Building quality prospecting lists

Is your “phone voice” suited for new client outreach? Easy to fool yourself into making mistakes.  Is your prospecting list scattered about on slips of paper, business cards or sticky notes?Building quality prospecting lists includes data entry about each prospect you contact and what your conversation covers during your call.For me, real-time data-entry is key to building quality prospecting lists.Key data points to capture include:Your prospect’s interest level in your goods or services.Identify their needs…learn about existing suppliers… and how YOU can pre-empt the competition.Ask the qualifying questions to make certain your offer matches their needs.Learn their “hot buttons” — what […]

Building Good Prospect Lists

My toolbox for building good prospect lists. A reasonably good contact management program. My favorite — TeleMagic. Streamlines list building — keeps data organized for rapid outreach to best prospects. My review of Telemagic is here.  List building outreach without a good CRM platform is a fool’s errand. So get a CRM you can work an learn the ropes. Good list company Accurate Leads —- Small family owned list company. Great service. Plus you can test small batches of prospect lists custom built to match your needs. My review of Accurate Leads is here. Research Tool Entirely optional but worth the cost — Buzzfile Pro  — […]