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Cross-selling Effectively into the Crosswinds of Financial Services
It is said that oak trees grow strong in contrary winds. In the crosswinds of deregulation and re-regulation, financial institutions have gotten bigger, more complex, and more attuned to risk. As they turn up the pressure to drive revenue, cross-selling effectively takes on new levels of urgency and complexity. So, how does a client-facing professional stay grounded in these crosswinds while still advocating for his or her clients?
Companies want their reps to know how to cross sell more to their existing customer base. For many sales reps, the thought of selling that one little extra or next big thing is very enticing. Your quota went up 10% this year, great! Just cross sell a little bit more and you’ll be fine, right? If it were only that easy!
We started building out our list of why reps struggle to cross sell. Please let us know if you have any to add. These cross selling tips should help you get started mastering the art of the cross sell!