Best Buy New Orleans Reviews

Updated Apr 18, 2020

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3 Ratings
  1. "Great Place to work for first job!"

    5.0
    Former Employee - Geek Squad, Consultation Agent in Covington, LA

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

    Pros

    Good benefits for both full and part time employees

    Cons

    Long hours during holiday season

    Best Buy2019-02-01
  2. "It’s a job"

    2.0
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    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Geek Squad, Autotech in New Orleans, LA
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO

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

    Pros

    Poor training, poor management, company is out of touch with their employees.

    Cons

    Everything I said up there IS the pros and the cons.

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    Best Buy2020-04-18
  3. "Good with the bad"

    2.0
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    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Inventory/Merchandising Specialist in Slidell, LA
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

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

    Pros

    Great discount, caring in house people

    Cons

    Put you in a position not trained for, and punish you for doing the right thing

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    Best Buy2020-02-23
  4. "Good place to work"

    4.0
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    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Double Agent in New Orleans, LA
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO

    I have been working at Best Buy full-time for more than 8 years

    Pros

    Good benefits Fun environment Lots of learning and room to grow. Thats pretty much it.

    Cons

    Pay fails to keep up

    Best Buy2020-01-04
  5. "Computer Sales Consultant"

    4.0
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    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Computer Sales Consultant in New Orleans, LA
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

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

    Pros

    Great coworkers interested in the same products and often same hobbies Great management and supervisors

    Cons

    Its retail. So you deal with all kinds of people.

    Best Buy2019-12-12
  6. "Ok job if you’re in school or are in the process of looking for a better job."

    3.0
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    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Merchandiser in Metairie, LA
    Negative Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

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

    Pros

    The benefits are pretty good, including 401k matching, health, dental, and vision insurance, tuition reimbursement, and stock options.

    Cons

    The operations side of the company is treated as lesser employees compared to the sales floor. Operations employees get less benefits and opportunities for promotions.

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    Best Buy2019-10-30
  7. "Not a great company"

    2.0
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    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - CSA - Customer Service Associate in New Orleans, LA
    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO

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

    Pros

    Not very many pros in truth.

    Cons

    Low Pay Overworked Belittling Poor training Condescending

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    Best Buy2019-10-08
  8. "Fun"

    2.0
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    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Customer Service in Slidell, LA
    Doesn't Recommend

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

    Pros

    Loved the job. Fun atmosphere

    Cons

    Poor management. Talked about employees to others.

    Best Buy2019-10-03
  9. "Alright Job"

    3.0
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    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Customer Service Representative in New Orleans, LA
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

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

    Pros

    Pay raises and benefits for part timers

    Cons

    Hours and customers are entitled and not very nice at times

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    Best Buy2019-06-05
  10. "Sale Rep"

    4.0
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    Current Employee - Sales Representative in New Orleans, LA
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

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

    Pros

    Decent pay for duties, amazing employee benefits

    Cons

    Management can be spotty at times

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    Best Buy2017-12-28
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