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Have you ever lied to a prospect to close a deal? If yes, what was it?

Have you ever lied to a prospect to close a deal?
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salesnerd
WR Officer
+16
Head of Growth
Sadly I have absolutely lied to prospects in my younger selling years. Said the tool did something that I knew it didn't do (well, it DID that thing, just super poorly and not as intended).Β 

What happened? They churned and my commission was clawed back. Don't do it.Β 
StickToTheProcess
WR Officer
+7
AE
Previously, yes.Β  Now?Β  Nah, clawbacks and people bitching at me aren't worth it.
CuriousFox
WR Officer
+11
Senior Account Executive
No. Transparency and honesty are your greatest weapons.Β 
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What is the craziest thing you did to close a deal?
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Have you ever told a lie to close a deal? (POLL)
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Have you ever told a lie to close a deal?
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rainmakerinthemaking , Β  techsales , Β  alecabral Β  and 40 people voted
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Have you ever lied to close a sale?
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Have you ever lied to close a sale?
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SharpEleven , Β  BadColdCaller , Β  thewhyguy Β  and 22 people voted
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