20 Questions that Turn Cold Prospects Into Loyal Customers

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20 Questions that Turn Cold Prospects Into Loyal Customerscoaching salespeople, cold calling, management articles, Prospecting, Cold Calling and Networking, Sales Management, Sales Training

by Keith Rosen on September 9, 2017 with 1 comment

Proposal submitted, follow up done but no response from the prospect. They expressed interest but where did your customer go? Since 55% of selling time is wasted on unproductive prospecting, here are 20 questions that prevent prospects from going MIA, increase sales and keep you focused on the right opportunities to prevent sales frostbite. Excerpt …

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LinkedOut – How to Teach Millennials the Right Way to Prospect

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LinkedOut – How to Teach Millennials the Right Way to ProspectProspecting, Cold Calling and Networking, Sales Training

by Keith Rosen on June 12, 2016 with 4 comments

Do you have millennial salespeople on your team? Do they refuse to do anything except use social media and LinkedIn for business development? Here’s how to help them execute a comprehensive prospecting strategy—both offline and online. Millennials Don’t Cold Call I’ve heard this from many frustrated sales managers. “I hired this new salesperson with great …

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The Secret to Prospecting Success – Don’t Sell

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The Secret to Prospecting Success – Don’t Sellcoaching salespeople, cold calling, Sales Training

by Keith Rosen on February 23, 2014 with 5 comments

Think about the initial objective of your prospecting efforts. If you think the goal is to close a sale, deliver a presentation, submit a proposal or schedule an appointment, think again. Ask anyone who has to prospect or cold call in order to generate new business what their initial objective is when making that first …

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[Video] Your Product Is YOU!

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[Video] Your Product Is YOU!Prospecting, Cold Calling and Networking

by Keith Rosen on November 2, 2013 with 0 comment

Are you excited about what you sell? At some point, have you noticed your enthusiasm fade over time, whether due to the repetition of your job, changes in your marketplace or the results you were generating? Chances are, this has less to do with the product itself and everything to do with you. Here’s an …

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Are You a Selfish Salesperson? It’s Not About You

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Are You a Selfish Salesperson? It’s Not About Yousales tips

by Keith Rosen on October 14, 2013 with 0 comment

My cold calling book was released almost 10 years ago, yet the lessons around developing a healthy mindset when selling are just as relevant and critical today when it comes to determining how successful a salesperson you can be. Whether I’m training a group of sales managers or providing individual sales coaching to a frontline …

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Your Company’s Best Brochure Is You

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Your Company’s Best Brochure Is YouCold Calling Tips, sales tips

by Keith Rosen on May 26, 2013 with 0 comment

Are you spending a lot of time following up with prospects to see if they have received the information you sent them? Learn why the hasty and untimely use of brochures and other marketing material can easily spoil even the best prospecting efforts. Marty was well into his conversation with a prospect that he cold …

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Why Should I Talk to You?

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Why Should I Talk to You?Cold Calling Tips

by Keith Rosen on May 11, 2013 with 10 comments

Do you know exactly what to say to a prospect or customer that captures their attention so succinctly and effectively that they want to talk with you and are actually asking for more? If you are being honest with yourself, the answer is probably “No.” If that is the case, then how can you expect …

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DELETE – That Was Your Email. 5 Strategies for Winning Email Campaigns – Part TwoBusiness Tools, cold calling, Cold Calling Tips, customer service, Marketing, Sales Coaching, sales tools, Sales Training, Technology and Software

by Keith Rosen on October 7, 2010 with 1 comment

Developing an email template compelling enough to elicit a response from a prospect is hard enough. Unfortunately, this is only part of the challenge. What compounds this challenge are spam filters, firewalls and a slew of other devices that channel our innocent solicitation into the prospect’s spam folder or worse, the trash; never to find …

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