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Fun workplace and opportunity for learning
Computer Sales Representative (Former Employee) –  Ottawa, ON19 October 2017
Allows you to develop one on one sales skills as well as technical knowledge relating to many household electronic products. Very fun and not too intense with flat pay structure.
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Best Buy was a good learning place for sales and customer support.
Sales Representative (Former Employee) –  Calgary, AB14 September 2017
I enjoyed Best Buy and learned a lot about sales and customer support. I enjoyed the opportunity to sell electronics and to learn about many products. Unfortunately they closed the store in Victoria soon after i started there.
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Sometimes Fun
Sales Senior (Current Employee) –  Ottawa, ON14 August 2017
Was usually pushed to perform tasks that were outside of pay grade and would get in trouble if not having completed all of the tasks that should normally be done by managers
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Amazing job opportunity with even more amazing people
Sales Representative (Current Employee) –  Vancouver, BC7 June 2017
An easy going lifestyle with some action when you want it. Amazing leaders in roles to assist you when you need it. A great learning environment and also a great way to make many friends. Customer service is the key to win over your managers.
Pros
Great way to learn about electronics
Cons
Not as many hours when holiday season isn't around
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Learning environment and good customer assistance
Sales Representative (Former Employee) –  Barrie, ON31 May 2017
Hired for my musical capability and talent at playing the piano. Instantly taken on as their music departments piano instructor and in charge of piano lessons with a bonus salary. In charge of opening and closing the department and assisting customers with product knowledge and instrument sampling. This entailed me to learn the guitar and a few DJ boards and how to operate various musical equipment to better showcase each product for the buyer.
Key skills obtained: Expanded musical knowledge, learnt guitar, and the art of teaching.
Pros
Free time to play the piano
Cons
Long lunches
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productive fun place to work
Sales Representative (Former Employee) –  Calgary, AB28 May 2017
very productive fun place to work managers are very caring when it comes to customers needs and especially employees, very close knit community among employees which i enjoyed
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Fun upbeat workplace
Sales (Former Employee) –  Richmond, BC7 April 2017
Greet customers and assist customers Check on demo models both laptops and tvs. Management was amazing helpful and understanding. Possitive work environment friendly co-workers
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Working at Best Buy.
Sales Representative (Former Employee) –  Kitchener, ON31 March 2017
one of my first Jobs, working at Best Buy was very fun. if you are good at Sales and are good with people than this is the place for you. very friendly people and a good work environment.
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Decent Job for on in school
Digital Audio Specialist - Sales (Part-time) (Former Employee) –  Ancaster, ON28 February 2017
In college or university? This is a great flexible job with lost of perks being an employee.

If you want to be a retailer for life you may see advancement but it's a decent paying employer with great employee discounts.
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Fine as a first experience job
Sales Department - Mobile sales representative (Former Employee) –  Montréal, QC13 February 2017
Prepare yourself to learn alone, not much time is given to understand the task to do correctly. The responsables aren't very professional and they seem not to care.
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Part Time Best Buy
Sales Representative (Former Employee) –  Cambridge, ON16 January 2017
Dealing with customer inquires about certain products.

Helping customers decide what TV or laptop will work for their need.

Management did a good job keeping the employees focused and pushing the pace to make quality sales.
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Amazing Staff
Sales (Former Employee) –  Ottawa, ON2 January 2017
The employees are simply amazing and nice! Makes me feel like part of a family. Can be busy during holidays but you do so much work and time flies, it was simply the best experience of my life
Pros
During events: free meals
Cons
Sometimes can be empty
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What I learned
Sales Representative (Former Employee) –  Edmonton, AB23 November 2016
I learned to handle customers sensitive information with care. I had to handle there social insurance numbers and credit information.
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Great placeTo work
Sales Representative (Current Employee) –  Heartland14 October 2016
Good culture
Good training
Management culture is good as well
It's good place to gain experience into sales and learning the skills needed to be a good sales person.
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Great part time job for students
Sales Represenative (Former Employee) –  Carbondale, IL16 August 2016
This is a great part time job for students who are interested in working with technology.

The pay was slightly above average, and the job culture was fun and upbeat.
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I had been working in Future Shop
Sales Representative (Former Employee) –  Vancouver, BC13 July 2016
I was working in Future Shop where was a commission base environment,it was really good for me because I consider myself as sales person who can keep his client for life.so I was making good money.
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Great place to work
Sales (Current Employee) –  Abbotsford, BC22 June 2016
Best buy is a great environment to work in, you learn a lot and management is always willing to help coach you into becoming better and also excelling in your job.

Best part of the job is being able to communicate with customers and gain a more personal connection with your client.

The staff is also always friendly, working with each other to help each other.
Pros
great work environment, management is great
Cons
shift work varies
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Fun and easy work place
Sales Representative - Mobile department (Former Employee) –  Surrey-White Rock, BC10 June 2016
Days at best buy were fun and unique. Days were different and the management is very accommodating to the staff at best buy.
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amazing workplace with options to take additional breaks if employee feels nessary
Sales Representative (Part Time) (Current Employee) –  North York, ON22 May 2016
its an amazing job for experience. they take very good care of you. everyone loves to help each other out. this company also gives you alot of options to climb up the ladder
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Fun Environment work great with school schudele
Car Audio Sales Representative (Former Employee) –  Edmonton, AB16 May 2016
Easygoing managers that are always there to answer questions you are uncertain of. Weekly staff meetings gives new staff members to know individuals who they are and what departments there in charge of
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