Definitions

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  • adjective Not of or pertaining to sales.

Etymologies

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non- +‎ sales

Examples

  • ON Semiconductor Corp. in January and February said it would cut 1,850 jobs, or 13% of its work force, while ordering furloughs for remaining nonsales staff.

    Weighing Furlough vs. Layoff

  • C = nonsales meetings—meeting with branch manager, sales meeting, training meeting

    Hot Prospects

  • For the second quarter, UPS posted a 21% decline in net income and said it would reduce spending through 2009 and freeze hiring for nonsales positions, among other cuts.

    UPS Braces for Prolonged Slowdown,

  • Within weeks after the sale closed in June 2007, Mr. Wood handed out new compensation packages, benefits and titles to IronPort's nonsales employees.

    Cisco Changes Tack

  • C = nonsales meetings—meeting with branch manager, sales meeting, training meeting

    Hot Prospects

  • Benefit: Create a team structure to perform the nonsales functions so the sales professional spends all or most of his time selling.

    Hot Prospects

  • They will jettison production and distribution, the nonjournalistic, nonsales departments that add up to 60 percent of a paper's cost structure.

    Jeff Jarvis: A Scenario for the Future of News

  • They should be supported by a team of people performing all the nonsales functions.

    Hot Prospects

  • They should be supported by a team of people performing all the nonsales functions.

    Hot Prospects

  • Benefit: Create a team structure to perform the nonsales functions so the sales professional spends all or most of his time selling.

    Hot Prospects

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