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it was pretty good

Anonymous Employee (Current Employee)

Prosmanagers are easy going

i like the smell of books and coffee

Consfavoritism among "certain employees"

be ready for customers to be very dumb on the simplest of things

Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend

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    I have been working at Barnes & Noble full-time for less than a year


    Pros: - Great Store Manager and colleagues - Better than minimum-wage pay, direct deposited… Cons: - Non-existent medical benefits - BARELY better than minimum-wage pay - Ridiculous adherence to golden… Advice to Senior Management: You CANNOT compete with Amazon. So stop trying. Do you, boo-boo. Using scanners and bookselling tools that are twenty years old while trying to keep… More
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    money does not own my soul

    Bookseller (Current Employee)
    Naperville, IL

    I have been working at Barnes & Noble part-time for less than a year


    Pros: employee discount, friendly coworkers and some management, pleasant atmosphere, good… Cons: troubles with flexibility of schedule, some management, rude clientele, micro-management, no respect for some employees, lack… Advice to Senior Management: LISTEN TO YOUR EMPLOYEES DURING THEIR INTERVIEWS. Stop killing trees with needless paperwork, get on the ball and listen when an employee has to reschedule.… No, I would not recommend this company to a friend More
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