Pipeline Insurance

The Pipeline

Insurance is one of those things that everyone has but nobody really wants. In some ways, we feel that we are throwing money away, until that rainy day or unforeseen event arrives, and we are all too happy to have the insurance. By Tibor Shanto – tibor.shanto@sellbetter.ca .

Meeting Objections When Selling Insurance

The Science and Art of Selling

The average insurance agent can remark that he or she can never launch forth into a presentation without fear of encountering some opposition, and that no sale is made without meeting objections.

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Four Obligations Every Insurance Agent Has

The Science and Art of Selling

You, like every other successful insurance agent, should be interested in any movement which works toward human betterment; but there are certain fields in which your profession enables you to do particularly valuable work: 1.

Two Types of Objections When Selling Insurance

The Science and Art of Selling

He may, on the other hand, wish the insurance, but raise the objection because of a mortgage on his home which must be lifted, not realizing the important part insurance would play in covering the mortgage if anything happened to him.

The causes of objections when selling insurance

The Science and Art of Selling

A prospect may flatly refuse to consider life insurance, as such, because the idea does not fit in with his existing fund of experiences. The prospect may actually see no need for insurance or feel that he or she can’t afford it.

5 Insurance Sales Secrets for Millennial Agents

RAIN Group

The way millennials purchase insurance is worlds apart from the approach taken by baby boomers. A Gallup Panel Study revealed that millennials are more than twice as likely to buy insurance online, and are the least likely to be engaged with insurers.

28 Sales Traits to Identify When Hiring Better Salespeople

Anthony Cole Training

In this blog post, we ask the question, "Are you looking to hire better salespeople or are you looking to hire salespeople that will simply replace your former employees?".

4 Factors That Determine Your Car Insurance Rates

Pipeliner

We can all agree that insurance is an essential part of car ownership. It’s clear that different people pay different rates for their insurance, so let’s look at some of the things that could make you pay less or more. Such factors may cause you to pay more for insurance. Finding an insurer that understands your city can be difficult. It’s best to use an insurance brokerage to list and compare all your options for you.

Meeting Regulatory Requirements: The Top Business Goal Impacting Life Insurers’ IT Plans for 2019

Cincom Smart Selling

Each year, Celent (www.celent.com), a leading research, advisory and consulting firm that focuses on financial-services technology, surveys life insurance company … Continue reading "Meeting Regulatory Requirements: The Top Business Goal Impacting Life Insurers’ IT Plans for 2019".

Will automation in commercial lines insurance drive the role of the underwriter to extinction? Come join the debate

Artesian Solutions

Will automation in commercial lines insurance drive the role of the underwriter to extinction? Insurance automation presents new opportunities, as well as challenges for underwriters and the insurance industry.

Growth and Retention Impact Property/Casualty Insurers’ IT Plans

Cincom Smart Selling

Growth and Retention: The Top Business Goal Impacting Property/Casualty Insurers’ IT Plans for 2019 Each year, Celent (www.celent.com), a leading … Continue reading "Growth and Retention Impact Property/Casualty Insurers’ IT Plans".

2 Ways to Understand Your Buyer’s Needs: Why Insurance Agents Should Understand Demand & Non-Demand Sales Cycles

Hyper-Connected Selling

In coaching hundreds of insurance agents over the years, I’ve become aware of a challenge that has arisen for many of them. They don’t sell a few straightforward insurance products anymore. The two most common products in this category are auto and home/fire insurance.

Is There Insurance For Your LinkedIn Sales Navigator Investment?

SalesforLife

Without fail, each week I get a call or email from a company somewhere in the world that falls in one of these categories: Social Selling LinkedIn

Using Old School Sales Tools in New Ways

Anthony Cole Training

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Allstate insurance agency achieves #1 status with lead management CRM from Leads360

Velocify

And with consumers doing most of their insurance shopping online and getting quotes from multiple competitors, it was critical for Williams to leverage a CRM ideal for insurance agencies to compete with his larger competitors.

I Would Sell More and Increase Sales If Only I Would.

Anthony Cole Training

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"Gone Fishing" for Sales Prospects

Anthony Cole Training

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How a Pickup Truck Relates to Driving Sales Growth in 2020

Anthony Cole Training

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Sell Better. Coach Better. Hire Better.

Anthony Cole Training

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The Best Advice Sales Managers Can Give to Help Increase Sales

Anthony Cole Training

In this blog article, we discuss the best advice sales managers can give their salespeople, and that is to "keep moving." If you want to increase sales within your organization, you must keep moving throughout the ups and downs, the missed opportunities, the clients who "ghost" you, and more.

5 Keys to Successful Sales Coaching & Growth

Anthony Cole Training

In this blog post, we dive into the 5 Keys to Successful Sales Coaching & Growth and the idea that data can help you discover real-time information about your salespeople. This data allows everyone in your organization to make real-time decisions and real-time and intentional coaching decisions.

A Pre-Call Checklist is Your 7th Must-Have Sales Productivity Tool

Anthony Cole Training

In our 7th installment of Football & 9 Sales Productivity Tools That Will Change Your Results, we bring you the pivotal and "must-have" Pre-Call Checklist. Going into a sales call without a plan is similar to going into a football game without a game plan; it's a recipe for disaster!

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10 Things to Start & 3 Things to Stop When Hiring Better Salespeople

Anthony Cole Training

Recruiting new sales talent and hiring better salespeople are complicated and time-consuming processes. Especially, when you're not prepared to fill a vacancy, don't have a pipeline of candidates, or have an idea of what "better" means for your business.

Is Your Sales Growth Stuck in the Chimney with Kris Kringle?

Anthony Cole Training

In this blog, we discuss the concepts behind real, tangible sales growth and ask the question, "Is Your Sales Growth Stuck in the Chimney with Kris Kringle?".

Increasing Sales in 2020 | Ask Your Prospects Better Questions

Anthony Cole Training

In this blog, we discuss why prospects object when it comes down to buying time, and why we can't always blame the prospects in these situations.

The Problem of Health Insurance for Employees May Just Be An Opportunity in Disguise

Increase Sales

Beyond all the compliance issues within this behemoth bill, affordable health insurance for employees is becoming a growing concern. Additionally, possible this fear of being penalized for not having affordable health insurance for employees will have small business owners to C Suite executive rethinking their recruiting, hiring and performance appraisal processes.

Why Prospects are Like Fruit and Why You Need to Pick the Right Ones

Anthony Cole Training

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Client Retention: Insurance and Assurance

Sales Gravy

Once a solid relationship is in place, ask your client to introduce you to colleagues at other, non-competing companies. Use the occasion as a business development opportunity, while at the same time allowing your client to brag a little about how

Guest Post: 3 Bogus Insurance Claims Gone Terribly Awry

Jonathan Farrington

All three have been used as key pieces to insurance extortion plots that resulted in prison sentences. Unfortunately it’s you, the law-abiding consumer, who ends up paying for these wild flights of insurance scam insanity. Suncorp Life Insurance is one of Australias leading providers.

Insurance Sales: Three Rebuttals to Common Objections

Sales Gravy

You see, objections are objections are objections. Prospects and clients have been using the same ones for years because they work to blow off 80% of your competition. But once you start using these rebuttals, you'll find a way to get past them and

Sales Insurance Policies For Your Time, Ability, and Closing Your Next Deal

Sales Gravy

We all take measures to make sure our homes, cars, lives, jewelry, and even appliances are insured, and if we pay money to insure those items in our life, what would it be worth to you if you could have insurance on your time, your ability to persist

3 Ways to Put Potential Clients at Ease

Tom Hopkins

Financial Services financial services financial services training how to sell how to sell insurance insurance sales selling financial services selling insuranceTo grow a successful business, it’s important to learn to put potential clients at ease.

Develop Your Sales Talent to Increase Sales in 2020 and Beyond

Anthony Cole Training

If you are not in the acquisition business, then you must develop your talent in order to increase sales in 2020 and beyond. One of the keys to doing that is to understand how to drive sales improvement.

Sales CRM for Small Businesses with BIG Ambition

Velocify

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Putting lead scoring to work for sales

Velocify

Education Insurance Lead Management Mortgage Sales Automation big data lead assignment lead distribution lead management CRM lead management software lead scoring sales 2.0 Just like a judge on Dancing with the Stars, sales reps all interpret lead quality differently.

Study reveals suprising attributes of higher quality leads

Velocify

Today we’re sharing a gold mine of valuable insight on what makes for a higher quality lead in insurance, mortgage and education. Education Insurance Lead Management Mortgage Uncategorized analytics conversion lead attributes Lead Quality lead scoring quality leads

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The Foundation of a Financial Services Career

Tom Hopkins

Financial Services attitude motivation selling insurance selling skills Tom Hopkins tom hopkins sales training The foundation of your financial services career includes your attitude, enthusiasm and goals.

Financial Services Selling Skills – Guidelines for Asking Questions

Tom Hopkins

Financial Services asking for the business financial services insurance questioning strategies sales closing sales skills selling skills talking with clientsThree Guidelines for Asking Questions Because asking good questions is such an integral part of good selling I’ve given the matter a lot of study and thought over the years. I’ve boiled down all that knowledge into three basic guidelines. Guideline #1. Establish a bond before you attempt to control the process with questions.

How Financial Professionals Can Take Their LinkedIn Profile to the Next Level

Hyper-Connected Selling

The image of the small town insurance agent who knows everyone (and everyone’s business) is deeply ingrained into our minds. Customers can buy insurance policies and stocks online – without ever talking to a live person. Update December 2018.

Trouble Growing Sales? Solution #2: No More Bad Prospects

Anthony Cole Training

First with Nautilus Exercise Equipment, then in the insurance business and for the last 23 years with Anthony Cole Training Group. I’ve been working on growing sales for over 30 years.