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Best Buy Reviews

Updated 15 Jul 2019

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79%
Recommend to a Friend
93%
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Corie Barry
48 Ratings
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  • "Some of my fellow employees had a difficult time becoming full-time or moving up to other rolls(in 587 reviews)

  • "little to no hours after holidays as part time(in 541 reviews)

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  1. "Assistant"

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      Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in Hobart CBD

      I have been working at Best Buy

      Pros

      Good work ethic and nice people

      Cons

      Travel takes a long time since it is far away

      Advice to Management

      Very good

      Best Buy2016-02-26
    • "BI Architecture"

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      Current Employee - Anonymous Employee 

      I have been working at Best Buy

      Pros

      Good work culture and flexible timings

      Cons

      Salary could be higher, management needs to update

      Best Buy2016-07-04
    • "Ops mgr at Best Buy"

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      Current Employee - Operations Manager in Irving, TX
      Recommends
      Positive Outlook
      Approves of CEO

      I have been working at Best Buy full-time for more than a year

      Pros

      Great place to work - fun and engaging

      Cons

      It’s retail so be prepared to work retail hours

      Advice to Management

      Keep investing in employees and hold people accountable

      Best Buy2019-07-15
    • "Laid back and great student job."

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      Former Employee - PC/Home Office Sales Associate 
      Recommends
      Positive Outlook
      Approves of CEO

      I worked at Best Buy full-time for more than 3 years

      Pros

      Friendly environment in the store I worked in. Social people will enjoy working with many customers.

      Cons

      Customer can expect you to be an expert in everything, from dishwashers to DSLR cameras.

      Best Buy2019-07-14
    • "Software Developer"

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      Current Employee - Software Engineer 
      Recommends
      Positive Outlook
      Approves of CEO

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

      Pros

      Great Culture. Great Leadership. Great Work-life Balance.

      Cons

      Location. Salary is lower than average.

      Best Buy2019-07-14
    • "Really great work environment."

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        Current Employee - Sales Associate 
        Recommends
        Positive Outlook
        Approves of CEO

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

        Pros

        Really accepting, relaxed and entertaining assuming you enjoy being around your coworkers and management. Goals are attainable and not pushed overly hard.

        Cons

        Nothing really to complain about.

        Advice to Management

        N/A

        Best Buy2019-07-13
      • "Great Company"

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        Current Employee - Customer Service Specialist in Chattanooga, TN

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

        Pros

        Great company to work for. Very accommodating of scheduling conflicts. Great employee discounts.

        Cons

        Working holidays, only closes on Christmas Day and Easter.

        Best Buy2019-07-13
      • "Great place for young workers"

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        Current Employee - Manager 

        I have been working at Best Buy full-time for more than a year

        Pros

        Discounts on electronics and goods

        Cons

        Work hours can be more flexible

        Best Buy2019-07-12
      • "As a DFM I was at the center of service and customer experience."

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        Former Employee - Deputy Field Marshal in Atlanta, GA
        Recommends
        Positive Outlook
        Approves of CEO

        I worked at Best Buy full-time for more than 8 years

        Pros

        I loved being able to lead great teams through the customer/client experience.

        Cons

        There are no cons at all.

        Best Buy2019-07-12
      • "Love Working Here"

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        Current Employee - Back Office Lead 
        Recommends
        Positive Outlook
        Approves of CEO

        I have been working at Best Buy full-time for more than 5 years

        Pros

        Great team environment, nice perks..

        Cons

        I wouldn’t say there are any cons

        Best Buy2019-07-12
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