Are you able to develop qualified leads and appointments? Do you have excellent communication and time management skills? Do you have a reliable, strong work ethic and ability to work independently? Do you have a business background and good computer skills? Do you enjoy talking to strangers on the phone? Then you may interested in working from home as a telemarketer.
As an independent telemarketer you may need to conduct web research and uncover appropriate contacts. You may set client sales meetings or follow up on leads. You should expect heavy phone prospecting in order to set qualified appointments.
Here are some companies offering legit work from home jobs for people interested in telemarketing (appointment setting).
While I haven’t personally worked for the following companies, I offer this list to you based on others’ recommendations. Do your own research before deciding which option best meets your needs.
You’ll also need to check each website to see which companies are currently hiring and what qualifications they require. Some will expect you to have experience and some won’t.
Blue Zebra Appointment Setting (2+ years of outbound, business-to-business cold calling and appointment setting, and 2 – 5 years serving the business-to-business marketplace required)
Brighten Communications (experience required)
Intrep (must have an extensive sales and marketing background)
OPK Telemarketing (should have a business background)
TeleReach(experience required, only operating in certain states)