Retail Store Manager Advice

Q: What do you wish you knew about your job when you first started out?

Retail Store Manager in Jeddah:
"My job teach me A Lot."
Be Honest. Smart worker. Be Professional.

Retail Store Manager in Boston:
"Pay grade."
Get a job description, ask for benefits. Ask what duties are entailed?

Retail Store Manager in Grove City:
"What you don't know about being a store manager."
This position an lead you into many others in the retail world. I've used many skills, and developed many people. It can be very rewarding but also very difficult. You must be able to multi task, adjust to many different situations and work difficult hours.

Retail Store Manager in Atlanta:
"You need to manage by the numbers!"
Find out as much as you can about the sales history and come up with a plan to improve it.

Retail Store Manager in Klamath Falls:
"How much documentation is required."
Get organized as soon as possible. Find a place for everything. Start out firm, you can soften later.

Retail Store Manager in Los Angeles:
"If there was room to grow."
If you feel like you have reached your highest point at a certain company it's time to start looking for an opportunity somewhere else.

Retail Store Manager in Miami:
"Transparency restrictions."
Maintain honest and open communication.