Agency New Business: You’ve Lost that Prospecting Feeling


Post by RSW/US New Business Director Kris Klopp There’s a scene in the movie Top Gun, where Kelly McGillis’ character, the civilian consultant, Charlotte Blackwood, call sign Charlie, is offering up a critique to Tom Cruise’s, Pete Mitchell, call sign Maverick, on a tactical move he made in a fight simulation. Maverick’s flight sequence works…
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Agency New Business: Cold Calling Doesn’t Work-But Calling Does


An interesting article from Marketing Charts on lead conversion, a study by Leads360 and tangentially-cold calling. It kicks off with this: Analyzing results from almost 3.5 million leads generated in the first half of 2012, across more than 400 companies, the study finds that phoning a new prospect within a minute of lead generation improves conversion rates…
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Agency New Business: Dazed and Confused About Twitter


Post by RSW/US New Business Director Kris Klopp (inspiration provided by Wooderson) In the movie “Dazed and Confused,” Matthew McConaughey’s character, Wooderson, has a funny line about high school girls staying the same age, while he keeps getting older. This is probably a bit of over exaggeration, but it still brings up a good point, that as younger…
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