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life of a retail workaholic.
|life of a retail workaholic.
|It's that time of the year boys and girls: the holidays. The one time of year where the nation goes shopping crazy, and my hours at work become crazier and crazier. |
Case in point, I worked 9 hrs today. Between the last three days, I've worked 30 hrs. Day after thanksgiving, I went into work at 3:30am. The next day, I was in at 5am. Within the last three days, I've rang in about 20,000 worth of merchandise. 65% of that was on Friday.
Today I admitted to my manager that I might be a workaholic. Just might actually be. I live for 40 hour weeks and tired feet. I am here to please, clean out fitting rooms, help you find that special gift, etc etc.
But what I cannot believe is some of the lows the industry experienced on Friday. People shooting each...[read more]