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  • 6 Signs It's Time to Reassess Your Commercial Finance Cold Calling Strategy

    Posted On March 06, 2019 by SalesLeads, Inc.

    While many commercial finance companies have shifted their sales strategy to inbound tactics in recent years, some outbound tactics are still worth pursuing, such as cold calling. But if your commercial finance company cold calls prospects, you may need to reassess your strategy. Certain signs can indicate that it's time to change the way in which your cold call prospects to promote your company's products or services.

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  • Construction Crane Sales: 10 Mistakes to Avoid When Leaving Voicemails

    Posted On March 04, 2019 by SalesLeads, Inc

    It's not something that most construction hoisting and lifting sales reps want to hear, but statistics show that 97% of all sales calls go to voicemail. When a prospect doesn't answer your sales call, you can leave a voicemail asking them to return your call. It's a simple yet effective strategy that can drive conversions when performed correctly. Unfortunately, some sales reps take the wrong approach when leaving voicemails by making the following mistakes.

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  • 7 Reasons Leads Generated Aren't Driving Sales for Specialty Contractors (And How to Fix It)

    Posted On March 01, 2019 by SalesLeads, Inc.

    Acquiring leads is only one step in the specialty contractors sales process. Equally if not more important is converting those leads into customers. Unfortunately, some sales reps struggle to effectively nurture and convert their company's leads into customers. You can't expect to convert all your company's leads, but optimizing your sales strategy can improve your conversion rate while increasing your company's sales revenue in the process. In this post, we're going to reveal seven potential reasons your plumbing, painting, concrete, HVAC company leads aren't driving sales and how you can fix it.

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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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