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Retail Sales Workers

Tips for Entry

Visit the National Retail Federation's Retail Careers and Leadership page ( for job listings, information on retail education programs, an overview of retail career paths, and career advice.

Participate in retail-oriented internships or part-time jobs that are arranged by your high school or college’s career services office.

Become certified by the National Retail Federation in order to show employers that you have met the highest standards set by your industry.

Obtain sales experience in order to make yourself more attractive to potential employers.