Get your small business sales strategy right and you'll be onto a winner! Whether you're doing it yourself or employing others, effective sales skills are crucial to any SME.

In this section, access practical information on sales forecasting, maximising customer service to boost sales, recruiting and motivating your sales staff and customer relationship management (CRM).

The ultimate guide to customer service: Part two

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Ultimate guide to customer service: Part one

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Fight the cold calling fear: How to overcome call reluctance when sales prospecting

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Making the most out of your website: A guide to online success

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Why driving traffic to Facebook is stupid

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The best day for your business to post on Facebook [INFOGRAPHIC]

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The ultimate guide to branding for small businesses: Part two

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Seth Godin: Why you need to fly closer to sun in the connection economy

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The ultimate guide to branding for small businesses: Part one

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Campaign launched to get startups into empty HMV and Jessops stores

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