Everyone should have to work retail at some point, just so they learn not to treat retail employees like personal shoppers. All customer service jobs are pretty rough. There’s a layer of added stress working in customer service because not only is it frustrating, you’re forced to hide those frustrations as part of your job. The only place you can hide is in the break room, but that’s probably just for a tight 15 minutes. You just have to keep slogging through with a smile on your face as plastic as your name tag and hope you get to punch out before you punch your manager..