TigerDirect Canada

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If you wanna join the Army

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  • Senior Management
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Current Employee - B2B Account Manager in Raleigh, NC
Current Employee - B2B Account Manager in Raleigh, NC

I have been working at TigerDirect Canada

Pros

Play on the internet for min. wage

Cons

Military style micro management. Hopefully you do not get placed on the team where sales manager thinks he is still in the army. Sales manager constantly looks over your shoulder and wonders why you are on the internet when in reality that is all there is to do. This job is basically a waste of time with poor pay. Time working is actually time looking for another job.

Advice to ManagementAdvice

Start over from scratch.

Doesn't Recommend
No opinion of CEO

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    Another day in the life...

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    Current Employee - Account Manager in Raleigh, NC
    Current Employee - Account Manager in Raleigh, NC

    I have been working at TigerDirect Canada

    Pros

    You get paid on time, albeit a poverty-level wage, even in NC. So far, I've been able to fly under the radar, getting my work done in about 5 hours, while spending other time focusing on professional develolpment opportunities and my job search.

    Cons

    Micromanagement. Lack of an effective CRM database. No lead-gen activity. "Old-school" smile and dial operation...not a clue about Web 2.0 marketing strategies, even email marketing.

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Totally re-engineer the business, by hiring an outside consultanting firm to bring in fresh unbiased ideas and do some benchmarking and gap-analysis. Oh wait, that would cost real $$$'s, you'll never do it. OK, then sell the place to a competitor like CDW, oh wait that means you'd all likely lose your jobs...that'd never work.

    Doesn't Recommend
    No opinion of CEO
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    Nonsensical business model

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    • Senior Management
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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee in Miami, FL
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee in Miami, FL

    I worked at TigerDirect Canada

    Pros

    Commission is uncapped, potential to make a lot of money

    Cons

    The many reasons why you won't get paid your commission

    Doesn't Recommend
    Disapproves of CEO
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