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Good money for part time college kid!

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Current Employee - Hostess  in  Lynnwood, WA
Current Employee - Hostess in Lynnwood, WA

Pros

Good money because you get checks every 2 weeks and about a $100 in cash a week for tips. If you like working on your feet and meeting new people this job will be great for you! Also you don't need experience to work here, just adequate hours and a good score on a personality test. Start as an inexperienced host and leave as an experienced server! Great way to get into the restaurant business! I only work weekends (fri-sun) during school and still get 20-25 hours. Its also easy to increase hours as well.

Cons

Its hard to get weekends off since that's when its most busy. Also the servers get grumpy if you sit them too many tables. Double shifts are exhausting since they make you work two 5-6 hour shifts in one day with a break between...

Recommends
Neutral Outlook
No opinion of CEO

Other reviews for Applebee's

  1.  

    Overall Satisfied, but could be better

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    Current Employee - Food Server  in  San Dimas, CA
    Current Employee - Food Server in San Dimas, CA

    Pros

    Great place to make quick cash and work with good friendly people

    Cons

    inability for management to effectively review and rate employees. Dis-unification of command.

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No opinion of CEO
  2.  

    I hated working there

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    Current Employee - Server  in  Stafford, TX
    Current Employee - Server in Stafford, TX

    Pros

    It was my first serving job, so it was easy to learn

    Cons

    The list goes on, overall, do not work here. But hey, it could have just been the location I was at.

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Don't be racist, don't put people down, do your job.

    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO
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