There Are Only Two Reasons Why You Lose A Deal
Yes, just two! Either you should not have been competing in the deal in the first place (i.e. you did not qualify it properly) or you were outsold (either by a competitor or no decision).
Winning starts with four key questions:
Is there an opportunity?
Can we compete?
Can we win?
Is it worth winning?
Knowing which deals to resource and which to qualify out – is challenging. We agree.
Here’s what we’ve found:
Opportunity Management Matters! When you don't consistently follow a solid opportunity management process and methodology, you’ll miss important signs that often end up stalling or losing deals.
If there’s a chance that your team might be missing the real issues in your opportunities, watch and learn what you should be doing every single time, to maximize your opportunity to win.