Number of Employees: 150K+
Headquarters: Richfield, MN
Best Buy is the largest consumer electronics retailer in the United States. With over 1400 stores in North America, Best Buy is often recognized as the ?Blue Blue Box? in reference to the appearance of the stores? exteriors. When entering a Best Buy retail store, consumers can expect to find a warehouse filled with electronics, computers, cell phones, movies, DVDs and even appliances. Aside from physical products, Best Buy also offers services, such as installation, maintenance, tech support, and subscription services for cell phones and internet service.
The majority of potential employees that interview with Best Buy report a positive interview experience. In addition to applying in person, applicants can also fill out an online employment application, which is usually followed up with a phone interview. Second interviews are conducted face-to-face and usually include a question and answer session, in addition to a personality test. Expect to answer questions about how to resolve conflict and what you would do in the case of shoplifting, for example. Applicants who are offered positions may need to complete a drug test and background check.