Borders
2.9 of 5 431 reviews
www.bordersgroupinc.com Ann Arbor, MI 5000+ Employees

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Was a great company at one time

Anonymous Employee (Former Employee)
New York, NY

Prosgreat people, good coffee and books!

ConsHired all non-industry people for upper management

Advice to Senior ManagementBooks are not groceries

No, I would not recommend this company to a friend – I'm not optimistic about the outlook for this company

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    Great company, too bad it is gone

    Senior Programmer Analyst (Former Employee)
    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. No, I would not recommend this company to a friend – I'm not optimistic about the outlook for this company… More
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    Low pay and out of business but I loved that job

    Borders Books (Former Employee)
    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… Cons: They went out of business and the low pay. Advice to Senior Management: They were great. I have no advice for them. No, I would not recommend this company to a friend – I'm not optimistic about the outlook for this company… More
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