Questions and Answers about The Vitamin Shoppe

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How do they train employees about their products? There are so many products!

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You mostly learn through asking your manager questions and talking with customers on the floor. You definitely walk away from a shift learning at least one new thing every day

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Through computer training but it is hard to find the time. Most of the training is hands-on and knowledge is learned through experience.

Answered - Assistant Manager (Former Employee) - Bellevue, WA

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Lol never did..

Answered - DC Worker (Former Employee) - new jersey

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V University and hands on training

Answered - Assistant Store Manager (Current Employee) - Hilo, HI

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There is an online University that each employee is required to take. Each part last up to 9 months and then a big final, like college. If everything is done well, a raise is issued. I have done mine and gotten my raises thus far.

Answered - Health Enthusiast (Current Employee) - Poughkeepsie, NY

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Training wasn't that good, had a lot of learn as you go method

Answered - Inventory Associate (Former Employee) - Ashland, VA

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The Vitamin Shoppe has an online program called Vitamin Shoppe University that teaches you about their products that is mandatory for all employees to complete.

Answered - Assistant Store Manager (Former Employee) - Jensen Beach, FL

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They make you take courses

Answered - Assistant Store Manager (Current Employee) - New York, NY

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They make you take courses explaining the products, and their benefits.

Answered - Assistant Store Manager (Current Employee) - New York, NY

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