Written by

Karyn Mullins

Karyn Mullins is the President at MedReps, a job board that gives members access to the most sought-after medical sales jobs and pharmaceutical sales jobs on the Web.

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Featured On The Job

3 Essential Steps to Protect Medical Sales Reps from Toxic Clients

Medical sales reps see all kinds of clients in the field –new clients, returning clients, reluctant clients, busy clients, outgoing clients, too-busy clients, toxic clients. Your sales reps even expect a certain amount of guardedness from clients, but rudeness is not a response to take lightly. The mental well-being of sales reps is critical to […]

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Breaking into Medical Sales Job Search On The Job

Learn About New Products – Breaking Into Medical Sales

If you’re looking for a job in medical sales, you’re aware there’s a lot to learn just to get your foot in the door. However, once you get your job offer, your career will quickly take off. You need to be prepared to cram. The catch is, you need to be ready to take on […]

Featured On The Job

3 Ways to Support Sales Reps and Put a Stop to Burnout

Mental health awareness is a hot topic in the workforce. Even before the impacts of the global pandemic, employers across all industries accepted the mission to take on workplace stress, depression, and burnout. Still, many employees feel like they need to hide behind a mask, figuratively and literally. After all, medical sales reps, in particular, […]

Career Growth Featured

Help Your Medical Sales Reps Improve Sales Efforts with 3 Training Updates

Lawyers, teachers, medical professionals, pilots — all are accountable to uphold state and national guidelines for ongoing education requirements. Yet, while legislation has an impact on product development and distribution in the medical sales industry, there is little structure in the way of education plans for medical sales reps. You don’t have to wait for […]

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3 Ways to Lay a Foundation for Trust with Medical Sales Companies

If only new staffing clients could review your accomplishments and trust your ability to find them the best new medical sales pros by taking a quick look at your application materials. Your professional resume would reveal your successful talent sourcing process through carefully-ordered bullets and glowing references. But that’s just not how you build trust […]

Featured Insights & Trends

3 Hiring Process Steps to Hire Employees Who Will Become Tomorrow’s Leaders

Another job opening hits your desk. You know the repercussions of the hiring process taking too long, so the pressure is on — again. But of course, the issues associated with placing a candidate in a role aren’t black and white.  If you wait too long, that means employees take on additional tasks to make […]

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Featured Women in Medical Sales

Women in Medical Sales: Strategy Success Coach Shares Advice for Women of Color

Lisa Swift-Young loves that her roles in the medical sales industry have let her put her values into practice. Swift-Young has worked on both sides of the industry, engaging with pharmaceuticals and pharmacy. And in each of these positions, she’s been challenged to push herself further, learn to harness the skills to benefit herself, trust […]

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Candidate Sourcing Featured

How to Identify Candidates Who Can Handle Stress in Sales

According to Gallup’s State of the Global Workplace: 2021 Report, workers’ stress reached a record high in 2020, and North America suffers from some of the highest rates in the world. Since stress in sales is so common for reps, it’s crucial that you assess candidates’ coping skills in your staffing process.  There’s nothing wrong […]