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Regarding the last couple posts, I really don't think they go out of their way to hire certain kinds of people. They hire who they think can sell their products. When it comes down to it, they're looking for salespeople, not tech enthusiasts.

In addition, the HDMI cable thing is like this: a higher quality HDMI cable will improve the strength of the audio signal over a long distance. THAT IS ALL. It will not make your video or audio better. It will simply retain more of the data over a longer distance.
Quality over distance matters but most people have 6-12 ft. long cables. A monoprice cable will be sufficient for their needs.
post #42 of 149
lol if the video haset been edited i dont see where best buy has any legal right to ask them to do crap last i check blue shirts cant be trademarked heck walmart employs wear blue shirts.
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lol
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It's hilarious, best buy thinks their employees are "informed".
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A lot of Best Buy employees really do act like that guy in the commercial

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Oh this is very worthy, becuase 99% of ocners do all there year round shopping on newegg.
I wouldn't say all lol
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post #46 of 149
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Regarding the last couple posts, I really don't think they go out of their way to hire certain kinds of people. They hire who they think can sell their products. When it comes down to it, they're looking for salespeople, not tech enthusiasts.
In regards to their hiring practices, it's pretty obvious they hire idiots. Frankly if you cant figure out how to do research and put together a computer then your not very smart or you just don't know how to use the internet. Either way won't know much other then what best buy teaches you and your "salesperson" skills which you use to rip off the technologically ignorant. Which is probably why they hire the people they hire.
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In regards to their hiring practices, it's pretty obvious they hire idiots. Frankly if you cant figure out how to do research and put together a computer then your not very smart or you just don't know how to use the internet. Either way won't know much other then what best buy teaches you and your "salesperson" skills which you use to rip off the technologically ignorant. Which is probably why they hire the people they hire.
Thanks for calling me an idiot.
     
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Thanks for calling me an idiot.
You (not an idiot) are in a very small percentage of the workers.
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You are in a very small percentage of workers.
This is true, however broad generalizations are not welcome in threads such as this. Broad generalizations in general shouldn't be used on forums, ever. To get back on topic though, there are a few people I work with (four) who I talk to frequently about the latest online news or the coolest new hardware toys. It's nice being a part of the inner circle from outside work when you're at work. The thing is, Best Buy does not like us to quote other websites as sources, so it winds up being this "we know Engadget says this about such and such, just don't use them as a reference or state information you see on their website." Which is awkward.
     
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You (not an idiot) are in a very small percentage of the workers.
Double post for emphasis? Haha
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