If you have strong communication skills and enjoy building relationships, a job in sales might well be the perfect job for you! If you have ‘the gift of the gab’ and are able to tell the story of a product and/or service in a way that builds trust as well as impressive presentation skills, read on...
How To Land A Job In SalesHere's some advice on how to land a job in sales.
InterestsBefore searching for any old sales position, always do a little research to figure out the kind of sales job that suits you best. The following is a list of things to think about before embarking on your career in sales:
- Are there any particular industries that spark your imagination?
- Do you want to work for a large, multinational company, an SME or a start-up?
- Are you comfortable in an office environment where you will be committed to selling over the telephone, or would you rather sell in a field-based position, which might involve driving, walking or taking the bus frequently during your working day?