1. Introduction to Careers in Retail, Marketing, and Sales Learn about careers in retail, marketing, and sales that are possible after only two years of schooling. 2. Retail Careers: Retail Sales Manager Personality qualities needed in retail include people skills, initiative, and desire to help others. Job growth in retail is slated to grow by 17% in the next 3 years. A retail sales manager explains her job duties. 3. Retail Careers: Distribution Manager A distribution manager has good people skills, good organizational skills, and a dedication to clients and contractors. 4. Retail Careers: Merchandise Manager Merchandise managers control the goods that come into and out of a retail business. Internships are available. 5. Marketing Careers: Promotions Manager The job of a promotions manager is fast-paced and requires multitasking. Good organizational skills are essential. 6. Marketing Careers: Marketing Manager Marketing managers must be able to organize, to handle many tasks at once, and to work well with people. Internships are available.