Pros: shift changes, ability to work full time hours
Cons: no benefits for short hour employees, no way to move up the corporate ladder, work attire limitations
A typical day includes scheduled hours that don't always coincide with my life. I've learned a great deal of patience and tolerance from working in retail.
There is quite a bit of turmoil and gossip among employees and managers on a day-to-day basis.
The hardest part of the job is dealing with people who are not always friendly or cooperative with store – more... policies. As well as not knowing your schedule more than a week in advance, unreasonable shifts, and holiday job responsibilities.
The most enjoyable part of the job is getting to work with people I do get along with and being able to change my availability. – less