It depends, when I started there was definitely coaching to approach customers, but I think it changed a lot in the last few years. American stores generally have pushy sales people, but we tried to be friendly and my best friend and I were never crazy about selling our pro card thing and all this extra bullshit, we wanted to get the customer the best game for their money, but GameStop isn’t making a lot of money, Digital and Amazon are killing them, which is why they acquired ThinkGeek to have a new revenue stream. GameStop makes most of it’s money from Preowned games and also selling warranty’s and the Pro Card (one of the only things that they get 100% profit on), so all of that combined with store closures makes people pushy and the company makes managers change from being legitimately customer focused (make their experience memorable, be their friend) to customer comes second to selling product to increase revenue, which is what every store does, but GameStop’s performance review and customer survey ask if the associate offered all of these things to you, and if they don’t and the customer notes that in the survey then that employee fails the survey and gets bad marks and it could cost them their job if it happens a lot.
That’s right. So, for every $100 you earn, you will only get $60, with very little rebate at tax time. You know how you always wait for your money from the IRS on your tax returns? Well GOOD LUCK SUCKERS! Because you are going to PAY through the nose for healthcare! If you make $500 a week, your paycheck will be only $300.
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