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Forum: Are You An Employee Of Blockbuster? November 25th, 2007, 09:01 AM
Replies: 1,099
Views: 142,435
Posted By Tbob
is that back? I could swear that it was on there...

is that back? I could swear that it was on there over the summer.
Forum: Are You An Employee Of Blockbuster? August 27th, 2007, 07:44 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 2,718
Posted By Tbob
straighten the wall, straighten the core, vacuum,...

straighten the wall, straighten the core, vacuum, mop if needed, restock soda, restock candy, clean bathroom if needed, clean windows/doors (always needed. no argument.), clean and wipe down...
Forum: Are You An Employee Of Blockbuster? August 25th, 2007, 07:29 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 2,038
Posted By Tbob
they actually got that fairly well worked out,...

they actually got that fairly well worked out, although simply because I was the only fucking manager who was even there/a manager long enough to GET my own code, everyone else used mine too.

so the...
Forum: Are You An Employee Of Blockbuster? August 24th, 2007, 05:44 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 2,038
Posted By Tbob
someone broke into my store this morning

I was sleeping here peacefully, trying to rest up for a big day at work. I had an interview to conduct, sales goals to meet, and all sorts of duties and tasks to accomplish. I knew that i'd never get...
Forum: Are You An Employee Of Blockbuster? June 27th, 2007, 02:01 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,010
Posted By Tbob
I quit today.

everyone in my store, on both sides of the counter, and everyone in the company that knew me, liked me. with the exception of my new SM (1 month) and my DM. My DM dislikes me because I asked for a...
Forum: Are You An Employee Of Blockbuster? June 18th, 2007, 01:23 PM
Replies: 152
Views: 5,917
Posted By Tbob
id' like to nominate myself, because like a good...

id' like to nominate myself, because like a good DL, i'm never around and only check in once in a while and enver look too closely.
Forum: Are You An Employee Of Blockbuster? June 17th, 2007, 08:46 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 2,831
Posted By Tbob
why should we take it seriously? we all know that...

why should we take it seriously? we all know that no matter how many we sell, the DM is going to ask us for more, and the only benefit from ever exceeding our goal is that *IF* your dm likes your...
Forum: Are You An Employee Of Blockbuster? June 17th, 2007, 08:35 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 3,517
Posted By Tbob
Because I'd like to wear it UNTIL my DL notices...

Because I'd like to wear it UNTIL my DL notices and tells me to stop, at which point i'd like to point out the rule as justification as to why I thought it was acceptable

Mostly i'm just looking for...
Forum: Are You An Employee Of Blockbuster? June 13th, 2007, 09:49 PM
Replies: 152
Views: 11,401
Posted By Tbob
I had one woman had her daughter bake me cookies,...

I had one woman had her daughter bake me cookies, another couple customers keep offering me jobs elsewhere, a third customer helped me with my house hunting, a girl today wrote down her phone # and...
Forum: Are You An Employee Of Blockbuster? June 13th, 2007, 09:40 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 3,517
Posted By Tbob
dress code question (business attire)

I recall reading somewhere that a manager can wear 'Casual Business Attire' instead of the polo/khaki uniform.

I was digging through the SOP/Employee Handbook, and the only reference I could find to...
Forum: Are You An Employee Of Blockbuster? May 1st, 2007, 03:12 PM
Replies: 778
Views: 81,266
Posted By Tbob
think of it this way: we don't gain any money....

think of it this way: we don't gain any money. but neither does hollywood video, movie gallery, red box video...

my first SM (the one I had the most respect for, and IMO had the best sense out of...
Forum: Are You An Employee Of Blockbuster? May 1st, 2007, 02:34 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 2,397
Posted By Tbob
i was going to make this thread. my store is...

i was going to make this thread. my store is hemorrhaging (spelt properly the first time!) employees like mad. We've lost at least 6 CSRs in the past 2 months. 3 useful ones and at least 3 who quit...
Forum: Are You An Employee Of Blockbuster? April 27th, 2007, 07:21 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 2,031
Posted By Tbob
1-800-[online customer service number]

is apparently a phone sex line. and for some reason i'm entirely unsuprised that blockbuster would have a 'customer service number' that's 2 digits away from being fucked. 2 digits which people are...
Forum: Are You An Employee Of Blockbuster? April 21st, 2007, 10:38 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 2,528
Posted By Tbob
i've heard nothing of this total snackness. I get...

i've heard nothing of this total snackness. I get more information from this site than i do from my superiors. which is odd, because they'd probably try and fire me for posting here.
Forum: Are You An Employee Of Blockbuster? April 20th, 2007, 10:54 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 2,528
Posted By Tbob
Blockbuster employees are considered the same level as mcdonalds workers

when really our job is much closer to that of Librarian.

except we probably have more fun outside of work. and less old women.

anyway, with the upcoming "OnDemand" threat nullifying the "NO...
Forum: Are You An Employee Of Blockbuster? April 16th, 2007, 04:43 PM
Replies: 42
Views: 2,835
Posted By Tbob
in my store, we don't do credits on employee...

in my store, we don't do credits on employee accounts. at all. not even voids.

if it rings up, they pay for it. if they miscount, they still pay for it. if they have a problem, they can appeal to...
Forum: Are You An Employee Of Blockbuster? April 4th, 2007, 09:42 PM
Replies: 40
Views: 3,287
Posted By Tbob
and you're an SM!?!?!?! jesus christ. leave the...

and you're an SM!?!?!?!

jesus christ. leave the trusting happy love sunshine to the newly promoted shiftleads. at your level you should know better.
Forum: Are You An Employee Of Blockbuster? April 4th, 2007, 09:35 PM
Replies: 40
Views: 3,287
Posted By Tbob
yeah, i've had LP leave paperwork on a desk after...

yeah, i've had LP leave paperwork on a desk after sleuthing a bit, and the paperwork appeared to show every command entered by a certain employee number. either way, call them, DEFINITELY call them....
Forum: Archive April 4th, 2007, 09:29 PM
Replies: 2,085
Views: 248,846
Posted By Tbob
ah, cause I started in 05, and our business has...

ah, cause I started in 05, and our business has been on the upswing, but we literally have competition across the street, and 2-3 indie rental places within a mile as well.

I love having the...
Forum: Are You An Employee Of Blockbuster? April 4th, 2007, 11:02 AM
Replies: 59
Views: 4,204
Posted By Tbob
my store tends to ruin relationships. i've only...

my store tends to ruin relationships. i've only known one guy who had a relationship that didn't end miserably during his tenure at BBV.

ironically, the only person i know of still working there...
Forum: Archive April 4th, 2007, 10:56 AM
Replies: 2,085
Views: 248,846
Posted By Tbob
you're going to have to scan a copy of your labor...

you're going to have to scan a copy of your labor report, because i don't fucking believe you. My store is fairly busy, but ~1000 is what we get back on a sunday or monday. regular days we get back...
Forum: Archive April 3rd, 2007, 10:10 PM
Replies: 2,085
Views: 248,846
Posted By Tbob
kids these days bitchin about selling rewards....

kids these days bitchin about selling rewards. you know what i mean?

i'm fucking ECSTATIC about the fact that rewards count as sales again, they're so easy to get. even without renewals counting,...
Forum: Are You An Employee Of Blockbuster? April 1st, 2007, 10:14 PM
Replies: 48
Views: 3,935
Posted By Tbob
the first one had me going. I was about to ask...

the first one had me going.

I was about to ask you to upload the tape.
Forum: Are You An Employee Of Blockbuster? March 30th, 2007, 11:33 PM
Replies: 74
Views: 3,689
Posted By Tbob
what a moran

what a moran
Forum: Are You An Employee Of Blockbuster? March 30th, 2007, 11:31 PM
Replies: 108
Views: 6,955
Posted By Tbob
I'd love to spread tales of my sexual prowess on...

I'd love to spread tales of my sexual prowess on these boards. but frankly, you're all below my standards, and probably hideously ugly, and I don't like the idea of any of you becoming irresistably...
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