in New York .
Written in English
|Series||Its Marketing series,, no. 94|
|LC Classifications||HF5438 .A5114|
|The Physical Object|
|Number of Pages||32|
|LC Control Number||55001665|
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The Director of Sales manages and oversees key sales functions, such as, the customer support team, the sales management team, the key account management team, and the sales support team. The Director of Sales ensures that all these departments work effectively and harmoniously in order to ensure the sales force productivity level stays high. His leadership position is . "New Sales. Simplified" was a great book by Mike. "Sales Management Simplified" is another excellent investment in time. Mike's no-nonsense, direct approach comes from his many observations from working with his clients. If you;re a Sales Manager, Sales Director, VP of Sales or Business Owner, you really need to make this book a priority/5(). This quiz covers module 3 of the course. It's purpose is to ascertain student understanding of the top functional departments in a typical business and their roles. This quiz will be used by the instructor to gauge student learning. There will be no grades associated with it but will count 2 points towards your final grade if taken. The instructor will provide feedback to individual /5. ADVERTISEMENTS: Main function and objective of a sales department: The main function of a sales department is to effect sales. It is concerned with the transfer of ownership or merchandize on terms satisfactory to both the buyer and seller. This has to be done at the lowest possible cost. ADVERTISEMENTS: The basic objective is obviously [ ].
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