Believe it or not, around 50 percent of people choose to read, ignore, or flag emails based solely on the subject line. No matter how perfect your copy is, a single subject line mistake can tank your entire campaign.
Successful lead generation is a complex process, no matter the industry. Lead generation within a small, hyper-targeted niche? That requires special attention.
Diversifying your outreach approach can help you to yield optimal results in your lead generation strategy. There are dozens of lead generation strategies that require less manpower while yielding the same (if not better) results as cold calling.
Customer acquisition cost, often referred to simply as CAC, is one of the most important sales and marketing metrics. Calculated correctly, it shows nothing less than the viability of your marketing strategy. Ignored, it could lead to uninformed marketing efforts, low-quality lead generation, and even stalled business growth.
Most high-level sales reps are used to in-person selling opportunities. As the world has transitioned to digital sales, adjustments are necessary to remain competitive.
Sapper is pleased to announce that we have been selected as an honoree in The Women’s Foundation of Greater St. Louis’ fourth annual Women in the Workplace award by demonstrating a strong commitment to gender equity and women’s advancement in the workplace.
In this article, Sapper’s resident SDR expert Brian Mueller sits down with us to answer your most pressing questions on all things sales development. Whether you’re an SDR, you manage an SDR, or are considering hiring or outsourcing an SDR, this article is for you.
Sales enablement is, in short, setting your sales team up for success with the resources they need to efficiently close deals…
Don’t get us wrong. LinkedIn is a fantastic tool…but it’s not a lead generation engine.
The Challenge? Eagle’s flight offers a dynamic approach to employee training through experimental learning. Whether your goal is to reduce turnover, upgrade your virtual learning experience, upskill your leaders or become customer-centric, Eagle’s Flight’s partners with you to make it a reality. VP of Learning Solutions Kevin Conklin’s first experience with Sapper was with a previous […]
Insurance Brokerage Creates Consistent Pipeline of Quality Sales Meetings with Lead Generation from Sapper Consulting
Sapper was able to book 3 meetings within the first month of service and continues
to out perform SBS’s other outsourced marketing services.
“In today’s world it’s so hard to get in front of people, especially face to face. Sapper is a necessary part of our marketing budget now.”
From follow-up to high touch sequences, learn how to convert more inbound leads into opportunities with the data-backed strategies in this whitepaper.
Before hiring Sapper, NRA CPA had tried a combination of in-house efforts to set appointments, as well as similar services. Despite their efforts, they never saw the traction they were looking for. Since the start of service, Sapper has achieved over 400% return on investment with similar figures already added to their future sales pipeline.
While established media brands and streaming websites saw significant increases in traffic, many other URLs took hits as people’s digital viewing behaviors changed. Email marketers who couldn’t keep up were left wondering why their content wasn’t converting despite the record number of people online.
When it comes to selling managed services, success is all about expertise, stellar timing, and persistence. At Sapper, we’ve optimized our lead generation strategy for MSPs…
As an IT expert, Dan Thomas didn’t have a direct
background in sales & marketing. When
Dan decided to open his own franchise, he
sought out Sapper as a lead generation partner.
Sapper’s prospecting activities created 70% of their yearly sales and led to sales meetings with prospects that became their 2 highest paying clients.
We’ve been iterating our list development process since day one to ensure your lists convert. Sapper’s Executive Director of Prospect Data shares how.
From defining your key differentiators to identifying your prospects’ pain points, Sapper utilizes data, iteration, and innovation to connect you with qualified prospects.
In this case study, learn how we provided consistent leads despite the many obstacles of 2020.
Part email maven, part strategist, part lead whisperer – these skilled salespeople keep the meetings rolling in.
The clock is ticking until the holidays are over and if you still don’t have a gift for your favorite salesperson, you’ve come to the right place!
5 ways to use urgency to sidestep holiday obstacles, hit your Q4 goals, and fill your pipeline for 2021.
Not sure what to get your content writer, social strategist, or director of marketing? You can’t go wrong with techy gadgets or apps that spark creativity.
Give your favorite CEO a gift they are sure to love by picking one from this list.
With the holidays closing in, it’s the perfect time to show a little extra appreciation to the person who qualifies your leads: your SDR.
If anyone knows the hustle of the holiday season, it’s your CSM. This curated gift guide ranges from productivity enhancers to classic presents.
Managing social media at work and then going home and logging in to your own social media? Here’s why it’s important to take a break.
Even with the best intentions, some emails miss their mark. Use this article to write better cold emails and avoid the common pitfalls in email marketing.
Your clients are the only thing keeping you in business. Here’s how to show your appreciation this holiday season.
What’s stopping you from results in your email campaigns? The spam folder. Sapper’s Director of Deliverability explains the challenges and nuance of a healthy tech setup.
Let’s play a game; what comes to mind when you read these sentences?
Sales teams are still reeling from a year full of uncertainty thanks to a global pandemic. The responsiveness of successful organizations in the next few months will make or break your 2021 pipeline, making it vital to recover now from the hits you took last year.
Social could be the missing ingredient from your B2B marketing strategy and you don’t need to go viral to make an impact.
Retargeting keeps your brand in front of potential customers as they browse the web. Learn more about this powerful advertising tool now!
Startup culture is fun, aggressive, and fast-paced. Discover some pros and cons when it comes to transitioning your startup into a full-scale enterprise.
Clients often want instant results, which is why it’s important to manage expectations. Discover 5 ways to set realistic expectations with your clients!
Sapper Consulting details how to build a more direct and personalized marketing strategy. Try these 4 tips to become a welcome sight in your prospect’s inbox.
Sapper Consulting details four sales enablement strategies to empower your team. Read how to upgrade your sales enablement program for better revenue.
This article was originally published on Marketing Insider Group on April 9th, 2019.
Hire the best lead generation service for your needs and maximize your business efforts. We’ve outlined the inner workings of a lead generation provider here.
Whether you want a better understanding of your customer journey, or you want to challenge your team in the race from Awareness Island to Conversion Castle, this infographic will teach you which marketing efforts can propel your prospects toward conversion and the objections that can hold them back.
Combining inbound and outbound methods help you to optimize your prospect’s buying journey. Using a mixture of strategies attracts prospects like bees to honey.
This article was originally published in Saleshacker on Aug 19 2020.
If you are a small to medium-sized business, you may be contemplating how to transform your sales team to maximize the results from lead generation and customer acquisition activities while minimizing sales resources. Consider these eight ways that companies are leveraging tech to change the sales process so that you can emulate their success.
How will prescriptive analytics guide lead generation in the coming years?
You can’t qualify or convert leads you don’t have in the first place. Here are four ways to attract them by making it personal.
This article was originally published on Forbes on June 17th, 2018; written by Rhett Powers.
Outbound produces statistically significant data points quickly, but you still need to be patient. Learn about what you can expect from a typical campaign.
Read about how you can boost the success of your lead generation strategy from the pros at Sapper Consulting. We discuss metrics and more milestones.
Learn about the 3 qualities of excellent writers you need to help your business succeed at Sapper Consulting. We cover ingenuity, innovation, and humor.
Even as you grow your business through customer acquisition, you always need to remember the importance of client satisfaction. Learn more at Sapper!
Are you trying to better align your sales and marketing teams? Read these 7 tips to help your separate teams work together to start increasing revenue!
Looking for ways to grow your sales funnel? View these helpful tips from the pros at Sapper Consulting to grow your sales funnel using LinkedIn today!
Creating an outbound marketing campaign takes time, expertise, and strategic thinking. For the best results, you’ll need testing, iteration, and optimization.
Quarantine during the age of COID-19 has caused many to spend more time on social media. Discover these 5 ways to avoid social media burnout today!
The secret to hitting quota is using formulas based on your conversion. This guide will teach you how to apply our revenue engine formula to your own pipeline, track your pace to goal, and hit your KPI goals.
Sales development representatives can help transition your leads to the next step of the sales funnel. Learn 4 simple step you can take to help your SDRs.
All it takes is one employee to create a toxic work environment. Learn how to recognize the underlying causes so you can combat this issue in your office.
While personalized emails can help customers feel more valued, businesses need to ensure they aren’t crossing a line. Read the full article to learn more.
Now more than ever, it’s important to remain focused on your “why” and provide support to your clients and team. Learn about the steps Sapper is taking.
In a recent Forbes article, Sapper CEO and founder, Jeff Winters, discusses how businesses can prepare for future obstacles. Read the full article today.
As businesses continue navigating through this new normal, they can take steps to mitigate risk and support their team. Learn how Sapper is doing this today.
The current crisis has changed world as we know it and with it comes new challenges. Learn 4 ways to redirect your sales efforts during conference season.
The new normal of working remotely can make it difficult to keep your company culture alive. Discover 6 ways Sapper is keeping its team connected & engaged.
The current crisis has left individuals and business owners in a state of uncertainty. Watch our webinar to learn about the new Paycheck Protection Program.
Sapper Consulting is honored to be recognized in the Inc. 5000 as one of the most successful companies in the Midwest. Learn more about our rankings today.
Learn how successful companies thrive before, during, and even after a recession. The key is planning. We’ve included 5 ways you can turn your company into a recession-proof business.
In light of the current situation, companies are moving their work remotely. Learn 7 tips for transitioning your sales meetings from in-person to virtual.
Learn how successful companies thrive before, during, and even after a recession. We cover 5 ways to plan for success in times of economic uncertainty.
Writing effective cold emails can seem intimidating, but it doesn’t have to be. Read our guide on using them to triple your sales and secure new clients.
40% of companies report a decreasing effectiveness of outbound marketing within the last 5 years. Luckily, our latest guide includes the recipe for achieving consistent outbound success.
Success begins with quality meetings and qualified prospects.
While the formula is simple, it’s not always easy. It takes a refined strategy to contact the right prospect with the right message at the right time.
If you’re not achieving your growth goals or are struggling to maintain your sales funnel, it might be time to outsource your lead generation.
Constructive criticism is useful, but initiating that conversation can be difficult. Learn 3 key ways we are training our teams to deliver honest feedback.
Lead generation comes in all shapes, sizes, and price points, and ranging from cold calling to paid ads. Use this guide to calculate ROI for each channel and choose the best option for your budget.
Without properly diagnosing your obstacles for growth, you’ll end up wasting resources with minimal results. In this guide, learn how to identify your symptoms and create an action plan to knock down your barriers for growth.
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When used effectively, LinkedIn can increase brand awareness, sales funnels, and revenue. Learn how to optimize your presence and build credibility today.
Guide to finding qualified leads
This guide includes strategies to get better results from cold calling and outbound email campaigns.
Struggling with B2B Sales emails? Find out the 8 things you should never include in your B2B sales emails and increase your conversions.
This 10-video series breaks down every step of your discovery sales call – from navigating the first 30 seconds to sending out the contract.
The strategies and sales tips in this video series are used on a daily basis by our own sales team and have contributed to our incredible growth, including landing us on the Inc. 500 two years in a row.
This is not a framework.
This is not “some things to think about.”
This is a step-by-step process for having a call with a complete stranger and closing the deal before you hang up the phone.
Guide to Lead Generation
In this guidebook, we discuss how we safeguard our clients and how we grew our lead generation business rapidly. Download a copy to learn more today.
It seems like every B2B email company is promising you more leads and better leads – all as a result of their ‘secret sauce’. We know our process is different – learn the outbound strategy we used to become the 170th fastest growing company in America.
Lead nurturing encourages relationship development with buyers at every stage of the sales funnel. Help your sales team get more qualified leads in 3 steps.
This guide outlines 4 channels that create measurable, affordable strategies to boost your marketing efforts and get quick results. From cold calling to email marketing, we’ve identified the fastest channels to generate leads – partner with a firm, use social media, paid ads and SEO.
From ads to simply optimizing your profile, you have multiple options to make LinkedIn work for you.
Whether you’re prospecting, job hunting, or looking to impress at your high school reunion, a compelling LinkedIn profile makes a world of difference.
Profile optimization is more than just uploading your resume to LinkedIn; a good profile tells your story.
Use this free downloadable Guidebook to optimize your LinkedIn presence: build credibility, your network, and your pipeline.
Check out this guide to learn more.
Learn how to turn cold prospects into warm sales meetings in this playbook. Included is a step-by-step playbook to determining your Ideal Customer Profile, three prospecting cadences for converting qualified leads, and how to craft persona-based email messaging.
We pulled the data to create this complete cost breakdown of generating leads on your own compared to hiring an agency. Learn the cost of each resource you’ll need to run a lead gen program.
Sapper Consulting is honored to be named one of Inc 5000’s fastest growing private companies in 2018. Learn more about this development!
100 OK leads or 20 incredible leads? The answer is pretty unanimous, but getting to the latter isn’t always clear. This guide discusses the top 4 strategies to spend less time chasing bad leads.
By the end of this guide, you will understand the formula we used to achieve this kind of growth, the anatomy of a successful email, and how tweaking your own outreach efforts can yield more sales meetings and new clients.
Is your lead gen company charging too much? How many leads are ending up in closed deals? Learn the top 5 questions you should ask a lead generation company in order to find success in your sales pipeline.
Research indicates that just 0.78 percent of B2B leads convert into new customers which means we have all struggled to surmount the conversion obstacle. Check out this guide to learn how to increase that conversion rate.
Having a strong call to action can help engage prospects and win over new customers. Learn about 6 crucial elements to keep in mind while writing the CTAs.
No matter what lead generation marketing strategy you’re using, CTA’s are ALWAYS important. They tell prospects how they can engage with you further.
Desk jobs continue to be sedentary in nature. Learn how implementing our Sapper Steps walking competition resulted in positive habit changes for our team.