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At least it's a stable job.

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Current Employee - Supervisor
Current Employee - Supervisor

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

Pros

Great employee accommodations, some very smart coworkers, some leadership cares about you as a person, good pay rates for retail, lots of repeat customers that become friends, good recognition system to line level (FT or PT) employees.

Cons

Too many people have different opinions of how to run the place instead of sticking to the structure the company has given to the stores. There's not much of a quality of life once you get to a leadership position (supervisor or above). The company may or may not go private in February, so uncertainty is looming in every store.

Advice to ManagementAdvice

Choose your teams carefully and give the people that work hard the credit they deserve. Leadership teams do not get the credit they deserve.

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    amazing

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    Former Employee - Cashier in Miami Beach, FL (US)
    Former Employee - Cashier in Miami Beach, FL (US)

    I worked at Best Buy part-time (less than an year)

    Pros

    amazing work environment, awesome all around, good sups and managers, very chilled and relaxed, they work around you. opportunity to grow is big, and it was one of the best jobs i have ever had.

    Cons

    i was only seasonal so no benefits, cashiers have the pressure of selling GSP (geek squad protection) but that would be it.

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    please tell the seasonal employees when they are no longer needed dont just stop putting them on the schedule, it sucks!

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    Positive Outlook
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    Sales

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    Current Employee - Sales Representative in Knoxville, TN (US)
    Current Employee - Sales Representative in Knoxville, TN (US)

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

    Pros

    Excellent company friendly very good team

    Cons

    Limited growth opportunities due to economy

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Continue to guide talent

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    Negative Outlook
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