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5 Keys to Writing a Winning Sales Resume [Infographic]

You are a top performing salesperson, so it is in your DNA to sell. And, best of all, you know how to sell yourself. However, before you can get the opportunity to sell a future employer on the reasons why their company needs you to achieve their aggressive growth goals, you need to attract them through a winning sales resume.

According to Inc., every corporate job opening will receive 250 resumes, however, only 4-6 of those resumes will receive an interview opportunity. Therefore, it is essential to develop a resume that stands out from the crowd and establishes you as a top performing salesperson.

That is why we at Peak have compiled the 5 keys to writing a winning sales resume that will you your dream job:

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Eliot Burdett

CEO at Peak Sales Recruiting

Before Peak, Eliot spent more than 20 years building and leading companies, where he took the lead in recruiting and managing high performance sales teams. He co-founded Ventrada Systems (mobile applications) and GlobalX (e-commerce software). He was also Vice President of Sales for PointShot Wireless. Eliot received his B. Comm. from Carleton University and has been honored as a Top 40 Under 40 Award winner. He co-authored Sales Recruiting 2.0, How to Find Top Performing Sales People, Fast and provides regular insights on sales team management and hiring on the Peak Sales Recruiting Blog.