Contrary to popular belief, there isn’t a single “type” of person who can succeed in sales. Effective salespeople come in all forms, from your run of the mill extrovert to the methodical and contemplative types who quietly close deals while avoiding the limelight.
That said, there are plenty of people for whom sales is not a good fit. This usually has less to do with any inherent traits and more to do with what one values in a career. The people who don’t enjoy most aspects of sales are better off moving onto something that’s a better fit for them, rather than trying to fit a square peg in a round hole.
If you’re wondering whether or not sales is for you, take a look at some of the following signs.
1. You’re constantly switching jobs
Sales jobs tend to have high turnover, but something else may be…
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