Let's look at what some of our alumni and student members have to say about their experience at the Sales Society!
Business Development Manager at Salesforce
"Being in the Sales Society offered me real life experience and mock call preparation before going into the workforce. Having this level of understanding is what enabled me to ramp quickly and to this day still helps with objection handling and executive presence on calls. I know that I wouldn’t be where I am without the Sales Society ."
Account Executive at Workday
“Being part of the FIU SS during my time at FIU was a pivotal step in my journey to starting my career in technology sales for a large global organization. The FIU SS provided me with an excellent understanding of business, building relationships, and most importantly how to sell your self.”
Service and Sales Representative at Thyssenkrupp Elavator
“FIU Sales Society provided me with the necessary sales and leadership skills required of a sales professional in today’s industry”
Associate District Manager at ADP
“FIU Sales Society gave me the opportunities to learn and grow within their meetings and networking events. It also gave me practice from what I have learned from my leadership role.”
OUR STUDENT MEMBERS:
Sales Intern at Bank of America Merchant Service
“I went to a couple of Sales Society events thanks to my Personal Selling class. I enjoyed the events at the Sales Society. As to the Internship with Bank of America Merchant Services, I also found out about it through my Personal Selling professor, Gregory Acevedo. “
Global Business Sales Intern at Gartner
“I have loved my experience at the sales society as it has given me the opportunity to network and make friendships as well. By meeting a corporate recruiter at a sales society event I was able to attend the Gartner open house, and secure an interview which later resulted in an internship offer. My experience at Gartner was amazing, I was able to sharpen my sales skills by learning how to sell a complex product and learn more about the value of research and organizational structure”
Territory Sales Intern at Ecolab
"Joining the Sales Society was the turning point of my Junior year, not only was I able to secure an Internship with Ecolab, but I also gained new skills and opportunities tailored to my growth and success! My only regret is that I did not join earlier!"
Sales Management Intern at City Furniture
“Through my participation in the Sales Society I have been given the opportunity to develop my professional skill set in a supportive environment. This past summer I Interned with City Furniture by also competing in the Panther Sales Tournament. I would recommend the sales society to any student looking to secure a strong and successful future for themselves."