“I’m in corporate sales.”
You're at a playground with your children. One of the other parents starts a conversation with you. He asks what you do. You don't want to give him a lot of specifics, so you tell him the general field you work in.
I’m in corporate sales.
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You tell what field or industry you work in by saying that you are "in" that field or industry:
I'm in accounting.
Here are some examples of different fields that you can be "in":
- education (teachers, school principals)
- entertainment (actors, musicians, directors)
- software (programmers, testers, etc.)
- marketing (marketers for any company)
- sales (salespeople)
- hospitality (working in a hotel or on a cruise)
- accounting (accountants)
When one company sells something to another large company, that is "corporate sales".
We have corporate sales teams in Europe and South America.