RadioShack

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Exec. level is out of touch

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Current Employee - District Sales Manager in Raleigh, NC
Current Employee - District Sales Manager in Raleigh, NC

I have been working at RadioShack full-time (more than 3 years)

Pros

Company car. Good pay. Good opportunity for bonuses.

Cons

Awful executive leadership. Stress put on store managers and expectations for hours worked for store employees is too much. Ethics within the company are non-existent at every level. Poor pay for store level employees.

Advice to ManagementAdvice

Better pay for store management to allow district managers to hire good talent.

Doesn't Recommend
Negative Outlook
Disapproves of CEO

1633 Other Employee Reviews for RadioShack (View Most Recent)

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    From amazing to fired in 1 day.

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    Current Employee - Store Manager in Destin, FL
    Current Employee - Store Manager in Destin, FL

    I have been working at RadioShack full-time (more than 3 years)

    Pros

    If you enjoy technology, you'll enjoy the job for a little while until the corporate yahoo's make you hate it.

    Cons

    6 day work weeks for store managers. Bonus offered, but with impossibly high standards to receive regularly. Constant pressure from upper management. No room for internal growth, 98% of upper management hiring comes from outside the company.

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    If you can last a few years, could be a decent resume booster due to the high level of operations you are responsible for, however due to the lack of advancement opportunity and the downright awful way they treat their employees, stay far far away. My Regional Sales Director (highest position you'll ever meet) was hired in from Blockbuster, a company recently in Chapter 11. I know of 3 different store managers with 20+ years of experience, two with degrees who were passed over before the second round of interviews. If you have stock in Radioshack, sell now.

    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO
  2.  

    Be jealous!

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    • Senior Management
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    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - Sales Associate in Kilgore, TX
    Current Employee - Sales Associate in Kilgore, TX

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

    Pros

    It's a relaxed atmosphere, you learn a lot about electronics and many other products. It is not JUST a Radio Shack Franchise, so you learn about the other side of it, Loud N Clear, which is car audio and products like that. They work with college schedules, and you become like a part of a family here.

    Cons

    Only open until 6 pm, so if you're looking for an evening job, this isn't for you.

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
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