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

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

Supervisor (Former Employee)
Saint Louis, MO

ProsGreat coworkers and a fun environment

ConsCompany failed financially under poor leadership

Advice to Senior ManagementThe company should have joined the ereader/ebook game earlier without teaming up with Amazon

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

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    Good retail job

    Bookseller/Barista (Former Employee)
    Solon, OH

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


    Pros: Great coworkers, lots of interesting and educated customers. New conversation every day.… Cons: Too much corporate control of things that could have been handled… Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend – I'm not optimistic about the outlook for this company… More
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    It was fun while it lasted.

    Anonymous Employee (Former Employee)

    I worked at Borders


    Pros: You could see the end coming. Cons: the employee experience varied wildly by store. Advice to Senior Management: Next time employees make suggestions on how to improve your… No, I would not recommend this company to a friend More
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