Will you answer true? (NP)

United Kingdom, 1975

Film
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A companion film to “When I’m calling you”. John Cleese demonstrates an object lesson in how not to handle a sales inquiry on the telephone. Demonstrates eight points of correct telephone sales techniques to turn a general inquiry into a firm order. Narrated by Andrew Sachs. Cast includes John Cleese, Norman Bird, April Walker, Penelope Keith.

Credits

production company

Video Arts

Duration

00:15:31:00

Production places
United Kingdom
Production dates
1975

Collection metadata

ACMI Identifier

31264

Language

English

Subject categories

Advertising, Film, Journalism, Mass Media & TV → Public relations

Agriculture, Business, Commerce & Industry → Communication skills

Agriculture, Business, Commerce & Industry → Customer service

Agriculture, Business, Commerce & Industry → Management

Agriculture, Business, Commerce & Industry → Public relations

Agriculture, Business, Commerce & Industry → Sales personnel

Agriculture, Business, Commerce & Industry → Selling

Agriculture, Business, Commerce & Industry → Telephone etiquette

Communications, Infrastructure, & Transport → Telephone

Communications, Infrastructure, & Transport → Telephone etiquette

Education, Instruction, Teaching & Schools → Communication skills

Education, Instruction, Teaching & Schools → Employees - Training of

Education, Instruction, Teaching & Schools → Oral communication

Educational & Instructional

Educational & Instructional → Instructional

Family, Gender Identity, Relationships & Sexuality → Communication skills

Food, Health, Lifestyle, Medicine, Psychology & Safety → Communication skills

Food, Health, Lifestyle, Medicine, Psychology & Safety → Oral communication

Short films

Short films → Short films - Great Britain

Sound/audio

Sound

Colour

Colour

Holdings

16mm film; Access Print (Section 1)

16mm film; Limited Access Print (Section 2)

U-Matic; Access Print (Section 1)

16mm film; Preservation Print (Section 5)

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