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Regaining Confidence: How to Get a Medical Sales Job Post-Layoff

In March, GM laid off 4,000 employees in Lordstown, Ohio. Employees at 21st Century Fox, including high-level executives, went through various rounds of layoffs all throughout March. And over 350 people who just lost their jobs at Oracle and are set to depart on May 21. That’s just in 2019 already. Back in 2018, Pfizer […]

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Why You Need to Stop Compartmentalizing During Medical Sales Interviews

Preparing for a medical sales interview is a daunting task. These roles are highly sought after and there are competitive reps, just like you, battling for the offer. That’s an immense amount of pressure to take on. Of course, this stress can cause us to overthink and overanalyze during an important medical sales interview. Many […]

Entry Level On The Job

Medical Sales Jobs at Large Companies: The Truth You Need to Know

Medical sales jobs at large companies offer incredible potential. You can earn large, enticing salaries. They raise the bar even higher with commission structures, bonuses, and impressive benefits. However, there’s almost always a flipside. Medical sales jobs at large companies are also often perceived as cutthroat and sometimes impersonal. In fact, 26 percent of large […]

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Why Winter is the Best Time of Year for a Medical Sales Job Hunt

As with everything, sales recruiting cycles have peaks and valleys, according to an article published by Monster and a similar post appearing on Career Sidekick. In both articles, advisors and recruiters agree that the months of January and February are the ideal season for job hunting. 0

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This Pharma Recruiter is Dishing On How to Become A Pharmaceutical Sales Rep

Understanding how to become a pharmaceutical sales rep can be really complicated. You’ve heard about the great success people find in the field but have no clue how to get there yourself. The truth is, no one piece of advice will immediately get you hired. There’s no secret club or exact combination of experience you […]

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Don’t Send Your Medical Device Sales Resume Without These 4 Must-Haves

You have 30 seconds or less to impress recruiters with your resume, according to a recent CareerBuilder survey. That’s mere seconds to prove to medical device sales recruiters that you’re right for an open role — on a piece of paper. As if the medical device sales world wasn’t stressful enough. Now, you need to […]

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Here’s What You Need to Know About Working in Medical Device Sales

Navigating the world of medical sales is a major task. Understanding where you’ll excel, the differences between each niche industry and then, ultimately, deciding where your skills and values fit requires intensive research. This type of research is especially important when a specific industry is trending. Medical device sales, for example, is one of the […]

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Writing Your Resume for Humans and Bots – 3 Medical Sales Resume Trends for 2019

Today’s job searchers face an unexpected dichotomy – a job search that requires them to blend technology with methods as old as time. While somewhere between 70 percent and 85 percent of people found roles as a result of social networking and referrals, according to a 2017 Payscale article, a 2018 Jobscan article reveals that […]