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What's The Most Annoying Misconception About Retail Workers?

The unsung heroes of the world.

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Some people assume you're unintelligent or simpleminded because you work a pink-collar job.

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Maybe you actually like working with people in the store. Or maybe you're working retail to get yourself through school.


Other people think your sole responsibility is to straighten things up after customers tear through the store.

I work retail, I fix a table of clothes that was a mess, I leave it alone for 2 minutes, I come back, and...

You are not their parent.