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Overcoming Call Reluctance:

The Path to Sales Confidence and Success

Following up on our recent discussion about the challenges sales teams face, I wanted to dive deeper into the issue of call reluctance and provide actionable steps to overcome it.

Understanding Call Reluctance

As highlighted in a recent LinkedIn poll, 74% of respondents indicated their sales teams aren’t making enough dials. The primary reason? Fear of rejection. This reluctance to make calls stems from the repeated experience of rejection, which can significantly impact a salesperson’s confidence and productivity.

My Journey from Reluctance to Mastery

Having spent over 25 years as a straight commission inside sales rep, I’ve faced and conquered this challenge. My approach? A back-to-basics, step-by-step sales map that transformed my fear of rejection into a formula for success. This method not only helped me overcome call reluctance but also enabled me to make millions through phone sales.

Introducing the Step-by-Step Sales Map

To share this success with you, I’ve developed a comprehensive sales map that simplifies the selling process into manageable steps. Each step is designed to build confidence and proficiency, ensuring that every sales call is an opportunity for success.

Three Ways to Master the Sales Process

To accommodate different learning styles and schedules, I offer three distinct options to help you or your team master this sales process:

Option #1: OnDemand Course

  • Access detailed modules at your convenience.
  • Learn at your own pace with structured guidance.

Option #2: OnDemand + Live Coaching Course

  • Combine self-paced learning with live coaching sessions.
  • Get personalized feedback and strategies tailored to your needs.

Option #3: Learn on Your Own (Trial and Error)

  • Follow the sales map independently.
  • Experiment and refine your approach through hands-on experience.

Regardless of the option you choose, I am confident that this sales process is unparalleled for inside sales. It has been tested and proven effective across various industries and markets.

Take the Next Step

If you’re interested in mastering the art of selling with confidence and want to eliminate call reluctance once and for all, let’s talk. Schedule a call with me to discuss your questions and determine the best path forward for you or your team.

Looking forward to helping you achieve remarkable sales success.

Best regards,

Michael Pedone

P.S. Don’t let the fear of rejection hold you back. Master the sales process and unlock your full potential with confidence!

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ELIMINATE CALL RELUCTANCE

Find Out More About Our Program
  • How to Warm Up and Close Cold Leads
  • Eliminate “No, Thanks,” “Not Interested,” & “We’re All Set” Responses
  • Neutralize Gatekeepers & Get Voicemails Returned
  • Ask Engaging Questions Instead of Probing
  • Improve your Qualifying Skills
  • Give Stellar Presentations & Handle Objections
  • Close Follow-up Calls and Get Targeted Referrals
  • How to Set & Achieve Your Toughest Sales Goals
  • Improve Your Time Management Skills
Duration: 1 hour per week for 8 weeks Where: Online @ your desk, conference room or home Presenters: Michael Pedone