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Why is it the "events marketing and sales" jobs advertised on job websites seem to be to good to be true ?

No experience needed and full training provided for a rather impressive pay. What sort of things would you be doing in this type of job ?

Asked By: Emm H - 10/3/2007
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Sales is a tough job. Which the British view as of little value. because thats how we are trained. what we dont understand is that without sales people most people wouldn't have a job. The skills required to be a good sales person can not be learned on a one week course hosted by some numpty trying to sell low quality... More
Answered By: David V - 10/5/2007
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it's a scam..you'll learn.
Answered By: Jubes - 10/3/2007
 
You'll be dragging a black bag through the streets trying to flog imported crap, that nobody will buy. Definitely not as good as it sounds.
Answered By: enlightened godess - 10/3/2007
 
Probably either multi-level/direct marketing, or commission based sales. The potential is there to make a lot of money, but it's usually a lot harder than they make it sound. They will promise you all the support in the world but in the long run you're on your own.
Answered By: Dale S - 10/3/2007
 
Because they are too good to be true. Many are businesses that require you do do street level marketing where you are selling their products or marketing their services face-to-face to people who aren't really interested. This may not be true of all these companies, but the ones I've come across have been just that. I... More
Answered By: simplyelegant81 - 10/3/2007
 
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