Cold Calling Techniques (That Really Work!)

Cold Calling Techniques (That Really Work!)

The definitive guide to cold calling success! For more than thirty years, Stephan Schiffman, America's #1 corporate sales trainer, has shown millions of salespeople how to close a deal. In this newest edition of Cold Calling Techniques (That Really Work!), he'll show you why cold calling is still a central element of the sales cycle and where to find the best leads. Updated with new information on e-mail selling, refining voice-mail messages, and online networking, his time-tested advice includes valuable discussion points that you'll need to cover in order to effectively present your product or service and arrange a meeting. Schiffman teaches you how to use his proven strategies to: Turn leads into prospects Learn more about the client's needs Convey the ability to meet the client's demands Overcome common objections With Cold Calling Techniques (That Really Work!), 7th Edition, you'll watch your performance soar as you beat the competition and score a meeting every time!

Cold Calling Techniques

That Really Work

Cold Calling Techniques

Follow the advice of Stephan Schiffman—America's #1 Corproate Sales Trainer—and take your career to the next level. This special anniversary edition of his perennial bestseller, Cold Calling Techniques (That Really Work!), provides you with all of the right tools for turning prospects into meetings, and meetings into big sales. This easy-to-follow guide helps you beat today's cold calling obstacles, such as voice mail, cell phones, and e-mail. Schiffman's professional experience and corporate wisdom guarantee your future success. The anniversary edition of Cold Calling Techniques packs in plenty of potential leads to help you hunt down more business. Give yourself the edge. Cold Calling Techniques is the one book you need to make your sales opportunities better, pitches stronger, and commissions greater.

Cold Calling Techniques (That Really Work!), 8th Edition

Cold Calling Techniques (That Really Work!), 8th Edition

The updated edition of the bestselling sales guide from sales training expert Stephan Schiffman, with new information on closing the deal in today’s modern sales environment. You may have heard that cold calling has…well...gone cold. But that couldn’t be further from the truth. In fact, cold calling is still a very important part of sales, perhaps the most important part. At some point in the life of making a sale, you’re going to have to employ cold-calling techniques. So, make sure you do it right with this newest edition of Cold Calling Techniques (That Really Work!). For more than thirty years, Stephan Schiffman, America's #1 corporate sales trainer, has shown millions of salespeople how to close a deal. In this book, he’ll show you why cold calling is still a central element of the sales cycle and where to find the best leads. Updated with new information on email selling, refining voice-mail messages, how to handle cellphones and video calls, and online networking, his time-tested advice includes valuable discussion points that you'll need to cover in order to effectively present your product or service and arrange a meeting. Schiffman teaches you how to use his proven strategies to: -Turn leads into prospects -Learn more about the client’s needs -Convey the ability to meet the client’s demands -Overcome common objections With Cold Calling Techniques (That Really Work!), 8th Edition, you’ll watch your performance soar as you beat the competition, score a meeting every time, and make a sale!

Red-Hot Cold Call Selling

Prospecting Techniques That Really Pay Off

Red-Hot Cold Call Selling

Completely revised with fresh examples and all new chapters, the second edition of Red-Hot Cold Call Selling reveals the secrets, strategies, and tips readers can use to elevate their prospecting skills and take their sales into the stratosphere. Readers will learn how they can: * define and target their ideal market -- and stop squandering time, energy, and money on unfocused prospecting * develop a personalized script utilizing all the elements of a successful cold call * get valuable information from assistants -- and then get past them * view voice mail not as a frustrating barrier, but as a unique opportunity Red-Hot Cold Call Selling is a vital resource for all sales professionals, brimming with field-proven techniques that work in any industry. The book includes new information on using the Internet for research and prospecting; cold-calling internationally; using e-mail instead of calling; and much more.

Ask Questions, Get Sales

Close The Deal And Create Long-Term Relationships

Ask Questions, Get Sales

Sometimes knowing the questions is more important than knowing the answers! Now you can boost your career to the gold level! In Ask Questions, Get Sales, sales guru Stephen Schiffman teaches you how to strengthen your questioning skills during the sales process in order to get more sales. The premise is simple yet effective: In order to be successful, you must change your mindset from "need-oriented" to "do-oriented." The message of this book centers on six core "do questions" for your buyers: What do you do? How do you do it? When and where do you do it? Why do you do it that way? Who do you do it with? How can we help you do it better? With this indispensable guide in your briefcase, you will have information at the ready to score big sales over the short term and long term.

Stephan Schiffman Sales Techniques

Stephan Schiffman Sales Techniques

SPECIAL SHRINKWRAPPED BUNDLE! With the Stephan Schiffman Sales Techniques Bundle, you can learn successful methods to find potential leads, negotiate favorable terms, and close the sale in no time! The special anniversary edition of his perennial bestseller, Cold Calling Techniques (That Really Work!), provides you with all of the right tools for turning prospects into meetings, and meetings into big sales. In Negotiation Techniques (That Really Work!), Stephan Schiffman draws on years of experience and outlines specific techniques to get the best deal. In Closing Techniques (That Really Work!), 4th Edition, Schiffman reveals the pioneering techniques that have helped more than half a million salespeople nail the sales that matter. This book includes chapters on: the four words to avoid during meetings; why salespeople shouldn't mix business with pleasure; the most important word when closing a sale; and working existing accounts. Follow the time-tested advice of Stephan Schiffman-America's #1 Corporate Sales Trainer-and take your sales career to the next level.

Smart Prospecting That Works Every Time!: Win More Clients with Fewer Cold Calls

Smart Prospecting That Works Every Time!: Win More Clients with Fewer Cold Calls

Get More Face Time and Higher Close Rates--the SMART Way Smart Prospecting That Works Every Time! introduces a proven sales method that balances social media marketing strategies, online applications, and traditional appointment-setting techniques to help you connect with more clients and close more sales than ever. "Krause is an uncommon salesperson and author who can turn his common sense into your common dollars." -- Jeffrey Gitomer, author of The Little Red Book of Selling "By implementing Mike’s strategies, you will reap the benefits of making stronger connections with your ideal clients. Read it, use it, and succeed!" -- Tom Hopkins, author of How to Master the Art of Selling "Smart Prospecting cuts through the clutter and gets to the heart of making cold calls successfully." -- Jill Konrath, author of SNAP Selling and Selling to Big Companies "This is not just a must-read, it is must-do book for everyone in sales." -- Stephan Schiffman, author of Cold Calling Techniques (That Really Work!)

Contrary to Popular Belief Cold Calling Does Work! 2

The Science of Appointment Making

Contrary to Popular Belief Cold Calling Does Work! 2

DO YOU STRUGGLE WITH THE FOLLOWING WHEN ATTEMPTING TO SET APPOINTMENTS? Finding the time to make the calls Figuring out how many calls are necessary to hit your goals Staying organized once youve got more than a few pursuits going simultaneously Making your territory and targets warmer over time Incorporating social media concepts and Sales 2.0 methods into your process Making your CRM or other automation work for you instead of against you In Volume I, we addressed the concept of effectiveness as why would one want to make any more appointment-setting calls than necessary. In this book, youll discover that the common challenges listed above, plus many others, are hurting your efficiency, causing you to work longer hours and make less money. After reading this book, youll know exactly how to address the biggest challenge to your success: the need to get in front of more prospects in less time. Additionally, youll realize you only have three sources for initial appointments; lead generation programs, networking and referrals, and cold calling: and that all three require the ability to set appointments. Youll also learn that it makes no difference whether your target is warm or cold; the basic process for each call is identical. Lets face it: Even referrals say no, theyre just nicer about it. When you understand this, youll discover why all sales professional should have the skills, tools and processes to be both effective and efficient at this critical responsibility. This comprehensive, easy-to-understand, easy-to-follow guide to successful appointment-setting is written by Barry Caponi, one of Americas foremost thought leaders on all aspects of the subject. Hundreds of companies throughout the world have dramatically increased their total number of new appointments by implementing the only appointment-setting methodology that addresses both effectiveness and efficiency. This volume (the second in a two-book set) will help you master the science of setting appointments in less time, with less effortonce and for all.

Contrary to Popular Belief—Cold Calling Does Work!

Volume I: Effectiveness, the Art of Appointment Making

Contrary to Popular Belief—Cold Calling Does Work!

DO YOU DO THE FOLLOWING WHEN ATTEMPTING TO SET APPOINTMENTS? Ask, “How are you today?” or, “Do you have time to talk?” to begin a call Continually modify your value proposition thinking that the perfect one will stop the no’s Never leave voice mails because you think they’re a waste of time Use tricks to get gatekeepers to put you through Believe the target is being truthful when they tell you why they don’t want to meet Attempt to counter their first conditioned knee jerk response with logic ,/p> After reading this book, you’ll discover that these common mistakes, plus many others, are hurting your effectiveness, causing you to work harder and make less money. You’ll also know exactly how to address the biggest challenge to your success: the need to get in front of more prospects in less time. Additionally, you’ll realize you only have three sources for initial appointments; lead generation programs, networking and referrals, and cold calling: and that all three require the ability to set appointments. You’ll also learn that it makes no difference whether your target is warm or cold; the basic process for each call is identical. Let’s face it: Even referrals say no, they’re just nicer about it. When you understand this, you’ll discover why all sales professional should have the skills, tools and processes to be both effective and efficient at this critical responsibility. This comprehensive, easy-to-understand, easy-to-follow guide to successful appointment-setting is written by Barry Caponi, one of America’s foremost thought leaders on all aspects of the subject. Hundreds of companies throughout the world have dramatically increased their total number of new appointments by implementing the only appointment-setting methodology that addresses both effectiveness and efficiency. This volume (the first in a two-book set) will help you master the art of setting appointments—whether they are warm or cold—once and for all.