Advance America

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A reliable yet stressful job

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  • Senior Management
  • Culture & Values
  • Career Opportunities
Current Employee - Customer Service Representative  in  Port Saint Lucie, FL
Current Employee - Customer Service Representative in Port Saint Lucie, FL

Pros

Consistent full time hours, good security measures for employes, Gaining a lot of experience dealing with money, checks, and banking related activities.

Cons

Dealing with large amounts of money, mandatory working Friday and Saturday, frequently working alone from open to close, no bonus incentive for customer service representatives for meeting budget every month; only managers and higher ups receive bonus's.

Advice to ManagementAdvice

No matter how busy or slow the store might be there should always be two people working at all times for both effective teamwork and personal safety.

Doesn't Recommend
Neutral Outlook
No opinion of CEO

Other reviews for Advance America

  1.  

    First job after a year of unemployment - got me used to having a schedule again.

    • Comp & Benefits
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Former Employee - Assistant Manager  in  Milwaukee, WI
    Former Employee - Assistant Manager in Milwaukee, WI

    Pros

    My shift started late enough to get my kids off to school; it's an easy job, not demanding at all, not much thinking required. The manager I worked with was amazing and I was happy to see her each day.

    Cons

    It's very much an entry-level, revolving door job; employees are treated like numbers; doesn't pay enough to pay my bills; no room for advancement, professional growth, or sharing of ideas and suggestions. The store is a very bare-bones operation. Very repititious and boring, no challenges. Mileage reimbursement didn't even compensate the cost of starting my car up (25-cents per mile)

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    I felt like I didn't matter in the scheme of things. The pay was low, the PPO health insurance was so expensive, mileage reimbursed at 25-cents per mile. Really? Have you seen the cost of gas?

    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    No opinion of CEO
  2. 1 person found this helpful  

    My experience overall was a positive expericence

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    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Former Employee - Regional Director of Operations  in  Indianapolis, IN
    Former Employee - Regional Director of Operations in Indianapolis, IN

    Pros

    Making a difference in coaching employees to meet career goals

    Cons

    disconnect between management and field level operations

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    incorporate small company family values at the corporate level.

    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO
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