Bath & Body Works Reviews

Updated July 28, 2015
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Bath & Body Works CEO Nick Coe
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Pros
  • Lots of free products& generous discount (in 73 reviews)

  • Great Products - you'll get a lot of free samples (in 65 reviews)

Cons
  • Call in shifts (What an abusive tactic) I have seen employees have nothing but (in 129 reviews)

  • Your work life balance is awful (in 44 reviews)

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  1. Fun place to work

    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee in Houston, TX
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee in Houston, TX

    I worked at Bath & Body Works (Less than a year)

    Pros

    Good discounts at a number of stores. Easy product to sell. Fun staff. Always busy during Holidays so you can work plenty of hours. Great place to work part time.

    Cons

    No cons for a part time job.


  2. Store manager

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I have been working at Bath & Body Works

    Recommends
    No opinion of CEO
    Recommends
    No opinion of CEO

    Pros

    Great place to work! Fun and rewarding

    Cons

    Competitive, work life balance, number based to meet quotas


  3. Fun

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    Former Employee - Sales Lead
    Former Employee - Sales Lead

    I worked at Bath & Body Works

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    Pros

    It's was a fun place to work. Holiday time was always my favorite, fast paced.

    Cons

    None that I can remember. Great management and leadership confrences several times a year.


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  5. Sales Associate

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I worked at Bath & Body Works part-time

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    Pros

    Great management who encourage associates to strive to be the top store in a district

    Cons

    Redundant about maximizing sales


  6. Sales Associate, fmr Sales Lead

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I have been working at Bath & Body Works part-time

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    Pros

    Great company- take care of their employees

    Cons

    Company has changes very frequenty


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    It's retail no matter where you work

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I have been working at Bath & Body Works

    Recommends
    Negative Outlook
    Recommends
    Negative Outlook

    Pros

    Great benefits for full time employees Great pay for part time sales Great discounts

    Cons

    It's retail No weekends off Holidays are long

    Advice to Management

    My advice to corporate is come to a real store to see just how long it takes for preparing and executing a floor set. You have to take into account new employees, floor coverage the day of and the day after.


  8. Sales Associate

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    Current Employee - Sales Associate in Houston, TX
    Current Employee - Sales Associate in Houston, TX

    I have been working at Bath & Body Works

    Recommends
    Recommends

    Pros

    great managers, fun place to work at, great co workers

    Cons

    hours, call in shifts and not steady hours


  9. Floorset Associate

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    Current Employee - Floorset Associate in Aurora, CO
    Current Employee - Floorset Associate in Aurora, CO

    I have been working at Bath & Body Works part-time (Less than a year)

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No opinion of CEO
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    Pros

    Easy work if you are organized and good at lifting, setting up tables, etc. Everyone is very nice and it's nice to work after hours because you don't have to deal with customers.

    Cons

    Lifting can get tiring and the shift is a little late in the day (6pm-12am) so that may be a downside for others.

    Advice to Management

    None.


  10. seasonal black friday

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    Former Employee - Unemployed in Charlotte, NC
    Former Employee - Unemployed in Charlotte, NC

    I worked at Bath & Body Works

    Recommends
    Recommends

    Pros

    great atmosphere, employees and managers are awesome, discounts

    Cons

    only get to work a few hours per day, pay of course minimum wage


  11. Co-Manager

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    Former Employee - Co-Manager in Tulare, CA
    Former Employee - Co-Manager in Tulare, CA

    I worked at Bath & Body Works full-time (More than a year)

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No opinion of CEO
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    Pros

    Great leadership opportunity You learn a lot of really useful tools and business acumen With the right team, they feel like family and you are able to have great work relationships Paid very well for

    Cons

    Horrible work/life balance NOT for people who have families Little room for advancement Bonus opportunities are next to impossible to obtain



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