This course helps existing and potential retail managers acquire the required knowledge and apply the needed skills to grow their businesses and careers. The course provides knowledge and understanding of retailing in the 21st century and shows how managers can contribute more to the success of their organizations. The course delves into the critical strategy development steps necessary to manage retail sales associates, create critical retail metrics to measure performance, and devise a retail sales management approach that really works.
The course uses a mix of interactive techniques such as videos, brief presentations by the consultant and the participants, group workshops and case studies, self assessment tools and relevant templates.
Most participants on this course are retail employees looking to take their retail organization and careers to the next level. The course is also appropriate for new sales managers and assistant managers as well as anyone pursuing a management career in retail or a related industry.
Institute of Sales & Marketing Management (ISMM) : Meirc is a Recognised Centre for the “Institute of Sales & Marketing Management” (ISMM), the global representative body for salespeople. Founded in 1911, ISMM has been the authoritative voice of selling and the custodian of sales standards, ethics and best practice for over 100 years. ISMM endorsement is a badge of recognition for the high quality sales and marketing training courses offered by Meirc Training and Consulting. Upon successfully completing the course, participants will be awarded an ISMM Certificate in addition to the certificate they receive from Meirc Training & Consulting.
MPC certified courses by Meirc Training and Consulting are designed for those willing to challenge themselves and go the extra distance. Participants who fully attend an MPC course and successfully complete the test on the last day, will receive a Meirc Professional Certificate (MPC), in addition to the one they receive for attendance. MPC certificates are regionally recognized and can be quite valuable when applying for more senior roles within the organization or outside.