Outside Sales Account Manager (Current Employee), London Ont – June 11, 2013
Pros: community events we get to attend
Cons: the lack of support and guidence
Selling print advertising programs. Calling on existing business and cold calling new business to build lasting relationships. Helping local business to create advertising campaigns that would build awareness in the community. The management is not really present very little help. The co workers are wonderful! Fun and energetic. Print advertising is a very challenging sale. Most enjoyable part of the job is creating the relationships with business owners and working with them to create effective ads.
News Promoter (Former Employee), New York, NY – October 22, 2013
Cons: healthcare, part-time work. low wages
arrive 5am to set up area of delivery, lift bundles of paper to be distributed to downtown area. interact with local residents daily.Coworkers are very knowledgeable of every facet ofnthe newspaper game. i enjoy getting paid for my services. management can sometimes be very incompentent. i learned that i am worth more than im doing now, so i want to improve my employment status
Team Lead (Former Employee), San Antonio, TX – April 15, 2013
Lead a team of 10 employees to perform and produce sales. Learned to give feed back that brought about change in a positive manner. Having to write a person up for failure to follow procedures was the hardest part of the job but necessary... Passing out quality assurance awards and incentives to employees i enjoyed.
Promoter (Former Employee), Brooklyn, NY – March 29, 2013
Giving out the paper to clients and making sure that they walk away with a smile! I learned that women on this type of job gets no slack and that it isn't always easy. Management was as professional as can be expected, as well as my co-workers. The hardets part was carrying the papers in the morning to my spot, but I did it! The most enjoyable part was interacting with the people and knowing that you helped to make their day more pleasant!
Admin (Former Employee), Bloemfontein – February 1, 2013
Pros: buy our own lunch
Cons: working hours
Most of the time I'm busy answering phone. I learned to be patient with everyone. The management is very good. I work with good people easy to work with. Havind to remind a client to pay their ads. Not working on the weekends