Advertising sales agents sell advertising space to businesses and individuals. They contact potential clients, make sales presentations, and maintain client accounts. They often work under pressure to meet sales quotas. They work in a range of industries, including advertising agencies, radio, television and internet publishing.

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Sheldon Coles was an Advertising Sales Agent

Hated every moment of it. Regional telephone sales for a fishing magazine. I'm pretty sure it was the worst job I've ever had. The best part is that being in that position helped to springboard me into graphic design because of the people and guidance I had.

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