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  • A Sales Rep’s Case Study – Using Search to Expand My Business

    Posted On February 28, 2019 by SalesLeads, Inc.

    As sales reps experience, there are times of the year when developing new customers is a bit more challenging. We rely on our current customers to help pull us through. Sometimes my company has a new product or service that I can introduce to customers, other times it’s a business partner’s.

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  • A Marketer’s Case Study – Getting Sales to Use a Valuable Tool

    Posted On February 28, 2019 by SalesLeads, Inc.

    As a marketer, I find riding along with a sales rep inspires ideas. I recently went out with a sales rep in order to interview a customer for a case study. I really enjoy getting to meet customers, it’s a great way to understand how a customers think, their process for their choice and their experience before, during and after the delivery and installation.

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  • How to Shorten Your Process Equipment’s Sales Cycle

    Posted On February 18, 2019 by SalesLeads, Inc

    What's the average length of your process equipment’s sales cycle? Conventional wisdom should lead you to believe that a shorter sales cycle will help your manufacturing company generate more sales than a longer sales cycle. However, that doesn't necessarily mean that you should rush leads and prospects through the cycle. If you're overly aggressive with your approach, you'll inadvertently push them away from your process equipment company. The good news is that there are ways to shorten your manufacturing company's sales cycle while maintaining positive interactions with leads and prospects in the process.

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  • How to Create Conversion-Driving Subject Lines for Your Combustion Company’s Sales Emails

    Posted On February 15, 2019 by SalesLeads Inc

    Email is a powerful tool that can assist boiler, burner and chiller sales reps in reaching their target audience. In fact, statistics show that heating and buyers prefer communicating with vendors using email than any other channel, including phone, live chat and an online contact form. But if you're planning to use email in your combustion company's sales strategy, you should pay attention to the subject lines of your messages. Poorly crafted subject lines will turn prospects away, resulting in few or no sales. By perfecting your subject lines, however, you'll reap the benefits of a higher open rate, which leads to more sales.

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  • What Causes Sales Stagnation for Floor Coating Companies?

    Posted On February 08, 2019 by SalesLeads, Inc.

    Sales stagnation is a common problem encountered by floor coating companies. Even if a floor coating company is currently generating strong sales, it may struggle to generate sales in the future. Known as sales stagnation, it's a troublesome problem that hinders a floor coating company's ability to grow. The first step to preventing it, however, is to understand what causes sales stagnation for floor coating companies.

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