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Cold calling is like Marmite - you either love it or you hate it, but to be successful with it you need to try it a bit more.
For many people cold calling is the worst way of gaining new leads and delivering excellent results, but mainly because they don’t know the crisp cold calling practices and they still believe in things that don’t apply to reality.
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The aim of most websites and online stores is to convert, that is - encourage customers to buy, add products to a basket, register for an event, etc.
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Jeff Sauer is a born problem solver. He created his first website when he was in the 8th grade. He became a full-time Internet marketer in 2005, and since then he has helped his company Three Deep Marketing to grow by 500%.
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