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Former Employee - Team Leader  in  Lombard, IL (US)
Former Employee - Team Leader in Lombard, IL (US)

I worked at The Buckle part-time for less than a year

Pros

the clothes and discount, that's it.

Cons

you literally badger people into trying on EVERYTHING! and you have the rule of 7. where you have to have 7 things/layers on. no one wears 4 tops!

Advice to ManagementAdvice

let sales people sell their own way. yes you have a selling model that works for some and may be a good starting point for those who have never sold before, but please just let peoples personalities do the selling.

Doesn't Recommend
Positive Outlook
No opinion of CEO

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    Amazing opportunity for unlimited earnings

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    Current Employee - Retail Manager
    Current Employee - Retail Manager

    I have been working at The Buckle full-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    8-15% of net profit as a yearly bonus.
    Competitive annual salary.
    Ongoing training, quarterly.
    Average district manager has 23 years of Buckle experience.
    You can achieve whatever you want if you work hard and utilize the tools.

    Cons

    As a manager your life is consumed by the store, you get little free time and you are always on call. We have a high turn over and it is hard to offer competitive pay in some markets.

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Give new managers a bigger boost into the community and more training in networking.

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO
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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I have been working at The Buckle full-time

    Pros

    Some of the pros are getting to work in a team environment and getting to do something different every day. Also, the opportunity to grow professionally and the entreprenuership skills you gain from the experience are great.

    Cons

    Some of the cons would be that retail hours can be long and demanding. Also holidays and weekends always need to be worked.

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO
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