What It's Like to Work at Macy's


You know their famous red star emblem. You probably shop there either regularly or at least from time to time, and it is practically impossible to not get swept up in the fever of the holidays (that start earlier and earlier each year) without wondering what it is like to work at a large department store like Macy's.

How do those big crazy sales work and what does it take to be a Macy's employee?

To find out the answer to these questions and more, we went behind the scenes and talked with Sherry McCamley, a Cincinnati, Ohio-based, "on-call" employee at her local Macy's store.