View All num of num See all Photos Verizon Wireless www.verizonwireless.com Engaged Employer Overview Reviews Salaries Interviews Jobs Photos Benefits 3.6k Reviews 3.8k Salaries 1.0k Interviews 1.9k Jobs Follow Add Review or Salary Follow Add Review or Salary Interview Question Retail Sales Representative Interview Meriden, CT Verizon Wireless What is your biggest faliure in a previous job. Tags: See more , See less 8 Answer Add Tags Answer Interview Answer 1 Answer ▲ 0 ▼ When Thomas Edison was interviewed by a young reporter who boldly asked Mr. Edison if he felt like a failure and if he thought he should just give up by now. Perplexed, Edison replied, "Young man, why would I feel like a failure? And why would I ever give up? I now know definitively over 9,000 ways that an electric light bulb will not work. Success is almost in my grasp." And shortly after that, and over 10,000 attempts, Edison invented the light bulb. Joan Kelly on Oct 25, 2012 Interviews > Retail Sales Representative > Verizon Wireless Add Answers or Comments To comment on this, Sign In or Sign Up.