#South-Bay-Sales-Leaders

South Bay Sales Leaders is dedicated to building connections for women in sales in the South Bay area. We encourage and empower women in sales to learn from each other, build their skills, and grow their careers.
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Welcome to South Bay Sales Leaders Community!

We are excited to have you join this group of passionate and driven sales professionals to expand your network and empower others to excel in their sales careers.


This thread is YOUR opportunity to introduce yourself to the SBSL community! We are inclusive of all women (and men) in the South Bay Area who are looking to grow in their career and become successful sales leaders. Please comment below with an introduction as to who you are, why you joined, and what got you into sales!


Rules:

  • This is NOT a platform to solicit products 
  • There will be no posts that include profanity or negative language of any kind.
  • This is a platform to post job opportunities and those seeking job opportunities. 
  • This is a platform to post networking events in the Bay Area 


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Marissa HarbathAccount Development Representative at LeanData Inc.
Hello, SBSL community! My names Marissa Harbath and I'm an Account Development Representative at LeanData.

Within the past year I moved from Cleveland, Ohio to the South Bay so this group really interested me; being able to meet and grow my network of sales leaders. I'm so excited to continue to expand my network and learn from all of you! 
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Liz GrierCustomer Success Manager at BrightPlan
Hi, SBSL community! 👋 My name is Liz Grier and I'm a Customer Success Manager at BrightPlan. 

I recently moved from Denver and am new to the CSM and tech industry. Looking forward to connecting with the community, learning from you all, and adding value from my experiences where I can! Here's to making new friends and expanding our knowledge!
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Tiffany LanceEnterprise Account Executive at LeanData
Hi everyone, I'm looking forward to networking with you all! I started selling software about 9 years ago, after crossing over from selling real estate. 

My first sales development role started when I was in middle school. While most of my friends were doing chores to earn extra spending money, my mother had me following a script and scheduling sale...
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Takeaways from the first Southbay Sales Leaders meetup (5 min read)

Southbay Sales Leaders hosted their first meetup last week: Women's Career Path


Speakers: Hilary Headlee, Head of Sales Ops + Enablement at  Zoom  &  Darlene Volas Director of Solutions Engineering at Twilio.


Our first meeting was an engaging panel of 2. They covered a variety of topics and answered questions from the group. To grow your career as a woman in sales, I’d sum up the advice in one statement: embrace discomfort


Here is why I chose these two words. Embrace in this context means to accept and support. I accept I am in the minority and I will give support to and seek support from others. Second, discomfort is a constant in this line of work. For me, it is when I feel uneasy, anxious, or embarrassed. This is to be HUMAN. We are all just people who seek acceptance and support. Every discomfort can be a catalyst for growth. And here ...

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Liz GrierCustomer Success Manager at BrightPlan
What you shared here is fantastic, Diana Lustenader Cappello! What stood out most to be were two themes that continuously show up in my life (I should take a hint). 

1. No such thing as work-life balance. Something about hearing this from women who have done the dirty grind is empowering to hear. #45hours 

2. Ruthlessly prioritize. What is the one th...
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Sun, Nov 10, 2019, 5:00 AM - Sun, Nov 10, 2019, 8:00 AM PT
Women's Career Path (South Bay Sales Leaders)
1175 Sonora Ct, Sunnyvale, California, 94086 • View in map
From Sales Development, Closing Roles, Customer Success, Solutions Consulting, and Sales Leadership, there are a number of career paths available to sales professionals today. Join us for an evening of networking and the stories of several female leaders who’ve built their careers in Sales in the Bay Area. Food and drinks will be provided. Theme: Women’s career paths, making their own way in the world of sales
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