Creative Channel Services

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Creative Channel Services Reviews

Updated July 5, 2014
Updated July 5, 2014
24 Reviews

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    Former Employee - Retail Specialist  in  Daytona Beach, FL
    Former Employee - Retail Specialist in Daytona Beach, FL

    I worked at Creative Channel Services part-time for less than a year

    Pros

    Flexible schedule. A company with full advancement!

    Cons

    Nothing! Keep on doing what you're doing.

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Nothing!

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO
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    I currently oversee 68 large retail big box stores.

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    Current Employee - Safety Manager  in  Oak Park, MI
    Current Employee - Safety Manager in Oak Park, MI

    I have been working at Creative Channel Services full-time for more than 5 years

    Pros

    I love enter acting with the customer and given them great customer service.

    Cons

    dealing with something unrule customers.

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    I am a mid level Regional Safety Manger, therefore I am always given feed back to my senior managers about advice how we can do things better in the field.

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
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    Amazing! Best company I've worked for yet!

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    Current Employee - Retail Specialist  in  Daytona Beach, FL
    Current Employee - Retail Specialist in Daytona Beach, FL

    I have been working at Creative Channel Services part-time for less than a year

    Pros

    I get to work in my favorite field of study, which is technology! Great pay, great opportunity!

    Cons

    No cons what so ever!

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    No advice! Keep it up guys!

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO
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  5. 1 person found this helpful  

    Decent Supplemental Cash, if you are central to your designated area.

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    Current Employee - Field Marketing Representative  in  Los Angeles, CA
    Current Employee - Field Marketing Representative in Los Angeles, CA

    I have been working at Creative Channel Services part-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    Worked here since 2011.
    Great for student looking for an easy dollar that you work to your schedule. As a student you cant really get that kind of flexibility doing anything else. A great move from standard retail you are seen as a professional and a person with knowledge. You have to want to help customer and the brand.

    Cons

    No compensation for using my own gear. Used my own SD cards, car,oil,phone, computer,gps you name it it was out of my pocket. I would drive upto 200 miles in day of work.

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Keep the client happy make sure they know what they are getting. Keeping them involved is important but make sure they dont take advantage of them. Some clients think they are the direct bosses and try to make you do things outside of the description. Management needs better communication skill at the lower level. The National managers are your best contact. I would always go straight to them.

    Recommends
    Negative Outlook
    No opinion of CEO
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    An acceptable flexible job for the short run

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    Former Employee - Field Representative
    Former Employee - Field Representative

    I worked at Creative Channel Services part-time for less than a year

    Pros

    Some flexibility with hours, pay per hour was nice, seasonal sales competition was nice

    Cons

    Inconsistent hours, not paid for all travel

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    keep in touch with your reps, give more consistent hours per month.

    No opinion of CEO
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    A once great company losing all its Clients

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    Former Employee - Brand Ambassor, Retail Trainer
    Former Employee - Brand Ambassor, Retail Trainer

    I worked at Creative Channel Services part-time for more than a year

    Pros

    Ability to make your own schedule. decent pay.

    Cons

    No benefits or travel time. passive agressive management. lack of training. No bonuses and little to no advancement possibility.

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    More trainings and training materials needed. Show that you LOVE the clients you represent. There is no positive reinforcement in this job. When you do a good job, reward your employees. You will get better employees that way

    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO
  8. 1 person found this helpful  

    Another day another dollar

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    Current Employee - Assisted Sales Representative  in  San Diego, CA
    Current Employee - Assisted Sales Representative in San Diego, CA

    I have been working at Creative Channel Services part-time for less than a year

    Pros

    Great as supplemental income
    Flexible hours

    Cons

    Admin reports on Cognistix are tedious

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Go over upon hire the program expectations, the recruiters may not tell you that the program already started so if the recruiter says 8 week program but the program is already 3 weeks in, manager needs to go over again program details and times

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No opinion of CEO
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    part time/seasonal

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    Current Employee - Canon Assisted Sales Representative  in  Porter Ranch, CA
    Current Employee - Canon Assisted Sales Representative in Porter Ranch, CA

    I have been working at Creative Channel Services as a contractor for less than a year

    Pros

    good hourly pay, really give you everything you need, always a phone call away, every night you fill in what you sold (so take notes!)

    Cons

    only was a seasonal job, once a week (i think it was) you had to call in the morning meeting and sign in,

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    keep up the work

    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO
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    Getting the Most out of employees while paying as little as possible

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    Current Employee - Field Marketing Representative  in  San Francisco, CA
    Current Employee - Field Marketing Representative in San Francisco, CA

    I have been working at Creative Channel Services part-time for less than a year

    Pros

    Some scheduling flexiblitiy
    Learning and sharing about all the latest electronic devices
    Good supplemental income for retirees or students

    Cons

    The best programs will require weekend work
    Not fairly compensated for your administrative/reporting time
    Not compensated for use of your own vehicle and home office and supplies
    CCS call employees for "opportunities" that make no sense for example
    they want you to visit 10 sites and earn $15 an hour. But you are to spend 1 hour per site. Visit 10 sites you will earn $150. The problem is your sites are all over the place you will burn a full tank of gas without compensation. After your costs you will earn less than $100 after taxes.

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Corporate greed is not good. Your treatment of field reps is unconscionable. If corporations are people, our society is doomed.

    Doesn't Recommend
    No opinion of CEO
  11. 1 person found this helpful  

    I have done a few assignments, but overall this is a good position if you are flexible and motivated.

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    Current Employee - ASR  in  Orlando, FL
    Current Employee - ASR in Orlando, FL

    I have been working at Creative Channel Services part-time for more than a year

    Pros

    Weekend schedules, good training and reliable systems if you do your assignments and as you are instructed.

    Cons

    Weekends are the mainstay of most work, and often changes are last minute. You must be flexible and able to make changes as necessary, since most are client demands.

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    n/a

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

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