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Excellent employer, wonderful coworkers

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  • Senior Management
  • Culture & Values
  • Career Opportunities
Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
Current Employee - Anonymous Employee

I have been working at Best Buy part-time (more than 3 years)

Pros

The people: great bosses, great coworkers. Decent retail wages. Discount, part-timer benefits, vendor offers. Very socially active company, hires employees with tattoos and piercings, allows employees to express individual style. Comprehesive training. Internal hiring for higher positions.

Cons

Pay is not great. Hard to move up in rank without changing positions or stores often. No commission. Dealing with a LOT of dumb and/or frustrating people daily.

Advice to ManagementAdvice

Wonderful place to work! Please encourage more vendor accomodations. There were many more when i started than now.

Recommends
Neutral Outlook
Approves of CEO

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    Fast paced environment -fantastic human capital in a friendly environment

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    • Culture & Values
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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee

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

    Pros

    Flexible work schedule despite the cancellation of ROWE -flex scheduling didn't go away
    Values of the company

    Cons

    Old IT systems that don't "talk" to each other

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO
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    Meh....

    • Comp & Benefits
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - Sales in Cleveland, OH (US)
    Current Employee - Sales in Cleveland, OH (US)

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

    Pros

    If you're in high school or college, it's good enough for spending money.

    Cons

    Pay wasn't great and the managers are very demanding, always pushing you to "make your numbers" as though you aren't trying hard enough in the first place... They get a bonus if their store hits a certain figure, but the actual sales teams do not.

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Hire better, smarter, and mor professional store managers.

    Doesn't Recommend
    No opinion of CEO
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