hard sell


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hard sell

an aggressive insistent technique of selling or advertising
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It works well for a cost effective,quality installtion, without the hard sell of stereo typical double glazing companies.
Wozniak recently said, "I feel that wearables are a hard sell," according to (http://www.
The premiere of The Hard Sell will follow after the interval and Matthew Cummins, senior lecturer in performing arts at Northumbria University, will lead a short discussion for those who want to find out more or share their thoughts.
But for their customers being charged pounds 30 for a letter, it's a hard sell.
com/nickyjett) attracted a promotions consultant who invited her to sell books in-person at a Chicago event showcasing the work of local authors, "The key to using these sites is to join the community to widen your circle of influence rather than do a hard sell," she says.
Anything opening up immigration is a hard sell right now, so combining gays with that anti-immigrant bent makes that a very hard issue.
Many great moments in American art have taken us into the heat of competition; generally speaking, however, art that references the world of sports finds its niche at the dead center of mainstream culture, churned out by schlock mills, marketed in "starving artist" sales at airport motels, or, worse yet, sold in "theme art" galleries that specialize in ripping off their clientele with dubious merchandise and hard sell about "investment potential.
That is why the Civil Marriage Act is proving to be a hard sell.
People want to come here, so it's not a hard sell," says festival director, Shauna Hardy.
Retired Mr Lamb said: ``It is a proper hard sell that they are doing and to say you should read the contract on the doorstep is a bit harsh.
While the book's target audience is boys in their early teens, the cover art and the author's weak characterization will make this story a hard sell for most readers.