Ambassador College Bookstores
3.2 of 5 4 reviews
sourceone.ambassadorbookstores.com Melville, NY 50 to 149 Employees

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Updated Mar 11, 2014

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Gary Herald


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Good Company to work for

Account Executive (Current Employee)
South Farmingdale, NY

I have been working at Ambassador College Bookstores full-time for more than 10 years

ProsFlexible in time off, rewards employees for good reviews with their work and attitude

ConsI don't have any complaints at this time

Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend – I'm optimistic about the outlook for this company

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It paid the bills --- barely

Anonymous Employee (Former Employee)

I worked at Ambassador College Bookstores full-time

Prosgreat coworkers, easy commute, job was easy

Consrampant nepotism, expensive medical, antiquated computers, mandatory unpaid overtime

Advice to Senior ManagementStop hiding in the office and observe what happens in the trenches. Some presence and appreciation goes a long way.

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Part-time employee, requires heavy lifting in bookstores ocassionally

Anonymous Employee (Former Employee)

I worked at Ambassador College Bookstores part-time for more than a year

ProsPaid on time, hours available often

ConsEarly mornings ocassionally, around 5am depending on how busy the day will be.

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Ambassador College Bookstores

Account Executive (Current Employee)
South Farmingdale, NY

I have been working at Ambassador College Bookstores

ProsFlexible place to work; child care issues Drs. appts etc Quick response for time off requests. Friendly people, suggestions and ideas taken seriously.

ConsBelow average pay and salary increases. 401k not matched.

Advice to Senior ManagementDo more to motivate employees.
1. Courtesy work from home day (Quarterly)
2. Extra day off for birthday (to be taken during non-busy time)
3. 401k matching (maximum percentage to be determined)
4. Annual cost of living increase 3%
5. Compensation time for inventory when it falls on the weekend
6. Standardized scheduled salary increases (every six months) based on seniority
7. Columbus Day as a recognized holiday
8. Matching Gifts Program

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