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How sales teams can boost their numbers in today’s market – Crissy Burton | Hubler Chevrolet

Recent data indicates that sales leads have decreased due to factors such as interest rates, vehicle prices, and inventory availability. This puts pressure on sales teams striving to meet their quotas. On the latest episode of CBT Now, we’re joined by Crissy “The Car Fairy” Burton, a saleswoman at Hubler Chevrolet, who shares some helpful tips on becoming a top sales performer in today’s marketplace. 

Key Takeaways 

1. Burton highlights the significant contribution of social media and referral-based programs to generating sales leads. She cites Facebook as an essential platform for creating a cycle of referrals and continuous lead generation by establishing a robust online presence.

2. Moreover, Burton emphasizes the importance of marketing and branding oneself as a salesperson by sharing customer testimonials and showcasing their experiences. This strategy reinforces her reputation and attracts more customers, leading to greater success.

3. The interview also covers the impact of external factors such as the pandemic, interest rates, and vehicle prices on the automotive industry. Burton shares her experience adapting to these changes, particularly in dealing with customers with challenged credit.

4. Crissy’s success in the industry is attributed to her strong relationship with and trust in her customers. She notes that understanding and addressing the specific needs of her customer base, particularly those with credit challenges, leads to a smoother sales process and customer loyalty.

5. The conversation also touches on broader economic effects, such as the pandemic’s impact on people’s financial situations and creditworthiness. It also covers inventory issues and how these factors influence sales strategies and customer behavior in the automotive market.

"The biggest thing that has helped me become so successful is putting myself out there and marketing and branding myself." – Crissy Burton

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Jaelyn Campbell
Jaelyn Campbell
Jaelyn Campbell is a staff writer/reporter for CBT News. She is a recent honors cum laude graduate with a BFA in Mass Media from Valdosta State University. Jaelyn is an enthusiastic creator with more than four years of experience in corporate communications, editing, broadcasting, and writing. Her articles in The Spectator, her hometown newspaper, changed how people perceive virtual reality. She connects her readers to the facts while providing them a voice to understand the challenges of being an entrepreneur in the digital world.

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