Best Buy Interview Questions

Updated Aug 1, 2015
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    Mobile Sales Consultant Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Average Interview

    Application

    I applied online. The process took 1 dayinterviewed at Best Buy.

    Interview

    The interview process was not very difficult. They tell you about the job and you answer some pretty easy questions. The interview is one day and with your potential manager. As long as you come in with the mentality that you will get the job then after the interview the job is yours

    Interview Questions

    • How will you contribute to the company?   2 Answers
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    Cashier Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Average Interview

    Application

    I applied online. The process took 2 weeksinterviewed at Best Buy.

    Interview

    They like when you give them real life stories of situations. Give good details of certain situations when you're explaining what you would do in a certain situation. Talk about why it's important to give the customer a good experience in-store. What makes the client shop in-store opposed to just shopping online on amazon.com. Lead competitor

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    • Name a time when a customer was unhappy or disgruntled. What did you do to resolve the problem, what was the outcome?   1 Answer
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    Sales Associate Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Phoenix, AZ
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Easy Interview

    Application

    I applied online. The process took 4 daysinterviewed at Best Buy (Phoenix, AZ) in July 2015.

    Interview

    I applied online and got called the next day to set up an interview. The first interview is with a supervisor, usually the supervisor of the department you are going to be in. A few hours after the interview they called me to set up a second interview, this time with the store manager. Both interviews weren't difficult just be yourself and work experience obviously helps as with any job you're applying for.

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    • Think of a time you went out of your way to help someone, what was the result?   1 Answer
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    Customer Service Cashier Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience

    Application

    I applied in-person. The process took a weekinterviewed at Best Buy.

    Interview

    1st interview was over the phone where the hiring representative asks your availability and a few simple questions and gives you an interview date, 2nd interview i had with the assistant manager because the typical manager was on maternity leave and he asked me a bunch of questions off a sheet and wrote down my answers, 3rd interview is with the general manager (finally) whom makes the final hiring decsion and his or her questions are more focused on pay, and how you want to be treated in the workplace.

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    • How do you expect managment to treat you?   1 Answer

    Negotiation

    None

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    Sales Associate DI Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Plano, TX
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Easy Interview

    Application

    I applied online. The process took 3 daysinterviewed at Best Buy (Plano, TX).

    Interview

    It was a 2 part interview...the first part was very different...they interviewed in threes. It did allow me to see the other two people were...not likely very good with people, but it was also very impersonal. The second interview the store manager asked a few question then offered me the job.

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    • The question were all generic and basically just testing your ability to be social   1 Answer
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    Asset Protection Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Easy Interview

    Application

    I applied online. The process took 2 daysinterviewed at Best Buy.

    Interview

    Pretty positive experience, very relaxed and easy going. Nothing really out of the ordinary was asked. If you get a call you then interview w/manager; for me, same day, I then had an interview w/ GM.

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    Geek Squad, Consultation Agent Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Beaumont, TX
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Average Interview

    Application

    I applied through an employee referral. The process took a weekinterviewed at Best Buy (Beaumont, TX).

    Interview

    Basic computer and hardware trouble shooting questions were asked. A panel interview was used comprising of the department manager in which you are apply for and a store manager. Technical questions were asked by the department manager. Questions were also asked about your available schedule. You are more likely to be hired if you are willing to work weekends.

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    • What are the steps taken when you power on you computer but get no response.   Answer Question
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    Retail Sales Associate Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Aurora, IL
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Easy Interview

    Application

    I applied online. The process took a weekinterviewed at Best Buy (Aurora, IL).

    Interview

    I received a call from the department supervisor to set me up for an interview. 1st interview was with a supervisor. The supervisor reads all the interview questions off a piece of paper. The same day after the 1st interview I received a call to get scheduled for the 2nd interview. The 2nd interview was with the store manager. It was similar to the 1st interview but also discussed hours and pay. I waited a week later for a group orientation.

    Interview Questions

    • Have you ever had a conflict with a coworker and how did you deal with it?   1 Answer

    Negotiation

    There was no negotiation. The manager gave me a set pay at $11.00/hr.

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    Customer Service Specialist Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate in New York, NY
    Accepted Offer
    Neutral Experience
    Average Interview

    Application

    I applied online – interviewed at Best Buy (New York, NY).

    Interview

    I applied online and got a call about 2 hours later. They called me and rescheduled a few times. When I got there I had to wait 30 minutes before I got interviewed. It was a lot of personal questions for the first interview with a manager. They told be i'd be contacted by email if i didnt get it or they would call me for the next interview in three days. A week passed by and i called to follow up, now I have an interview with the General Manager.

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    Mobile Sales Consultant Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Easy Interview

    Application

    I applied online. The process took 5 daysinterviewed at Best Buy.

    Interview

    Received a basic call asking my availability now going for interview today.I will update it as soon as its done. Expecting a basic interview as i have heard over here.

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