc. – Jaynie Smith was interviewed by Ric Bratton on This Week in America on August 2, 2016. Jaynie and Ric discussed key points from her bestselling book “Creating Competitive Advantage.” Jaynie shares some of her best practices on creating competitive advantage reiterating that it’s not what you sell, it’s how…
Business people often feel forced to lower their prices when the economy struggles or risk losing their increasingly cost-conscious customers. Fortunately, most customers do not make their buying decisions based primarily on price, even during recessions. They make their decisions based on value. To thrive in times such as these, you must convince customers and prospects that your company offers the best value, even if you do charge a slightly higher price. Here’s how…
What Do Your Customers Really Value? How to improve your marketing message and sales approach by aligning with customer needs
Marketing consultant and best selling author Jaynie L. Smith advises that you must know and be able to articulate your competitive advantages to beat out the competition.
Jaynie L. Smith, a U.S. sales and marketing consultant, likes to tell the story of the company that stuck to basics. It believed customers buy from people they know and trust. So its account reps put all their effort into building relationships with clients, through social events, expensive lunches and golf matches at the finest clubs.
Most entrepreneurs deceive themselves by claiming to know their competitive advantage. Discover the truth about your company, and you can send your sales soaring. [Honestly!]