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Not bad for a first job, Management can be harsh

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Current Employee - Sales Associate  in  New York, NY
Current Employee - Sales Associate in New York, NY

I have been working at Brookstone part-time for less than a year

Pros

Money is ok compared to other places.
Interesting products.

Cons

Management can be harsh
You get tired on the floor.
A lot of customers come in and waste your time.

Advice to ManagementAdvice

Be less harsh and gave employees a chance to progress and stop cutting hours.

Recommends
Negative Outlook
No opinion of CEO

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    Good pay, Bad Customers

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    Former Employee - Sales Associate  in  Charlotte, NC
    Former Employee - Sales Associate in Charlotte, NC

    I worked at Brookstone part-time for less than a year

    Pros

    Good pay and benefits
    Fun items to sell
    Good product warranties

    Cons

    Customers are terrible
    Auditing is hellish

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Have district/area/regional managers who are in-tune with the store evnironment and not on the phone all the time.

    Recommends
    No opinion of CEO
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    BPP's will be sold on top of everything.

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    Former Employee - Second Assistant Manager  in  San Francisco, CA
    Former Employee - Second Assistant Manager in San Francisco, CA

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

    Pros

    -Awesome coworkers.
    -It's like Christmas when shipment comes in.

    Cons

    -8 hour shifts on your feet can get a little exhausting.

    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO
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