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Black Friday

With Christmas fast approaching, today we had the joy of Black Friday. Though an American tradition, it has now worked its way across the pond to little old England meaning today every bargain hunter in the country travelled in hoards to see what they could grab at discount prices. Although I work in retail, I… Continue reading Black Friday

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The Price Of Vanity

Just before Christmas I went dress shopping. This might seem like nothing to some but to me it’s something I do very rarely. I went because of works annual Christmas party. Being a formal affair, I needed something nice to wear, and since I’ve lost weight recently, I was in need of something new. The… Continue reading The Price Of Vanity

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How To: Survive In Retail At Christmas.

Hello, and welcome to How To Wednesday. (On time this week.) Unless you have been living under a rock, you will know Christmas is fast approaching. If you are like me, you will have been celebrating from the moment you woke up on November the first. I’m a big kid who adores Christmas. From the… Continue reading How To: Survive In Retail At Christmas.

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Advice For The New Shop Assistant.

Today I decided to share some wisdom that I’ve accumulated over my years in the DDJ (Dreaded Day Job) As I’ve mentioned before, I work as a shop assistant so here are just a few tips to help anyone else starting out in the same career. If the manager says they want to talk to… Continue reading Advice For The New Shop Assistant.

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Happy Easter From A Shop Assistant.

As Easter Sunday approaches I’ve found myself spending more and more time at the DDJ (Dreaded Day Job). Writing has taken a back burner to earning the almighty pound. However, it did give me inspiration for this blog post. I’ve developed new amazement for the general public. As some may know, my DDJ is shop… Continue reading Happy Easter From A Shop Assistant.