Borders
2.9 of 5 414 reviews
www.bordersgroupinc.com Ann Arbor, MI 5000+ Employees

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I miss it....

Cafe Seller (Former Employee)
Chicago, IL

I worked at Borders

ProsGreat team
Great customers
Pay was ok

ConsLack of hours
Lack of growth
Snobby customers
Store closing

Advice to Senior ManagementMaybe yall should pay attention to more of the employee concerns if you are worried about numbers in the store. Most of our customers were returning customers so that whole Border Rewards percentage calculation was bs!

Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend

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Run. Run very far away and don't look back!

Bookseller (Former Employee)
Chicago, IL

I worked at Borders


Pros: merchandise discount some great co-workers getting to see all the new book… Cons: incompetent management hostile work environment no chance for advancement no recognition for a… Advice to Senior Management: Give it up. Borders died years ago, even before Greg J. (former CEO) finished destroying it.… No, I would not recommend this company to a friend More

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An alright place to work. Unless you need a day off.

Bookseller (Current Employee)
Rogers, AR

I have been working at Borders


Pros: Pay is pretty good, and you get a decent discount.… Cons: It's difficult to get time off. Advice to Senior Management: Give your workers the time off they need More

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