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Stores Executive Intern

June - August 2019 • Bridgewater Township, NJ

What I liked

Overall this was a really great internship program. Throughout the 10 weeks I was in a store learning how a large retailer a run. This was a hands on internship where you learn a lot of management skills.

What I wish was different

I wish I had other interns in my store. There were other interns in the district, but we only saw each other once.

Advice

Be ready to work retail hours and be on your feet all day.
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Customer service

May 2017 • Chicago, IL

What I liked

The people and the atmosphere

What I wish was different

I wish people get paid based on performance

Advice

The job is only fun if you put in the effort
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Food and beverage expert

June 2017 • Hudson, WI

What I liked

The flexible hours and type of work environment

What I wish was different

Better dedication of resources and priorities to tasks

Advice

Be prepared to work alone most of the time and be thrown into the work.
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Cashier

October 2018 - August 2019 • New York City, NY

What I liked

What I wish was different

Advice

Always ask questions. It doesn't help to shy away from the prospect of going above and beyond to serve the guest. Your supervisors are there to guide you and your coworkers are there to lend a helping hand when you need one.
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Cashier

June - August 2019 • Westbury, NY

What I liked

Good working environment, helpful coworkers, feels less like fellow workers and more like a secondary family

What I wish was different

Perhaps giving even better effort into excellent customer service

Advice

Face every problem that comes your way with a steadfast smile and spirit
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Apparel and Accessories Associate

December 2018 • Sterling, VA

What I liked

My coworkers were very friendly and helpful and the pay was nice.

What I wish was different

I did not get much training and requesting time off could be a hassle.

Advice

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Backroom team member

May 2017 • Apple Valley, MN

What I liked

Being able to have flexible hours.

What I wish was different

I wish that the backroom was more organized and ready for us when we got to work.

Advice

Have fun with the job and don't let it ruin your day.
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Team Member

September 2017 • Dubuque, IA

What I liked

The people I worked with.

What I wish was different

The work load.

Advice

Do your job quickly and efficiently, that's what management is looking for.
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style consultant

June 2018 • Arlington Heights, IL

What I liked

the constant learning environment.

What I wish was different

More employees would have been helpful

Advice

retail is a constant learning experience. I have learned so much about HR, working with the public and time efficiency
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Executive store intern

June - August 2019 • Lodi, CA

What I liked

I liked learning all the different roles

What I wish was different

I wish Incas more guided in my experience.

Advice

Take control of your training! You are untimely in charge of what you want to learn and they are very impressed when you are assertive.
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Cashier

June - August 2019 • Golden, CO

What I liked

I loved the opportunity to build my communication skills through customer service engagement.

What I wish was different

I wish my schedule had been a bit more regular.

Advice

Do not put times on your availability if you are not available/do not want to work then, you will be scheduled irregularly. Just be honest about the times that you want to work.
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Style consultant

May 2019 • Chicago, IL

What I liked

My coworkers and ability to have freedom during projects

What I wish was different

Advice

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Cosmetic Consultant

June 2019 • Blue Springs, MO

What I liked

Meeting new people

What I wish was different

I wish the job description matched the actual job

Advice

You may not always work somewhere you like, but those places are just stepping stones to where you want to be one day.
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Flexible Fulfillment

June 2018 • Fredericksburg, VA

What I liked

The hours were nice.

What I wish was different

I wish I could’ve worked in a job that pertains to my major.

Advice

Don’t stay in retail.
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Sales Floor

May 2016 • Grafton, WI

What I liked

Very flexible with hours. Pays well.

What I wish was different

Advice

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Closing Expert

June 2018 • Los Angeles, CA

What I liked

I enjoyed all the people you there. I met a lot of people from different colleges. I was able to network with my manger who graduated from California State University Fullerton.

What I wish was different

I wish the scheduling was better, the policy there could of been better. You are required to be fully available during the weekends no matter what.

Advice

Only work there if you need the job experience to start building up your resume
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Apparel and Accessories Associate

November 2018 • White Marsh, MD

What I liked

The training was thorough and there are so many hardworking and kind people there as well as many things to do so it made coming to work enjoyable but also fast-paced

What I wish was different

Advice

Be prepared to be a team player and help out whenever it’s needed and manage your time wisely. Both of these will ensure success through each shift.
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Cashier

May 2018 - August 2019 • West Jordan, UT

What I liked

Serving and interacting with guest.

What I wish was different

Standing

Advice

Its okay
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Guest Service Supervisor

June 2016 • Sun Prairie, WI

What I liked

I like the pay and flexibility

What I wish was different

Management was poor

Advice

Everyone is so nice there and it’s a great and easy place to work for great pay!
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Grocery Stocker

June - September 2019 • Sun Prairie, WI

What I liked

Fast pace working environment, always on your feet and moving around, never sitting at a desk.

What I wish was different

Clearer direction about daily tasks and trainings.

Advice

Do a good job and get your work done on time. Be able to adapt to needs of store and supervisor
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