• 'It's a blur': A former Best Buy employee reveals what it's really like to work retail on Black Friday

    29 days ago - By Business Insider

    The day after Thanksgiving is one of the biggest shopping days in retail.
    Shoppers clamor for bargains in-store every year to save big on items like TVs and video games.
    But for retail workers, it can be a hectic affair.
    Here's what Black Friday was like for a former Best Buy sales associate.
    "Black Friday" is no term of endearment, especially for the people who have to work in retail that day. To call it the most hectic day in retail is an understatement.
    To get a better sense for what it's really like to work retail on Black Friday, we asked a former Best Buy sales associate who handled...
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  • We drove the $46,000 Subaru Ascent to see if it's one of the best family SUVs money can buy - here's the verdict

    We drove the $46,000 Subaru Ascent to see if it's one of the best family SUVs money can buy - here's the verdict

    1 month ago - By Business Insider

    Editorial note: Business Insider will name its 2018 Car of the Year on Monday, November 19. Each day this week, we're taking another look at the five vehicles that were runners-up that were selected from a pool of 15 finalists. Earlier this week, we featured the 2018 Lincoln Navigator , the 2018 Ferrari 812 Superfast, and the Jaguar I-PACE. Today, our featured runner-up is the 2019 Subaru Ascent.
    The Subaru Ascent midsize crossover SUV is all new for 2019.
    The Ascent is Subaru 's first attempt at a midsize SUV since the disappointing Tribeca was discontinued in 2014.
    Subaru's new SUV will...
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