Best Buy Employee Reviews about "work environment"

Updated 29 Dec 2020

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  • "Also work/ life balance is difficult I can't tell you how unpleasant the holidays are because you are working 10-12 even 16 hour work days(in 583 reviews)

  • "Long hours but manageable overall(in 522 reviews)

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  1. "Great part-time job for students"

    4.0
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    • Culture & Values
    • Diversity & Inclusion
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Sales Associate in Calgary, AB
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Best Buy part-time for more than a year

    Pros

    AMAZING discounts for real- it was cost + 5%. -Chill work environment -Cool people

    Cons

    -dusting and cleaning during slow months -Supervisors who are terrible at their job -Only being recognized for sales that go through with your name on in at the till: It would be assumed that you did nothing if your name was not on the sale.

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  2. "Work environment"

    4.0
    Current Employee - Agent 

    I have been working at Best Buy full-time

    Pros

    Beautiful work environment without stress

    Cons

    Nothing really, really eager to earn nevrhings.


  3. "Work environment is great but Commission would be great for the hardwork"

    5.0
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    • Culture & Values
    • Diversity & Inclusion
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - MSL Advisor in Vancouver, BC
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook

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

    Pros

    1. Excellent work environment 2. Full-timers have health benefits

    Cons

    1. Should have commission for the hard work 2. only 3 weeks maximum vacation

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  4. "No hours"

    3.0
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    • Culture & Values
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    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Sales Advisor in Houston, TX
    Recommends
    Negative Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO

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

    Pros

    Good work environment to work in

    Cons

    No hours to work not getting 40hr company keeps cutting budget

  5. "cool"

    3.0
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    • Culture & Values
    • Diversity & Inclusion
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Sales Associate in Boston, MA
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No Opinion of CEO

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

    Pros

    good work environment for starting sales

    Cons

    management had it’s ups and downs when it comes to their employees

  6. "Ok work, bad management"

    2.0
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    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Computer Specialist 

    I worked at Best Buy part-time

    Pros

    Employee discount, nice work environment

    Cons

    management does not listen to you

  7. "Good place to work"

    5.0
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    Current Employee - Customer Service in Jacksonville, FL
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

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

    Pros

    Pay is good Good hours Good work environment

    Cons

    dealing with customers Shift availability is sometimes not the best

  8. "Excellent job and great learning environment"

    5.0
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    • Culture & Values
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    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Canon Experience Expert in Schaumburg, IL
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

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

    Pros

    Great pay and work environment

    Cons

    No set schedule so you have to make time for social life when you can

  9. "Great Company"

    5.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Diversity & Inclusion
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Human Resources in Houston, TX
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Best Buy full-time

    Pros

    Management, compensation, work environment, discounts are all great!! It’s truly an amazing company.

    Cons

    Very hard to grow from sales floor to district or leadership roles .

  10. "Sales advisor"

    4.0
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    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Sales Advisor 
    Doesn't Recommend
    Positive Outlook
    No Opinion of CEO

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

    Pros

    Great employee discount Great co-workers awesome work environment

    Cons

    No commission Not enough room for growth

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