By Heather Dubas, Senior Operations Manager
I get asked a lot “what exactly do you do for a living?”. When you work for a virtual company, everyone is always curious about your job and it is not always received nicely, especially when people find out that I am an operations manager for a company that does work in the telemarketing industry. I am very proud of the worthwhile work that I am part of at Quality Contact Solutions, though, and I want to fill you in on what exactly it is we do for our clients. Continue reading
By Angela Garfinkel, President
Author note: This is the third article in a 3-part series.
In Part 1, we discussed how to maximize the appointment kept rate when conducting telemarketing appointment setting. In addition, we introduced the 6 primary components of a successful telemarketing appointment setting program.
In Part 2, we discussed how to write an effective script that delivers a powerful nutshell message with a clear WIIFM (What’s in it for me?).
All outbound telemarketing appointment setting professionals know that the third key component of success is the list that you are calling. In this 3rd part of this series on telemarketing appointment setting, I’ll share my experience with curating the best outbound call list. Because our company primarily focuses on B2B appointment setting, I’ll focus there. Continue reading
Telemarketing Appointment Setting Best Practices: Part 2
Author note: This is the second article in a 3-part series.
In Part 1, we discussed how to maximize the appointment kept rate when conducting telemarketing appointment setting. In addition, we introduced the 6 primary components of a successful telemarketing appointment setting program:
- A targeted contact list with phone numbers
- A friendly, open phone voice
- A nutshell message
- A reason for the prospect to schedule the appointment with you. WIIFM (What’s in it for me?)
- A timely calendar invite sent via email with a very brief summary of what will be discussed in the appointment
- Productive outbound dialing (we like to see about 35 dials per hour, 262 dials per day from a B2B telemarketing appointment setting program)
There is no doubt that having a powerful nutshell message delivered with a friendly, open phone voice helps ensure that your telemarketing appointment setting program is successful. In this article, I’ll share with you how to make this a reality. Continue reading
By A.J. Windle, Director of Operations
Great leaders are a rare find and if you are fortunate enough to be in the presence of a great leader you will immediately know the difference between good and great. Great leaders operate with honesty and integrity, they inspire others to go above and beyond, they empower their employees, hold them accountable and are great communicators.
To be truly successful in the b2b telemarketing services industry one must possess these various attributes and utilize them to drive their team to new heights. Marcia Jenkins is a Sr. Operations Manager for Quality Contact Solutions and she is a great leader. Continue reading
By Angela Garfinkel, President
The best telemarketing companies understand the niche they serve and define their growth strategy to deliver the highest performance in that niche. At Quality Contact Solutions, we’ve defined our niche as sales.
We exist because the world is driven by sales.
At QCS, every call center and telemarketing program we conduct for our clients has a direct tie to growing or maintaining revenues on behalf of our clients. Even customer service programs help ensure satisfied clients that continue to purchase from the client.
Here are a few examples of current B2B outbound, inbound and multi-channel call center client programs: Continue reading