What do you wish you knew about your job when you first started out?
Retail Store Manager in Tupelo:
"I make the door swing."
Have passion for what you sale, set goals higher than you are comfortable with, it is better to hire drive and ambition, rather than previous experience.
Retail Store Manager in Burlington:
"The hours are horrible."
When things are good, they are great but when things are bad, they are really bad!
Retail Store Manager in Las Vegas:
Do what you really want, retail is not for everyone. You really must want to work with people and for people. You must be able to handle stress well, and work under pressure.
Retail Store Manager in Los Angeles:
Having an energetic and positive attitude makes for an all around enjoyable workplace for your employees and attracts more customers which in turn boosts sales.
Retail Store Manager in Lorain:
"Russell Cellular SSTM."
Interview, review the compensation, set a budget accordingly, then decide if it's worth it.