Writing and Editing 7 hackneyed words and phrases that will doom your pitch Red flags abound in sales and marketing emails and phone calls. If these litter your solicitations, it’s time to rethink your approach. By Matt HeinzAug. 10, 2018 SHARE Ragan Insider Premium Content Interests change, opinions change, priorities change over time, but if there’s any constant in sales, it’s certain words and phrases that never work. To read the full story, log in. Become a Ragan Insider member to read this article and all other archived content. Sign up today Already a member? Log in here. Learn more about Ragan Insider.