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Forum: Are You An Employee Of Blockbuster? February 23rd, 2013, 05:23 AM
Replies: 176
Views: 43,005
Posted By Glass Half Empty
I worked at the company for almost 13 years and...

I worked at the company for almost 13 years and not all of this happened at 1 store but all did happen in my district. The pop bottle incident happened at the Miamisburg OH store. This guy was a...
Forum: Are You An Employee Of Blockbuster? February 17th, 2013, 02:32 PM
Replies: 176
Views: 43,005
Posted By Glass Half Empty
Haven't been on here in 6 months-sorry to see it...

Haven't been on here in 6 months-sorry to see it shut down. I lurked on here for years before finally adding to the fun. My name is Renee and I worked at 2 stores in Dayton OH area. The first store...
Forum: Are You An Employee Of Blockbuster? August 17th, 2012, 01:53 PM
Replies: 43
Views: 10,036
Posted By Glass Half Empty
["Your what the french call les incompetant."...

["Your what the french call les incompetant." What movie is that from.....QUOTE=Hot Head;358231]There is a french word for you incompetent Retard replaced with incompetent[/QUOTE]
Forum: Are You An Employee Of Blockbuster? August 17th, 2012, 01:24 PM
Replies: 48
Views: 12,762
Posted By Glass Half Empty
I really don't miss working at...

I really don't miss working at Blockbuster.....What happened to the 10% raise everyone was told they would get after they closed all of us in March/April?
Forum: Other Ranting and Raving March 25th, 2012, 04:56 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 2,142
Posted By Glass Half Empty
Last Day

Well today ends my employment with bbv- 12 long years. I feel a tinge of sadness because I will miss my co-workers. Any loyal/favorite customers stopped coming in weeks ago so no sadness there. I do...
Forum: Letters March 23rd, 2012, 06:27 PM
Replies: 45
Views: 19,086
Posted By Glass Half Empty
I've worked for the company since late '99 and we...

I've worked for the company since late '99 and we only were able to hire 18 year olds. We did hire 2 high school seniors and had to adhere to labor laws on schoolnights. The one kid was probably the...
Forum: Are You An Employee Of Blockbuster? March 14th, 2012, 06:47 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 7,390
Posted By Glass Half Empty
So maybe my store closing isn't the worse thing...

So maybe my store closing isn't the worse thing in the world?? Because it sounds like the new Dish selling bullshit is going to be ALL KINDS of fun...Does anyone remember when we started our...
Forum: Are You An Employee Of Blockbuster? March 12th, 2012, 06:39 AM
Replies: 52
Views: 9,639
Posted By Glass Half Empty
They are in the process of closing around 7...

They are in the process of closing around 7 stores in my area-only keeping maybe 2 or 3 "Go Forward" stores within 45 miles of each other. People are finding other jobs and if they feel no loyalty to...
Forum: Are You An Employee Of Blockbuster? March 10th, 2012, 06:25 PM
Replies: 52
Views: 9,639
Posted By Glass Half Empty
Even if this was just the bundle payout, based on...

Even if this was just the bundle payout, based on what the 4 managers at my store (including myself) got paid and what others at another store in my district got-EVERY single person thinks they got...
Forum: Are You An Employee Of Blockbuster? March 9th, 2012, 02:30 PM
Replies: 52
Views: 9,639
Posted By Glass Half Empty
Breaking it up into 2-3 paychecks?? You're joking...

Breaking it up into 2-3 paychecks?? You're joking right.....
Forum: Are You An Employee Of Blockbuster? February 29th, 2012, 01:40 PM
Replies: 49
Views: 9,353
Posted By Glass Half Empty
I really don't understand how BBVManager can...

I really don't understand how BBVManager can actually still be on here gloating how the company will still have stores at the end of the year. They are closing 7 in my area after they closed 5 or...
Forum: Are You An Employee Of Blockbuster? February 28th, 2012, 12:53 PM
Replies: 49
Views: 9,353
Posted By Glass Half Empty
Too little too late for us....

Too little too late for us....
Forum: News February 28th, 2012, 05:39 AM
Replies: 36
Views: 17,034
Posted By Glass Half Empty
We've had several long time online customers who...

We've had several long time online customers who have come in last week to tell us they canceled because it is taking forever for BBV to sent them a movie-not days but weeks- and nothing is...
Forum: Are You An Employee Of Blockbuster? February 28th, 2012, 05:32 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 5,885
Posted By Glass Half Empty
It's all nice and good but if you leave 1 store...

It's all nice and good but if you leave 1 store for roughly 150,000 people as they did in my neck of the woods and don't signifigantly bump up it's buys-8 copies of J. Edgar, 12 Drives and they...
Forum: News February 23rd, 2012, 01:53 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 17,034
Posted By Glass Half Empty
Why pull the bandaid off slowly???? So after all...

Why pull the bandaid off slowly???? So after all the Feb, March and April closings, they'll be down to 1,000 stores. Might as well close them all now.
Forum: News February 21st, 2012, 04:12 AM
Replies: 36
Views: 17,034
Posted By Glass Half Empty
Wink No sane people want the pickles-even at 30% off....

No sane people want the pickles-even at 30% off. I was just trying to ask a serious question to see if anyone knew about the newest round of closures that came down last week and yes, I know all the...
Forum: News February 20th, 2012, 07:17 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 17,034
Posted By Glass Half Empty
BBVStoreManager and Johnlow both said their...

BBVStoreManager and Johnlow both said their stores were not closing.
Forum: Are You An Employee Of Blockbuster? February 19th, 2012, 04:07 AM
Replies: 100
Views: 21,618
Posted By Glass Half Empty
So I guess as a DM you really need to visit the...

So I guess as a DM you really need to visit the stores in your district and not just say you did and pencil whip paperwork for a visit that lasted 20 minutes but the DM would put down that it took...
Forum: Are You An Employee Of Blockbuster? February 18th, 2012, 05:23 PM
Replies: 43
Views: 8,508
Posted By Glass Half Empty
As of today, no store in my district even had 15...

As of today, no store in my district even had 15 much less 50. We were told this weekend that if stores don't sign up enough TAs through the end of next weekend that corporate will discontinue any TA...
Forum: Are You An Employee Of Blockbuster? February 16th, 2012, 11:55 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 2,837
Posted By Glass Half Empty
We are still getting the "go ahead" store's...

We are still getting the "go ahead" store's info-like they didn't hit their "quota" of closing stores with the first go round and threw some in last minute. Also, customers are telling us they have...
Forum: Are You An Employee Of Blockbuster? February 16th, 2012, 04:30 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 2,837
Posted By Glass Half Empty
Then how are they determining who stays open...

Then how are they determining who stays open cause my store was profitable with dirt cheap rent-when your lease is up you're gone. Even if your lease isn't up they will still close stores-my store's...
Forum: Are You An Employee Of Blockbuster? February 9th, 2012, 06:39 PM
Replies: 78
Views: 14,168
Posted By Glass Half Empty
This just in- the new payout date is the 12th of...

This just in- the new payout date is the 12th of Never....
Forum: Are You An Employee Of Blockbuster? February 8th, 2012, 07:24 PM
Replies: 78
Views: 14,168
Posted By Glass Half Empty
The 100 TA a week goal or the daily revenue...

The 100 TA a week goal or the daily revenue goal-neither one is getting hit at my store.
Forum: Are You An Employee Of Blockbuster? February 8th, 2012, 06:38 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 5,925
Posted By Glass Half Empty
They are dumping all kinds of stuff on the...

They are dumping all kinds of stuff on the closing stores- we just got over 20,000 online movies to sell that will be a theft nightmare...if you think working at a "go forward" store is becoming...
Forum: Are You An Employee Of Blockbuster? February 3rd, 2012, 04:02 AM
Replies: 78
Views: 14,168
Posted By Glass Half Empty
I'm not taking the time at all-if they buy...

I'm not taking the time at all-if they buy something or return their rental and their account already has an email-the barcode gets scanned. I haven't asked 1 person for their e-mail and don't plan...
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