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SalesGrowth MD, Inc. | Denver/ Englewood, CO

Prospecting & Qualifying

What if you could increase your conversion rates just by understanding how your clients think? It's not as difficult as you might think.

In this episode of the How to Succeed Podcast, Emily Yepes discusses some common mistakes salespeople make when prospecting for new customers. She explains that a lot of the fear and anxiety around prospecting stems from negative beliefs salespeople have about the process.

No matter how successful you are in business you could still use more high-quality sales prospects, right? I don’t come across many businesses that don’t answer that question with a resounding yes.

Everyone knows the usual tips for adding more prospects like make more cold calls, make more connections socially or otherwise, or ask for more referrals from existing customers. All are certainly good advice but not exactly revelations.

Here are some of the key questions we coach salespeople to be prepared to ask in the initial phases of a conversation with a prospect.

Eight simple questions about your personal approach to prospecting

 

Mike Montague interviews Hamish Knox on How to Succeed at Trials and Demos.

 

When you’re in the middle of a prospecting discussion – that is, when you’re initiating the first real-time voice-to-voice engagement with a possible buyer – what is your goal?

 

We wanted to share some valuable lessons learned during the year that we can build upon.

These days, everyone is using online resources to initiate early prospecting discussions via digital media. Which is part of the problem. How do you avoid looking and sounding like everybody else in the digital realm? Below, you will find three simple strategies that will help you to stand out when you are prospecting online.

 

Mike Montague interviews Brian Jackson on How to Succeed at Your 30 Second Commercial. Brian is an award-winning Sandler Trainer in San Diego, CA.