How to be a Successful Financial Consultant
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How to be a Successful Financial Consultant
Selling insurance and financial services in today's market requires a totally different game plan and skills than it did just a few years ago. While the products may still be similar, the customer acquisition and follow-up process has changed significantly.
With the Do Not Call registry, the rising popularity of social media and messaging apps, the traditional methods of networking, cold calling, prospecting, and even customer acquisition is no longer effective and in some cases even illegal.
In this program, you will learn numerous tools & strategies that will help you acquire loads of warm qualified leads, implement an automated system to keep in touch with them, and subsequently make an appropriate recommendation when the client is ready to buy.
By capitalizing on social media and marketing automation software, you will be able to achieve in minutes the amount of business activities that previously took you weeks and even months to perform. Social media and digitalization have taken over a large part of our lives and will have a greater impact going forward. The ability to embrace and leverage it will significantly enhance your effectiveness, productivity, and success.
This program is conducted over 3 days and covers the following topics:
How to find loads of high quality clients on social media
Social Media Prospecting for Financial Consultants
How to reach out to thousands of customers and keep in touch with them easily and effortlessly
Customer Relationship Management & Automation
Financial Planning Made Simple
How to easily identify the customer's needs and close the sale within 30 mins
Training Dates for 2022
14 Nov 2022 9.30 am to 1.00 pm Monday (Half day)
15 Nov 2022 9.30 am to 1.00 pm Tuesday (Half day)
16 Nov 2022 9.30 am to 1.00 pm Wednesday (Half day)
17 Nov 2022 9.30 am to 1.00 pm Thursday (Half day)
18 Nov 2022 9.30 am to 5.30 pm Friday (Full day)
The total cost of the 3 days program is $1,350/pax.
IBF Funding of 90% for Singaporeans age 40 and above applies.
Permanent residents and Singaporeans age 39 and below will qualify for 50% funding.
The participant only needs to pay the unsubsidized portion of 50% ($675) or 10% ($135).
The payment is to be made before the commencement of the session and can be paid via PayNow. The instructions to make payment will be found in the invoice that will be sent after you register.
Terms and Condition
You are required to complete the workshop and assessment (if any) to be eligible for the IBF funding.
Training will be conducted via Zoom. It is a requirement to switch on the video at all times during the training session. This is a compliance requirement. Failure to do so may result in a withdrawal of the funding for the individual involved.
If you are unable to attend all the sessions, you can attend make-up sessions within 2 months.
Upon the completion of the course, you will qualify for 21 CPD hours
Financial Services Consultants
Anyone Selling Insurance or Financial Services
Digital Agency Leader of the Year 2019
On top of other systems and processes we have, the work done on email automation is definitely a consideration when I won the Digital Agency Leader of the Year Award. It helps us to be more efficient and productive, using such email automation technology.
Senior Financial Services Manager
My client told me she just saw the email and wanted to ask me about it. So I explained more and managed to schedule an appt the next day. She also said she will bring down her cheque. I was totally blown away by its effectiveness.
Master Financial Consultant
Thanks for a great session on Email Prospecting. It was very useful and I was surprised at the speed of response from my prospects. A simple mailer sent to a group of 22 secured the first deal in 30 mins! Wow.
Day 1: Social Media Prospecting for Financial ConsultantsHow to find loads of high quality clients on social media Duration: 9.30 am to 5.30 pm Social Media Prospecting for Financial Consultants is a step-by-step course that shows you how you can utilize social media effectively to identify, target, interact and build relationships with the key stakeholders that you need to be in touch with in order to generate new business or grow existing business. This course provides the perfect platform for collecting the information necessary to find the key decision-makers and potential leads, learn about them and create an introduction that effectively avoids cold calling and allows you to position yourself at a higher perceived value, since you're beginning on a relationship basis. This course overcomes the challenges faced with traditional prospecting; namely time constraints, limited information about the prospects and lack of strategy. Armed with this blueprint, your efforts will be quick, effective, focused and scalable in generating new prospects, leads and business via social media. Upon the completion of this course, you will: be able to set up a professional profile on social media be able to cultivate a resilient attitude towards prospecting on social media be able to define the profile of the ideal person for your business be able to access loads of warm qualified prospects that meet this profile be able to implement strategies for building trust and credibility with them online be able to organize a system to keep track of every prospect be able to work at a comfortable pace to achieve your sales and income goals adopt successful prospecting habits that will increase your effectiveness significantly … and learn many more ideas and strategies Learning Methodology Presentation/Lecture Online hands on practice Group discussions Memorizing of scripts Brainstorm sessions Applications exercises Action commitment
Day 2: Customer Relationship Management and AutomationHow to reach out to thousands of customers and keep in touch with them easily and effortlessly Duration: 9.30 am to 5.30 pm Customer Relationship Management and Automation is the process of building relationships and keeping in touch with qualified customers in a timely manner using automated emails. As your business grows the number of customers to keep in touch and follow up with increases. The ability to maintain a consistent yet unobtrusive presence will be paramount in determining who gets the next sale when the client is ready to buy. This course will show you how you can automate the process of customer communication; thereby freeing up your time to focus on other critical aspects of the business. You will be able to achieve in minutes compared to months taken to perform the same tasks using traditional prospecting methods. Upon the completion of this course, you will be able to: Have an organized database to manage all your prospects, customers and orphan policyholders Reach out to all or specific segments of your customers easily and effortlessly Instantly inform your prospects and customers whenever there are new product launches, discounts or promotions. Keep in touch regularly with your customers with relevant content at the right time Send birthday and festive greetings, reminders, educational and product information automatically Gain insights into customer preferences and behaviour … and learn many more ideas and strategies Learning Methodology Presentation/Lecture Hands on practice Group discussions Memorizing of scripts Role plays Brainstorm sessions Applications exercises Action commitment
Day 3: Financial Planning Made SimpleHow to easily identify the customer's needs and close the sale within 30 mins Duration: 9.30 am to 5.30 pm Top financial consultants find that the most effective approach in financial planning is the consultative approach. Rather than communicating with customers in the capacity of a "salesperson," top financial consultants serve as consultants; helping their customers maximize their savings, manage risk and ultimately achieve their financial objectives. The purpose of this program is to explain the consultative approach by reviewing the key methodologies and strategies, the steps of the consultative process, and how it addresses and connects with the emotional needs of all customers. Upon the completion of this course, you will be: Able to establish trust and connect with the customer easily Able to identify the hot buttons of the customer easily Able to elicit the emotions of the customer and understand their financial concerns Able to remove the customer’s number one fear that stops him or her from saying “YES”. Able to translate features into customer’s benefits or solutions Able to sell results or solutions, rather than products or service Able to find measurable ways to increase profitability for your clients … and learn many more ideas and strategies Learning Methodology 1. Presentation/Lecture 2. Group discussions 3. Memorizing of scripts 4. Role plays 5. Brainstorm sessions 6. Applications exercises 7. Action commitment