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"Best Buy"

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  • Culture & Values
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  • Comp & Benefits
  • Senior Management
Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
Doesn't Recommend
Neutral Outlook
No opinion of CEO

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

Pros

Excellent traning to become better salesman

Cons

No room for advancement in the company

Other Employee Reviews for Best Buy

  1. "bbym"

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    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Best Buy Mobile Lead
    Current Employee - Best Buy Mobile Lead
    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

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

    Pros

    Pay is great if you can find a manager that has your best interests in mind. Bonuses, both monthly and annually, are great extra incentive to sell your heart out! If you're lucky enough to be employed by that kind of manager, they'll accommodate your school schedule.

    Cons

    As a full time employee, there is no work/life balance. Your days off are not days off. There is no such thing. Even with full time benefits, you will not get any requested days off September-January. It doesn't matter what it's for, and it doesn't matter if you absolutely need the time off. Vacation time isn't approved during this time either. To have healthy and happy employees, it seems necessary to take care of them, and year after year, they never are.

    Advice to Management

    Consider investing more into your front line employees, allowing them one weekend off a month like you do with your general managers. In my experience, the GM or Mobile Manager doesn't deal with customer issues and pawns them off on their leads. Full Time employees should have a weekend off as well, without work related texts and calls, and have the chance to be reenergized and enjoy personal time off.


  2. "Good Job While In College."

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    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Sales Associate
    Current Employee - Sales Associate
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Best Buy part-time

    Pros

    Being part of a team with incredibly smart and friendly people that can become lifelong friends. Had plenty of time in school while also getting a steady paycheck in a fairly low stress environment.

    Cons

    Not much room for growth. Climbing through the ranks is very difficult. More than likely you will be in the same position for awhile.

    Advice to Management

    More benefits for part time employees. Less focus on selling Best Buy credit cards and more focus on quality customer service.


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