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Pawesome Place!

  • Work/Life Balance
  • Culture & Values
  • Career Opportunities
  • Comp & Benefits
  • Senior Management
Current Employee - Develobear in Saint Louis, MO
Current Employee - Develobear in Saint Louis, MO
Recommends
Approves of CEO

I have been working at Build-A-Bear full-time (Less than a year)

Pros

Great benefits, great work life balance, great respect for employees, a great opportunity to learn new things. They truly respect family values and have bent over backwards to accommodate my schedule to allow me to work and take care of my family.

Cons

The most meeting happy place I have ever worked. Often you can have 7 1/2 hours of meetings in one day!

Advice to Management

Not really anything to add....still love working here.

Other Employee Reviews for Build-A-Bear

  1. Too much politics & drama

    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Marketing in Saint Louis, MO
    Former Employee - Marketing in Saint Louis, MO
    Recommends
    Negative Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Build-A-Bear full-time (More than 3 years)

    Pros

    Fun product, creative environment, casual dress

    Cons

    Lots of big egos, harsh attitudes. Lack of respect.


  2. Unique start to retail

    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Assistant Workshop Manager in New York, NY
    Current Employee - Assistant Workshop Manager in New York, NY
    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I have been working at Build-A-Bear (More than 3 years)

    Pros

    You do a lot more than the usual day to day retail activities. The work itself can be a lot of fun to help kids and keep people smiling.

    Cons

    The hours are ridiculous. One week you're working 8 the next you're working 40 and there is zero consistency.


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