What is keeping women from considering a sales career?
Women value work life balance. People in sales generally make their own hours by strategically managing their schedules. A career in sales can provide incredible flexibility for achieving work life balance without limiting earning potential. So, sales seems like a natural fit, right? Unfortunately, because of because of 1dated stereotypes and a great fear of the unknown, women won't usually consider sales as a possible career path.
So where's the disconnect?
There are many reasons for women to consider entrepreneurship in a financial career at First Financial Group. But, cultural typecasting, earning gaps, lack of vision on the part of corporations, even sell-inflicted barriers get in the way. Take a look at this chart that explains why women just don't think of a career in sales. Sometimes, all it takes is a change in perspective to take your career to the next level.