Understand Your Buyer > How To Convert > The Diagnosis Only Effect
What is it?
The Diagnosis Only Effect is a way to engage potential clients by offering to check or diagnose their issues for a low cost or for free.
Why does it work?
By offering a low-cost diagnosis the obligation to buy is removed and the buyer can safely pay for just the check over. The reality is that any remedial work discovered can then be quoted for and may lead to you selling the works whereas without a check you wouldn’t have had the opportunity.
How can you use it?
There are two ways to approach this.
Firstly you can offer a free diagnosis/check, but more often than not buyers are suspicious of anything that is free and are awaiting a hard sales pitch.
Secondly, you can create a low cost fixed price service which makes it clear you are only selling the check and that there is no obligation to buy more.
Like this kind of stuff? Want more?
Understand Your Buyer:
100+ ways to reach, engage and convert people to buy using psychology, science and common sense.
In the book we cover:
✅ How people work – 18 factors that affect client behaviour.
✅ Selling Communication Basics – 12 ways to communicate more clearly.
✅ How to get attention – 18 ways to stand out and be noticed.
✅ How to engage – 27 ways to engage potential buyers.
✅ How to convert – 10 ways to convert prospects to buyers.
Everything in the book works and is backed by psychology, science, common sense and my own testing.