Honolulu (HawaiiNewsNow) - Going into a retail store, act like a customer, have a certain scenario, make sure salespeople meet a certain criteria.
Any age, any demographic
Must be able to write up narrative of visit
Have own transportation and Internet connection
Up to $25 per shop, including reimbursement
Less than 20 hours a week
Go online, fill out a profile, apply for certain shops.
She'll go through assign them on a case-by-case basis
For example, a shopper can't keep going to the same location
Shoppers are considered independent contractors, not employees
Criteria to watch for:
Greet or smile
Show you where the product is
Gesture with an open palm
Ask open-ended questions like "What are you looking for today?"
Given basket or cart when walking around?
Food quality (for restaurant)?