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The typical interview questions about why you want to work there, how you'd deal with upset customers, etc. We also spoke about how much I read and what type of books I like. Also about sale initiatives, and how well could you sell the extras to customers (magazines for millionaires, the Books-A-Million membership, donation drives, etc.)

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Yes. My manager has pinkish red hair, and one barista has pink hair

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Paying 10.00 an hour not worth getting out of bed in the morning

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Business casual. You can wear slacks and a dress shirt.

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Provide professional development for all employees, increase wages for all employees, and stop forcing employees to sell the magazine subscription.

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No they won't at my store.

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Most stores post bookseller and barista positions at all times, regardless of whether they're actively hiring or not. If the store is not actively hiring when you apply, it may take quite some time for you to hear back.

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Mainly the pay, but also because of several extreme issues with the management team.

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Yes. Nearly everyone at my store is a student, including myself. It's very easy for me to work around my class schedule

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Books a Million pays bi weekly.

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