Goodman/Amana Inverter Contractor Day

August 30, 8 AM - 4 PM
Goodman Inverter Day

Goodman Manufacturing is hosting a full day of training on how to integrate the latest HVAC inverter technology into your offerings. Topics range from marketing, to pricing, sales, financing and more!

This day of training led by top HVAC industry leaders is available for $295 as a standalone event.

However, Goodman has agreed to waive the training fee and offer it at NO CHARGE to Summit Attendees. And Breakfast and lunch are included!

Topics and Speakers:

Session 1: Branding & Promotion

BrandingPresenters: Jennifer Bagley, Matthew Plughoff

Learn how a strong brand message strategically positioned in front of the right customers, will help them create more leads, stand out against the “flames and snowflakes” in their marketplace, and ultimately close more business.  Attendees will be given strategies and tactics required to capitalize on experience economy, digital positioning, and today’s customer expectations.  We will take cues from leading innovators and disruptors such as Amazon, Tesla, Apple, Bucky’s, and Carhart. Learn how to get found and stand out in a digital 3-second world.

Session 2: Product, Pricing, and Financing

Presenters: Ruth King, Matthew Bratsis, Tom Wittman

PricingLearn how to put together a Best, Better, Good strategy and you will leave this workshop with completed price sheets including the 5 core elements of a package: Equipment selection, Features, Guarantees, Warranties, and Maintenance.  Once the packages have been determined, we will then dive into pricing strategy and tiering the financing approach.  It is strongly recommended that dealers review the Building Profit and Wealth seminars Part 1, 2, and 3 available on the Goodman Business Toolbox (www.goodmanbusinesstoolbox.com) click: “Dealer,” “Training Resources,” “Business Planning Boot Camp” before attending this workshop.  Once someone from your team has completed the Inverter Installation Assessment, and this workshop you will have access to an exclusive financing solution only available to Goodman Inverter Contractors.

Session 3: Inverter Sales Training

Presenters: Matt Plughoff, David Holt

SalesLearn how to apply the “Branding & Promotion” session and the “Product, Pricing, and Financing” session to their sales process. Sales professionals will learn how to get their mind right, build rapport, complete a customer assessment, technical assessment, how to present their company and their companies’ brand, and then how to present the options. Participants will also learn how to overcome common stalls, objections, and roadblocks in order to help them close more inverter sales. At the end of this workshop participants will leave energized, motivated, and committed to making immediate behavior changes that result in increased closing rates, higher overall tickets, and a higher balance of inverter product sales.

Schedule:

8 AM – 4 PM CST, August 30, 2021

8:00 AM – 8:15 AM  Introduction
8:15 AM – 10:00 AM  Branding and Promotion
10:00 AM – 10:15 AM  Break
10:15 AM – 12:00 PM  Product, Pricing, & Financing
12:00 PM – 1:00 PM  Lunch
1:00 PM – 2:45 PM  Inverter Sales Training
2:45 PM – 3:00 PM  Break
3:00 PM – 4:00 PM  Wrap-up

 

Pricing:

$295/attendee OR FREE with full Summit registration!

Includes breakfast, lunch and two breaks.

Presenters:

Jennifer Bagley

Jennifer Bagley

CEO, CI Web Group

Ruth King

Ruth King

Profitability Manager, HVACChannel.tv

Matthew Bratsis

Matthew Bratsis

General Manager of Manufacturing Partnerships at EGIA

Ben Middleton

Ben Middleton

National Sales Training Manager Goodman & Amana

Tom Wittman

Tom Wittman

Owner, HVAC Coaching Corner; President, Pro Comfort

David Holt

David Holt

Director, National Accounts, National Comfort Institute, Inc.

Matthew Plughoff

Matthew Plughoff

Owner, Arrow & Fletching

The business toolbox programs are presented by Goodman and administered by third-party training organizations.  All training programs are designed to support independent HVAC contractors who sell Goodman® brand products.  Any costs for the training programs are determined and charged directly by the third-party training organizations.

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