Best Phone Sales Prospecting & Cold Calling Techniques Tips & Tools

You’ve Got 5 Seconds to Make a Good Impression By Mike Brooks, http://mrinsidesales.com/ Learn the best effective phone sales techniques including successful cold calling business prospecting, outbound telemarketing, professional telephone calls process, and other opening selling skills, tools, methods, tips and ideas. Years ago, they used to say you had just a couple of minutes […]

Sales Prospecting & Cold Calling Tips Techniques Tools Ideas & Methods

Why You’re Turning Off Your Prospects By Mike Brooks, http://mrinsidesales.com/ Learn the best cold calling and sales prospecting tips, ideas, techniques, strategies, tools and methods on how to make effective successful business calls for sales. It happened just now. Phone rang at our office and I picked it up. It was a guy who read […]

Phone Sales & Business Prospecting Calls Tools Tips Methods & Ideas

Avoid This One Error when Prospecting by Phone By Mike Brooks, http://mrinsidesales.com/ Learn about the best creative, effective phone business prospecting scripts, tools, tips, process, methods and ideas to help you successfully close more sales. On Facebook last week, there was a very brave soul who was making cold calls live. I clicked over to […]

Handling & Overcoming Common Objections in Phone Cold Call Prospecting

Avoid Rejection While Prospecting with this One Technique By Mike Brooks, http://mrinsidesales.com/ Discover sales training with best tips, rebuttal techniques and responses on how to go about handling and overcoming most common objections in phone cold call prospecting. Prospecting by phone can be hard—gatekeepers screening you out, decision makers don’t want to talk to you, […]

The Five Secrets To Writing Killer Prospecting Script

I’ve written, tested, re-written, tweaked, copy edited, composed, marketed, reviewed, and used thousands of telemarketing scripts over the last 26 years. I’ve written and used opening scripts, closing scripts, prospecting cold calling scripts, warm inbound scripts, closing scripts, rebuttal scripts, trial close scripts, initial resistance scripts, blow off scripts, qualifying scripts, etc…. Bottom line? Nobody […]

Catch & Release: Not a Closing Strategy

I was onsite training in Montreal, Canada last week—a software company, hi everyone! —and one of the sales reps brought up today’s quote as we were reviewing calls during the training. The call was a closing presentation—a demo, really—and after about an hour of slides and features and benefits, the rep was anxious to set […]

One Powerful Way to Learn More About a Prospect

Let’s start with the obvious: Sales reps talk too much. Whether it’s nervousness, fear, inexperience, or just the conviction that if they stop talking the prospect will say “Not interested” and hang up, it doesn’t matter. If you listen to calls from your sales reps, you’ll find that they simply talk past the close. They […]