Borders

www.bordersgroupinc.com
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Felt like family

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Former Employee - Barista in Southbury, CT
Former Employee - Barista in Southbury, CT

I worked at Borders part-time (more than 3 years)

Pros

Very understanding group of likeminded individuals

Cons

The company no longer exists.

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    Stability and enjoyment decreased drastically as the company made poor business decisions

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    Former Employee - Supervisor in Saint Louis, MO
    Former Employee - Supervisor in Saint Louis, MO

    I worked at Borders full-time (more than 3 years)

    Pros

    Great coworkers and a fun environment

    Cons

    Company failed financially under poor leadership

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    The company should have joined the ereader/ebook game earlier without teaming up with Amazon

    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO
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    Good retail job

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    Former Employee - Bookseller/Barista in Solon, OH
    Former Employee - Bookseller/Barista in Solon, OH

    I worked at Borders part-time (more than a year)

    Pros

    Great coworkers, lots of interesting and educated customers. New conversation every day. A great environment for bibliophiles. Good job for college kids or retirees.

    Cons

    Too much corporate control of things that could have been handled at a store level. Too slow to adapt to the internet.

    Recommends
    Negative Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO
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