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Medical Sales Reps Want Recruiters to Stop Making These Mistakes

Medical sales reps are often known as being overly focused on their commission checks. This notion of being money-hungry may actually be hurting your recruitment efforts.  Stereotypes sometimes help us better understand a group. But by believing generalized traits of sales reps, you’re targeting candidates using tactics that aren’t actually appealing to them. In fact, […]

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3 Tips to Hire Medical Sales Reps Prepared for Cybersecurity Threats

The cybersecurity sector is absolutely overwhelmed by a shortage of talent. In fact, there are nearly three million open positions in the profession as we speak. For medical sales companies, this is a major issue, as they hold confidential details on customers, patients, and employees Alarmingly, according to the 2018 (ISC)² Cybersecurity Workforce Study, nearly […]

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How to Identify the 3 Cs of Success in Medical Sales Candidates

“Confidence. Conviction. Compassion.” These three Cs are a daily mantra for Kayleigh Hickey, Territory Business Leader at Valeritas. According to Hickey, they are the qualities that make medical sales reps truly successful, so it’s essential for recruiters to know how to identify top sales talent that exhibits them. However, it’s not as simple as it […]

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How the #TimesUp Movement Will Impact Medical Sales Recruiters

In the fall of 2017, a group of women in the entertainment industry put their minds together to discuss what they could do to prevent abuse and ensure equity for all working women. This meeting of the minds quickly evolved into a revolution, now known as the Times Up movement. 0

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5 Tips to Harness Your Inner-Child and Become a Better Recruiter

Children hold the key to success. Somewhere along the way though, we tend to lose the childlike qualities that would improve both our personal and professional lives. We get so wrapped up in the to-do lists and daily stressors that it’s hard to remember how we got to our current roles. 0

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3 Ways to Help College Students Pave Their Way in Medical Sales

Many successful sales reps will tell you they didn’t always dream of being in a medical sales careers or that they even thought of it an option. With college graduation fast-approaching, there’s plenty of skilled soon-to-be professionals that don’t yet realize medical sales is the right fit for them. You have students in biology and […]

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4 Ways to Reinvent Your Social Medical Recruitment Strategy

Social media recruiting is no longer a trend recruiters can phase into. That train has left the station and it’s the way forward. In fact, a 2017 SHRM study found 84 percent of organizations were already recruiting via social media. And another nine percent of respondents planned to add it to their recruitment strategies. 0

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Medical Sales Reps are Happy in Current Roles — Here’s How to Recruit Them

Medical sales reps have spoken in our 2019 MedReps Best Places to Work report. The verdict? They’re incredibly satisfied right where they’re at. An overwhelming 80 percent of respondents reported being very (58 percent) or somewhat (22 percent) satisfied in their current position. This is great news for employers’ retention rates. However, with the majority […]

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Stop This Fear From Scaring Off Entry-Level Medical Sales Job Seekers

Entry-level medical sales job seekers are no longer just nervous about impressing recruiters. Their fears go much deeper, and that’s one of the reasons medical sales recruiters are having trouble attracting and hiring new talent. According to our latest report, The Truth Revealed: Is Low Unemployment Causing a Medical Sales Jobs Shortage?, 73 percent of […]