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"Great company to work for and very friendly environment."

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  • Senior Management
Former Employee - Magnolia Home Theater Professional in Nashua, NH
Former Employee - Magnolia Home Theater Professional in Nashua, NH
Recommends
Positive Outlook
Approves of CEO

I worked at Best Buy part-time (More than 5 years)

Pros

Going to work every day is very enjoyable especially if you enjoy electronics. Great discount as well.

Cons

There really are no downsides of working at Best Buy.

Advice to Management

Bringing the old discount back was the best action the new CEO could have taken. Changing it was part of the reason why I left as well as several of my co-workers.

Other Employee Reviews for Best Buy

  1. "Overall, my experience was good."

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    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
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    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Mobile
    Former Employee - Mobile
    Recommends
    Negative Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

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

    Pros

    I learned so much about technology from my coworkers, Best Buy likes to hire associated with strong outside interests such as web design, photography, gaming, and everything in between. I loved working for a company that hired people who had a true interest in keeping up with the latest trends in technology.

    Cons

    Towards the end of my employment (my store was closed, I didn't get fired) there were some unfavorable changes in the structure of the store. We had to carry a personal binder around with us all day that had my first and last name on it and that was a privacy issue for me, I didn't want customers knowing my last name. Also, before I could clock off I had to have a mini meeting with a manager (any manager, not only my own) about my daily performance. It was ridiculous, most managers outside of my department didn't even know how to look up my sales goals and tracking because my department used a different system than theirs. Waste of time.

    Advice to Management

    I would put an end to the micromanaging and please separate Geek Squad from Customer Service! Customers are waiting way too long in lines because of this merger.


  2. "great place to work"

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    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Analyst in Richfield, MN
    Current Employee - Analyst in Richfield, MN
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Best Buy full-time (More than 5 years)

    Pros

    best buy has a great work culture

    Cons

    like everyone else we are doing more with less


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