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How to Curate the Perfect Sales Pitch

For a new medical sales rep, coming up with a pitch can be the toughest part of the job. Whether or not you’re well-versed on your particular products doesn’t matter if you can’t open the conversation with a pitch that resonates. After all, that product information comes once your initial pitch has finished. Getting to […]

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Nice to Have vs. Must-Have Skills in Medical Sales

When it comes to working in medical sales, you need to have a certain set of skills. After all, you’ll be spending your days speaking with people, discussing their needs and how the products and company that you represent can fill them, and coordinating your schedule in order to make appointments with your clients. These […]

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How to Avoid Intimidating Your Medical Sales Clients

The number one goal of every medical sales representative is to make those sales. After all, there are quotas to fill and commissions to earn. One thing that often stands in the way is personal skills. The best salespeople are able to find ways to relate to their clients, without coming off as intimidating. Scaring […]

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How Medical Sales Reps Can Influence Prescriber Behavior

When new drugs are developed, tested, and placed on the open market, it becomes the job of a medical sales representative to get knowledge of those medications into the hands of physicians. This is most often done by providing simple information about the medication to prescribers. There are additional methods as well, all of which […]

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How to Set Long-Term Goals in Your Medical Sales Career

Are you considering a career in medical sales? If so, it’s important to plan your long-term career goals. Planning your career goals will help you focus your job search and make sure you’re on the right track. Your plan should include your short-term and long-term goals, as well as the steps you’ll need to take […]

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How to Recover From a Bad Medical Sales Pitch

Discover how to recover during and after a bad sales presentation. No one is perfect, and that includes medical sales professionals. Even the most experienced and well-prepared salespeople can sometimes find themselves in a difficult situation when presenting to a client. Maybe your pitch didn’t land as well as you’d hoped, or maybe the client […]

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5 Ways to Build Trust in Medical Sales

As a medical sales professional, building trust with your clients is one of the best ways to ensure long-term success. Sure, it’s great to make a sale to a new client, but the only way to build a loyal customer base is to establish trust and open communication to ensure that they continue to order […]

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What to Do When a Sales Client Wants to Choose a Competitor

It’s the news no medical sales rep wants to hear: one of your trusted clients announces they’re about to sign with your competitor.  When a client wants to choose a competitor, it’s key to engage them with natural, easygoing dialogue right away. By speaking positively of the competition, asking your client why they’ve made their […]

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How to Keep Med Sales Clients During Inflation

Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, we are currently facing one of the highest inflation rates in recent history. For businesses in the medical sales industry, it can be especially challenging to maintain customer loyalty and keep sales afloat during times of high inflation. The resulting global supply chain crisis has caused prices for many medical […]

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17 Sales Books to Boost Your Medical Sales Career

This summer has meant many months stuck at home with lots of time to fill. Due to the pandemic social distancing guidelines, it’s hard to figure out how to spend all of the time you’d normally be out around town or traveling to new places.  One way you can spend your time more productively is […]