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pete scalia
10-21-2007, 03:08 PM
How long after submittal?
How often?
When do you give up?

Eden Lights
10-21-2007, 03:35 PM
After about a week, and then I call and ask if they have any questions. I am done at that point unless that ask for something else. I then add them to all my future mailings. I never ask for the job directly like a true salesman would.

pete scalia
10-21-2007, 03:43 PM
How long after submittal? within about a week or so
How often? once a week. by e-mail or phone
When do you give up? When I've been told to buzz off or realize they went forward with someone else

Lite4
10-21-2007, 06:56 PM
How long after? 3 days after, if they are still unsure every 3 days until I close or they definitely tell me no. I will usually try to overcome any questions or objections in the first call. I usually never have more than 2 or 3 follow up calls upon each submittal.