4 Tips for Living Your Best Life in a High-Pressure Sales Role

We might be a little biased, but we believe sales can be one of the greatest roles with the most opportunity. Although sometimes, sales gets a bad rap. Why? Because with sales comes pressure. It’s a metrics-driven profession driven by goals. So, finding and maintaining work-life balance can be a challenge. There’s no escaping the competitive, numbers based environment of sales, but we’re here to tell you that you can successfully work in sales and have a satisfying life outside of work. In this e-book, we share tips to crush your numbers … and live a healthy, well balanced life. So, read on!


About the Author

Adnan Chaudhry is Senior Vice President, Commercial Sales at Salesforce focusing on strategic accounts in the US. He has also held sales leadership roles within the Financial Services vertical at Salesforce. 

He was most recently Group Vice President, Global Sales at Oracle where he led the global sales organization for the Utilities and Energy vertical. Adnan joined Oracle in May 2016 through its acquisition of Opower (NYSE: OPWR) where has was Senior Vice President, Sales for the leader in cloud-based energy information software and services to the utility sector. He started his career as an investment-banking Analyst at Salomon Smith Barney and later served as a private equity investment associate at Hicks, Muse, Tate and Furst Inc. 

Adnan graduated from the University of Utah with a BS in Finance and a BA in Economics and received an MBA from the Stanford Graduate School of Business.