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Was a great company at one time

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Former Employee - Anonymous Employee  in  New York, NY
Former Employee - Anonymous Employee in New York, NY

I worked at Borders full-time for more than 10 years

Pros

great people, good coffee and books!

Cons

Hired all non-industry people for upper management

Advice to ManagementAdvice

Books are not groceries

Doesn't Recommend
Negative Outlook
No opinion of CEO

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    Great company, too bad it is gone

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    Former Employee - Senior Programmer Analyst  in  Ann Arbor, MI
    Former Employee - Senior Programmer Analyst in Ann Arbor, MI

    I worked at Borders full-time for more than a year

    Pros

    Lots of great, smart, well read people

    Cons

    Over priced store real estate and a hyper competitive market.

    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO
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    Low pay and out of business but I loved that job

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    Former Employee - Borders Books  in  Grand Junction, CO
    Former Employee - Borders Books in Grand Junction, CO

    I worked at Borders part-time for less than a year

    Pros

    It was one of the best jobs I've ever had. I loved the staff and management. It was fun working with the kids and around all the books.

    Cons

    They went out of business and the low pay.

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    They were great. I have no advice for them.

    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO
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