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Change Backgrounds with Green Screens During Sales Calls to Visually Stimulate Buyers and Clients

Are you changing your green screen background during video calls? Learn how to visually entertain and impress your customers and prospects.

How’s my background look? Is it clean? Am I showing the best version of myself in the elements (books, pictures, etc.) that people will see behind me? These are the questions I ask myself before starting a video call, and I’d guess you go through the same thoughts if you don’t know how to change the green screen background or haven’t invested in one.

Then you don’t want to miss this advice from Vengreso’s own LinkedIn Expert, Viveka von Rosen, and Vengreso CEO, Mario Martinez, Jr.

Ranging from $25 to hundreds of dollars on Amazon, green screens can greatly upgrade your professionalism for video calls and recordings. Continue reading to discover why the Vengreso sales team is pro-green screen and why you should be too!

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How to Use a Green Screen Background to Visually Engage Buyers & Clients

Mario quickly jumps from the Florida coast to a New York City high rise, to a Miami penthouse, to a yacht in the video above. But why? Why would you want to use a green screen and act like you’re somewhere that you’re not?

Viveka actually lives in the mountains of Colorado, while Mario jumped from coast to coast in seconds. It’s your preference and adds a bit of fun. The digital screen background you choose can be as realistic or unrealistic as you like.

Benefits of Green Screens

A green screen background is really just a green curtain, but…

If you use Zoom for your video calls, they offer a simple way to change out the background if you have a green screen. They also have a feature we haven’t seen on any other video platforms called “Touch up my appearance.” It’s a filter that adds a glow and Viveka says it “takes off two or three years of your appearance.” Try it out for a boost to your self-confidence.

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Leverage Digital Tools During Sales Calls

Step four in the 10 Steps to Launching a Digital Sales Program is choosing digital sales tools. A video platform will be one of those tools. Click the image to learn the other nine steps and start changing the game for your salespeople with a digital selling program.

By Viveka von Rosen

Viveka von Rosen is a co-founder and the CVO (Chief Visibility Officer) of Vengreso. Known internationally as the “LinkedIn Expert”, she is the author of the best-selling “LinkedIn Marketing: An Hour a Day” and “LinkedIn: 101 Ways to Rock Your Personal Brand!” As a contributing “expert” to LinkedIn’s official Sales and Marketing blogs and their “Sophisticated Marketer’s” Guides, she is often called on to contribute to publications like Fast Company, Forbes, Money, Entrepreneur, The Social Media Examiner, etc. Viveka takes the LinkedIn experience she has perfected over the past 10+ years and transforms it into engaging and informational training (having provided over 100K+ people) with the tools and strategies they need to succeed on LinkedIn.

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