How can I get A job in retail with no prior experience?

I would like to work in retail, maybe hottopic or dELIA*s.. How do I make them want to hire me, I'm some what alternitive..? so what would make them want to hire someone with no prior retail experience, Also I am 16.

Asked By: - 12/9/2011
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People buy products from people they like. It also helps if you are confident and have a pleasant manner. I would advise that you want straight into the store you wish to work in and simply ask the questions - 'What would I need to get a job here' or ' How would I get a job here... More
Answered By: scoosh - 12/9/2011
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The low salaries and the extensive responsibilities as an associate in retail make you the right candidate for the job. Typically retail stores are known for hiring high school students or graduates with no experience based on the minimum wage pay... More
Answered By: Freefromdrama - 12/9/2011
Most places won't hire people with no job experience a lot of people with job experience are out of jobs due to the economy and are applying so why would stores hire someone with no experience
Answered By: Mikaela Hall - 12/9/2011
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