Indian retail sector has been largely successful in navigating the Covid 19 crisis by adopting to digital platforms and a shift to online. The Indian retail industry has emerged as one of the most dynamic and fast-paced industries due to the entry of several new players. It achieved 93% of pre-Covid level sales in February 2021.
The retail sector employs workers in many different types of positions, however, not all roles require formal education, and there are opportunities to grow with a company and move up the career ladder. Because of the large number of employees in the field and the scope the retail industry covers, there are plenty of opportunities for career advancement.
Retail sales associates can earn more, especially when there is an opportunity to get paid a commission, but you’ll need strong interpersonal skills and the ability to close a sale.