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Pros
  • "The employee discount is great and I love the accommodations(in 1863 reviews)

  • "Fun to work for and all around enjoyable(in 314 reviews)

Cons
  • "Hours are long and tough to manage work life balance(in 502 reviews)

  • "New full-time employees PTO hours are extremely small(in 563 reviews)

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  1. Helpful (1)

    "Great Place to work"

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    Current Employee - Computer Sales Consultant in Onalaska, WI
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Best Buy part-time for more than 2 years

    Pros

    friendly people and friendly environment that helps you learn and grow

    Cons

    scheduling could have been a little more regular

  2. "Great work environment/ coworkers"

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    Former Employee - Customer Service Specialist in Chicago, IL

    I worked at Best Buy full-time for more than 4 years

    Pros

    Great co workers, usually busy enough work with managing phone calls, and customers in store.

    Cons

    Benefits weren't great, health insurance was expensive for only a health spending account.

  3. "Great work environment and culture"

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    Current Employee - Merchandising Specialist in Bowling Green, KY
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO

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

    Pros

    Great work environment and culture Good pay Relaxed work environment

    Cons

    Work hours, for my position, were not ideal

  4. "Great place to work"

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    Current Employee - Phone Operator in Martinsburg, WV
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Best Buy full-time for more than 2 years

    Pros

    Fantastic people to work with

    Cons

    Butt head customers that think they are all that.

    Advice to Management

    Keep up the good work!

  5. "Best Buy is a great place to work"

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    Current Employee - Best Buy Mobile Apple Master in Redding, CA
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

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

    Pros

    - Great staff and store culture - Non-commission - Lenient dress code (tattoos/piercings are okay) - Ethical Company -

    Cons

    - Not many full time positions - Frustrating customers

  6. "Pacific Sales"

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    Current Employee - Specialty Sales Manager in Los Angeles, CA
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Best Buy full-time for more than 9 years

    Pros

    Awesome company, great benefits, lots of opportunities. Build great friendships. Learn a lot about running a business, if you choose too.

    Cons

    Can be really challenging at times. Company policy creates roadblocks at times. As always, customers can be difficult in retail. Have to deal with impatient and moronic people at times.

    Advice to Management

    Improve work / life balance.

  7. "Flexible schedule"

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    Current Employee - Sales in Houston, TX

    I have been working at Best Buy part-time

    Pros

    just like any retail store

    Cons

    The customers are bad people

    Advice to Management

    You can do better

  8. "Fun place to work"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee in Brookfield, WI
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO

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

    Pros

    You are able to learn a lot about all different types of technology.

    Cons

    Way too many required training videos in the beginning. It's like having a fire hose on full blast going into your mouth.

  9. "Super friendly"

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    Former Employee - Customer Service Representative in Selinsgrove, PA
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO

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

    Pros

    All the peers were nice to work with

    Cons

    Can get slow a lot

  10. "Great place to work at"

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    Former Employee - CSA in Dallas, TX
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

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

    Pros

    Everything was very helpful and. Fun place to work at

    Cons

    Nothing. Every one was great

    Advice to Management

    Everyone was very nice and cool

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