Associates didn't make commission, but I would make a game out of it because big sales meant Starbucks gift cards from my manager." Brooke: "Horny teenage boys loved to come in and bother us -- they'd pose for photos groping the half-naked plastic mannequins and try to steal their wings.One time, a 14-year-old boy who could barely see over the cash wrap informed me he wanted to buy lingerie for his 'future wife' because I looked just like her.
I enjoyed chatting with these men about what they thought was hot, or what their girlfriends liked, or what the special occasion was.
It was awkward and pissed a lot of shoppers off -- I can't say I blame them. " Brooke: "A lot of foreigners would agree to open Angel Cards after we sold them on all the coupons they'd subsequently get in the mail.
Many of them didn't speak English and I'd wonder if they knew what they were signing up for.
Cleaning up after adults isn't in the job description and it felt degrading.
I'm now overly conscious as a shopper to re-hang anything I ever try on." Julie: "Victoria's Secret is a high-end store, so it does attract some elitist clientele.