From the Back Cover
They may say, "I'll get back to you," but let's face it, they seldom do! In a world filled with answering machines, voice mail, and gatekeepers, it's difficult to get a phone call returned. It doesn't have to be that way. The authors have tapped the wisdom and resourcefulness of business leaders, super salespeople, and high-profile celebrities, including Walter Cronkite; Joan Rivers; Mary Kay Ash; and Hardwick Simmons, CEO of Prudential Securities. Discover what they and more than 100 other high achievers do to guarantee a returned phone call every time! Now you can finally generate callbacks from those hard-to-get-through-to-people who are so discriminating about which calls they return. I'll Get Back to You will increase your productivity and make your life easier as it shows you how to: Get past secretaries, assistants, and others who keep you from reaching the boss; Use technological gatekeepers such as faxes, answering machines, and E-mail to your advantage; Create an irresistible sense of urgency that assures a quickly returned call; Make an ally out of the most headstrong or unfriendly gatekeeper; Generate an air of importance that puts your call on the VIP's "must-return" list.