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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.

Other Employee Reviews for Borders

  1. 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
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO

    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 Management

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


  2. Good retail job

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    • Culture & Values
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    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Bookseller/Barista in Solon, OH
    Former Employee - Bookseller/Barista in Solon, OH
    Recommends
    Negative Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO

    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.


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