When Customers Become Friends: 3 Ways to Separate Business From Personal

Traditional business models warn strongly against mixing business with personal life. Of course, this is for good reason. The waters get clouded when too many emotions are thrown into the mix. However, the way we build professional relationships is rapidly changing — laying this old business model to rest. Social […]

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3 Sales Analytic Tools You Need to Supercharge Your Career

Trial and error have always been a huge part of the sales process. In medical sales jobs, reps applied what they believed previously worked best and used intelligent guesses to hopefully hit the mark. Starting in 2017, this all changed. Over 50 percent of companies adopted big data, according to […]

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4 Tips to Get Over Those Post-Holiday Sales Blues

New year, new possibilities — that’s the motto. But for most medical sales reps, it’s more like, “New year, new stressors.” With 35 percent of employees feeling more work-related pressure during the holidays, according to a 2017 Accountemps survey, it’s no surprise people aren’t excited to jump back into work. […]

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Bring Out The Best In Your Medical Sales Team’s Unique Personalities

Gary’s desk is always immaculate. Tina has three unwashed coffee cups and papers spread everywhere. You have medical sales reps who start their morning chatting with team members and others who send a few emails, collect their thoughts, and head out on the road. The personalities within your office are […]

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Patients Are Getting Smarter. How Medical Sales Reps Can Stay Ahead of the Game

Long gone are the days when patients blindly trusted their healthcare providers. Dr. Google and WebMD have diagnosed countless patients over the last decade. And as people continue to advocate for themselves, even more technology and data are being released to help improve their health monitoring and self-diagnoses. It’s even […]

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4 Tips to Earn an MBA While Remaining at the Top of Your Sales Leaderboard

Joanna Piazza, Health System Account Manager with Sysmex America, didn’t start her career with an MBA. Actually, she was a successful medical sales rep for 10 years before deciding to go back to school. But now that she’s earned those three important letters, Piazza wouldn’t go back to working in […]

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This Morning Tip Will Set You Up for Success in Medical Sales

More often than not, how your morning unfolds sets the stage for your mood. If traffic makes you late for your first meeting, stress and frustration can follow you well into the afternoon. But when the person before you in line pays for your coffee, your happiness and gratitude will […]

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4 Well-Meaning Medical Sales Phrases You Need to Stop Saying Now

Warning: Your relationship with customers may be at a high-risk! In fact, buyers rate two-out-of-three of B2B salespeople as average or poor, according to a recent Discover.org survey. This alarming number points to a major disconnect between sales pros and their customers. It’s safe to assume that sales pros aren’t […]

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3 Ways to Fuel Your Medical Sales Career with Gratitude

As Thanksgiving approaches, I’m once again thinking about all I’m grateful for this year. As I go down the list, from family to career and everything in between, I can feel my mindset from a stressful week shift. I feel a sense of gratitude and relief washing over me, calming […]

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What Medical Sales Breakthroughs Mean for Patients and Reps

New technology and passionate medical sales employees have skyrocketed healthcare advancements into an impressive future. Patients everywhere are feeling the life-changing — and lifesaving — effects from new technology, medications, and various other products. This November, Diabetes Awareness Month, we reflect on the life diabetics face and how advancing medical […]

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