Banana Republic

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too much pressure on selling the store credit card!

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Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
Current Employee - Anonymous Employee

I have been working at Banana Republic part-time

Pros

easy tasks, most customers are nice, co workers are nice as well

Cons

Managers expect you to open new credit cards every day even though most people do not want to. Managers pressure the employees too much.

Advice to ManagementAdvice

Promote internally. The people that have been working there longer know the business better than people that are being hired for management from stores like target and sears.

Doesn't Recommend
Negative Outlook

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    They only care about the numbers

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    Former Employee - Sales Associate in Chicago, IL
    Former Employee - Sales Associate in Chicago, IL

    I worked at Banana Republic part-time (more than 3 years)

    Pros

    Made some of my best friends. Great discount. Bettered my Spanish.

    Cons

    Managers under stress created stressful situation for associates, micro-managed associates. Horrible pay, horrendous raises.

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    I understand it's numbers driven business but one must use their common sense and see talented associates. Listen to feedback from the sales associates, they're on the floor and work directly with the company. You say so yourself, "They're the face of the company."

    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO
  2. 1 person found this helpful  

    you really dont want to work here

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    Current Employee - Sales Associate in Seattle, WA
    Current Employee - Sales Associate in Seattle, WA

    I have been working at Banana Republic part-time (more than 3 years)

    Pros

    there arent many other than the awesome discount

    Cons

    they underpay and dont really give commission, the commission is almost impossible to achieve.

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    invest more in your employees

    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO
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