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"stay away"

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  • Culture & Values
  • Career Opportunities
  • Comp & Benefits
  • Senior Management
Current Employee - Store Manager in Fort Lauderdale, FL
Current Employee - Store Manager in Fort Lauderdale, FL
Doesn't Recommend
Negative Outlook
Disapproves of CEO

I have been working at Blockbuster full-time (More than 10 years)

Pros

Get to meet lots of neighborhood people, always busy so the days go fast

Cons

open every day of the year, cookie-cutter retail goals, some nasty customer issues, usually work alone, computer system is out of date

Advice to Management

if you are highly organized and motivated to get the work done yourself go for it

Other Employee Reviews for Blockbuster

  1. Helpful (1)

    "Good experience for working with difficult people."

    Star Star Star Star Star
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Customer Service Representative in San Antonio, TX
    Former Employee - Customer Service Representative in San Antonio, TX
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

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

    Pros

    - Not a take home job.
    - More free movie rentals than I could use
    - Worked with some great people.

    Cons

    - Dead end job, not a lot of opportunities for advancement past shift-lead position
    - Unless you are management, there is no option for full time work.

    Advice to Management

    Stop changing the policies every few months, the customers don't like it.


  2. "Good people bad Management"

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    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - IT Analyst in Dallas, TX
    Former Employee - IT Analyst in Dallas, TX
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO

    I worked at Blockbuster full-time (More than 5 years)

    Pros

    Good people and perks before it ended

    Cons

    Bad management and choice made about the direction of the company

    Advice to Management

    To late for advice


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