RadioShack

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Amazingly productive and future driven

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  • Senior Management
  • Culture & Values
  • Career Opportunities
Current Employee - Assistant Store Manager in Altamonte Springs, FL
Current Employee - Assistant Store Manager in Altamonte Springs, FL

I have been working at RadioShack full-time (more than a year)

Pros

Good work atmosphere, with the ability to help others honestly and be recognized for doing good. Also, an amazin internal career path taht allows you to control to an extent how fast you grow with in the company

Cons

Somewhat discombobulated on communicating new policies and also micromanaging from above can become a tad over zealous

Advice to ManagementAdvice

Just give us goals, and the tools to do our job. Allow us to weed out those that arent good for the company a bit easier, and allow us the freedom to really shine as a team in every store

Recommends
Positive Outlook
Approves of CEO

1572 Other Employee Reviews for RadioShack (View Most Recent)

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    Awful place to start !!!

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

    I worked at RadioShack full-time (more than 5 years)

    Pros

    co-workers you meet
    Electronics Discount on mostly everything....a little is better than nothing.

    Cons

    low pay & commission
    no chance to advance yourself as it will literally take over your life (70 hrs weekly to get store in shape)
    Salary as a sales Associate is always the same
    You treated as if your expendable. No appreciation whatsoever its always sell this & sell that to meet your quota.

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Increase pay & put less pressure to sell on associates or go bankrupt. Being positive encourages & motivates unlike these fear tactics from upper management. i.e. If you don't sell 3 service plans you get written up.

    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO
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    Sales Associate

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    Former Employee - Sales Associate in Washington, DC
    Former Employee - Sales Associate in Washington, DC

    I worked at RadioShack full-time (more than a year)

    Pros

    They have commission system over the base pay while some other places like Best Buy don't. So on a black friday you make more than other retail employees.

    Cons

    Retail work is hard, what do you expect ?
    District managers always push to sell phones to everyone, regardless of what they came in to buy.

    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO
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