Best Buy Kansas City Reviews

Updated Jun 24, 2020

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2 Ratings
  1. "Great job to have"

    5.0
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    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Retail Sales Consultant in Kansas City, MO
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I have been working at Best Buy part-time for more than 5 years

    Pros

    discount, 401k, pto, competitive pay

    Cons

    holiday schedule, spontaneous changes, previous dress code

  2. "Good place to start out"

    3.0
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    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Inventory Supervisor in Kansas City, MO
    Recommends
    Negative Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I worked at Best Buy full-time for more than 8 years

    Pros

    Good team structure that encourages cooperation.

    Cons

    Frequent management changes and favoritism

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  3. "Not bad for Intro Sales"

    4.0
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    • Culture & Values
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    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Best Buy Mobile Sales Associate in Overland Park, KS
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO

    I worked at Best Buy part-time for more than a year

    Pros

    Good teamwork, lots of ways to learn, flexible on hours.

    Cons

    Push up-selling a little too much, management isn't too helpful

  4. "Overall good company"

    4.0
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    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - MCSA in Olathe, KS
    Recommends
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Best Buy full-time for more than a year

    Pros

    - Friendly environment - good overall management

    Cons

    - holidays - wish there was bonuses

  5. "I gained skills and memories that will last me a lifetime."

    5.0
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    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Sales Associate in Overland Park, KS
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Best Buy part-time for more than 5 years

    Pros

    The people are genuine and honest. The company pays fairly well for retail. The hours are flexible and understanding. There isn't a competition between you and your coworkers. They support you getting your education.

    Cons

    The standard daily operating systems get messy. The nights can be hectic due to inventory. Holidays are always exhausting.

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  6. "Sales associate"

    3.0
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    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Mobile Sales in Overland Park, KS
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I worked at Best Buy part-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    Customer interaction was really nice to have

    Cons

    Management staff Needed to treat employees better

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  7. "Good Company"

    5.0
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    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Vendor Specialist in Lees Summit, MO
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Best Buy full-time for more than 8 years

    Pros

    Great Discount, Great Benifets, Great Coworkers

    Cons

    High Goals, even higher bonus requirememnts

  8. "Great place to work"

    5.0
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    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Customer Service Representative in Kansas City, MO
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Best Buy part-time for more than a year

    Pros

    the employee discount, the mangers that will work with your schedule

    Cons

    The job security and possibility of going out of business

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  9. "Moving in the right direction, somehow"

    4.0
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    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - LG Experience Expert in Lees Summit, MO
    Doesn't Recommend
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Best Buy full-time for less than a year

    Pros

    Easy going, Work-Life Separation (can leave work at work), can develop life skills, CEO & general company business plan is spectacular, handling change well as a whole, product knowledge training is readily available, great accommodations in several areas of the store

    Cons

    Work-Life Balance (no weekends off, ever), Not proactive in preventing employee burn out, leadership doesn’t always accept feedback well, employees can be too needy, staff is very young & inexperienced, pay is not adequate

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  10. "Decent"

    5.0
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    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Sprint Expert in Kansas City, MO
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook

    I have been working at Best Buy full-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    Reasonable pay and leadership opportunities

    Cons

    Hours are not that great

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