RadioShack

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OK, if you're good at wireless and don't mind busting your behind for minimum wage.

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  • Work/Life Balance
  • Senior Management
  • Culture & Values
  • Career Opportunities
Current Employee - Sales Associate in Dedham, MA
Current Employee - Sales Associate in Dedham, MA

I have been working at RadioShack part-time (more than an year)

Pros

-Team based environment
-Work closely with co-workers
-Teaches you to deal with wide variety of customers
-Excellent stepping stone for future careers

Cons

-Pay, pay, PAY
-Hours (depending on your store)
-Constantly pestering to push emails, batteries, and other things that really shouldn't matter

Advice to ManagementAdvice

Try to support and work with your associates instead of threatening to fire them if they don't collect enough emails in a day.

Recommends
Negative Outlook
Disapproves of CEO

1471 Other Employee Reviews for RadioShack (View Most Recent)

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    Great place to work!

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    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - Sales Associate in Placentia, CA
    Current Employee - Sales Associate in Placentia, CA

    I have been working at RadioShack part-time (less than an year)

    Pros

    Great way to learn to be a better salesperson.

    Cons

    Does not see as much advancement within company as hoped.

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Express interest in students and future candidates for positions within the company. Offering paid internships would be a great start at fresh ideas, great work and positive name for RadioShack in the college world.

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO
  2.  

    Cell Phone Grubs

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    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Former Employee - Sales Associate in San Diego, CA
    Former Employee - Sales Associate in San Diego, CA

    I worked at RadioShack part-time (less than an year)

    Pros

    Good selection of LED's and resistors.

    Cons

    Customer service must hard sell cell phones with arbitrary goals determined out of thin air.

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Salary to low for management duties, up to 10 years at assistant manager, heavy politics, first management store always the worst store in district or region, store performance determined by cell phone sales. Position designed for non college graduates.

    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO
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