Selling in Colors

Selling in Color is a podcast for…

  • people of color who are looking for a platform to share their knowledge to new sales from the underrepresented groups. 
  • new salespeople who want to learn more and improve their careers in the process. 
  • people who want to change the narrative and want more diversity in the sales industry.
  • sales leaders who want some balance and proper representation in their industries. 
  • those who want to empower people of color in getting into sales and appreciate what sales is about. 
  • those who want to help change the stigma in sales and build awareness that sales is an opportunity, a career that many people in color should consider. 
  • those who want to learn more about sales and earn more. 
  • Sales leaders who want to inspire others to grow in their careers. 
  •  Salespeople who want to help the underrepresented groups be motivated and discover their capabilities. 

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SIC 031: Season 2 Recap

SIC 031: Season 2 Recap

We’ve hit the end of a fantastic season. Here’s a recap of some of the highlights over the last season of content. The first season highlighted people of color in sales, and season two focused on people of color who’ve thrived in sales. And season three? Stay tuned to...

SIC 028: DeJuan Brown – How I Fell Into Sales

SIC 028: DeJuan Brown – How I Fell Into Sales

Today’s episode of Selling in Color, an archive from The Sales Evangelist, features DeJuan Brown. Dejuan, like 40% of salespeople, did not plan to join the sales profession. In fact, his initial dream job was to be a chemist. And in today's episode, you’ll find out...

SIC 024: Do I Need to “Suppress My Culture” to Succeed In Sales?

SIC 024: Do I Need to “Suppress My Culture” to Succeed In Sales?

Because people of color only make up 20% of the sales community, there’s a perception that we need to “fit in” to be successful. But, do you need to suppress culture to thrive in your organization? The short answer: heck no. “Fitting in” betrays the entire point of...

SIC 022: Leveraging Your Color to Make a Sale but Not Abusing It

SIC 022: Leveraging Your Color to Make a Sale but Not Abusing It

People of color in sales tend to stand out. Because only 20% of sellers aren’t white, people of color can use this to their advantage as they navigate their selling careers. But while you can use it to your benefit, you can also abuse it. In today’s episode of Selling...