Marketing vs. Selling: Both Must Serve the Client First

Woman explaining financial brochure to manIt comes down to what will best serve your clients.

By Ed Mendlowitz
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There are differences between marketing and selling.

Selling is a process whose goal is an actual order. Marketing involves the totality of presenting the company to the prospective customer so they want to do business with you.

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Salespeople need immediate gratification. Marketers take a long-term view.

Both are necessary for successful growth.