Student Testimonials

Lindsay Allen

Lindsay Allen

Hometown: Austin, TX

Class Speciality: Spine and Orthopaedic Reconstruction/Trauma

Company Placement: Stryker

Tell me a little about your background?

I graduated from The University of Texas as a pre-med student eager to work in the healthcare industry.

Why were you interested in Medical Sales? What drew you to this industry?

Medical sales is a great combination of my strengths in the subject of science/anatomy as well as my interpersonal communication skills.

How long did you try to get into the industry? What was that experience like?

3 months.

How did you learn about Medical Sales College?

My friend attended MSC before me and had a great experience.

What ultimately made you decide to attend the College?

I ultimately decided to stop pursuing jobs on my own and attend MSC to give me a better understanding of the industry.

Describe your experience once you began training with Medical Sales College.

My instructor was thorough, real, experienced, and tough. He had tenure in this industry that is beyond valuable.

What is your current job like?

I work in Trauma… Every day is different and exciting. I constantly have to be thinking on my feet and I am also on call 24/7.

What was the most valuable thing you learned at Medical Sales College/What piece of training do you use the most in your day-to-day activities?

An understanding of how this industry works, what hiring managers are looking for, and the technical knowledge of products to back it all up.

Why should someone attend the Medical Sales College if they want this career?

To make themselves more marketable and portray an interest in the industry.. You now have skin in the game.

What do you know now that you wish you had known before entering the industry/attending Medical Sales College?

This process is tough, extremely long and very competitive... But with the right attitude, competitiveness and resilient effort, you can land the job of a lifetime.