Adapted from “20 Shocking Sales Stats That Will Change How You Sell” by BuzzBuilder
If you follow up with web
leads within 5 minutes,
you’re 9 times more likely
to convert them.
Source: InsideSales.com
92% of all customer interactions
happen over the phone. 85% of
customers report being dissatisfied
with their phone experi...
The best time to cold call is
4:00-5:00pm. The second
best time is 8:00-10:00am.
The worst times are
11:00am and 2:00pm.
S...
In 2007 it took an
average of 3.68 cold call
attempts to reach a
prospect. Today it takes 8
attempts.
Source: TeleNet and ...
The average
salesperson only
makes 2 attempts to
reach a prospect.
Source: Sirius Decisions
Email marketing has 2x
higher ROI than cold
calling, networking or
trade shows.
Source: Marketing Sherpa
Nurtured leads make
47% larger purchases
than non-nurtured
leads.
Source: The Annuitas Group
78% of salespeople
using social media
outsell their peers.
Source: Forbes
Visuals are processed
60,000x faster in the brain
than text.
Lesson: Use more visuals in
your presentations.
Source: Neo M...
After a presentation,
63% of attendees
remember stories. Only
5% remember statistics.
Source: Authors Chip & Dan Heath
80% of sales require 5
follow-up calls after the
meeting. 44% of
salespeople give up after 1
follow-up.
Source: The Market...
91% of customers say
they’d give referrals.
Only 11% of salespeople
ask for referrals.
Source: Dale Carnegie
70% of people make
purchasing decisions to
solve problems. 30% make
decisions to gain
something.
Source: Impact Communicat...
ABOUT US
Corporate Learning & Performance Improvement is committed to meeting the learning needs of business in our commun...
Upcoming SlideShare
Loading in...5
×

13 Stats That Will Change How You Sell

20,292

Published on

13 Stats That will Change How You Sell

Published in: Sales, Business
1 Comment
54 Likes
Statistics
Notes
  • Infusionsoft solves these business challenges for small business owners.

    If you are interested in learning more and discussing your business goals, feel free to call my direct work line: 480-499-6849 or email jeremy.maher (at) infusionsoft.com
       Reply 
    Are you sure you want to  Yes  No
    Your message goes here
No Downloads
Views
Total Views
20,292
On Slideshare
0
From Embeds
0
Number of Embeds
9
Actions
Shares
0
Downloads
598
Comments
1
Likes
54
Embeds 0
No embeds

No notes for slide

Transcript of "13 Stats That Will Change How You Sell"

  1. 1. Adapted from “20 Shocking Sales Stats That Will Change How You Sell” by BuzzBuilder
  2. 2. If you follow up with web leads within 5 minutes, you’re 9 times more likely to convert them. Source: InsideSales.com
  3. 3. 92% of all customer interactions happen over the phone. 85% of customers report being dissatisfied with their phone experiences. Lesson: Spend time refining your telephone personality Source: Salesforce
  4. 4. The best time to cold call is 4:00-5:00pm. The second best time is 8:00-10:00am. The worst times are 11:00am and 2:00pm. Source: InsideSales.com and Kellogg School of Business
  5. 5. In 2007 it took an average of 3.68 cold call attempts to reach a prospect. Today it takes 8 attempts. Source: TeleNet and Ovation Sales Group
  6. 6. The average salesperson only makes 2 attempts to reach a prospect. Source: Sirius Decisions
  7. 7. Email marketing has 2x higher ROI than cold calling, networking or trade shows. Source: Marketing Sherpa
  8. 8. Nurtured leads make 47% larger purchases than non-nurtured leads. Source: The Annuitas Group
  9. 9. 78% of salespeople using social media outsell their peers. Source: Forbes
  10. 10. Visuals are processed 60,000x faster in the brain than text. Lesson: Use more visuals in your presentations. Source: Neo Mammalian Studios
  11. 11. After a presentation, 63% of attendees remember stories. Only 5% remember statistics. Source: Authors Chip & Dan Heath
  12. 12. 80% of sales require 5 follow-up calls after the meeting. 44% of salespeople give up after 1 follow-up. Source: The Marketing Donut
  13. 13. 91% of customers say they’d give referrals. Only 11% of salespeople ask for referrals. Source: Dale Carnegie
  14. 14. 70% of people make purchasing decisions to solve problems. 30% make decisions to gain something. Source: Impact Communications
  15. 15. ABOUT US Corporate Learning & Performance Improvement is committed to meeting the learning needs of business in our community. We are actively working with over 345 organizations and thousands of students focused on programs and skills that address the demands of the new economy. Our mandate is to meet the challenges our partners face with relevant, flexible, practical programs that offer on the job training to employees with the goal of increasing productivity and closing the skills gap while supporting the commercial growth and prosperity of Eastern Ontario. Offices Contact Information Key Facts and Figures St. Lawrence College CLPI 100 Portsmouth Avenue Kingston, Ontario K7L 5A6 Website: www.slccorporatelearning.com Email: corporatelearning@sl.on.ca Phone: 613.544.5400 ext. 1348 Toll Free: 1.866.274.2298 Employees: 48 Growth Rate (YOY): 66% Largest Clients: Government of Canada, Burnbrae Farms, Four-O-One Electric, DuPont, City of Kingston, Cunningham Swan LLP Client Industries: Government, Manufacturing, Professional Services, ICT, Education, Healthcare
  1. A particular slide catching your eye?

    Clipping is a handy way to collect important slides you want to go back to later.

×