"When hiring sales associates, employers are looking for charismatic candidates who can provide helpful advice to customers and close sales. Be prepared to answer a few scenario questions that will assess your ability to handle difficult customers, sell a product, or excel on a team. Previous sales experience is an advantage, but not necessary."
"Describe a time you took initiative and solved a problem all on your own?" "Describe a time you were late." "How will your previous experience assist your job performance here?"
Told them that I am rarely tardy. I was able to connect the first 2 questions because I mentioned a time my car got into an accident in the middle of a highway and I had to deal with the fallback on my own. Then I told the interviewers that this occurred on a drive to an engagement party, so I spun the story to emphasize that only a crisis could come between me and punctuality.