Tag Archives: Opening

Writing a Script

This is the standard and the best way to construct a fundraising conversation. It has been tested in millions of of phone calls.
I personally have made well over 10,000 phonefundraising calls and what ever campaign, organization or cause – the overall structure I here present is what works best. Continue reading

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How to Open a Fundraising Conversation

The opener is the short conversation from the time the person says “Hallo” to the time you start making the case(a link is coming). A good opener can IMO actually double your cold calling success. I once conducted a semi-scientific … Continue reading

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Pattern Interrupt

The way to change a persons state of mind, without using logic or offending the person. It is a way of using confusion to get the person out of his “every day” state of mind in to a state of … Continue reading

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Using the Yes-Ladder

The Yes-Ladder is the oldest trick in the book – anyone who has just spent a little time selling has used this potent and very easy tool. The whole point is to get the person to say yes as many … Continue reading

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