Imagine you’re preparing to make a big purchase. Let’s say it’s a new car. Would you walk right into any dealership and talk to a sales representative? Or would you take your time and research online, weighing your options to find the perfect fit without talking to a salesperson? Most modern consumers take the latter approach. And now, so do most business-to-business (B2B) buyers when choosing the right products and services for their business needs.
Timing is everything in business. It can be the difference between a potential new client and being hung up on. It’s not expected that you’ll reach a sales lead on your first outreach call attempt. It may take a few tries as some research suggests it can take as many as 18 calls before you reach a lead on the phone for the first time. Of course, this depends on many variables and circumstances, but it’s one