Best Business List

Seems no matter how busy you get taking care of your existing customers so they keep doing business with you, it’s always a chore to find new customers — especially the ones who stay with you for the long haul. Using e-mail or social media or buying a mailing list are certainly options. But you’ve probably found them short on results and you end up with something that does not live up to your expectations. Overlooked resource — and what it can do for you  Here’s where you may be neglecting a resource you already own but for any number […]

Finding new clients by phone prospecting

Finding new clients by phone can be a helpful addition to your business development process. But you are probably reluctant to put yourself out there…reaching out to someone new. Or you think it does not works because you are inundated with spammy requests all day and you think all direct outreach is spammy. But the truth is, direct outreach is an effective method of acquiring new work and it doesn’t have to be spammy. That’s especially true when making phone calls to people who know nothing about you. The secret is making these calls in a very low-key way. This […]