Connect with LearnSmart Online Access for Selling 10 9781260141160
Connect with LearnSmart Online Access for Selling

Connect with LearnSmart Online Access for Selling

10th Edition
By Stephen Castleberry and John Tanner
ISBN10: 1260141160
ISBN13: 9781260141160
Copyright: 2019

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ISBN10: 1260141160 | ISBN13: 9781260141160

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Program Details

Chapter 1: Selling and Salespeople
Part 1: Knowledge and Skill Requirements
Chapter 2: Ethical and Legal Issues in Selling
Chapter 3: Buying Behavior and the Buying Process
Chapter 4: Using Communication Principles to Build Relationships
Chapter 5: Adaptive Selling for Relationship Building
Part 2: The Partnership Process
Chapter 6: Prospecting
Chapter 7: Planning the Sales Call
Chapter 8: Making the Sales Call
Chapter 9: Strengthening the Presentation
Chapter 10: Responding to Objections
Chapter 11: Obtaining Commitment
Chapter 12: Formal Negotiating
Chapter 13: Building Partnering Relationships
Chapter 14: Building Long-Term Partnerships
Part 3: The Salesperson As Manager
Chapter 15: Managing Your Time and Territory
Chapter 16: Managing within Your Company
Chapter 17: Managing Your Career

About the Author

Stephen Castleberry

Stephen Castleberry received his Ph.D. in business administration from the University of Alabama. He is professor of marketing and head of the Marketing Department at the University of Minnesota Duluth. In addition to personal selling, he teaches marketing principles, marketing ethics, and marketing research. He has also taught at Northern Illinois University and the University of Georgia. He has published more than 45 referred national and international journal articles and is the past marketing editor of the Journal of Applied Business Research.

John Tanner

John F. Tanner, Jr. earned his Ph.D. at the University of Georgia and is dean, Strome College of Business, Old Dominion University. Before entering academia, he spent eight years with Rockwell International and Xerox Corporation as a salesperson and marketing manager. Dr. Tanner has received several awards for teaching effectiveness and research, including the Distinguished Teacher award from the Society of Marketing Advances. He has been named Reviewer of the Year and Co-author of the Paper of the Year by the Journal of Personal Selling and Sales Management. Dr. Tanner has authored or co-authored 15 books and has published more than 80 articles. He has received research grants from the Center for Exhibition Industry Research, the Institute for the Study of Business Markets, the University Research Council, and the Walmart Foundation. Currently, he is the editor of Marketing Educators' Review.