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The Necessary Skills to Succeed in Medical Sales 101

Various medical sales skills are necessary for success. Along with more industry-focused skills, recruiters are increasingly looking for well-rounded candidates who bring a variety of experiences and capabilities. In this year’s Bullhorn North American Staffing and Recruiting Trends report, 81 percent of the 1,256 U.S.-based recruiters surveyed said they have […]

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Will MedReps Work for Me?

The job search stinks. You invest time perfecting your resume, searching for the right opportunity, applying to jobs – but there are no guarantees about how long it will be before your efforts pay off. You know you’ll find something eventually, but you need results now. MedReps works hard to […]

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Top 10 Tips for Working With Pharmaceutical Sales Recruiters

Finding the right sales job within the pharmaceutical industry can prove to be a challenge.  Even more so when you consider that recent years have seen a slight drop in new drugs being brought into the marketplace, effectively reducing the number of available jobs.  This makes joining forces with a […]

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The “Weed Out Course” for the Subpar Sales Person -John Crowley

Ask anyone with a professional degree about the “weed out” class in college and you’re bound to hear… Med School – Organic Chemistry Engineering – Calculus II or Intro to Mechanical Engineering Law School – Civil Procedure or Contracts Weed out courses are unofficially designed to be ridiculously difficult and force […]

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3 Steps to a Successful Medical Sales Transition

Making the transition to medical device sales or pharma sales jobs without industry experience can be challenging in today’s market where hiring managers expect to see immediately how you are a perfect fit for the role at hand. A strong resume alone will not cut it when it comes to […]

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8 of the Best Blogs for Successful Medical Sales Reps

Healthcare is always changing. New devices, medications, and regulations are constantly shaking up the industry, changing the needs of physicians and health systems. Whether you’re in medical device sales or pharma sales, you need to keep abreast of the latest news and trends to be an effective medical sales representative. […]

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A Day in the Life of a Pharmaceutical Sales Representative

The job of a pharmaceutical sales representative is a highly desired one. With a high salary, excellent benefits and perks, and the potential for growth, it’s easy to see why. In fact, our 2014 Salary Report found that, on average, pharmaceutical sales reps earn $111,476 each year. What do these high-earners actually […]

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15 Years of Innovation [INFOGRAPHIC]

In 2000, a group of medical sales recruiters founded MedReps.com to connect with experienced medical sales professionals. The first users found success on the site and spread the word to their friends and colleagues. Fifteen years later, we’re still helping medical sales recruiters and skilled industry professionals find each other. […]

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The 6 Doctors You May Encounter During Sales Calls

Medical sales representatives encounter some interesting people from all walks of life.  However, while every person has their own unique charms, after you have visited a few physicians, you start to see a pattern forming. In fact, we have narrowed it down to a few distinct personality types.  Here’s a […]

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Steps to a Successful Job Search

In talking with recent job candidates looking for a career in medical device sales,  each candidate that was able to find a job had some similarities with their job experience.  Several factors play a role in the level of success that each of these candidates had, however, networking and industry knowledge seem […]

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