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I’m currently reading “Do It! Marketing: 77 Instant-Action Ideas To Boost Sales, Maximize Profits and Crush Your Competition”.

Here’s one intriguing project from the book — one author David Newman calls a “million-dollar idea”.

It’s called the Why People Buy From Me Worksheet.

Basically, you ask yourself five questions that a customer might ask you about you or your organization. Try to give ten really good answers to each question. Some of these answers might be self-serving. That’s not a problem. A little bragging — with the proper justification, of course — will go a long way.

By the end of the process, what you end up with is 50 strong sales points to use in your marketing materials, website, sales presentations, emails and more.

Here are the five questions:

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  • Why should I buy/your product/service?
  • Why should I buy from you?
  • Why should I buy from your company?
  • Why should I buy at your price?
  • Why should I buy NOW?

Get cracking. To see how Newman (a marketing consultant) answered the five questions about his own company, you can buy the book here.



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Project: The Why People Buy From Me Worksheet

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I’m currently reading “Do It! Marketing: 77 Instant-Action Ideas To Boost Sales, Maximize Profits and Crush Your Competition”.

Here’s one intriguing project from the book — one author David Newman calls a “million-dollar idea”.

It’s called the Why People Buy From Me Worksheet.

Basically, you ask yourself five questions that a customer might ask you about you or your organization. Try to give ten really good answers to each question. Some of these answers might be self-serving. That’s not a problem. A little bragging — with the proper justification, of course — will go a long way.

By the end of the process, what you end up with is 50 strong sales points to use in your marketing materials, website, sales presentations, emails and more.

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Here are the five questions:

  • Why should I buy/your product/service?
  • Why should I buy from you?
  • Why should I buy from your company?
  • Why should I buy at your price?
  • Why should I buy NOW?

Get cracking. To see how Newman (a marketing consultant) answered the five questions about his own company, you can buy the book here.



For daily news, blogs and tips jewelers need, subscribe to our email bulletins here.

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When Tom Moses decided to close one of the two Moses Jewelers stores in western Pennsylvania, it was time to call in the experts. After reviewing two candidates, Moses, a co-owner of the 72 year-old business, decided to go with Wilkerson. The sale went better than expected. Concerned about running it during the pandemic, Moses says it might have helped the sale. “People wanted to get out, so there was pent-up demand,” he says. “Folks were not traveling so there was disposable income, and we don’t recall a single client commenting to us, feeling uncomfortable. It was busy in here!” And perhaps most importantly, Wilkerson was easy to deal with, he says, and Susan, their personal Wilkerson consultant, was knowledgeable, organized and “really good.” Now, the company can focus on their remaining location — without the hassle of carrying over merchandise that either wouldn’t fit or hadn’t sold. “The decision to hire Wilkerson was a good one,” says Moses.

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