7 Ways to Generate Leads

Woman and man in videoconferenceForget what worked 20 years ago.

By Sandi Leyva
The Accountant’s Accelerator

The big change in lead generation for accountants is that there are many more methods out there today to get clients’ attention. The problem — or the opportunity! – is most accountants are still only using the old methods.

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When accountants think about lead generation, methods like telemarketing and direct mail might instantly come to mind. (You might also have a really negative connotation of these methods, but if you do, hang with me for a minute.) It used to be that in telemarketing, if you made a certain number of calls, you could get one appointment, and for every certain number of appointments you set, you could get one new client.