#151: Kendrick Trotter – Increasing Diversity of the Sales Force In Technology

August 23, 2022
Scale Your Sales Podcast Kendrick Trotter - Diversity in Technology

In this week’s episode of the Scale Your Sales podcast, Kendrick Trotter talked about his background and lack of access to opportunities because of his race. Kendrick was lucky enough to get spotted and encouraged to enter tech sales. His experience propelled him to set up his organization to help other people who come from less privileged backgrounds to access opportunities in sales organizations.

Us in Technology works with top tech companies committed to attracting, retaining, and developing underrepresented talent.

Please welcome to Scale Your Sales Podcast, Kendrick Trotter.


00:00 – Increasing The Diversity of the Sales Force In Technology

05:00 – Why Each of Us Need All of Us

09:30 – The Value of Continually Developing Educational Resources Within an Organization

12:00 – Striking a Balance When Fighting Underrepresentation

14:30 – Prioritizing Meeting People Where They Are

17:00 – Understanding the Issue With Traditional Assessment Tests That Are Inaccurate for Underrepresented People

21:10 – Focusing on Employee Experience


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