Originally Posted by Indianashooter
Some times I give more than the amount due so I can get an even amount back. The last couple years all I get is a glazed face looking back at me.
When I was in high school, I work at a gas station (they weren't called convenience yet) and we rarely put the amount tendered in the register. All change was counted back from our head. Try that now and see what happens.
To be fair, nowadays everything goes into the register for transaction tracking, inventory management, etc...
I'd want employees capable of basic math, but I'd also want them using the POS system.