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Great company, shame mine closed.

Former Employee - Bookseller in Kennesaw, GA
Former Employee - Bookseller in Kennesaw, GA

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

Pros

Good atmosphere, pay came on time.

Cons

got slaughtered by amazon, should've jumped on ebooks sooner

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    I miss my job!

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    Current Employee - Inventory Processing Team in Annapolis, MD
    Current Employee - Inventory Processing Team in Annapolis, MD

    I have been working at Borders full-time (more than 5 years)

    Pros

    Great people! Got to read lots of books and talk to people about books.

    Cons

    The whole going out of business thing.

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Don't sell your online presence to amazon. Oh wait...

    Doesn't Recommend
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    Disapproves of CEO
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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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