General Sales Manager Advice

Q: What do you wish you knew about your job when you first started out?

General Sales Manager in Philadelphia:
"Enough isn't enough."
Make sure you can work 24 hours a day and 7 days a week.

General Sales Manager in Deerfield Beach:
"General Manager's Guide to Excellence."
It is imperative to have knowledge of every aspect of the business. Maintain involvement with the dealings of your sales team, and know when to inject energy and motivation.

General Sales Manager in Annapolis:
Pros: It's great - I can walk everywhere, great office.
Cons: Small, not a ton of people or diverse culture.

General Sales Manager in Cary:
"Pile on the most competent."
The better you perform your job the more will be piled on your plate because other people just can't handle it. Don't let your company burn you out without the proper compensation.

General Sales Manager in Sarver:
Learn everything you can, learn from your mistakes, and listen to constructive feedback.

General Sales Manager in Marysville:
"Freedom to direct and drive the business in a forward mtot."
Pros: Working with people and being able to make a difference in peoples lives during their time of need.
Cons: Being on call.

General Sales Manager in San Diego:
"Love it."
Pros: Customer service, sales and providing the ultimate experience for our guests.
Cons: Hard to please people.