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The Ultimate Guide to Sales Training: Potent Tactics to Accelerate Sales Performance by Dan Seidman

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Chapter 12

Qualifying and Disqualifying Prospects

CHAPTER OVERVIEW

Concept: Don’t Chase Poor Prospects!

Exercise 12.1. Finding Why Poor Prospects Are Bad for Business

Create a Profile of the Perfect Prospect

Craft Questions to Determine Whether a Prospect Fits Your Profile

Relentlessly Turn Your Back on Those Who Don’t Fit!

Chasing poor prospects is trouble. This ties right into the previous section where we addressed the creation of proposals for people who had no intention of buying. In this chapter you’ll learn to avoid this troublesome practice, believing everyone might possibly buy. The three-step model is simple and effective.

Do It Quickly!

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