This inside sales glossary is intended to help you navigate through the terminology and jargon associated with inside sales, call centers and communications. Some of the terms relate directly to inside sales processes, while other terms relate more to sales acceleration and communications technology that inside sales teams are investing in to maximize productivity and revenue.

  • What is Voicemail Drop?

    The definition of Voicemail Drop (also known as voicemail automation) is a type of inside sales technology that is designed to accelerate the process of leaving voicemail messages. The moment a call goes to voicemail, a Voicemail Drop system enables reps to select a message from a library of prerecorded voicemail messages and then “drop” that voicemail with a single click and then jump to the next call.

  • What is VoIP?

    The definition of voice over IP (VoIP) refers to a system that enables voice transmissions to be carried over any IP network. The IP systems might include the internet as well as private data networks or office LANs.