There is a fun Hindi term: Sale’oo. Which essentially means a person in the Sales profession… but the word is surprisingly close to ‘chaloo’, which, loosely translated, is a cunning, crafty person.
Fail. Sales is a most noble, most gratifying profession.
I have never been in what is commonly called ‘field sales’, but have covered all the other aspects of the sales cycle. And might I say, I am mighty proud of it.
In my book, there are just two parts to a business. Sales and Delivery. Everything else is support.