If you’re not comfortable on the phone, sales probably isn’t the right career for you and it won’t be right for any campaign materials. Even outside sales reps spend a considerable amount of time on the phone in traditional telemarketing with their prospects. Learning how to capture and keep someone’s attention without physically being in their presence is a skill telemarketers in every B2B industry must develop and perfect.
When’s the best time to call? Why should salespeople use headsets instead of hand held phones? How long does it take a person to adjust to a new voice? What should you say to end a call? If you have a question about sales call best practices, odds are you’ll find the answers here.
If ever there was an infographic worthy of printing and tacking on your wall, this might be it. Selling over the phone is tricky. This infographic can help.