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33 Questions to Ask B2B Appointment Setting and Lead Gen Vendors

Smashmouth Marketing

Outsourcing some or all of your appointment setting or lead generation activity to a third party vendor is a task that shouldn't be undertaken by responding to one cold call. I believe this across lead gen: the most important thing to look at is cost per opportunity not cost per lead.

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What are the Worst and Best Times for Cold Calling?


While persistence and perseverance are an excellent formula for them to follow, calling prospects all day long can lead to burnout. What they need is to approach cold calling more efficiently. Fortunately, there is a proven approach to make cold calling successful. Best Times for Cold Calling.


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Good Reads for B2B Sales - Cold Calling Revisited


Always Be Closing: 3 Tips for Digital Lead Gen Optimization. Roland Nadeau of Integrate B2B advises that B2B sales organizations stay in a closing state of mind with three tips: Buy the right leads, leverage channels and budgets effectively, and optimize offer types to maximize engagement.

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Lead Gen Tips: Find LinkedIn Names That Aren't In Your Network

Smashmouth Marketing

So Tanya, expect my call. If you have any LinkedIn tips, or Lead Gen Tips in general, please share them. Up pops Gerardo's profile, now look to the right again, and find a contact with a similar title/company to Gerardo in the "also viewed" section -- this is most likely your prospect.

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Who should own lead generation for a complex sale?

B2B Lead Generation

Even with the increase of content marketing and inbound marketing, I find salespeople get stuck carrying the load of prospecting for their leads. Why salespeople still cold call, send cold emails and prospect. So, why do salespeople still cold call, cold email or prospect?

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The Benefits of Lead Generation Outsourcing

Single Grain

Your efforts are successful…until you lose the leads you have been working so hard to attain. If your current lead gen strategy isn’t successful, it may be time to call in a professional. In this post, we’ll help you understand the benefits of lead generation outsourcing and how to find the right lead gen company.

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How to Create a Lead Generation Strategy for SMBs


And what are one of the most difficult methods of lead generation? Cold calling — or really any form of cold outreach. But that doesn’t mean cold outreach isn’t worth looking into. Find out more about cold outreach for lead gen — 9 Cold Calling Tips to Generate More Leads.