I can’t stress how important writing great emails are to succeeding as an SDR. Prospecting emails have to be great because you not only want to provoke a reply, but it’s also a branding exercise. Prospective customers may not be familiar with your company, and a great email can help shape their impression. I recently blogged […]
Are you still waiting around for all your leads to find you? If so, you may be making a grave mistake. Because most purchases aren’t planned. Your best leads aren’t necessarily going to find you. And without a fully equipped outbound prospecting team, you could be leaving thousands of dollars in potential revenue on the table. Not […]
The sales technology stack has arrived! According to TOPO’s Sales Development Technology Report, which interviewed more than 130 sales leaders across a variety of industries, a whopping 72.4% of companies plan to invest in technology that makes their sales development team more successful this year. What is the Sales Technology Stack? For the uninitiated, the sales technology […]
Does your sales team spend way too much time chasing small deals? Have you become too reliant on inbound lead quality? If so, I have good news – on Tuesday May 19, I’ll be moderating the How to Close Bigger Deals Webinar that will reveal proven ways to blow up the size and scope of your sales […]
In sales, it’s absolutely essential to get your priorities straight. And yet, salespeople are often asked to multi-task.  There are always inbound leads to follow up with, lists to build, demos to give, emails to reply to and new prospects to dial. I even had a job once where I managed paid search campaigns in-between […]
Whether you have a team of dedicated sales development reps (SDRs) making outbound sales calls or inside sales reps that spend some of their time on out outbound prospecting there are enormous opportunities to grow revenue. To help set you on your path to crushing outbound sales, here are nine bellwether statistics about outbound sales calls. They […]
Here at RingDNA, one question we get asked all the time is whether or not outbound sales is dying. My response is always the same: outbound prospecting can be just as powerful as ever, but yesterday’s prospecting tactics just aren’t going to work on today’s B2B buyers. Maybe your prospects aren’t picking up their phones as much […]
Imagine you’re an inside sales rep who is given a list of outbound leads to call down. It can be tempting to just dial down the list cold, in hopes of initiating as many conversations as possible. But think how much more successful you could be if you had access to contextually relevant information about each […]
A dedicated team of sales development reps (SDRs) might be the quickest way to scale your business. An SDR (also known as a sales prospector) is a rep that focuses solely on searching for new sales leads. An SDR’s only mission is to find new leads  and convert them into sales opportunities. They don’t follow […]
Last July, we revealed some secrets that can help inside sales reps leave killer voicemail messages. But I want to revisit that topic because since then, we’ve  had the opportunity to speak with some top sales trainers about their voicemail optimization secrets. Like many sales reps, I once believed that the perfect voicemail was the one that […]