Having an independent team audit carried out on your telemarketing or telesales team can give big benefits. You will learn things that perhaps you didn’t know or it may confirm your feelings. Book an independent team audit on your team and look for ways to improve results.
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6 tips and views on how to keep your outbound telemarketing, telesales or lead generation team firing on all cylinders. Motivating the team is not always easy but is necessary to keep them focused on being successful, and it makes your job more enjoyable too!
Good quality data is almost certainly the most important element of a successful telemarketing or telesales campaign. Once you’ve decided on your goal, then data is the next thing to consider. All the best creative elements in the world and the best offers and the best products won’t amount to a hill of beans if you’re not aiming your offer to the right market.
5 characteristics you are likely to find in successful, top performing telesales and telemarketing teams. Our observations and research identifies many, but certainly these 5 are key to understanding why some individuals perform better than others.
Commission schemes are an important part of the management and motivation of great telesales and telemarketing teams as advocated by To Market. Encouraging and rewarding good performance is important. As is making it feel uncomfortable for underperformers. There are a few things to watch out for though. Only pay on outputs, not inputs. Measuring inputs or having KPIs around inputs is fine, but don’t pay on them.
Our audio CD with our top tips and advice on the most effective way of setting up an outbound phone team : telemarketing or telesales. Learn the shortcuts and focus on the 8 key areas to ensure you do it right. Avoid the headaches and set yourself up for success. The training CD from To Market will guide you through the pitfalls.
Hiring an interim telemarketing or telesales manager can be a more cost effective recruitment solution than going to the expense of recruiting a new full-time telesales or telemarketing manager. It is a more flexible solution too as you avoid much of the statutory regulations and are not committed to paying someone for turning up.
Selling is about activity. When running or helping companies manage their telesales or telemarketing teams more effectively, we have a simple 4 part KPI. Activity tells you a lot and is the key ingredient to creating more sales opportunities.
Effective telesales call openings are based around 3 key elements. To Market telesales and telemarketing training covers the importance of the 3 strand intro, the reason statement and good questioning skills.
The biggest single factor that determines success for your telesales team isn’t the selling skill of your telesales or telemarketing team, surprisingly. The factor which is more important, much more important is the quality of your data.