Written by: Grant Vanderwagen
Published on: 17 August 2017

Taking a dive into a new industry can be very daunting at times. Especially when you do not understand the ins and outs of that industry. One important thing you have to accept when working in a new industry is that you have got to be willing to learn before you can apply. Apply before you learn and big mistakes will be heading your way in no time. I thought I would share with you the industry I have dived head first into and my perspective of it. Hope you enjoy it 😉

If you have never sold a product before but you have sold a service then I would suggest looking into the packaging industry. Reason being, if you can sell a service that is hard to show ROI then selling a product that a company needs will be a breeze for you. Now of course you have to be a good sales person, but that comes with time and experience. The upside of the packaging industry is that there is always a sale to be made. This industry doesn’t stop. Ever.

In the last few months the packaging industry has blown my mind when it comes to the fast pace of this environment. I can honestly say that it never stops and it will never stop because companies and products will always need packaging. The packaging can only improve and the machines that are used for packaging will get more and more innovative as time goes on.

Like I mentioned earlier in this article, there is always a sale to be made, there is always someone or some business that requires certain packaging for their products. This is by far one of the biggest bonuses when it comes to selling within the packaging industry.

I think it’s so epic that as you are reading this, no matter where you are or what time it is. There are factories producing unreal products for their clients. Boxes are being made, labels are being printed, this is just the tip of the iceberg. It truly does not stop.

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