Banana Republic

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Good working environment and pleasant co-workers.

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

I worked at Banana Republic part-time (less than an year)

Pros

The management was upbeat and helpful with questions. Very positive environment working environment. Employees receive a 50% store discount- helpful with Banana Republic prices.

Cons

They really emphasize that you push the Banana Republic credit card on customers. I did not enjoy this aspect of selling as most customers (rightly) were not interested in another credit card but management would scold if you did not make a borderline annoying attempt to get the customer to sign up.

Recommends
Neutral Outlook
Approves of CEO

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    Former Employee - Sales Support in Miami, FL
    Former Employee - Sales Support in Miami, FL

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

    Pros

    Good place to get exposure in the world of retail; great atmosphere

    Cons

    Takes a while to move up

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO
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    Depends on who your GM is

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I have been working at Banana Republic full-time (more than 5 years)

    Pros

    Gained experience at merchandising, employee discount is okay

    Cons

    Depending on your GM you could be working for someone awesome or a completely inept loser like I was.

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Quit playing politics and hire an actual TALENT. Also, DMs don't know squat.

    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    No opinion of CEO
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