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097: How to Overcome Product Buyers’ Objections

October 13, 2021

With Will Russell, Founder of Russell Marketing

Will Russell is the Founder of Russel Marketing, a New York marketing agency that specializes in launching new consumer product inventions. He is also a fellow writer with me for Forbes. Today Will is going to share some valuable knowledge on how inventors, startups, and small manufacturers learn to identify the main consumer buyer objections when purchasing your product, then how to overcome those objections when you launch your product to the market for the first time.

Today you will hear us talk about:

  • What are the types of buy objections when selling B2C
  • Omnichanel product launch strategies
  • Lots of the strategies today can be used in many sales strategies, including B2B
  • How to create launch systems
  • Cost, positioning, brand, technical, apathy


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Thanks for tuning in! See you next time.

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