Affluent is the group that is least affected by an economic turmoil and also is always ready to spend. Although, their style of spending has changed, still they spend the way they want to. If you are marketing and selling to the affluent and wish to continue the same or want to expand your business then you need to pay an extra attention to the changes in their spending habits. Understanding the perspective before formulating a marketing or selling campaign is important for establishing your business among the affluent.
Following are certain commandments for affluent selling and marketing that will help in the perpetual growth of your business.
Be totally committed
As the affluent or we can say your target customers are committed to what they do, so you also need to be committed to them and show involvement in what you are offering and willing to sell them.
Be as advertised
As we know that affluent is a bunch of cynical people, so it's better to be everything you advertise in your marketing campaign. Right from the features and benefits of working with you to the promises you make should be genuine and reliable: all should be followed. Do not forget that you are the product and whatever you do for selling is congruent to advertising.
Be a problem solver
Solve the problems of the affluent efficiently and to their maximum level of satisfaction. Creating an image of a solution provider to their various financial affairs makes you a quick and a professional advertiser.
Act as a trusted source of information
Develop an image of trusted information provider with the in-depth knowledge about your offerings as well as of your competitors. There is a possibility that a prospect might not buy your product but would like to gain information about the same. The more reliable information you provide more you brighten the chances of transforming the prospects into customers.
Disclose all costs
It is believed that affluent customers are skeptical and don't like surprises when buying something. They become reluctant to any form of hidden costs and are always willing to know exactly about what they are going to pay. Disclose all the costs to the affluent when you reach the point of sale.
Be aware about your reputation
The personal reputation of your marketing executive plays as important role in their professional field. They can build this reputation with one client at a time by taking them as a centre of influence or strategic alliance during that specific period.
Following these simple directions, will definitely assist you in thriving in the affluent world. You will not only mark your presence but also build a brand image in the affluent market.
Marketing and Selling are samething you have to market your prodcuts and sell on the same time. Marketing World is full of competetion you have to give 100% efforts to sell any product in the market
Really good stuff! thanks for sharing this.