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Sears Chairman of the Board, Chief Executive Officer Edward S. Lampert
Edward S. Lampert
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  • Great if also being a caretaker to my mother.

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    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Retail Sales Consultant in Titusville, FL
    Former Employee - Retail Sales Consultant in Titusville, FL
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    Positive Outlook

    I worked at Sears part-time (More than 10 years)

    Pros

    It is a nice family oriented big business

    Cons

    too low a pay with the cost of living going up.

    Advice to Management

    increase the base pay as it is not good if we have no customers.


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    Sales Associate Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Pittsburgh, PA
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Easy Interview

    Application

    I applied online. The process took 1 day. I interviewed at Sears (Pittsburgh, PA).

    Interview

    Low Stress, the management was making sure that you were competent to ring out items and give the correct change back, beyond a few basic interview questions there wasn't anything special about the interview

    Interview Questions

    • How trustworthy are you to be able to work your shifts and be on time for them?   1 Answer

Sears Awards & Accolades

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Best Places to Work for LGBT Equality , Human Rights Campaign, 2010
Top 200 World's Most Reputable Companies , Forbes, 2009
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Additional Info

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Website www.searshc.com
Headquarters Hoffman Estates, IL
Size 5000+ Employees
Founded 1886
Type Company - Public (SHLD)
Industry Retail
Revenue $10+ billion (USD) per year

I say retail, you say real estate giant. Time will tell for Sears Holdings, the corporation created by the acquisition of troubled department store operator Sears, Roebuck and Co. by Kmart Holding Corp. The megamerger created one of the nation's largest retailers with about 4,000 stores in North America. Though it has since lost ground, the holding company steers the varied retail operations of Sears (about 840 US department stores) and Kmart (about 1,300 discount outlets), which continue to operate separately under their familiar brand names. Sears Holdings also owns ... More

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