Q: What do you wish you knew about your job when you first started out?
Assistant Sales Manager in New York:
"Arrange manufacturing garment from trims for customers."
Contact with customers to gather all information to make garment.
Contact with factories to proceed production.
Negotiate with customer and factory about price.
Business trip to factories and head office in Asia.
Business trip to have meetings with customers in USA.
Business trip to attend exhibition twice a year in Salt Lake City.
Market research in outdoor and Fashion industry.
PR and Advertisement.
Attend visitors in USA.
Assistant Sales Manager in Versailles:
"More than Responsible."
There is a good chance you are going to be given more responsibility than you bargained for. Work it with a positive attitude. Work well beyond your job description and then ask to be compensated for the effort.
Assistant Sales Manager in Independence:
"Know About Other Sales Associates Compensation."
To know what the employers character, and how past employees have been compensated, understand gross profit margins and their relevance to your salary.