Sales representatives sell retail products, goods and services to customers. Sales representatives work with customers to find what they want, create solutions and ensure a smooth sales process.
Experience as a sales rep or buyer or in advertising or public relations is a plus, but there are few employers who will hire people without degrees for most types of marketing jobs. Marketing executives develop and oversee marketing campaigns.
Most people who earn a bachelor's in finance work in areas including commercial banking, financial planning, investment banking, money managing, insurance and real estate. Other areas of interest are finance include private equity, commercial lending and sales and trading.