Venera Shaydullina talks about the digitalization trends of electronic and offline trading, cites the 5 most promising technologies that will have a strong impact on e-commerce in the near future, and gives advice to Russian entrepreneurs on how to get competitive advantages in the new conditions
New Digital Technologies in Electronic Commerce
Global retail sales in e-commerce in 2018 amounted to approximately $ 2.5 trillion, according to forecasts for 2021, their volume will grow to $ 4.5 trillion. The world of digital marketing is developing and changing very quickly due to the global spread of Internet access: both mobile and fixed. And modern information technologies are used on both sides: by both the consumer and the seller. Continue reading
Mikhail Haskelberg talks about the problem of balancing process and target indicators in relation to sales work: how to organize the work of sales managers so that the sales funnel is not suddenly empty
In the modern world, managers are used to the fact that sales people need to be motivated for the final result. Other positions may have a fixed salary, but this approach does not apply to sales. It is believed that if they do not receive bonuses as a percentage of completed transactions, they will not sell well. Usually bonuses are awarded after receiving payment from the client.
This technique works in the material business, that is, when material objects are sold — in this case, the moment of the transaction and the moment of closing the contact with the client are not separated in time. Continue reading
Galina Goncharova tells us what trends are relevant for presentations today and, judging by the growing popularity, will remain in 2020
Your “selling” presentation will be one of the 4,000 advertising messages that people see every day. How to separate it from the mass? A large number of marketers use the tactic of “shouting” — or vulgar-messages. It doesn’t apply to everyone. Would you give your money to banks that advertise with a Heist, or to a pension Fund that uses the image of its founder with a cocktail on the beach? Such advertising can attract attention and increase awareness, but not make you trust.
A more practical option is to use modern design trends, because large brands have allocated billions of dollars for their distribution and have already “accustomed” people to them. Continue reading