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Hit and Run Mattress Sales

Hit & Run vs. Relational Selling There really are two basic types of selling even though there are countless categories of goods and services.  While referred to by various names, I call them hit and run, vs. relational selling. What separates … Continue reading

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Simplify the Qualifying Process for Mattress Shoppers?

Blink Part 2 In a previous blog: Mattress Shoppers Decide in a Blink of an Eye I asked the question: Can we as an industry boil down the information we can obtain from our customers to a few indicators that will … Continue reading

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Trends that Can Help Mattress Retailers Increase Sales and Profits

Note: This is a reprint of an article I wrote for Retailer Now last year. The publication for the National Home Furnishings Association. Thought I’d share it with you. What’s New? Every so often a new trend will start in … Continue reading

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Press Release: Online Mattress Training Course!

‏Gerry Morris and FTC Partner for Online Mattress Training Course ‏    •    North Logan, UT and Greenville, TX — October 9, 2012 – The Furniture Training Company (FTC), the industry’s largest provider of online retail furniture sales training, and Gerry … Continue reading

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Increase Mattress Sales? 7 Paradoxical Principles

Sometime back, I ran across an article The 7 Paradoxical Sales Principles by Jill Konrath and thought it may get your attention, get you to think, consider and hopefully give you some insight that may help your mattress selling skills. Here … Continue reading

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Welcome to Sell More Beds!

Hello! If you have anything to do with the retail mattress industry, this blog is for you. That primarily includes, store owners and managers, sales managers and most importantly, retail sales associates, (RSA’s). That also includes, more indirectly, manufacturer’s sales … Continue reading

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