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Jill Konrath, author of Selling to Big Companies, is a recognized sales strategist in the highly competitive B2B marketplace. She helps her clients crack into corporate accounts, speed up their sales cycle and win more contracts.

In 2007, she launched the Sales Shebang , the web's #1 resource & 1st conference for smart, savvy women who sell to the corporate market.

Jill is often featured in top business publications such as The New York Times, Business Journal, Entrepreneur, Business Week, Sales & Marketing Management, Rain Today, Marketing Profs and Selling Power as well as countless online magazines.

As a frequent speaker at national sales meetings and association events, Jill provides fresh perspectives and a much-needed wake up call to sales organizations. Her Selling to Big Companies website, industry-acclaimed blog and popular e-newsletter are filled with breakthrough strategies, serious provocation and practical how-to advice.


Bestselling author Jill Konrath to hold free webinar to help job seekers get back to work faster.

Contact:Chris Bedwell
 Selling to Big Companies, Inc.
Phone:(763) 783-9200
Web Site:

St. Paul, Minnesota, July 14, 2009 - Jill Konrath, author of the upcoming book Get Back to Work Faster, will be giving a free webinar about helping job seekers find work into today's challenging business environment on Thursday, July 23, 2009 at 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM CDT.

"Right now, there aren't enough available positions for all the people looking for work. But that doesn't mean you can't get hired! Companies still have needs. In fact, they have more than before because they're running so lean-and-mean," said Konrath. "I've been teaching people effective strategies to get the attention of decision makers for years. If you want to be proactive about finding your next job instead of just waiting around for someone to like your resume, you will want to attend this webinar.

In the webinar, job seekers will learn:

  • Why traditional job hunting strategies are hopelessly ineffective in today's crazy business climate
  • How to articulate their value in an employer-enticing manner
  • Strategies to target and research prospective employers – who may not even be looking to hire somebody
  • How to connect with these companies with "messages that cannot be ignored"
  • What it takes to create a job out of thin air – and why this is an approach job seekers should strongly consider
  • … and much more

This webinar, "Creating Opportunities: Using Get Back to Work Faster Strategies," is the first in a series hosted by Konrath through the website. The Get Back to Work Faster webinar series will also include sessions by authors such as Keith Ferrazzi, Pamela Slim, Dan Schawbel, Faith Ralston and Jason Alba.

Sponsored by Citrix GoToMeeting, the webinars will be offered free to the first 1000 job seekers to register.

For full webinar information and registration, visit

About Jill Konrath

Jill is the driver of the Get Back to Work Faster initiative & author of Get Back to Work Faster. She's also an internationally-recognized sales strategist, author of bestselling book, Selling to Big Companies (a Fortune "must read" selection) and an in-demand speaker at annual sales meetings, professional conferences and industry events.

She helps salespeople, entrepreneurs and consultants crack into corporate accounts, create demand for their products/services and win big contracts.

Jill first started coaching people on job creation strategies over 25 years ago and has been practicing them herself ever since - doing work she loves in companies that she wants to work for. Over the years, she's turned down many lucrative job offers, preferring to run her own business.

About the Get Back to Work Faster Initiative:

The Get Back to Work Faster Initiative is focused on helping out-of-work professionals leverage job creation strategies to identify & pursue income-producing opportunities, bring in money during their job search, land new positions that play to their strengths and become the "must hire" candidate, without competitors.

Launched in May 2009 by Jill Konrath, the Get Back to Work Faster Initiative offers job seekers fresh strategies and support. Job seekers can download a free copy of the upcoming book Get Back to Work Faster and attend monthly webinars with leading experts on hot topics and numerous resources.

For more information, go to

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