The average business professional today sends and receives 116 business emails every single day. Email marketing NEEDS to be strategic if it wants to stand out from the noise – so I have compiled a few simple B2B subject line strategies to help your outbound activity and get your emails opened.
OUTbound is where you send a message OUT to your prospects. This could include email outreach, telemarketing, banner advertising etc. INbound is where, by producing informative and engaging content, prospects come IN to your site or mailing list of their own volition. This could be through your blog, to download an ebook, signing up for a newsletter or webinar etc. This article covers four of the ways Outbound can be used to make Inbound more effective.
Everyone hates cold calls. Even cold callers hate cold calling. If millennials already hate and fear phone calls, how receptive are they going to be to what your sales reps have to say? This article summarises the reasons for millennial telephonophobia and how you can adapt your sales techniques to include added value and cause marketing, improving your close rates with the millennial demographic.