I worked at Waterstone's part-time
Friendly and knowlegable staff (everyone who works there is a book-lover).
Keeping up with latest releases.
Variety of responsibilities keeps it from feeling monotonous.
Internal system to find stock and place customer orders was difficult to manoeuvre.
I applied in-person. The process took a week. I interviewed at Waterstone's (Newcastle, England (UK)).
They ask you about your knowledge of books. You explain why you feel your strengths match what they are looking for. You then choose a book and approach a bookseller and explain what it is about and why you would recommend it to them.
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