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Jobs don’t grow on trees. Especially dream jobs. Especially jobs at EB Games.

For many, getting a job at EB Games is a way to translate a hobby into a career, to do work in an industry that they already love. But getting a job at EB Games isn’t easy.

Predicting the future is near impossible -- but that doesn‘t stop us all from having a red hot go. Human beings have been predicting the future since the beginning of history and the results range from the hilarious to the downright uncanny.

One thing all future predictions have in common: they‘re rooted in our current understanding of how the world works. It‘s difficult to escape that mindset. We have no idea how technology will evolve, so our ideas are connected to the technology of today.


Over the past few weeks, bargain hunters have been spoiled for choice with Black Friday, Cyber Monday and myriad Christmas-themed sales vying for our wallets' attention. Now, EB Games is getting in on the action with a mega sale of its own. Here are the best deals.


When EB Games took pre-orders for the Nintendo Mini NES Classic earlier this week, the website crashed under the sheer volume of traffic from eager buyers. This happened two days in a row, leaving a mob of angry customers in its wake. With all the hype around the classic console, you'd think EB Games would have expected the level of traffic to its online store and worked to ensure its website was reliable. We take a look at where EB Games might have gone wrong and what businesses can learn from this debacle.


If you managed to buy a Nintendo Classic Mini NES from EB Games today, you were definitely in the minority. The website crashed within minutes due to the surge in traffic which left many customers unable to complete their orders. (There was much wailing and gnashing of teeth.)

Fortunately, there's still one last chance to pick up the Nintendo NES Classic before Christmas. Here's what you need to know.


Need some new computer games to get you through the summer? EB Games is getting rid of its old stock just in time for Christmas with a brace of PC titles selling for a single dollar! The deal also extends to official strategy guides and PC accessories - including headsets, controllers and mice. Here are the links to all the best deals.


It's not long until Christmas and there's nothing quite like getting a shiny new console under your tree (or in your stocking, depending on foot size). If Microsoft's Xbox One has been on your mind, then EB Games' upcoming $298 deal for a 1TB unit, including Halo 5 and the Master Chief Collection, might be exactly what you need.


Data mining can provide fresh insights into your business, but how do you ensure you're identifying the right information and sharing it with the right people? The experience of games retailer EB Games offers some insights.


Target has 25 per cent off a second iTunes card from now until May 23. EB Games is running two $20 cards for $30 (which is a better deal than Target), but that's only a one-day special on Saturday May 19.