Being a buyer goes far beyond looking at cool specs and whipping out a corporate card to pay for a bevy of fine looking frames. When we chatted with Elise Buchholz, the buyer for DiscountGlasses.com, we learned that your math game needs to be sharp and you need a firm "no" to handle a lot of the sales reps peddling their wares. Being a buyer, she tells us, isn't anything like a day at the mall. Here's what Elise had to say about curating our inventory, her favorite smell, and why she won't ever shave her head.
We often have photo shoots outside, but we can assure you that everything it takes to get the perfect shot is anything but a walk in the park. Don't get us wrong—this is the stuff we love to do, but it takes a whole lot more than snapping a few images and calling it a day.