Best Buy
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www.bestbuy.com Richfield, MN 5000+ Employees

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Not the best, not the worst - depends on the boss

Anonymous Employee (Former Employee)

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

Prosdiscount on product, work with cool gadgets, lots of young people

ConsHours get crazy during the holidays, just cut labor and managers at all stores

Advice to Senior ManagementPinching pennies is fine, but stop making it so difficult on the employees.

Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend

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Great work experience, this job like most is whatever you make it.

Best Buy Corporate (Current Employee)
Richfield, MN (US)

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


Pros: Strong culture, plenty of opportunity to grow your career and move vertically in most markets once career path… Cons: Retail: Outer-market stores are often disconnected from District staff and therefore the same accountability as major market locations. Retail Management experience can be extremely inconsistent… Advice to Senior Management: From a retail standpoint please ensure greater checks and balances for in-store management of outer market locations. Unplanned visits to stores to gauge employee experience… Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend – I'm optimistic about the outlook for this company… More

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Enjoyable atmosphere but high pressure for sales.

PC Home Office Sales (Former Employee)
Utica, MI (US)

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


Pros: Decent pay for part time and good discounts. Was treated very… Cons: New hires aren't taught anything about the product but only how to up sell the customer. Managers… Advice to Senior Management: As a former employee and customer I recommend that you make the customer experience more enjoyable rather than the only… Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend More

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