Bloomingdale's
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www.bloomingdales.com New York, NY 5000+ Employees

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Helping with merchandising, CLIENTELLING, putting clothes away

Specialist (Former Employee)
New York, NY

Prosyou have the opportunity to make a lot of money working off of commission, the hours are short if you are night and weekend, the managers are not always on top of you, the discount

ConsVery cutthroat and competitive on the selling floor.
They rarely promote from within

Advice to Senior ManagementListen to your employees because they know the customer best, Give your employees better feedback so that they can move up in the company if they are interested in doing so.

Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend

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    A Library - Everything Sold Is Returned After It Is Used

    Full Time Selling Professional (Former Employee)
    New York, NY

    I worked at Bloomingdale's


    Pros: Good discounts - especially on the black uniform you need to wear everyday Good location Some nice… Cons: The lack of a sensible return policy which the customers take unfair advantage of. After the wedding, bar mitzvah, New Year's Eve, the customer… Advice to Senior Management: Put a limit on the returns and adjustments. Set a base salary with lower commission so people aren't working for nothing on slow days.… More
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    Not A Good Place To Work For Career Advancement

    (Former Employee)
    Newport Beach, CA

    I worked at Bloomingdale's


    Pros: 1. Flexibility with scheduling is great. Always willing to work around your needs. 2.Great Employee Discounts… Cons: 1.Management (especially the executives) seem to only acknowledge their favorite associates 2.FAVORITISM is a major flaw with this store it is always the same people getting… Advice to Senior Management: Fair judgeship of employees, giving negative feedback does not motivate anyone.ADR scoring, PROMOTING THE RIGHT PEOPLE. Improving dress code - ideal image… No, I would not recommend this company to a friend More
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