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Ok for college job

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Current Employee - Sales Associate in New York, NY
Current Employee - Sales Associate in New York, NY

I have been working at Best Buy part-time (More than 3 years)

Recommends
Neutral Outlook
No opinion of CEO
Recommends
Neutral Outlook
No opinion of CEO

Pros

YouTube technology and the Employee discount

Cons

Just like any other business the political side Become best friends with the boss will get promoted nice and quickly

Advice to Management

Employees make your store good or bad so make them happy

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  1. Very great experience, great culture

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    Current Employee - Financial Analyst in Richfield, MN
    Current Employee - Financial Analyst in Richfield, MN

    I have been working at Best Buy full-time (More than 5 years)

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    Pros

    Positive, fun environment. Great corporate campus with a lot of outgoing, professional people

    Cons

    Long hours, but the work pays off

  2. Fun Environment, Good place to build sales experience, great flexibility.

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    Former Employee - Best Buy Sales Associate in Charlotte, NC
    Former Employee - Best Buy Sales Associate in Charlotte, NC

    I worked at Best Buy full-time (More than a year)

    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    Pros

    Great chemistry with employees from top to bottom. Decent pay, but the discount is what gets most people, it will have all of your friends jealous. Great place to hone your sales skills, customer base is generally always looking to buy, and easily convincible due to the nature of major electronic retail. I worked in the Mobile department, which is one where you spend a longer duration with your customers, which I enjoy. Great flexibility.

    Cons

    Managers can over hype a quota, happens in every department which adds unneeded stress. HIgh sales expectations and quotas with no commission (team members do bonus based on store performance).

    Advice to Management

    Listen to employees more and let them express their own sales techniques.. don't always keep it as a cookie-cutter sales pitch. Promote from within more when applicable.

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