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The only job in retail I enjoyed

Former Employee - Bookseller in Buford, GA
Former Employee - Bookseller in Buford, GA

I worked at Barnes & Noble part-time (more than 3 years)

Pros

Great work environment, great management, great co-workers

Cons

Difficulties obtaining a raise as a seasonal part time employee

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  1. good for a starter job

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    Current Employee - Bookseller in Phoenix, AZ
    Current Employee - Bookseller in Phoenix, AZ

    I have been working at Barnes & Noble part-time (more than 3 years)

    Pros

    flexible schedule - was easily able to finish school and maintain employment. Great co-workers - really almost all became close friends.

    Cons

    Lower salaries, typical retail job otherwise. it is helpful to have an external interest in books to make recommendations.

    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO
  2. Part-Time Bookseller

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    Former Employee - Bookseller in Los Angeles, CA
    Former Employee - Bookseller in Los Angeles, CA

    I worked at Barnes & Noble part-time (more than 3 years)

    Pros

    This is a great place to work if you like books. I worked here as a part-time bookseller for several years while attending school. If you work full time and are good at your job, there are advancement opportunities. They're pretty good about raises. Very flexible scheduling.

    Cons

    Relatively low pay at first. Stores sometimes close, and you have to try to find a new job at another of their stores.

    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO
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