Back
The War Room
Question
Post

Industry Jargon

Share an example of industry jargon / slang that you would have never come across if it wasnโ€™t for your job.


One that sticks out for me is back from my car selling days, in reference to someone with bad credit that doesnโ€™t qualify for financing: ROACH


Rejected

On

Approved

Credit

History

๐Ÿฐ War Stories
3
NorthernSalesGuru
Politicker
+5
Account Executive
Sand bagginโ€™ - I think we all know this one....
CuriousFox
Arsonist
+10
Senior Account Executive
Just used this the other day on a different thread ๐Ÿ˜†
SPIFF
Nordic AE
IBM actually stands for:ย Imense Baril de Mierda
Moneymachine
Politicker
+2
Account Executive
SADNESS
Ninerfan
Partner Ambassador
Trunk slammer = security company that uses whatever is in their trunk to install a camera system (from old job). Still searching for ones in the new job!
overheard_sales
Politicker
+5
CEO - Overheard_Sales
My favorite is "how long is a piece of string?" for when someone asked a question to which there is no answer without doing a lot of researchย 
softwarebro
Politicker
+4
Director of Sales
That's hilarious!ย 
5
Copier Industry is Dead
Question
12
0
High-Velocity vs. Same Industry
Discussion
6
Which persona
+20
verbalzzzzzz , ย  BCD , ย  sam ย  and 20 people voted
*Voting in this poll no longer yields commission.
0
Selling to Cannabis Industry on 4/20
Question
8