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Newark, NJ

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Pros
  • "The employee discount is great and I love the accommodations" (in 1974 reviews)

  • "Fun to work for and all around enjoyable" (in 331 reviews)

Cons
  • "Work/life balance can be a bit hectic particularly during holiday season" (in 522 reviews)

  • "Not Commission based, not for full time if your not in leadership team" (in 579 reviews)

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  1. "Operations Manager"

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    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Operations Manager in Newark, NJ
    Current Employee - Operations Manager in Newark, NJ
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Best Buy (More than 3 years)

    Pros

    Discount, Good co-workers, different every day

    Cons

    Stress, low numbers of leaders

    Advice to Management

    Hire more Mid tier leaders and give more labor


  2. "Associate"

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    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Sales Associate in Newark, NJ
    Former Employee - Sales Associate in Newark, NJ
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I worked at Best Buy part-time (More than a year)

    Pros

    Focused on sales which was good

    Cons

    Time off was issue getting truthfully

    Advice to Management

    focus on employees

  3. "Sexism is real"

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    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Customer Service Representative in Newark, NJ
    Former Employee - Customer Service Representative in Newark, NJ
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook

    I worked at Best Buy part-time

    Pros

    Employee discounts and flexible hours.

    Cons

    ....uh can you say sexism? Virtually no female managers/workers at that I worked at, little room for promotions and of course little to no training.

    Advice to Management

    More female managers/associates at the store level


  4. "Retail is Hell"

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    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Sales and Marketing Analyst in Newark, NJ
    Current Employee - Sales and Marketing Analyst in Newark, NJ
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I have been working at Best Buy part-time (Less than a year)

    Pros

    great discount on Best Buy brand
    good culture and team
    easily accessible knowledge on product

    Cons

    Not enough hours
    Unorganized management team
    Constant transitions of management


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