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#26 OFFLINE   goinsleeper

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Posted 18 December 2012 - 03:39 PM

Hello everyone, I am a DirecTV sales rep, I just found this page and was hoping to find other sales reps. I do mostly door to door and am starting to lose motivation with the sales being very low last month and this month. Any advice?


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#27 OFFLINE   1gkdave

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Posted 19 December 2012 - 02:01 PM

The point of being in a discussion forum leads to a certain extent a level of anonymity and well although not disclosed due to my said anonymity, actually otherwise noted I'm not saying my views are of the company or that they are not thats why i have a screen name that does not disclose my name or anything, I have already received 6 pms warning me about stating that my views are only mine and not of the company, which is ridiculous to think otherwise, ive yet to post anything and i already feel the most unwelcome ive ever felt in any discussion board. I would have gladly partaken in lots of discussing hell even give it out discounts to users here just because I'm nice and enjoy discussion. Now i feel completely unwelcome and it's a shame. My apologies for Coming onto this site in the first place. I will discontinue use of this site after today.

#28 OFFLINE   DirecTView Satellite

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Posted 23 April 2014 - 08:08 PM

The last few times I have been in Best Buy the DirecTV sales reps have approached me. I usually don't notice their DirecTV shirts and ask them to point me to something in the weekly ad, which they have no clue about. Then they ask me about my TV service. I tell them I have DirecTV, Genie and Whole Home. They then want a high 5.

I am not sure they are providing much for DirecTV other then annoying current customers or other customers that are happy with their provider. I have seen and heard customers voice their displeasure and go out of their way to avoid them.

Actually... The reps in the big box stores all work for sales contractors that are under Smart Circle - They sell about 400,000 jobs annually, with about 300,000 actually getting installed.



#29 OFFLINE   peds48

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Posted 23 April 2014 - 08:23 PM

Actually... The reps in the big box stores all work for sales contractors that are under Smart Circle - They sell about 400,000 jobs annually, with about 300,000 actually getting installed.

Those are the worst sales persons ever.  I have yet to see one person that was happy from the sale.  There is always a problem.  Biggest one is building SD work orders and promising customers they are getting HD, because they won't qualify....


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#30 OFFLINE   dishinitout

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Posted 23 April 2014 - 08:39 PM

Talk about digging up an old thread for no reason, and for it being a first post not sure why......

But I concur smart circle is the worst retailer to do business with.

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Posted 23 April 2014 - 09:15 PM

Actually... The reps in the big box stores all work for sales contractors that are under Smart Circle - They sell about 400,000 jobs annually, with about 300,000 actually getting installed.

I looked into one of these and perhaps "Smart Circle" is what's at the top, but it was a multilevel [aka pyramid] marketing scheme/scam.

At the entry level "the training" is full of falsehoods, so if you actually know DirecTV, you need to be comfortable lying to your perspective customers.

I submitted a modified "sales pitch" which I could live with and I was told I couldn't use it and had to use "the script".

This was my last day.  :hair:  :rolling:   

 

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