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Sam Ash Music Overview

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Hicksville, NY
1001 to 5000 employees
1924
Company - Private
Retail
$100 to $500 million (USD) per year
Unknown
Sam Ash Music (SAM) has been instrumental in many a musician's livelihood. The #2 musical instrument retailer in the US (behind Guitar Center), SAM operates about 45 stores in more than 15 states, including California, New York, and Texas. Besides instruments ... Read more

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    Former Employee - Pro Audio Sales Associate in West Hollywood, CA
    Former Employee - Pro Audio Sales Associate in West Hollywood, CA
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    I worked at Sam Ash Music full-time (More than a year)

    Pros

    Nice people to work with, mostly all cool, much better than Guitar Center

    Cons

    Low pay, low morale, and understaffed

    Advice to Management

    Let sales associates deal with their clients how they personally believe they aren't being pushy. People do come around when you are giving them a good service.

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Sam Ash Music Interviews

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    Pro Audio Sales Associate Interview

    Anonymous Employee in West Hollywood, CA
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    Application

    I applied in-person. I interviewed at Sam Ash Music (West Hollywood, CA).

    Interview

    They are willing to meet you even with no work experience, even if you are out of college. They just want you to be very enthusiastic about the company and know that you are part of the family. They do require sales associate training program.

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