The 25 Worst Things About Working In Retail

The 25 Worst Things About Working In Retail

18:29 25 March in Memes, Point of Sale, Retail
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1. Seeing as how most retailers begin their day with customers waiting at the door, it only seems fitting that Morpheus sets the tone for this list.

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2. When a customer expects a refund without any proof of the purchase:

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3. When you’re asked this ridiculous question:

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4. Admit it, we’re all guilty of this knee-slapper.

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5. Self-centered customers (note: this is a common theme).

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6. When the lines are unusually long and the store is packed:

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7. Loud, bratty kids. Loud, bratty kids everywhere!

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8. Scumbag Steve doesn’t like opened packages.

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9. When you try to call in sick and your boss has no sympathy:

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10. The Joker doesn’t like two-faced customers.

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11. I remember the days when this was not an issue. Should those days be called “the good ol’ days of retail”?

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12. When customers, managers and other employees push you to the point of insanity:

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13. When a new employee is nice to the customers:

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14. When a customer threatens your job for something they’re typically in the wrong for:

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15. This also happens when their card is declined.

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16. Well? Which is it?

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17. When a customer doesn’t know the price of the product and there’s no barcode on it:

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18. What’s worse is that they think you want to hear it.

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19. Fuggedaboutit!

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20. When a customer knowingly does this:

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21. We only supply it. You’re the one who’s demanding it!

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22. When a customer sarcastically asks why you’re not smiling:

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23. When a customer unfolds all of the clothes on display and doesn’t buy a single thing:

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24. Because the outcome is usually #5 or #14.

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25. Oh, it’s a ghost town in the store until 5-10 mins before closing time.

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