Entries by Adam Harding

FTSE 100 software company Sage in landmark deal with APS

17 October 2016: FTSE 100 company Sage has agreed a landmark deal with the Association of Professional Sales to set 400 of its UK sales staff on the road towards professional accreditation. Sage, a global market leader in accounting, payroll and payment systems, which has its headquarters in Britain, is committed to developing the UK’s most ethical […]

Flying start for APS campaign to drive up standards

September 21, 2016: The autumn campaign by the Association of Professional Sales to drive up ethics and standards in the sales industry has got off to a flying start. The association announced three world-first initiatives at its annual conference earlier this summer, with a system of Professional Registration for sellers, a Code of Conduct, and a […]

Countdown to the APS annual conference

Wednesday, May 18 2016: Our annual conference is bringing together influential business voices from across the globe to tackle one of the key challenges facing the sales profession – how to stand out, when the products on sale and the companies that offer them are starting to look increasingly similar. Join us to hear a fresh perspective on […]

‘The APS will serve as quality assurance’

Neil Rackham, internationally renowned for ground-breaking research which identifies the scientific approach for successful selling, explains why he wanted to become the patron of the Association of Professional Sales (APS). “The Association of Professional Sales is the only game in town at a high level. Selling is becoming highly sophisticated, complex, professional – of course […]