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Elyse in Wilmington, North Carolina

Updated 1 month ago

How do I get into the industry? - 7 Replies

Hi, I recently graduated with a BS degree in Biology and I am trying extremely hard to get into the pharmaceutical sales industry. I am great with...

168spnc in Tampa, Florida

Updated 1 month ago

NapRx Training Manual for Sale - 8 Replies

I have the NapRX training manual for sale if you would like to purchase it. No markings in book. $175. Just respond to this posting and I will email...

Jennifer Cothran in Simpsonville, South Carolina

Pharmaceutical Rep Position

Hi all! I just recently graduated from a 4 year college with a Bachelor of Science degree. I did this having worked in dentistry for 26 years! I...

Mitchell in Indianapolis, Indiana

Updated 3 months ago

NAPSRx Certification Manuals- WANT TO BUY!!!!!!!! - 110 Replies

I would like to buy the NAPSRx cetficiation manuals but would like to buy them cheaper than website offers...anyone willing to sell their used books?...

Efficiency25 in Saint Louis, Missouri

Switching Careers into Pharmaceutical Sales

Hello all, I am coming from the world of college football coaching and was looking into obtaining a position as a Pharmaceutical Rep. I made the a...

djpate88 in Talladega, Alabama

Updated 3 months ago

Not sure why im helping you guys, but what the heck! - 26 Replies

Your all after one thing, money! Please dont give me a lame excuse of pride and love for the industry. Ive worked as Marketing Director for 3 years...

J511 in Mount Laurel, New Jersey

Updated 5 months ago

NAPSR - 103 Replies

Has anyone utilized the NAPSR? I get job notices daily from them. My freind who is a pharma sales rep has recommended using the NAPSR. Feedback?

5Jays in Omaha, Nebraska

Updated 6 months ago


I would like to buy a used copy of this book:Pharmaceutical Sales Training Manual: Setting the Standard for Pharmaceutical Sales Training, Education...

Malone in Lubbock, Texas

Updated 8 months ago

Teacher transitioning to Pharma Sales - 8 Replies

I have been a teacher for 10+ years and I am looking to make a career change to pharma sales. I have NO sales experience other than working in retail...

Roy Smith in Columbia, South Carolina

How To Get a Job In Pharmaceutical Sales

I have over 26 years of experience in pharmaceutical sales. I have worked for over 6 of the world’s largest pharmaceutical companies. Additionally, I...

Roy Smith in Columbia, South Carolina

Updated 12 months ago

How to enter Pharmaceutical Rep from financial advisor/insurance career experience? - 1 Reply

I am looking to enter into Pharmaceutical Sales, but I have only experience as a financial advisor and insurance agent. How can I break into the...

Roy Smith in Columbia, South Carolina

Updated 12 months ago

Going from Restaurant Mangement into Medical/Pharma Sales - 3 Replies

So I have recently grown out of the restaurant business and am looking to get into medical/pharma/medical device sales. I want a job that the hard...

lip in Lawndale, California

Updated 19 months ago

To be the best... - 2 Replies

What are the top 3 traits or skills every pharmaceutical sales representative must have to excel? Can you suggest any tips or insights to develop...

River in Meridian, Idaho

Updated 20 months ago

Am I too old to start? - 8 Replies

Is 36 too old for someone to start in the Pharm. Sales position? I ask because I will be that old(or young) when I finish my BS degree! I don't want...

Roy Smith in Blythewood, South Carolina

Teachers Who Want To Transition Into Pharmaceutical Sales

In 1988 I began my career in pharmaceutical sales. I now have over 27 years experience in pharmaceutical sales and I have worked for several of the...

Roy Smith in Blythewood, South Carolina

Teachers Who Want To Transition Into Pharmaceutical Sales

In 1988 I began my career in pharmaceutical sales. I now have over 29 years experience in pharmaceutical sales and I have worked for several of the...

Not fooled in Rochester, Michigan

Updated 21 months ago

Do I need a CNPR certifaction or Pharm Tech License to break into Pharm Sales. - 54 Replies

Hi I am looking to break into Pharmacuetical sales. I have 10 years experience in Outside sales with great results. I sent in my resume to one...

elvis duarte in Miami, Florida

Updated 22 months ago

Pharmaceutical / Nutraceutical sales - 17 Replies

Hi, I have a B.S in Human Nutrition, worked for walgreens pharmacy all throughout college. Also interned as a marketing assistant. I am...

elvis duarte in Miami, Florida

Updated 22 months ago

You gotta start somewhere - 39 Replies

I am having a difficult time landing a pharmaceutical sales job. I do not have experience in pharmaceutical sales, and most companies require that...

elvis duarte in Miami, Florida

Updated 22 months ago

Soon to graduate from college looking for a Pharm. Sales job - 17 Replies

I will shortly be graduating from college with a Bachelors in Business Marketing. I really want to be a pharmeceutical sales rep., but dont know...

yoda in Sewell, New Jersey

Best industries to get sales experience for future pharma sales job?

I'm a recent grad with a BS in chemical engineering. I want to get into pharma sales as soon as I can, but I realize that I'm going to need some...

kris in Loveland, Ohio

Updated 24 months ago

How much does your bag weigh?? - 7 Replies

I've pulled a cart for too long and have permanent nerve damage to my right arm. worker's comp was denied and disability says I'm not eligible for...

pharmwoman in Nottingham, Maryland

Retail Pharmacist trying to break into Pharma

I graduated with a PharmD about 2 years ago. I have been in retail all along. I did do a rotation and winter internship at a big name drug company....

elvisduarte in Miami, Florida

Updated 27 months ago

Recent graduate, trying to get into Pharmaceutical sales - 4 Replies

Hi, I am about to graduate and I am having a super hard time getting into this industry. I have sent a resume to every position available and so far...

elvisduarte in Miami, Florida

Becoming a Pharmaceutical Sales Rep: The Hiring Process

Most of my students experience a great deal of anxiety in the process of becoming a pharmaceutical sales rep. This happens because the hiring...

elvisduarte in Miami, Florida

Updated 27 months ago

How to find a headhunter in Houston area? - 37 Replies

I am looking a job inpharmaceutical sales, can you help me to find a headhunter in Houston?

elvisduarte in Miami, Florida

Updated 27 months ago

Changing careers - 1 Reply

I am looking for a pharmaceutical/nutraceutical sales reps position. My passion is functional medicine/ integrative medicine . If you were view my...

Elvis in Miami, Florida

Updated 29 months ago

Breaking into the Pharmaceutical Sales industry - 1 Reply

Hey everyone! My name is Alex Ronevich. I am 22 years old and on December 12th I will be finishing up my Bachelor's degree from Ohio University. For...

elvis duarte in Miami, Florida

Updated 30 months ago

Last year of BSN Want to Enter Pharm Sales for a Career - 9 Replies

I am a senior nursing student graduating in may 2009. I am interested in the pharmaceutical sales industry, because I feel like I am cut out for more...

SWILL in Leeds, United Kingdom

Incentive Programs within Pharma Industry

Hi, I'm currently conducting research into incentive travel within the pharma industry and its motivational impacts on employees. If you have...

elvis duarte in Miami, Florida

Updated 30 months ago

Breaking into Pharmaceuticals/Health Field - 29 Replies

I need advice from someone in the pharmaceutical/Health Field field. I am a middle age man and I have a B.S.B.A University of AZ. I have been in...

FutureRep in Davis, California

Breaking into Sales!

Hey guys, so I'm currently a senior at UC Davis majoring in Biology. I will be graduating in 5 months, and I'm looking to break into pharmaceutical...

ab_atl08 in Smyrna, Georgia

NAPSR Worth It?

This is a question for our millenial generation, NOT for those who have done this for decades. No offense, but we are in a different business cycle...

Samara in Calgary, Alberta

Natural Medicines/nutraceutical sales

I have a bachelors of science in biochemistry, and have been a stay at home mom for the past 3 years. I know I have a passion for natural medicine,...

Mike3327 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

Applying for pharma rep while in school

I'm currently a senior at Penn State and I will be graduating in May. Is it possible to get a job while I'm in school? I'll be getting my degree in...

bridgettmoore@*****.*** in Baltimore, Maryland

Updated 48 months ago

Career change into Pharmaceutical sales - 1 Reply

I am looking for a career change after 8 years as an RMN and the last 5 years as a junior ambulance paramedic (EMT II). I am looking to contact other...

Bulldog in Grand Rapids, Michigan

Updated 53 months ago

Show me the money... - 1 Reply

What are typical pharmaceutical sales representative salaries? Do some companies pay a lot more for this position than others? What does a top...

varmasvv in Hyderabad, India

pharmaceutical sales contract CORP-CORP

Hi My name is viswanadh. I am wondering if we can get a Corp-Corp contract for pharmaceutical sales for purely commission on sales. we have major...

AfgGirl2012 in Fremont, California

Updated 60 months ago

Anyone ever gone through Pharmaceutical Sales Certification course through NAPSRx? - 555 Replies

I keep seeing this ad and have looked into it but I am very skeptical of a $250 fee for training which supposed to give an advantage when searching...

roysmith in Blythewood, South Carolina

Updated 61 months ago

Having a tough time getting in - 1 Reply

Hi all, I've been trying to break into the pharma sales industry for years, but have recently kicked my search into high gear. I have a BA, an...

Dexter in Pittsfield, Massachusetts

How soon into senoir year of college can you apply for pharma jobs?

I am preparing to apply for a career in pharmaceutical sales. I will be entering my senior year of college this coming fall. I am wondering how...

AlBSPS in Eddington, Maine

Breaking into Pharmaceutical Sales

I am currently looking to break into pharmaceutical sales. I am very determined to advance and build my career. I have a B.S. in Pharmaceutical...

Freestylpolaris in Chicago Heights, Illinois

Am I a good candidate?

I have one more year of college to go, when I am done and applying for jobs I will be 22. All of the following are what I will have accomplished: -...

Hope2BeRep in Westerville, Ohio

Recent college grad needing advice!

Hello All- I graduated with my BS in Human Development 1 1/2 years ago from a reputable university. Since then I have been figuring out what I want...

ronatpharmanex in North Kingstown, Rhode Island

Updated 79 months ago

My Offer - 3 Replies

I have been trying to find a way to break into the pharmaceutical industry for over a year. It has been difficult, as I have not yet earned my...

J in Bronx, New York

Newbie questions

Hi; I was wondering if someone could tell me 1) what do most phar. sales reps make per year and what the job exactly entails; I am deciding what I...

agelocc@*****.*** in Louisville, Kentucky

Updated 85 months ago

I want to work as pharmaceutical sales rep - 5 Replies

I have MBA degree in Management and over ten years experience in business in medical equipment and chemical. I moved to the U.S 3 years ago and now...

Sam in Winston Salem, North Carolina

What happens after passing Eli lilly's prescreening questionnaire?

I applied for an Eli Lilly sales rep position on July, 24, 2011 and passed the prescreening questionnaire. What happens next?

MZ in Rockford, Illinois

I have previous experience as a Pharm Sales Rep in Mexico CIty.

Hello:) I hope you can help me on what do you think my possibilities are to appear as a good candidate for Pharm Sales Rep since I'm not an...

kan7055 in Olathe, Kansas

Updated 90 months ago

entry level pharm sales - 1 Reply

I graduated in Dec. 2009 with a degree in communication studies with a focus public relations. I have been out of work since July of 2010 and have...

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