Documenting all the sales techniques since the beginning of time was a huge undertaking. So, we went as far back as we could, which was the 1800s. But, as you will see, the history of sales is filled with interesting facts, but one this is quite clear: not a lot has changed.
Is that good or bad?
I don't know. You be the judge. Either way, take a look at the infographic below showing sales techniques from the 1800's until the present day.
If you want to post the infographic on your own site, I've included and Embed Code below. Scroll past the infographic and you'll see it.
Oh, go here if you want to see the same information but in an interactive historical sales timeline.