"When hiring account executives, employers are looking for candidates with the communication and sales skills to find and acquire new clients. In an interview, be ready to discuss your experience sourcing new business opportunities, familiarity with sales strategies, and ability to close deals with clients."
Do you have any Children? I was a bit shocked to hear this question but I remained calm and just gave the correct answer
I answered correctly because I wanted the job. This question is in violation of federal law.
These types of questions are VERY common to be asked by a French company in my experience. Often marital status and children are included on a CV here so they felt it was part of getting to know you. But, I agree, completely offside and out of line to ask, let alone illegal