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604, 2017

Does Cold Calling Work?

By |April 6, 2017|Cold Call Script, Cold Calling, Inside Sales, Sales Prospecting, Sales Tips, Sales Training, Telemarketing, Telesales|0 Comments

“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 […]

2302, 2017

How to Effectively Manage the Sales Lead Follow-Up Process

By |February 23, 2017|Inside Sales, Sales Methodology, Sales Process, Sales Prospecting, Sales Tips|0 Comments

Following up with sales prospects can be tricky. Sometimes you don’t follow up enough and might be missing out on the business. Other times you might follow up too much where the only thing you are doing is damaging the relationship and wasting valuable time.

If you can relate to that, you should watch our webinar recording “How to Effectively […]

102, 2017

One Thing to NOT Do When Prospecting for Leads on LinkedIn

By |February 1, 2017|Inside Sales, Lead Generation, Sales Emails, Sales Methodology, Sales Pitch, Sales Prospecting, Sales Tips|0 Comments

In this short sales tips video, we talk about one of our tips for what NOT to do when you are prospecting for leads on LinkedIn.

This video is part of a longer sales training webinar that we hosted on How to Effectively Use LinkedIn as a Sales Prospecting Tool and you can watch a recording […]

2601, 2017

How to Generate Leads Without Making Cold Calls

By |January 26, 2017|Cold Calling, Inside Sales, Lead Generation, Sales Methodology, Sales Pitch, Sales Prospecting, Sales Tips, Sales Training|0 Comments

When it comes to making cold calls, whether it is because you don’t have time or don’t the desire, it can be easy to find an excuse to not pick up the phone. Because of this, many salespeople try to only use email to generate leads.

While we believe the best way to consistently generate leads […]

1812, 2016

How to Create Sales Role Play Scripts

By |December 18, 2016|Cold Call Script, Cold Calling, Dealing with Objections, Inside Sales, Sales Methodology, Sales Pitch, Sales Prospecting, Sales Scripts, Sales Tips, Sales Training, Telemarketing, Telesales|0 Comments

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.

Gatekeeper Introduction
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 […]

1612, 2016

Product Selling Compared to Consultative Selling

By |December 16, 2016|Sales Methodology, Sales Prospecting, Sales Tips, Sales Training|0 Comments

The term consultative selling can get thrown around a lot. But what exactly does that mean? To bring clarity to that question, we will take a step back and compare consultative sales with a more traditional type of selling and in this exercise we will call that product selling.

One big difference between consultative selling and […]

112, 2016

How to Be an Awesome Networker

By |December 1, 2016|Communicating Value, Lead Generation, Networking, Sales Methodology, Sales Pitch, Sales Tips|0 Comments

We recently held a webinar on how to be an awesome networker and here is a video of that event and below are the slides available for download.

Mindset Changes
Our tips start with making some mindset changes as you try to be a better networker. The first mindset change is to shift from one of […]

1211, 2016

How to Guess a Corporate Email Address

By |November 12, 2016|Cold Calling, Inside Sales, Sales Emails, Sales Tips, Uncategorized|0 Comments

When you work in B2B sales, it can be common to know a prospect’s name and the company they work for but not have their email address. If this is a situation that you find yourself in, don’t worry as there is a fairly simple process to figure out what their email address is and […]

2710, 2016

What is NOT Consultative Sales

By |October 27, 2016|Sales Consulting, Sales Methodology, Sales Pitch, Sales Prospecting, Sales Questions, Sales Tips, Sales Training|0 Comments

You hear salespeople and sales managers throw around the word consultative sales. But the reality is that the majority of people that talk about this are not performing consultative selling at all. To demonstrate this, in this video we outline what is not consultative sales.

In this video, we list out what sales reps often and […]

1910, 2016

What is Consultative Selling and How to be a Consultative Salesperson

By |October 19, 2016|Sales Methodology, Sales Pitch, Sales Process, Sales Prospecting, Sales Tips|0 Comments

You often hear the term consultative selling. But what exactly does that refer to and how do you become a consultative salesperson?

If that is something that you are curious about, you may want to watch this recording of a recent webinar that we hosted on “How to Become a Consultative Salesperson”.

 

What is Not Consultative […]

1610, 2016

Here are Two Sales Email Templates

By |October 16, 2016|Inside Sales, Lead Generation, Sales Emails, Sales Methodology, Sales Pitch, Sales Prospecting, Sales Script Example, Sales Scripts, Sales Tips|0 Comments

Here are some sales email templates from the SalesScripter library of emails. These templates are filled in with one of our campaigns that was created for server and application hosting but you can use this same structure for any product or service.

Before we show you the sales email templates, let’s review a few concepts that […]

1210, 2016

Sales Email Examples

By |October 12, 2016|Inside Sales, Lead Generation, Sales Emails, Sales Methodology, Sales Pitch, Sales Prospecting, Sales Tips|0 Comments

Here are some of the sales email examples that are in the library of email templates that SalesScripter provides. These sales email examples are filled in with our campaign for selling IT outsourcing services but you can use the same structure for any product.

Pre-Call Email with a Value Focus
Below is a what we call a […]