In terms of workplace happiness and job satisfaction we know that sales is one of the greatest professions out there. Solution selling, closing deals and being part of a team are all incredibly rewarding aspects of sales. So why does everyone still think we’re greasy car salesmen?

There are a lot misperceptions, stereotypes, and myths surrounding sales.

So let’s set the story straight.

Here are four of the most common myths about sales jobs and the data that proves them wrong. You may want to keep this infographic close by. Sales is an awesome career choice, don’t let anyone tell you otherwise! This is just the tip of the iceberg when it comes to the perks of sales.

Keep learning, keep closing and we will change the sales stereotypes, one deal at a time.

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Kayla Kozan

Kayla Kozan

Director of Marketing at Ideal
Kayla spent the last few years studying Marketing and Entrepreneurship on 3 different continents. Now covering the latest in predictive analytics, workplace diversity and big data. She has a keen interest in tech and discovering underrated brunch spots.
Kayla Kozan