16 Experiences You Will Have Whilst Working In Retail

When you get a new job in retail it’s all very exciting, the discounts of clothing, the constant new stock and the fact that everyone is very forgiving that it’s your first week. However,  your enthusiasm and tolerance goes out the door very quickly as the reality of these experiences makes you want to quit and start all over again…

1) The feeling you get everytime you walk into the backroom and know this will be the most organised it will ever be

The feeling you get everytime you walk into the backroom and know this will be the most organised it will ever be

2) The feeling when you spend over an hour with a customer and they decide not to buy anything

The feeling when you spend over an hour with a customer and they decide not to buy anything

3) When a new casual starts

when a new casual starts

4) When a customer tells you how bad your product is

When a customer tells you how bad your product is

5) You’ve thought about responding with this line…

If only it was as easy as this

6) But you know, if all else fails

If all else fails, at you know to just smile

7) When you constantly have too greet customers, and you feeling like saying

Constantly greeting customers with how they are in the morning, then gradually giving up by the afternoon

8) And no one asks you how you were doing

Constantly asking people how are you doing when they enter the store but no one ever asks you back

9) This is how you feel towards customers when they enter the store 2 minutes before closing time or when a customer leaves the change rooms like this

When a customer leaves the change room like this and you wonder if they leave their clothes like that at home too

How you feel towrads customers when they enter the store 2 minutes before closing time

10) When you finally get rid of that customer that’s been annoiying you for the last hour

When you finally get rid of that customer that's been annoiying you for the last hour

11) And when boxing day sales come around

And then boxing day comes

12) Or even worse, Christmas carols

When you spend nine hours a day listening to the same CD

13) This sums up your attitude at the end of the day

This sums up your attitude at the end of the day

14) and how you feel after spending after dealing with society

How you feel after spending after dealing with society

15) and finally when your boss and customers constanly remind you that the customer is always right

When your boss and customers constanly remind you that the customer is always right

Please comment and share if you’ve had similar experiences !

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