How live chat can warm up your cold outbound leads

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As an outbound SDR, this approach has drastically reduced the amount of time it takes me to schedule demos, and also creates meaningful, personal engagement at scale. From outbound to inbound. This new approach to live chat as a part of cold outreach has turned outbound emails into inbound conversations. The post How live chat can warm up your cold outbound leads appeared first on Inside Intercom.

Sales Hacker’s Max Altschuler on selling more with less

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Is it transitioning from inbound to outbound sales? Max: For the most part, it’s outbound efficiency. For everyone else, it’s the outbound sales process – figuring out the efficiencies, figuring out how to leverage your contacts to get referrals, figuring out how to break into enterprise accounts. Are you doing outbound? If you’re doing outbound, what are the things that you’re doing in that outbound process right now?”

Marketing doesn’t stop when you’ve acquired a customer

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I wrote our docs , hosted our webinars , created our help videos and managed our outbound messaging to customers. Give customers the white glove treatment with live demos. “A demo allows the customer to see and feel how things will be better if they buy (and worse if they don’t).” in Dublin to demo to three people in the Southern Hemisphere, we never missed a Wednesday demo.

Video Bots: The future of sales automation

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Picture this, your outbound sales reps reach out to a customer and direct them to your website to learn more. When customers visit your website or use your app, there’s an opportunity to engage and connect with them to increase their likelihood of taking a desired action.

How to build a billion dollar sales team like Stripe

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They source, engage, qualify, demo, and sign contracts, with no awkward handoffs. Using data to drive outbound sales. This meant that when Jeanne wanted to get an outbound sales program off the ground, she had to get creative.

Avoid the land of no decision: 6 critical questions for every discovery call

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In sales, it’s normal to spend hours rehearsing for an upcoming demo and fine-tuning the deck. Whether you’re dealing with an inbound or outbound lead, this is a softball question that helps uncover your prospect’s motivations for checking out your product.

How sales teams can use video to turn leads into customers

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A lot of our time and energy is spent trying to engage potential customers with outbound messaging. But all too often, emails can get lost in the deluge of prospects’ inboxes – particularly when so many outbound messages are requesting leads make room for a “15-minute call”, as our co-founder Des Traynor has pointed out.

9 essential sales steps you need to grow your SaaS startup

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Choose one, ensuring it can easily connect to any data sources you have (be that lead generation forms, or existing data sets) and also ensure that it can integrate with any outbound marketing tools you may have like MailChimp. Do you lead with “Get Started,” “Request Demo” or “Sign Up”?

Assembly required – 45 sales tools to build the ultimate tech stack

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We can even hop on a discovery call, demo our product or schedule a follow-up meeting with high value leads while they’re live on our website. This is a complete solution for sales teams making outbound calls. Make your pitch or give a demo, then share the video with a link.

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Close.io CEO Steli Efti on the rights and wrongs of lead qualification

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blog , books on everything from product demos to outbound sales, and the Startup Chat podcast that he co-hosts with Hiten Shah. Let’s say I have a website that has a lot of traffic, and I have a form people can fill out to request a demo or ask some questions. At the same time, I introduce a chat window and maybe we can get a qualification process going where a chatbot is asking a few questions and then prompting the user toward a demo.

Create user manuals and training guides way faster than ever before

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For example, our customer Lori, a Creative Director at digital marketing agency creates quick walkthroughs she can hand to her clients during the demos. I’d say our primary challenge was always building the right outbound sales process.