Cold calls are one of the most ubiquitous, debated, and disliked activities within sales. It’s very rare when someone actually wants to be cold-called, and very few salespeople actually like making them. Because of this, cold calling is often overlooked or avoided. However, the truth is that cold calls are an essential (and powerful) lead […]
On average, sales development reps (SDRs) must make 9.1 sales calls before they connect with a lead. Each connection is valuable, and a lot needs to happen in those first crucial moments of cold calling: The SDR must do some relating, and get the prospect to like them. The SDR needs to effectively communicate value […]
Is your sales organization truly optimized to transform inbound leads into customers? If you sell products or services over the phone, chances are that you have a marketing team working in overdrive to generate a steady stream of inbound leads. Marketers spend long hours investing in ads and creating content that inspires qualified leads to […]