Entries by Adam Harding

In pictures: APS women in sales forum

May 16, 2018 The Association of Professional Sales (APS) women in sales forum – held last night in London – welcomed both women and men saying the aim was to be “inclusive without being exclusive.” Speakers included Julie Holmes, a 20-year sales and marketing veteran, and branding expert Jennifer Holloway who gave networking tips on […]

APS women in sales forum receives enthusiastic welcome

May 16, 2018 The first women in sales forum hosted by the Association of Professional Sales (APS) has received rave reviews. The buzz on social media and in the room afterwards applauded the “empowering event” which was praised for offering practical support and inspirational advice for women across the industry. The meeting last night in […]

Open to all – the APS steps up its diversity campaign

May 14, 2018 This week the Association of Professional Sales (APS) is hosting a special forum to support and encourage women in sales. The event tomorrow evening, staged by our inclusion and diversity working group, is part of our wider campaign for a broad-based sales force. Our research shows that organisations which reflect the diversity […]

In pictures: MPs meet sales leaders at Parliament

April 24, 2018 The Business Secretary Greg Clark MP has invited sales leaders to be involved in the government’s industrial and business strategy. Mr Clark was speaking at the first meeting of the All Party Parliamentary Group on Sales. MPs keen to see business success after Brexit joined the meeting and were addressed by Andrew […]

Business Secretary welcomes sales leaders to Westminster

April 24, 2018: Sales leaders from the Association of Professional Sales (APS) have been welcomed at Parliament by the Business Secretary who spoke passionately about the sales profession and invited them to contribute to the government’s strategy on the future of British business and industry. Greg Clark MP was speaking at the inaugural meeting of the […]

Sales leaders prepare to meet MPs at Westminster

April 20, 2018: Sales leaders and MPs are meeting at Westminster next week to herald the first cross-party group on sales. The All Party Parliamentary Group is being established by Stephen Kerr MP, a Fellow of the Association of Professional Sales (APS). Its first meeting will be held in Parliament on Tuesday, April 24. Post […]

Against the odds: how being a member of the APS helped me win

April 12, 2018: In a world of fierce, competitive selling, showing you are an accredited member of the Association of Professional Sales (APS) and a trusted, ethical salesperson can make all the difference – and even get the deal done. That is what happened to Andrew McIntyre an advanced member of the APS when he […]

New APS partnership in Asia

March 28, 2018: The Association of Professional Sales (APS) is pleased to announce it is working with a leading sales academy to deliver qualifications for sales professionals across the Asia Pacific region. Our new partnership with the Asia Pacific Sales and Marketing Academy (APAC SMA) follows this month’s launch of the APS in Singapore. The […]

Congratulations to our MD on her new leadership role in sales

March 16, 2018 Our Group Managing Director, Denise Bryant, is moving on to a new role with the communications and technology firm Mitel, but we are delighted to say she is staying with the Association of Professional Sales (APS) in a senior capacity. Denise joined the APS as Managing Director with more than 30 years […]