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Forum: News August 18th, 2010, 08:42 PM
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Their business model is archaic and antiquated...

Their business model is archaic and antiquated and the company is incapable of developing new technology. Instead, they copy other technologically advanced businesses such as Netflicks. They also...
Forum: Are You An Employee Of Blockbuster? December 6th, 2008, 10:10 PM
Replies: 79
Views: 8,289
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The last time I stepped foot into a Blockbuster...

The last time I stepped foot into a Blockbuster was my last day of employment......approximately 5 months ago. I have no desire to even go in as a customer.
Forum: Are You An Employee Of Blockbuster? November 15th, 2008, 09:15 AM
Replies: 79
Views: 8,289
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Why did you quit? Because BBV is antiquated, not...

Why did you quit? Because BBV is antiquated, not employee friendly, and I felt like an overpaid cashier instead of the store manager.

How did you quit? I gave two weeks notice in person to my DM...
Forum: Are You An Employee Of Blockbuster? October 25th, 2008, 11:08 PM
Replies: 87
Views: 11,020
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What should you do? Update your resume and get...

What should you do? Update your resume and get the hell out of BB.
Forum: Are You An Employee Of Blockbuster? September 27th, 2008, 05:03 PM
Replies: 79
Views: 8,289
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I got the hell out of BBV and don't regret my...

I got the hell out of BBV and don't regret my decision for a minute. Being gone only confirms how screwed up and whacked Blockbuster truly is. Without a doubt it is far and away the most employee...
Forum: Are You An Employee Of Blockbuster? September 6th, 2008, 11:39 PM
Replies: 53
Views: 6,884
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Life is good away from BBV. So good in fact,...

Life is good away from BBV. So good in fact, those who I work with don't talk about poop, farting and all the other intellectual things that run rampant on this board. If anyone is interested, the...
Forum: Are You An Employee Of Blockbuster? September 4th, 2008, 08:54 AM
Replies: 53
Views: 6,884
Posted By need answers
Cool So you're not even a manager; therefore you...

So you're not even a manager; therefore you haven't a clue what I'm talking about. Simply being a CSR would be a fun job. I wasn't hired to be a CSR; but I did mostly CSR work due to labor demand. ...
Forum: Are You An Employee Of Blockbuster? September 4th, 2008, 08:34 AM
Replies: 53
Views: 6,884
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Far from perfect.....believe me. I am a realist...

Far from perfect.....believe me. I am a realist though and I would rather be the one to terminate my employment than eventually be laid off because a company has gone out of business. It's...
Forum: Are You An Employee Of Blockbuster? September 3rd, 2008, 01:48 PM
Replies: 53
Views: 6,884
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I believe I mentioned it in an earlier post. I...

I believe I mentioned it in an earlier post. I work at one of three places; I prefer not to mention which one. I was offered a position at Whole Foods, Costco and Trader Joes.
Forum: Are You An Employee Of Blockbuster? September 3rd, 2008, 12:04 PM
Replies: 53
Views: 6,884
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Yes it is! Imagine, technology that keeps up to...

Yes it is! Imagine, technology that keeps up to date with the millennium. Cordless scanners at the register, flat screen monitors, POS operates off Windows XP, few if any technical problems. ...
Forum: Are You An Employee Of Blockbuster? September 1st, 2008, 09:26 AM
Replies: 53
Views: 6,884
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Denial runs deep and wide. It's easier to call...

Denial runs deep and wide. It's easier to call people names with differing opinions than it is to readily accept the truth about one's livelihood. I'm amazed at the amount of people on this board...
Forum: Are You An Employee Of Blockbuster? August 28th, 2008, 08:59 AM
Replies: 53
Views: 6,884
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You will, it just may not be voluntarily on your...

You will, it just may not be voluntarily on your part. I give Blockbuster 5 years. Gone are the days of Beta, VHS, 8 track tapes, vinyl records, and even DVD's are being replaced by Blu Ray. ...
Forum: Are You An Employee Of Blockbuster? August 27th, 2008, 11:20 PM
Replies: 53
Views: 6,884
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Bye Bye Blockbuster

Two more days and my stint with Blockbuster is over. I wish all of you the best and moreover I hope you have your resumes updated. Get out now while you can.
Forum: Are You An Employee Of Blockbuster? August 18th, 2008, 09:52 PM
Replies: 214
Views: 20,340
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I've already given my notice. I start my new job...

I've already given my notice. I start my new job the beginning of September. I haven't the time, energy, nor the inclination to do anything other than what I was hired to do. I never burn my...
Forum: Do You Hate Blockbuster Video? August 15th, 2008, 09:08 AM
Replies: 92
Views: 8,627
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It's meant as a metaphor. Do you know what a...

It's meant as a metaphor. Do you know what a metaphor is? One does not go to any dictionary when defining a word used as a metaphor.

To actually go so far as to dissect the intending meaning, when...
Forum: Are You An Employee Of Blockbuster? August 14th, 2008, 04:33 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 2,335
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I'm a store manager, much hated on this message...

I'm a store manager, much hated on this message board. I agree 100% and no CSR should ever be left alone in the store and I know of no contract regarding "selling". As a matter of fact, not long ago...
Forum: Are You An Employee Of Blockbuster? August 14th, 2008, 04:26 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 2,335
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Ignorant statement to say the least. One of the...

Ignorant statement to say the least. One of the brightest, most intelligent and wealthiest person I know is dyslexic and therefore has horrible spelling and grammar.
Forum: Do You Hate Blockbuster Video? August 14th, 2008, 03:43 PM
Replies: 92
Views: 8,627
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Nice try. Lemming: lemˇming [ lémming ]...

Nice try.

Lemming: lemˇming [ lémming ] (plural lemˇmings)

noun

A member of a large group of people who blindly follow one another on a course of action that will lead to destruction for all...
Forum: Are You An Employee Of Blockbuster? August 14th, 2008, 08:59 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 2,335
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Why should you be grateful for that? That is the...

Why should you be grateful for that? That is the standard minimum wage in California as of January 2008. If you live in the City of San Francisco the minimum wage is $9.36; effective January...
Forum: Do You Hate Blockbuster Video? August 12th, 2008, 09:16 PM
Replies: 92
Views: 8,627
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I did change it, I've quit Blockbuster. Yes, my...

I did change it, I've quit Blockbuster. Yes, my previous job prior to BB was extremely stressful, for reasons you haven't the foggiest idea. I knew going into BB that the future did not look good;...
Forum: Do You Hate Blockbuster Video? August 12th, 2008, 07:16 AM
Replies: 92
Views: 8,627
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And someone on this board mentioned how they pity...

And someone on this board mentioned how they pity me? You guys are laughable. You go to work, come home and log onto a message board called "I Hate Blockbuster" and have mundane conversations to...
Forum: Do You Hate Blockbuster Video? August 11th, 2008, 07:24 PM
Replies: 92
Views: 8,627
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I know I'll be happy....thanks for the sweet...

I know I'll be happy....thanks for the sweet sentiment. I hope you'll be happy at this company you love so much......even after it sinks into oblivion. Will you defend it while applying for...
Forum: Do You Hate Blockbuster Video? August 11th, 2008, 06:39 AM
Replies: 92
Views: 8,627
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Correct, I have utter disdain for Blockbuster,...

Correct, I have utter disdain for Blockbuster, the fact it is neither employee or customer friendly, nothing works properly, etc. Now why would you assume that what I post on this forum is how I am...
Forum: Do You Hate Blockbuster Video? August 11th, 2008, 06:34 AM
Replies: 92
Views: 8,627
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My replacement is being externally promoted from...

My replacement is being externally promoted from another store and need only be familiarized with this particular store, current staff, their personalities, who the best sellers are their weaknesses...
Forum: Do You Hate Blockbuster Video? August 10th, 2008, 09:24 PM
Replies: 92
Views: 8,627
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I stopped job hunting over 3 weeks ago. I start...

I stopped job hunting over 3 weeks ago. I start my new job the beginning of September. My DM is not "desperated".....my replacement is already available and is in training...by me because of my...
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