Q&A with Sean Rawson, Sales Candidate of the Year 2019

Sean rawsonThe Sales Candidate of the Year is awarded to the individual who achieves the highest marks across all units in their Property Sales qualification. We spoke to this year's winner, Sean Rawson, on what winning meant to him.

How did it feel being a winner at the 2019 awards?

Winning this award means an awful lot. It's great to be recognised by Propertymark Qualifications for the hard work and commitment required to gain this qualification. Professionally speaking it's already helped raise my profile within the company I work for. 

"Studying for this qualification will help separate you from other agents, whilst also increasing your confidence when interacting with customers."

What does having a Propertymark Qualification mean to you?

Having this qualification has helped increase my knowledge of the industry and also my credibility.  

What would you say to anyone thinking of getting a qualification?

Studying for this qualification will help separate you from other agents, whilst also increasing your confidence when interacting with customers. Having a professional qualification helps with my credibility. 

"...this award has already increased my profile within the company."

What will being a winner mean for your career?

As mentioned above, this award has already increased my profile within the company. 

What made you choose to study for your Propertymark qualification?

I was offered the chance to take the qualification as part of a progression plan within the company I work for. 

"The course material was clear and easy to understand."

Was studying for your qualification what you expected it to be? 

The course material was clear and easy to understand. Although some of the material was difficult, the study time required was slightly less than the predicted hours required. 

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...the benefits to gaining the qualification are endless.
~ Tania Marshall - Lettings Candidate of the Year Finalist

 ...just having the qualification makes me feel even more confident in my role.
~ Elizabeth Anderson

The relationship between a landlord and their agent should be a long one, built on trust and confidence, and what better way to assure your landlord than having proof of your knowledge with a professional qualification.
~ Sara Hawkins

Having these qualifications really helps you prepare for the property industry, as you learn relevant information that will aid you in a property related job.
~ Nina Chambers

By undertaking a qualification with Propertymark Qualifications, it not only helps in giving property experts the knowledge they need to do a better job but it also gives us something just as valuable...credibility. 
~ Andrew Everett

It provides you with a personal sense of achievement in addition to the knowledge and skills necessary to confidently carry out your role to the highest standard.
~ Heather Fraser, Rising Star 2019

Studying for this qualification will help separate you from other agents whilst also increasing your confidence when interacting with customers. 
~ Sean Rawson, Sales Candidate of the Year 2019

Being properly qualified gives you the confidence to offer a professional and compliant service. Go for it!
~ Melfyn Williams, Employer Champion of the Year 2019

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