Sales is such a fantastic career for women for so many reasons,” says Mary V. Bass, founder and CEO of a website devoted to sharing valuable information and resources to women in business-to-business sales.
The occupation is known for having some of the most persistent (and highly paid) salespeople in any industry. These days, their sales skills are more important than ever given a grim employment outlook, tighter regulations and doctors who are less willing to listen to drug-sales pitches. View More
Research and consulting firm LIMRA announced at the end of February that strong sales of whole life insurance drove the life insurance industry to its second straight year of growth in 2011. View More