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I just found a picture of their CompTIA A+ test lol
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The people in this thread are absolutely unbelievable.

I ask, "Hey guys, I want to get promoted so I can get health insurance, anything you'd like to see improved at the gaming section in your local Best Buy?"

And I get in return

"I don't like how the 8800GT is price the same as the 470"

Brilliant
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I just found a picture of their CompTIA A+ test lol
Never taken that test, and excellent work proving a single question on a test of 79 is goofy. You are clearly a scholar.
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I could tell by the Gizmodo watermark across the whole bottom of the picture. Again, nice work, tech genius.
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Come on, fellas. Let's try and be respectable and respond to the OP with some helpful and insightful comments. We all understand Best Buy has it's downsides (like any business) and it is the target of harsh criticism. But the OP wants suggestions which could actually help improve an aspect of the store. At least it's a start.
    
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Come on, fellas. Let's try and be respectable and respond to the OP with some helpful and insightful comments. We all understand Best Buy has it's downsides (like any business) and it is the target of harsh criticism. But the OP wants suggestions which could actually help improve an aspect of the store. At least it's a start.
Thank you.
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You should just work at microcenter. I love the customer service there. I was interested in buying a SSD and the man helping me made sure i got the right size for my operating systems. He knew exactly how big an installation of Ubuntu and Windows seven were. Great service. Unlike best buy where the employee helping me didnt know "what that is" when i asked for an SSD.
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Yea, everyone can bash BB if they want, and they really are justified 99% of the time. But guys, lets read the OP. He's applying for a managers job and they want to know his ideas for the department. Let's just offer some ideas and bite our tongue on how bad BB is. Also, if you REALLY think BB sux so bad, offer up some REAL solutions that this guy can bring to his boss' to see if he can help at least his branch out...

I find that theres a lot of wasted space in BB stores. My local store uses up an entire aisle just for keyboards, and they only have roughly 8 on display... Seems rather wasteful. The space could be used for much better purposes.
I also find components are always stuck into a small corner and have extremely little choice.
How about convincing the boss' to have multiple computers hooked up to a single monitor and kvm switch so people can "try" more computers out and compare, all in a smaller space. Right now theres a ton of space used up for 3-4 demo computers, thats a lot of wasted space. BB could have many more configurations and options set up for people ready to try in the same space or less, win!

I'll try to think of a few more later, gf just called...
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