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I had a conversation with a family member recently and I thought it was a good example of why you need a good sales pitch. Or an example of me not using a great sales pitch.
The background is that I recently bought a set of ceramic knives and I have been pretty happy with them […]
Cold calling is one of the most difficult sales activities. You are operating in almost a hostile environment, you have a ton of information to share, and only have about a 2 to 5 minute window to work in.
But believe it or not, we have a process that you can implement that not only […]
I received a cold call from a salesperson that sells payroll processing services and I thought her sales pitch had room for improvement so I thought I would outline how the call went to create a cold call script example of what not to do.
Here is what she said on the call.
I will break down the […]
Creating a good outbound sales script is not any easy thing to do. Here are some tips that will not only make it easier for you to create your own script, but they may help you to create one that is really good and actually works.
1. Don’t sound like a salesperson trying to sell something.
Here a few easy to follow tips for how to create a telephone script template.
Create an outline for the call
I think when a lot of salespeople think of a sales script, they think of a page with a number of sentences and paragraphs that the salesperson can read from. This format for a sales script […]
“Does cold calling work?” is one of the most commonly asked or debated questions. If you have asked this question, check out our webinar recording that is simply titled with that question – “Does cold calling work?”.
You can probably guess how we will answer that question but we will spend this time together to discuss the […]
Sales role play scripts are an important tool to help you with improving sales. Here are some key sections to include as you role play.
It is very reasonable to expect almost half of phone prospecting calls to get answered by some sort of gatekeeper. A lot of gatekeepers will have the objective of trying […]
A telemarketing script template can drastically improve your success when making outbound prospecting calls. Here is a structure of sections you can use when creating your telemarketing script template.
We believe that one of the best ways for you to open a call is to share some sort of elevator pitch. This should be one […]
Here is a phone call script example that we created for selling recruiting services to a hiring manager.
Hello , this is from DCR Workforce, have I caught you in the middle of anything?
We like to start out a phone call script could include some sort of elevator pitch.
Great. The Purpose of […]
Here are a six tips for your telephone script.
1. Try to not sound like a salesperson trying to sell something.
One of the most important things that we want you to start thinking about is that your prospects get a lot of calls from salespeople that are trying to sell them something. Not only is it not […]
Number 7 on our list of 10 tips for sales reps is to prepare for sales objections.
In my career working as an inside and outside salesperson, I worked for 6 different companies and many different sales managers and during that time, there was only one manager that talked to me about the objections I should […]
Here are a few tips that will help you to have the best telemarketing scripts.
1. Don’t sound like a salesperson.
The first tip that will have a drastic effect is to avoid sounding like a salesperson. The reason that we make this recommendation is that we believe that your prospects will get phone calls from a […]