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Updated Jul 3, 2022

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2.5
27%
Recommend to a Friend
43%
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Jim Pearse
370 Ratings

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Pros
  • "Great commission if you make enough sales(in 55 reviews)
  • "good pay compared to other non(in 52 reviews)
  • "Flexible while in school and makes decent money(in 37 reviews)
  • "Flexible hours and works with your school schedule.(in 33 reviews)
  • "Good Benefits but a little pricey(in 30 reviews)
Cons
  • "Poor management training.(in 82 reviews)
  • "Upper management was horrible.(in 59 reviews)
  • "Districts Managers don't care about anything but hitting the numbers to get their bonus.(in 46 reviews)
  • "Poor training, If you don't have sale experience selling cell phones and tablets you're going to have a difficult time adjusting.(in 41 reviews)
  • "If you have a bad District Manager you can be heavily micromanaged and receive negative feedback often.(in 27 reviews)
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  1. 5.0
    Former Employee

    Great

    Feb 16, 2022 - Sales Representative 
    Recommend
    CEO Approval
    Business Outlook

    Pros

    great part-time gig as a college kid

    Cons

    I have no cons about WA

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  2. 4.0
    Current Employee

    My experience

    Jul 3, 2022 - Kiosk Manager in Royal Palm Beach, FL
    Recommend
    CEO Approval
    Business Outlook

    Pros

    The sky's the limit you make the money you wanna make wanna stay at the bottom then don't try to be here because we climb baby we climb.

    Cons

    Standing long hours , sometimes slow days but all out can be rewarding if you soak up the knowledge

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  3. 5.0
    Current Employee, more than 1 year

    Kiosk Manager

    Jun 22, 2022 - Anonymous Employee in Melville, NY
    Recommend
    CEO Approval
    Business Outlook

    Pros

    No tender responsibilities, own sales

    Cons

    still have to be responsible for all reps

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  4. 3.0
    Former Employee, less than 1 year

    It's low paying

    Jun 11, 2022 - Secretary 
    Recommend
    CEO Approval
    Business Outlook

    Pros

    You need to work right?

    Cons

    Low pay, no room for growth

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    1 person found this review helpful
  5. 4.0
    Current Employee

    Sales Rep

    Jun 8, 2022 - Sales Representative in Norfolk, VA
    Recommend
    CEO Approval
    Business Outlook

    Pros

    Good pay and working environment

    Cons

    Very sales heavy and aggressive

    1 person found this review helpful
  6. 3.0
    Current Employee

    Wireless Advocates

    Jun 1, 2022 - Kiosk Manager 
    Recommend
    CEO Approval
    Business Outlook

    Pros

    3 different carriers. Inside Costco. Major Holidays off. Off early on weekends

    Cons

    Commission change for worse. System issues every week!!! New District Manager every month!

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  7. 2.0
    Current Employee, less than 1 year

    Intense and Confusing

    Jun 13, 2022 - WIRELESS SALES EXPERT 
    Recommend
    CEO Approval
    Business Outlook

    Pros

    Really allows you to express your interests in phones, and also provide people a good service that saves them money.

    Cons

    Their software is so unintuitive that nearly every other sale requires you to contact other employees to find out how to proceed. Not only is this embarrassing since this is all in person, but it is frustrating for the customer.

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    2 people found this review helpful
  8. 2.0
    Former Employee, more than 3 years

    It's A Job

    Jun 8, 2022 - Kiosk Manager 
    Recommend
    CEO Approval
    Business Outlook

    Pros

    Fast paced, untapped commission based environment that allowed you to display your set of sales skills whilst meeting people from all walks of life.

    Cons

    Piss-Poor district & regional management. ALWAYS working weekends. Lunches aren't a thing on a busy day. Asked to drive tens of hundreds of miles to cover other locations due to short staffing. The list goes on...

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    1 person found this review helpful
  9. 1.0
    Former Employee

    Decent company

    Jun 23, 2022 - Anonymous Employee 
    Recommend
    CEO Approval
    Business Outlook

    Pros

    You can make easy money

    Cons

    The chain of command is absolutely awful.

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  10. 3.0
    Former Employee

    Pros and Cons

    May 17, 2022 - Kiosk Manager in Greensboro, NC
    Recommend
    CEO Approval
    Business Outlook

    Pros

    Good upper management, flexible vacation policy, off on all major holidays

    Cons

    Often times short staffed throughout the company, can be hard to achieve bonus, can equate to long hours

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Wireless Advocates Reviews FAQs

Wireless Advocates has an overall rating of 2.5 out of 5, based on over 977 reviews left anonymously by employees. 27% of employees would recommend working at Wireless Advocates to a friend and 24% have a positive outlook for the business. This rating has been stable over the past 12 months.

According to anonymously submitted Glassdoor reviews, Wireless Advocates employees rate their compensation and benefits as 2.4 out of 5. Find out more about salaries and benefits at Wireless Advocates. This rating has been stable over the past 12 months.

27% of Wireless Advocates employees would recommend working there to a friend based on Glassdoor reviews. Employees also rated Wireless Advocates 2.4 out of 5 for work life balance, 2.4 for culture and values and 2.4 for career opportunities.

According to reviews on Glassdoor, employees commonly mention the pros of working at Wireless Advocates to be work life balance, coworkers and the cons to be career development, senior leadership, benefits.

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