THE INITIAL FACE-TO-FACE APPOINTMENT IS LIKE GOLD: It is hard to get, but it is extremely valuable. Because of the potential value of every face-to-face appointment, you must maximize this golden opportunity; in order to do so, you should know exactly what you need to cover in the initial appointment:
You should make a positive connection by building rapport.
You should gather all the information possible about the prospect. You will use this information in the important follow-up.
You should get a commitment for ...